The following are the basic requirements for registration with the CMRTO:

  1. You must be able to speak and write either English or French with reasonable fluency, unless you are a labour mobility applicant and the out-of-province regulatory authority with which you are registered had language proficiency requirements for registration that are equivalent to the requirements of the CMRTO
  2. You must be a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada or authorized under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (Canada) to engage in the practice of the profession
  3. You must have successfully completed a course in jurisprudence set or approved by the CMRTO
  4. You must provide details of any of the following:
    • a finding of guilt for a criminal offence or of any offence related to the regulation of the practice of the profession
    • a current investigation involving an allegation of professional misconduct, incompetency or incapacity in Ontario in relation to another health profession, or in another jurisdiction in relation to the profession or another health profession
    • a finding of professional negligence or malpractice made against you
  5. You must not have been the subject of a finding of professional misconduct, incompetency or incapacity in relation to the profession or another health profession, either in Ontario or in another jurisdiction
  6. You must not currently be the subject of a proceeding involving an allegation of professional misconduct, incompetency or incapacity in relation to the profession or another health profession, either in Ontario or in another jurisdiction
  7. Your past and present conduct must afford reasonable grounds for the belief that you
    • will practise medical radiation technology with decency, honesty and integrity, and in accordance with the law,
    • do not have any quality or characteristic, including any physical or mental condition or disorder, that could affect your ability to practise medical radiation technology in a safe manner, and
    • will display an appropriate professional attitude
  8. You must pay the application fee and, if applicable, the evaluation fee

Essential Non-exemptible Registration Requirements

  1. Successful completion of a medical radiation technology program in the specialty which meets one of the following criteria:
    • offered in Ontario and listed in the registration regulation or offered in Ontario and approved by the CMRTO Council as equivalent to a listed Ontario program (approved programs in Ontario)
    • offered outside Ontario and approved by the CMRTO Council as equivalent to a listed ontario program (approved programs in Canada but outside Ontario)link to page with approved programs)
    • offered outside Ontario and considered by the Registration Committee to be substantially similar, but not equivalent, to a listed Ontario program (programs offered outside Canada)
  2. Successful completion of an examination set or approved by the CMRTO Council (the certifying examination of the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists or, in certain circumstances, the Ordre des technologues en imagerie medicale en radio-oncologie et en electrophysiologie medicale du Québec)
  3. Clinical practice in the specialty, or successful completion of a medical radiation technology program referred to above, within five years immediately before the application
  4. Payment of the required fees

You must meet each of the above requirements in the specialty for which you are applying (radiography, radiation therapy, nuclear medicine or magnetic resonance).

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