NCSO® / NHSA™ 2021 Exam Schedule

**Please be advised that NCSO®/NHSA™ exams have moved to an online format.

To register for exams, you must submit your NCSO® / NHSA™ application for review first. Once your application is reviewed and approved, you can register.

During this transitionary period, you may submit your application in your NCSO®/NHSA™ portal. You will not see any exam dates posted there. Please periodically check the calendar below for course dates. When you are ready to write your exam, please email

Online exams will still follow a scheduled format.
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NCSO® / NHSA™ Exam Policy

If a candidate completes an exam unsuccessfully, they will be required to wait 90 days before reattempting the exam. A second unsuccessful attempt will result in a 12-month waiting period. After 3 consecutive unsuccessful attempts, the candidate will have to repeat all NCSO®/NHSA™ compulsory and elective courses and restart their application before being eligible to write the exam again. Each additional attempt costs $60 + GST for the National Exam and $40 + GST for the Provincial Exam. Any unsuccessful attempts in other provinces will not affect your status with the BCCSA.

NCSO® / NHSA™ 2021 Exam Schedule

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