National Knowledge Exam (Fall 2019)
Date: October 31 November 1, 2019
First Time Registrants:
IMPORTANT: If you are registering for the NKE for the first time, you must be a member of CPHR BC & Yukon and you must register here. Do not click on the Register button above.
First-time exam registration includes the mandatory CPHR Application Fee of $60.00 plus GST. This fee is applicable once per five-year term. If you fail to meet the degree requirement and/or experience requirement within five years of passing the NKE, the application will have failed and the fee will be charged again on any new application.
CPHR BC & Yukon is excited to announce that starting in the Fall of
2019, the National Knowledge Exam (NKE) will be moving to computer-based
This transition from paper to computers will give members security,
efficiency and convenience when writing the NKE and aligns the Association with
industry best practice.
CPHR Canada has partnered with Yardstick to offer members its exam delivery
software, Measure: a user-friendly and intuitive exam delivery
platform that is used by a wide variety of certification and licensure bodies
in Canada, the United States, and globally.
You must be a member of CPHR BC & Yukon to register for the CPHR National Knowledge Exam (NKE).
The NKE is held in June and November every year.
The exam fee is non-refundable if registration is cancelled after the registration deadline. Deferrals are possible with the approval of the provincial Registrar and are subject to a deferral fee. See the deferral form for details.
The registration deadline for the NKE is September 3, 2019. Late registrations will not be considered.
Additional Information requested from registered exam writers. Please see more details here.
Starting with the Fall 2019, NKE writers will have the flexibility to request one of the following time slots to write the exam – Thursday, October 31 at 9 a.m. or 1 p.m. or Friday, November 1 at 9 a.m. or 1 p.m. – at one of our designated locations in:
If you wish to write at another location in the province or outside of the province, contact Trish Andrea, CPHR Registrar or 604-694-6939. Please note that writers outside of Canada are required to write on November 1st at 9:00 am in their time zone.
The CPHR Registrar will confirm the exact location and time of your exam after all registrations have been received.
All pricing excludes applicable taxes. HST/GST # 119446714