Applicant Information

Eligibility
Eligibility for SIPPA is determined by saskdocs and the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan.

If you wish to enquire about eligibility for SIPPA please contact saskdocs. SIPPA does not advise potential applicants regarding eligibility.

Application
Application to SIPPA is administered by saskdocs.

SIPPA does not accept any direct applications.

Return of Service Agreement
All SIPPA candidates must agree to a Return of Service Agreement as a condition of participation. Return of Service Agreements are administered by saskdocs.

Acceptance to SIPPA
A pass standing on the TDM examination (written January 2016 or later) is required for acceptance to SIPPA. You will be notified of your acceptance to SIPPA by the SIPPA Coordinator no later than 10 working days prior to the beginning of the SIPPA iteration to which you have been accepted.

Candidates accepted to SIPPA will be provided accommodation and a stipend while participating in the program (Orientation to Family Practice in Saskatchewan and Clinical Field Assessment).

Candidates participating in SIPPA are required to sign a SIPPA agreement for assessment.

Licensure
SIPPA is a practice ready assessment program. SIPPA does not provide licensure to practice medicine in Saskatchewan. Please contact the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan with any questions you may have regarding physician licensure in Saskatchewan.