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NEB Resources

Veterinary Licensing Examination Process

The above link opens the NEB Candidate Information Guide, which contains general information on the veterinary licensing examination process of the National Examining Board of the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association.

Basic and Clinical Sciences Examination

Visit the Web site of the AVMA's Educational Commission for Foreign Veterinary Graduates (ECFVG), where you will find a link to a tutorial and sample questions for the Basic and Clinical Sciences Examination.

Clinical Proficiency Examination

The above link opens an Adobe Acrobat Reader (.pdf) file comprising common diagnoses for several species, which may be encountered during the administration of the Clinical Proficiency Examination (CPE), owned by the NEB/CVMA and the ECFVG/AVMA. However this list is not exhaustive and there is no requirement that the CPE be limited to the diagnoses and conditions on the list.

North American Veterinary Licensing Examination®

The above link leads to the site of the ICVA, which owns the NAVLE®, and to web-based NAVLE® practice exams. Two versions (200 items each) are available in English and French at a cost of $50 US each. Free sample assessments are also available.

NAVLE® Scheduling and Admission E-Permit Sample 

The above link opens a sample of the electronic Scheduling and Admission Permit (SP).  The SP allows candidates registered to appear for the NAVLE® to contact Prometric Inc. to schedule an appointment to take the exam.