Registration Requirements - International For Registered Midwives currently practising in a country other than Canada, please contact the Registrar.
The following are required for registration as a midwife in New Brunswick:
Successful completion of a bridging program. Please note there are no bridging programs available in the Atlantic Region, including New Brunswick. For more information on where to apply, please see the Canadian Regulators Midwifery Council website.
Successful completion of the Canadian Midwifery Registration Exam
Proficient in English or French
Current certifications for:
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) within one (1) year;
Neonatal Resuscitation (NRP) within one (1) year; and,
Midwifery Emergency Skills within two (2) years.
Clinical experience of a minimum of 60 births within the last five (5) years including at least 10 home births.
Criminal Record Check
Legally entitled to work in Canada
Employment with the Regional Health Authority in New Brunswick