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Next exam:

The next Public Relations Knowledge (PRK)® Exam will take place on Saturday, May 3, 2014 in most major urban centres across Canada. Next exam date: September 20, 2014.

Registration closes:
Wednesday, April 30, 2014, midnight PST
 
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Consider doing the PRK exam if you have graduated from a PR program in 2013 or will be graduating in 2014, or if you are a junior public relations practitioner. 
 
The PRK Readiness Program is a good tool to prepare for the exam and includes:
 
  • The Study Guide and recommended reading list
  • Membership in the online PRK Discussion Forum
  • Live webinar to prepare for the exam and ask questions (Archived version of Webinar from April 17, 2014 now available: see PRK Forum)
 
Congratulations!

Congratulations to all who have successfully completed the Public Relations Knowledge (PRK)® Exam!

 
Kate Abel | CV Leanne Laverick | CV
Joshua Brighton | CV Kealy Litun
Kimberly Castlemain Jacquie Lycka | CV
Audrey Champagne Shelby MacLeod
Jennifer Collins | Bio Octavio Ulises Martinez
Michelle Crossland | Bio Mallory McCredie
Ashley Degrace Heather Olynick | CV
Colleen Dunbar| CV Dahlia Orcajada
Nicole Fitch Samantha Peck
Stephanie Jeans Calyn Pettit
Phil Gaudreau | CV Hannah Rose Pratt
Jerrica Goodwin Anne Stevenson
Kelly Hall Leslee Vivian
Katie Hayes
Amanda Kemsley  

Is the Public Relations Knowledge (PRK)® exam for you?
  
You should consider writing the exam if you are a:
 
  • graduate (or about to graduate) from a public relations program and want to demonstrate your foundation of public relations knowledge and boost your visibility by posting your CV on the CPRS website
  • junior public relations professional motivated to distinguish yourself
  • professional who has been working in a public relations or communications position but had not graduated from a public relations study program



Detailed information on the PRK exam is available HERE

Exam Locations

Halifax
Mount Saint Vincent University
1:30 - 3:30 pm ADT
Room 315
Seton Academic Centre
Halifax, NS
 
 
Montreal
McGill University
12:30 - 2:30 pm EDT
Room 1017
688 Sherbrooke St. W.
Montreal, QC
 
 
Ottawa
Algonquin College
10:30 am - 12:30 pm EDT
Woodroffe Campus
College Avenue
Ottawa, ON
 
 
Toronto
CPRS National Office
10:30 am - 12:30 pm EDT
Suite 346
4195 Dundas St. West
Toronto, ON
 
Kitchener/Waterloo
Conestoga College
12:30 - 2:30 pm EDT
Doon Campus, Kitchener, ON
TBC
 
 
Regina
University of Regina
11:30 am - 1:30 pm CDT
TBC
 
 
Edmonton
Grant MacEwan University
10:30 am - 12:30 pm MDT
Lab 6-345
City Centre Campus
10700-104 Avenue
Edmonton, AB
 
 
Calgary
Mount Royal University
10:30 am - 12:30 pm MDT
Room T-243, Faculty of Communication Studies
Calgary, AB
 
 
Vancouver
Kwantlen Polytechnic University
9:30  - 11:30 am PDT
PR Lab 3072 Richmond Campus
Richmond, BC
 
 
Victoria

9:30 am - 11:30 am PDT

TBC