Holders of a physiotherapist diploma or other title or certificate allowing the practice of the profession of physiotherapist or equivalent obtained outside a member country of the European Union or another country part of the agreement on the European Economic Area or the Principality of Andorra or the Swiss Confederation, can benefit from a partial exemption from schooling for obtaining the State diploma (DE) of physiotherapist, subject to success in selection tests.

There are 3 selection tests for by par the decree of September 2, 2015 related to the State diploma of physiotherapist (DE) :

  • an eligibility test;
  • two admission tests.

Admission to CEERRF is subject to two successive prerequisites:

  • One, eligibility to apply: having one of the above-mentioned diplomas
  • The other, to be admitted: being accepted by the jury.
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Candidates must download the registration file for the admissibility and admission tests, return it duly completed, respecting the dates and instructions indicated in the file.

The invitations to the tests are then sent and the candidates must obtain a total of points at least equal to 30 out of 60 in the three selection tests, in order to be admitted.

The jury at the end of the tests and in view of the marks obtained, in accordance with the decree of 2/9/2015, proceeds to the development of the list of admitted candidates, it is then published on our website.

Admitted candidates must validate their registration with the secretariat and finalize the registration process.

Candidates admitted and registered in training as such must imperatively follow and validate at least 60 credits of theoretical, practical and clinical training in masso-physiotherapy. This means that they can possibly integrate the CEERRF directly in the second or third year.

You can download your registration file under article 27 by clicking on the button below.

Calendar Article 27

Here are the different steps of the process :

  • STEP 1 Opening of registrations (file to download) from monday, October 23rd, 2023
  • STEP 2 End of registrations on friday, march 22nd, 2024
  • STEP 3 Invitation to the written eligibility test on march 29th, 2024 at 10:30 a.m.
  • STEP 4 Communication of the results of the eligibility test on march 30th, 2024
  • STEP 5 Invitation to the admission test on April 2nd, 2024
  • STEP 6 The results are communicated by email on thursday april 4th, 2024 at 3:00 p.m.
  • STEP 7 Send registration files to successful candidates on monday april 8th, 2024

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