C-26 - Professional Code

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36. No person shall in any way whatsoever:
(a)  (subparagraph repealed);
(b)  (subparagraph repealed);
(c)  use the title Dietician , Dietitian or Nutritionist or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a dietician, a dietitian or a nutritionist, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a dietician, a dietitian or a nutritionist, or the initials P.Dt. , Dt.P. or R.D. , unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des diététistes du Québec;
(d)  use the title Social Worker or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a social worker, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a social worker or the initials P.S.W. , T.S.P. , S.W. or T.S. , or use the title Marriage and Family Therapist , Marriage Therapist , Family Therapist , or a title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is such a therapist, or use the initials M.F.T. , T.C.F. , M.T. , T.C. , F.T. or T.F. , unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des travailleurs sociaux et des thérapeutes conjugaux et familiaux du Québec;
(e)  use the title Psychologist or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a psychologist, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a psychologist, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des psychologues du Québec;
(f)  use the title Certified Human Resources Professional or Certified Industrial Relations Counsellor or any title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a certified human resources professional or a certified industrial relations counsellor, or use the initials C.R.I. , I.R.C. , C.R.I.A. , C.I.R.C. , C.R.H.A. or C.H.R.P. unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des conseillers en ressources humaines et en relations industrielles agréés du Québec;
(g)  use the title Vocational Guidance Counsellor , Guidance Counsellor , Vocational Counsellor or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is such a counsellor, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is such a counsellor, or use the initials V.G.C. , G.C. , V.C. , C.O.P. , C.O. or O.P. , or use the title Psychoeducator or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a psychoeducator, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a psychoeducator, or use the abreviations Ps. Ed. or ps. éd. , unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des conseillers et conseillères d’orientation et des psychoéducateurs et psychoéducatrices du Québec; (see notes 1 and 2 below)
(h)  use the title Urbanist , Town Planner or City Planner or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is an urbanist or a town or city planner, or the abbreviation urb. , or initials which may lead to the belief that he is an urbanist or a town or city planner, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des urbanistes du Québec;
(i)  use the title Chartered Administrator or Certified Management Advisor or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered administrator or a certified management advisor, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered administrator or a certified management advisor, or the initials C.Adm. , Adm.A. or C.M.C. , unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des administrateurs agréés du Québec;
(j)  use the title Chartered Appraiser or Chartered Assessor or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered appraiser or chartered assessor, or use letters which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered appraiser or chartered assessor, or the letters C.App. or E.A. , unless he holds a valid permit for such purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des évaluateurs agréés du Québec;
(k)  use the title Dental Hygienist or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a dental hygienist, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a dental hygienist, or the initials D.H. , H.D. or R.D.H. , unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des hygiénistes dentaires du Québec;
(l)  use the title Dental Technician or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a dental technician, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a dental technician, or the initials D.T. , C.D.T. , T.D. or T.D.C. , unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des techniciens et techniciennes dentaires du Québec;
(m)  use the title Speech Therapist , Speech-Language Pathologist or Audiologist or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a speech therapist, speech-language pathologist or an audiologist, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a speech therapist or audiologist, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des orthophonistes et audiologistes du Québec;
(n)  use the title Physiotherapist , Physical Therapist , Physical Rehabilitation Therapist , Physiotherapy Therapist , Physical Rehabilitation Technician or Physiotherapy Technician , the abbreviation pht or the initials P.T. or P.R.T. , or any other title, abbreviation or initials which may lead to the belief that he is one, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel de la physiothérapie du Québec;
(o)  use the title Occupational Therapist or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is an occupational therapist, or the abbreviation erg. , or initials which may lead to the belief that he is an occupational therapist or the initials O.T. or O.T.R. , unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des ergothérapeutes du Québec;
(p)  use the title Nursing Assistant or Licensed Practical Nurse or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a nursing assistant, or the abbreviation inf.aux. or n.ass’t , or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a nursing assistant, or the initials I.A. , I.A.D. , I.A.L. , L.P.N. , N.A. or R.N.A. , unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des infirmières et infirmiers auxiliaires du Québec;
(q)  use the title Medical Technologist or Registered Technologist or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a medical technologist or registered technologist, or the abbreviation tech.med. , or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a medical technologist or registered technologist, or the initials M.T. or R.T. , unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des technologistes médicaux du Québec;
(r)  use the title Applied Sciences Technologist , Professional Technologist or Professional Technician or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is an applied sciences technologist, professional technologist or professional technician, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is an applied sciences technologist, a professional technologist or a professional technician or the initials A.Sc.T. , P.T. , T.Sc.A. or T.P. , unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des technologues professionnels du Québec;
(s)  use the title Registered Respiratory Therapist or Technician in Inhalation Therapy and Anesthesia or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a registered respiratory therapist or technician in inhalation therapy and anesthesia, or the abbreviation Inh. , or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a registered respiratory therapist or technician in inhalation therapy and anesthesia, or the initials R.R.T. , unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des inhalothérapeutes du Québec;
(t)  use the title Certified Translator , Certified Terminologist or Certified Interpreter , or any title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a certified translator, certified terminologist or certified interpreter, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a certified translator, certified terminologist or certified interpreter or use the abbreviations C.Tr. , C.Term. or C.Int. or trad.a. , term.a. or int.a. , unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des traducteurs, terminologues et interprètes agréés du Québec.
The prohibition relating to the use of any titles, abbreviations or initials mentioned in the first paragraph extends to the use of such titles, abbreviations and initials in a feminine form.
1973, c. 43, s. 36; 1977, c. 5, s. 229; 1987, c. 17, s. 1; 1988, c. 29, s. 4; 1993, c. 38, s. 2; 1994, c. 40, s. 32; 2000, c. 13, s. 2; 2009, c. 35, s. 2; 2012, c. 11, s. 20; 2009, c. 28, s. 3.
NOTE 1: as of 8 December 2010, the Ordre professionnel des conseillers et conseillères d’orientation et des psychoéducateurs et psychoéducatrices du Québec is designated under the name of “Ordre professionnel des conseillers et conseillères d’orientation du Québec”. (See chapter C-26, r. 77).
NOTE 2: on 8 December 2010, a professional order was constituted by letters patent under the name of “Ordre professionnel des psychoéducateurs et psychoéducatrices du Québec”. (See chapter C-26, r. 208).
NOTE 3: on 10 October 2013, a professional order was constituted by letters patent under the name of “Ordre professionnel des sexologues du Québec”. (See chapter C-26, r. 222.2).
NOTE 4: on 22 July 2015, a professional order was constituted by letters patent under the name of «Ordre professionnel des criminologues du Québec». (See chapter C-26, r. 90.1).
36. No person shall in any way whatsoever:
(a)  (subparagraph repealed);
(b)  (subparagraph repealed);
(c)  use the title “Dietician”, “Dietitian” or “Nutritionist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a dietician, a dietitian or a nutritionist, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a dietician, a dietitian or a nutritionist, or the initials “P.Dt.”, “Dt.P.” or “R.D.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des diététistes du Québec;
(d)  use the title “Social Worker” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a social worker, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a social worker or the initials “P.S.W.”, “T.S.P.”, “S.W.” or “T.S.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des travailleurs sociaux et des thérapeutes conjugaux et familiaux du Québec;
(e)  use the title “Psychologist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a psychologist, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a psychologist, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des psychologues du Québec;
(f)  use the title “Certified Human Resources Professional” or “Certified Industrial Relations Counsellor” or any title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a certified human resources professional or a certified industrial relations counsellor, or use the initials “C.R.I.”, “I.R.C.”, “C.R.I.A.”, “C.I.R.C.”, “C.R.H.A.” or “C.H.R.P.” unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des conseillers en ressources humaines et en relations industrielles agréés du Québec;
(g)  use the title “Vocational Guidance Counsellor” or “Guidance Counsellor” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a vocational guidance counsellor or guidance counsellor, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a vocational guidance counsellor or a guidance counsellor or the initials “G.C.”, “V.G.C.”, “C.O.” or “C.O.P.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des conseillers et conseillères d’orientation du Québec;
(h)  use the title “Urbanist”, “Town Planner” or “City Planner” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is an urbanist or a town or city planner, or the abbreviation “urb.”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is an urbanist or a town or city planner, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des urbanistes du Québec;
(i)  use the title “Chartered Administrator” or “Certified Management Advisor” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered administrator or a certified management advisor, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered administrator or a certified management advisor, or the initials “C.Adm.”, “Adm.A.” or “C.M.C.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des administrateurs agréés du Québec;
(j)  use the title “Chartered Appraiser” or “Chartered Assessor” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered appraiser or chartered assessor, or use letters which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered appraiser or chartered assessor, or the letters “C.App.” or “E.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for such purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des évaluateurs agréés du Québec;
(k)  use the title “Dental Hygienist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a dental hygienist, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a dental hygienist, or the initials “D.H.”, “H.D.” or “R.D.H.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des hygiénistes dentaires du Québec;
(l)  use the title “Dental Technician” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a dental technician, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a dental technician, or the initials “D.T.”, “C.D.T.”, “T.D.” or “T.D.C.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des techniciens et techniciennes dentaires du Québec;
(m)  use the title “Speech Therapist”, “Speech-Language Pathologist” or “Audiologist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a speech therapist, speech-language pathologist or an audiologist, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a speech therapist or audiologist, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des orthophonistes et audiologistes du Québec;
(n)  use the title “Physiotherapist”, “Physical Therapist”, “Physical Rehabilitation Therapist”, “Physiotherapy Therapist”, “Physical Rehabilitation Technician” or “Physiotherapy Technician”, the abbreviation “pht” or the initials “P.T.” or “P.R.T.”, or any other title, abbreviation or initials which may lead to the belief that he is one, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel de la physiothérapie du Québec;
(o)  use the title “Occupational Therapist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is an occupational therapist, or the abbreviation “erg.”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is an occupational therapist or the initials “O.T.” or “O.T.R.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des ergothérapeutes du Québec;
(p)  use the title “Nursing Assistant” or “Licensed Practical Nurse” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a nursing assistant, or the abbreviation “inf.aux.” or “n.ass’t”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a nursing assistant, or the initials “I.A.”, “I.A.D.”, “I.A.L.”, “L.P.N.”, “N.A.” or “R.N.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des infirmières et infirmiers auxiliaires du Québec;
(q)  use the title “Medical Technologist” or “Registered Technologist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a medical technologist or registered technologist, or the abbreviation “tech.med.”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a medical technologist or registered technologist, or the initials “M.T.” or “R.T.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des technologistes médicaux du Québec;
(r)  use the title “Applied Sciences Technologist”, “Professional Technologist” or “Professional Technician” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is an applied sciences technologist, professional technologist or professional technician, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is an applied sciences technologist, a professional technologist or a professional technician or the initials “A.Sc.T.”, “P.T.”, “T.Sc.A.” or “T.P.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des technologues professionnels du Québec;
(s)  use the title “Registered Respiratory Therapist” or “Technician in Inhalation Therapy and Anesthesia” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a registered respiratory therapist or technician in inhalation therapy and anesthesia, or the abbreviation “Inh.”, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a registered respiratory therapist or technician in inhalation therapy and anesthesia, or the initials “R.R.T.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des inhalothérapeutes du Québec;
(t)  use the title “Certified Translator”, “Certified Terminologist” or “Certified Interpreter”, or any title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a certified translator, certified terminologist or certified interpreter, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a certified translator, certified terminologist or certified interpreter or use the abbreviations “C.Tr.”, “C.Term.” or “C.Int.” or “trad.a.”, “term.a.” or “int.a.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des traducteurs, terminologues et interprètes agréés du Québec.
The prohibition relating to the use of any titles, abbreviations or initials mentioned in the first paragraph extends to the use of such titles, abbreviations and initials in a feminine form.
1973, c. 43, s. 36; 1977, c. 5, s. 229; 1987, c. 17, s. 1; 1988, c. 29, s. 4; 1993, c. 38, s. 2; 1994, c. 40, s. 32; 2000, c. 13, s. 2; 2009, c. 35, s. 2; 2012, c. 11, s. 20.
36. No person shall in any way whatsoever:
(a)  use the title “comptable en management accrédité” in French or “Certified Management Accountant” in English or any title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a certified management accountant, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a certified management accountant or the initials “C.M.A.” unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des comptables en management accrédités du Québec;
(b)  use the title “Certified General Accountant” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a certified general accountant, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a certified general accountant or the initials “C.G.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des comptables généraux accrédités du Québec;
(c)  use the title “Dietician”, “Dietitian” or “Nutritionist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a dietician, a dietitian or a nutritionist, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a dietician, a dietitian or a nutritionist, or the initials “P.Dt.”, “Dt.P.” or “R.D.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des diététistes du Québec;
(d)  use the title “Social Worker” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a social worker, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a social worker or the initials “P.S.W.”, “T.S.P.”, “S.W.” or “T.S.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des travailleurs sociaux et des thérapeutes conjugaux et familiaux du Québec;
(e)  use the title “Psychologist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a psychologist, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a psychologist, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des psychologues du Québec;
(f)  use the title “Certified Human Resources Professional” or “Certified Industrial Relations Counsellor” or any title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a certified human resources professional or a certified industrial relations counsellor, or use the initials “C.R.I.”, “I.R.C.”, “C.R.I.A.”, “C.I.R.C.”, “C.R.H.A.” or “C.H.R.P.” unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des conseillers en ressources humaines et en relations industrielles agréés du Québec;
(g)  use the title “Vocational Guidance Counsellor” or “Guidance Counsellor” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a vocational guidance counsellor or guidance counsellor, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a vocational guidance counsellor or a guidance counsellor or the initials “G.C.”, “V.G.C.”, “C.O.” or “C.O.P.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des conseillers et conseillères d’orientation du Québec;
(h)  use the title “Urbanist”, “Town Planner” or “City Planner” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is an urbanist or a town or city planner, or the abbreviation “urb.”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is an urbanist or a town or city planner, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des urbanistes du Québec;
(i)  use the title “Chartered Administrator” or “Certified Management Advisor” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered administrator or a certified management advisor, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered administrator or a certified management advisor, or the initials “C.Adm.”, “Adm.A.” or “C.M.C.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des administrateurs agréés du Québec;
(j)  use the title “Chartered Appraiser” or “Chartered Assessor” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered appraiser or chartered assessor, or use letters which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered appraiser or chartered assessor, or the letters “C.App.” or “E.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for such purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des évaluateurs agréés du Québec;
(k)  use the title “Dental Hygienist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a dental hygienist, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a dental hygienist, or the initials “D.H.”, “H.D.” or “R.D.H.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des hygiénistes dentaires du Québec;
(l)  use the title “Dental Technician” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a dental technician, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a dental technician, or the initials “D.T.”, “C.D.T.”, “T.D.” or “T.D.C.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des techniciens et techniciennes dentaires du Québec;
(m)  use the title “Speech Therapist”, “Speech-Language Pathologist” or “Audiologist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a speech therapist, speech-language pathologist or an audiologist, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a speech therapist or audiologist, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des orthophonistes et audiologistes du Québec;
(n)  use the title “Physiotherapist”, “Physical Therapist”, “Physical Rehabilitation Therapist”, “Physiotherapy Therapist”, “Physical Rehabilitation Technician” or “Physiotherapy Technician”, the abbreviation “pht” or the initials “P.T.” or “P.R.T.”, or any other title, abbreviation or initials which may lead to the belief that he is one, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel de la physiothérapie du Québec;
(o)  use the title “Occupational Therapist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is an occupational therapist, or the abbreviation “erg.”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is an occupational therapist or the initials “O.T.” or “O.T.R.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des ergothérapeutes du Québec;
(p)  use the title “Nursing Assistant” or “Licensed Practical Nurse” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a nursing assistant, or the abbreviation “inf.aux.” or “n.ass’t”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a nursing assistant, or the initials “I.A.”, “I.A.D.”, “I.A.L.”, “L.P.N.”, “N.A.” or “R.N.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des infirmières et infirmiers auxiliaires du Québec;
(q)  use the title “Medical Technologist” or “Registered Technologist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a medical technologist or registered technologist, or the abbreviation “tech.med.”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a medical technologist or registered technologist, or the initials “M.T.” or “R.T.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des technologistes médicaux du Québec;
(r)  use the title “Applied Sciences Technologist”, “Professional Technologist” or “Professional Technician” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is an applied sciences technologist, professional technologist or professional technician, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is an applied sciences technologist, a professional technologist or a professional technician or the initials “A.Sc.T.”, “P.T.”, “T.Sc.A.” or “T.P.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des technologues professionnels du Québec;
(s)  use the title “Registered Respiratory Therapist” or “Technician in Inhalation Therapy and Anesthesia” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a registered respiratory therapist or technician in inhalation therapy and anesthesia, or the abbreviation “Inh.”, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a registered respiratory therapist or technician in inhalation therapy and anesthesia, or the initials “R.R.T.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des inhalothérapeutes du Québec;
(t)  use the title “Certified Translator”, “Certified Terminologist” or “Certified Interpreter”, or any title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a certified translator, certified terminologist or certified interpreter, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a certified translator, certified terminologist or certified interpreter or use the abbreviations “C.Tr.”, “C.Term.” or “C.Int.” or “trad.a.”, “term.a.” or “int.a.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des traducteurs, terminologues et interprètes agréés du Québec.
The prohibition relating to the use of any titles, abbreviations or initials mentioned in the first paragraph extends to the use of such titles, abbreviations and initials in a feminine form.
1973, c. 43, s. 36; 1977, c. 5, s. 229; 1987, c. 17, s. 1; 1988, c. 29, s. 4; 1993, c. 38, s. 2; 1994, c. 40, s. 32; 2000, c. 13, s. 2; 2009, c. 35, s. 2.
36. No person shall in any way whatsoever:
(a)  use the title “comptable en management accrédité” in French or “Certified Management Accountant” in English or any title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a certified management accountant, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a certified management accountant or the initials “C.M.A.” unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des comptables en management accrédités du Québec;
(b)  use the title “Certified General Accountant” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a certified general accountant, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a certified general accountant or the initials “C.G.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des comptables généraux licenciés du Québec;
(c)  use the title “Dietician”, “Dietitian” or “Nutritionist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a dietician, a dietitian or a nutritionist, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a dietician, a dietitian or a nutritionist, or the initials “P.Dt.”, “Dt.P.” or “R.D.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des diététistes du Québec;
(d)  use the title “Social Worker” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a social worker, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a social worker or the initials “P.S.W.”, “T.S.P.”, “S.W.” or “T.S.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des travailleurs sociaux du Québec;
(e)  use the title “Psychologist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a psychologist, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a psychologist, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des psychologues du Québec;
(f)  use the title “Certified Human Resources Professional” or “Certified Industrial Relations Counsellor” or any title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a certified human resources professional or a certified industrial relations counsellor, or use the initials “C.R.I.”, “I.R.C.”, “C.R.I.A.”, “C.I.R.C.”, “C.R.H.A.” or “C.H.R.P.” unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des conseillers en ressources humaines et en relations industrielles agréés du Québec;
(g)  use the title “Vocational Guidance Counsellor” or “Guidance Counsellor” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a vocational guidance counsellor or guidance counsellor, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a vocational guidance counsellor or a guidance counsellor or the initials “G.C.”, “V.G.C.”, “C.O.” or “C.O.P.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des conseillers et conseillères d’orientation du Québec;
(h)  use the title “Urbanist”, “Town Planner” or “City Planner” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is an urbanist or a town or city planner, or the abbreviation “urb.”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is an urbanist or a town or city planner, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des urbanistes du Québec;
(i)  use the title “Chartered Administrator” or “Certified Management Advisor” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered administrator or a certified management advisor, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered administrator or a certified management advisor, or the initials “C.Adm.”, “Adm.A.” or “C.M.C.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des administrateurs agréés du Québec;
(j)  use the title “Chartered Appraiser” or “Chartered Assessor” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered appraiser or chartered assessor, or use letters which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered appraiser or chartered assessor, or the letters “C.App.” or “E.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for such purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des évaluateurs agréés du Québec;
(k)  use the title “Dental Hygienist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a dental hygienist, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a dental hygienist, or the initials “D.H.”, “H.D.” or “R.D.H.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des hygiénistes dentaires du Québec;
(l)  use the title “Dental Technician” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a dental technician, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a dental technician, or the initials “D.T.”, “C.D.T.”, “T.D.” or “T.D.C.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des techniciens et techniciennes dentaires du Québec;
(m)  use the title “Speech Therapist” or “Audiologist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a speech therapist or an audiologist, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a speech therapist or audiologist, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des orthophonistes et audiologistes du Québec;
(n)  use the title “Physiotherapist” or “Physical Therapist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a physiotherapist or physical therapist, or the abbreviation “pht”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a physiotherapist or physical therapist, or the initials “P.T.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel de la physiothérapie du Québec;
(o)  use the title “Occupational Therapist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is an occupational therapist, or the abbreviation “erg.”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is an occupational therapist or the initials “O.T.” or “O.T.R.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des ergothérapeutes du Québec;
(p)  use the title “Nursing Assistant” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a nursing assistant, or the abbreviation “inf.aux.” or “n.ass’t”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a nursing assistant, or the initials “I.A.”, “I.A.D.”, or “I.A.L.” or “N.A.” or “R.N.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des infirmières et infirmiers auxiliaires du Québec;
(q)  use the title “Medical Technologist” or “Registered Technologist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a medical technologist or registered technologist, or the abbreviation “tech.med.”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a medical technologist or registered technologist, or the initials “M.T.” or “R.T.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des technologistes médicaux du Québec;
(r)  use the title “Applied Sciences Technologist”, “Professional Technologist” or “Professional Technician” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is an applied sciences technologist, professional technologist or professional technician, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is an applied sciences technologist, a professional technologist or a professional technician or the initials “A.Sc.T.”, “P.T.”, “T.Sc.A.” or “T.P.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des technologues professionnels du Québec;
(s)  use the title “Registered Respiratory Therapist” or “Technician in Inhalation Therapy and Anesthesia” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a registered respiratory therapist or technician in inhalation therapy and anesthesia, or the abbreviation “Inh.”, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a registered respiratory therapist or technician in inhalation therapy and anesthesia, or the initials “R.R.T.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des inhalothérapeutes du Québec;
(t)  use the title “Certified Translator”, “Certified Terminologist” or “Certified Interpreter”, or any title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a certified translator, certified terminologist or certified interpreter, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a certified translator, certified terminologist or certified interpreter or use the abbreviations “C.Tr.”, “C.Term.” or “C.Int.” or “trad.a.”, “term.a.” or “int.a.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des traducteurs, terminologues et interprètes agréés du Québec.
The prohibition relating to the use of any titles, abbreviations or initials mentioned in the first paragraph extends to the use of such titles, abbreviations and initials in a feminine form.
1973, c. 43, s. 36; 1977, c. 5, s. 229; 1987, c. 17, s. 1; 1988, c. 29, s. 4; 1993, c. 38, s. 2; 1994, c. 40, s. 32; 2000, c. 13, s. 2.
36. No person shall in any way whatsoever:
(a)  use the title “comptable en management accrédité” in French or “Certified Management Accountant” in English or any title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a certified management accountant, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a certified management accountant or the initials “C.M.A.” unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des comptables en management accrédités du Québec;
(b)  use the title “Certified General Accountant” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a certified general accountant, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a certified general accountant or the initials “C.G.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des comptables généraux licenciés du Québec;
(c)  use the title “Dietician”, “Dietitian” or “Nutritionist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a dietician, a dietitian or a nutritionist, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a dietician, a dietitian or a nutritionist, or the initials “P.Dt.”, “Dt.P.” or “R.D.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des diététistes du Québec;
(d)  use the title “Social Worker” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a social worker, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a social worker or the initials “P.S.W.”, “T.S.P.”, “S.W.” or “T.S.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des travailleurs sociaux du Québec;
(e)  use the title “Psychologist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a psychologist, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a psychologist, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des psychologues du Québec;
(f)  use the title “Industrial Relations Counsellor” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is an industrial relations counsellor, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is an industrial relations counsellor or the initials “C.R.I.” or “I.R.C.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des conseillers en relations industrielles du Québec;
(g)  use the title “Vocational Guidance Counsellor” or “Guidance Counsellor” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a vocational guidance counsellor or guidance counsellor, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a vocational guidance counsellor or a guidance counsellor or the initials “G.C.”, “V.G.C.”, “C.O.” or “C.O.P.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des conseillers et conseillères d’orientation du Québec;
(h)  use the title “Urbanist”, “Town Planner” or “City Planner” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is an urbanist or a town or city planner, or the abbreviation “urb.”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is an urbanist or a town or city planner, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des urbanistes du Québec;
(i)  use the title “Chartered Administrator” or “Management Advisor” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered administrator or a management advisor, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered administrator or a management advisor, or the initials “C.Adm.”, “Adm.A.” or “C.M.C.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des administrateurs agréés du Québec;
(j)  use the title “Chartered Appraiser” or “Chartered Assessor” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered appraiser or chartered assessor, or use letters which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered appraiser or chartered assessor, or the letters “C.App.” or “E.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for such purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des évaluateurs agréés du Québec;
(k)  use the title “Dental Hygienist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a dental hygienist, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a dental hygienist, or the initials “D.H.”, “H.D.” or “R.D.H.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des hygiénistes dentaires du Québec;
(l)  use the title “Dental Technician” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a dental technician, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a dental technician, or the initials “D.T.”, “C.D.T.”, “T.D.” or “T.D.C.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des techniciens et techniciennes dentaires du Québec;
(m)  use the title “Speech Therapist” or “Audiologist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a speech therapist or an audiologist, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a speech therapist or audiologist, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des orthophonistes et audiologistes du Québec;
(n)  use the title “Physiotherapist” or “Physical Therapist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a physiotherapist or physical therapist, or the abbreviation “pht”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a physiotherapist or physical therapist, or the initials “P.T.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des physiothérapeutes du Québec;
(o)  use the title “Occupational Therapist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is an occupational therapist, or the abbreviation “erg.”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is an occupational therapist or the initials “O.T.” or “O.T.R.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des ergothérapeutes du Québec;
(p)  use the title “Nursing Assistant” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a nursing assistant, or the abbreviation “inf.aux.” or “n.ass’t”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a nursing assistant, or the initials “I.A.”, “I.A.D.”, or “I.A.L.” or “N.A.” or “R.N.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des infirmières et infirmiers auxiliaires du Québec;
(q)  use the title “Medical Technologist” or “Registered Technologist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a medical technologist or registered technologist, or the abbreviation “tech.med.”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a medical technologist or registered technologist, or the initials “M.T.” or “R.T.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des technologistes médicaux du Québec;
(r)  use the title “Applied Sciences Technologist”, “Professional Technologist” or “Professional Technician” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is an applied sciences technologist, professional technologist or professional technician, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is an applied sciences technologist, a professional technologist or a professional technician or the initials “A.Sc.T.”, “P.T.”, “T.Sc.A.” or “T.P.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des technologues professionnels du Québec;
(s)  use the title “Registered Respiratory Therapist” or “Technician in Inhalation Therapy and Anesthesia” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a registered respiratory therapist or technician in inhalation therapy and anesthesia, or the abbreviation “Inh.”, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a registered respiratory therapist or technician in inhalation therapy and anesthesia, or the initials “R.R.T.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des inhalothérapeutes du Québec;
(t)  use the title “Certified Translator”, “Certified Terminologist” or “Certified Interpreter”, or any title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a certified translator, certified terminologist or certified interpreter, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a certified translator, certified terminologist or certified interpreter or use the abbreviations “C.Tr.”, “C.Term.” or “C.Int.” or “trad.a.”, “term.a.” or “int.a.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Ordre professionnel des traducteurs et interprètes agréés du Québec.
1973, c. 43, s. 36; 1977, c. 5, s. 229; 1987, c. 17, s. 1; 1988, c. 29, s. 4; 1993, c. 38, s. 2; 1994, c. 40, s. 32.
36. No person shall in any way whatsoever:
(a)  use the title “comptable en management accrédité” in French or “Certified Management Accountant” in English or any title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a certified management accountant, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a certified management accountant or the initials “C.M.A.” unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des comptables en management accrédités du Québec;
(b)  use the title “Certified General Accountant” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a certified general accountant, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a certified general accountant or the initials “C.G.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des comptables généraux licenciés du Québec;
(c)  use the title “Dietician”, “Dietitian” or “Nutritionist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a dietician, a dietitian or a nutritionist, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a dietician, a dietitian or a nutritionist, or the initials “P.Dt.”, “Dt.P.” or “R.D.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des diététistes du Québec;
(d)  use the title “Social Worker” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a social worker, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a social worker or the initials “P.S.W.”, “T.S.P.”, “S.W.” or “T.S.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des travailleurs sociaux du Québec;
(e)  use the title “Psychologist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a psychologist, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a psychologist, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des psychologues du Québec;
(f)  use the title “Industrial Relations Counsellor” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is an industrial relations counsellor, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is an industrial relations counsellor or the initials “C.R.I.” or “I.R.C.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des conseillers en relations industrielles du Québec;
(g)  use the title “Vocational Guidance Counsellor” or “Guidance Counsellor” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a vocational guidance counsellor or guidance counsellor, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a vocational guidance counsellor or a guidance counsellor or the initials “G.C.”, “V.G.C.”, “C.O.” or “C.O.P.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des conseillers et conseillères d’orientation du Québec;
(h)  use the title “Urbanist”, “Town Planner” or “City Planner” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is an urbanist or a town or city planner, or the abbreviation “urb.”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is an urbanist or a town or city planner, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des urbanistes du Québec;
(i)  use the title “Chartered Administrator” or “Management Advisor” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered administrator or a management advisor, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered administrator or a management advisor, or the initials “C.Adm.”, “Adm.A.” or “C.M.C.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des administrateurs agréés du Québec;
(j)  use the title “Chartered Appraiser” or “Chartered Assessor” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered appraiser or chartered assessor, or use letters which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered appraiser or chartered assessor, or the letters “C.App.” or “E.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for such purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des évaluateurs agréés du Québec;
(k)  use the title “Dental Hygienist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a dental hygienist, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a dental hygienist, or the initials “D.H.”, “H.D.” or “R.D.H.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des hygiénistes dentaires du Québec;
(l)  use the title “Dental Technician” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a dental technician, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a dental technician, or the initials “D.T.”, “C.D.T.”, “T.D.” or “T.D.C.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des techniciens et techniciennes dentaires du Québec;
(m)  use the title “Speech Therapist” or “Audiologist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a speech therapist or an audiologist, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a speech therapist or audiologist, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des orthophonistes et audiologistes du Québec;
(n)  use the title “Physiotherapist” or “Physical Therapist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a physiotherapist or physical therapist, or the abbreviation “pht”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a physiotherapist or physical therapist, or the initials “P.T.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des physiothérapeutes du Québec;
(o)  use the title “Occupational Therapist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is an occupational therapist, or the abbreviation “erg.”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is an occupational therapist or the initials “O.T.” or “O.T.R.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des ergothérapeutes du Québec;
(p)  use the title “Nursing Assistant” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a nursing assistant, or the abbreviation “inf.aux.” or “n.ass’t”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a nursing assistant, or the initials “I.A.”, “I.A.D.”, or “I.A.L.” or “N.A.” or “R.N.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des infirmières et infirmiers auxiliaires du Québec;
(q)  use the title “Medical Technologist” or “Registered Technologist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a medical technologist or registered technologist, or the abbreviation “tech.med.”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a medical technologist or registered technologist, or the initials “M.T.” or “R.T.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des technologistes médicaux du Québec;
(r)  use the title “Applied Sciences Technologist”, “Professional Technologist” or “Professional Technician” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is an applied sciences technologist, professional technologist or professional technician, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is an applied sciences technologist, a professional technologist or a professional technician or the initials “A.Sc.T.”, “P.T.”, “T.Sc.A.” or “T.P.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des technologues professionnels du Québec;
(s)  use the title “Registered Respiratory Therapist” or “Technician in Inhalation Therapy and Anesthesia” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a registered respiratory therapist or technician in inhalation therapy and anesthesia, or the abbreviation “Inh.”, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a registered respiratory therapist or technician in inhalation therapy and anesthesia, or the initials “R.R.T.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des inhalothérapeutes du Québec;
(t)  use the title “Certified Translator”, “Certified Terminologist” or “Certified Interpreter”, or any title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a certified translator, certified terminologist or certified interpreter, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a certified translator, certified terminologist or certified interpreter or use the abbreviations “C.Tr.”, “C.Term.” or “C.Int.” or “trad.a.”, “term.a.” or “int.a.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des traducteurs et interprètes agréés du Québec.
1973, c. 43, s. 36; 1977, c. 5, s. 229; 1987, c. 17, s. 1; 1988, c. 29, s. 4; 1993, c. 38, s. 2.
36. No person shall in any way whatsoever:
(a)  use the title “comptable en management accrédité” in French or “Certified Management Accountant” in English or any title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a certified management accountant, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a certified management accountant or the initials “C.M.A.” unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des comptables en management accrédités du Québec;
(b)  use the title “Certified General Accountant” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a certified general accountant, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a certified general accountant or the initials “C.G.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des comptables généraux licenciés du Québec;
(c)  use the title “Dietician”, “Dietitian” or “Nutritionist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a dietician, a dietitian or a nutritionist, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a dietician, a dietitian or a nutritionist, or the initials “P.Dt.”, “Dt.P.” or “R.D.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des diététistes du Québec;
(d)  use the title “Social Worker” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a social worker, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a social worker or the initials “P.S.W.”, “T.S.P.”, “S.W.” or “T.S.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des travailleurs sociaux du Québec;
(e)  use the title “Psychologist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a psychologist, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a psychologist, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des psychologues du Québec;
(f)  use the title “Industrial Relations Counsellor” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is an industrial relations counsellor, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is an industrial relations counsellor or the initials “C.R.I.” or “I.R.C.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des conseillers en relations industrielles du Québec;
(g)  use the title “Vocational Guidance Counsellor” or “Guidance Counsellor” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a vocational guidance counsellor or guidance counsellor, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a vocational guidance counsellor or a guidance counsellor or the initials “G.C.”, “V.G.C.”, “C.O.” or “C.O.P.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des conseillers et conseillères d’orientation du Québec;
(h)  use the title “Urbanist”, “Town Planner” or “City Planner” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is an urbanist or a town or city planner, or the abbreviation “urb.”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is an urbanist or a town or city planner, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des urbanistes du Québec;
(i)  use the title “Chartered Administrator” or “Management Advisor” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered administrator or a management advisor, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered administrator or a management advisor, or the initials “C.Adm.”, “Adm.A.” or “C.M.C.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des administrateurs agréés du Québec;
(j)  use the title “Chartered Appraiser” or “Chartered Assessor” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered appraiser or chartered assessor, or use letters which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered appraiser or chartered assessor, or the letters “C.App.” or “E.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for such purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des évaluateurs agréés du Québec;
(k)  use the title “Dental Hygienist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a dental hygienist, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a dental hygienist, or the initials “D.H.”, “H.D.” or “R.D.H.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des hygiénistes dentaires du Québec;
(l)  use the title “Dental Technician” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a dental technician, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a dental technician, or the initials “D.T.”, “C.D.T.”, “T.D.” or “T.D.C.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des techniciens et techniciennes dentaires du Québec;
(m)  use the title “Speech Therapist” or “Audiologist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a speech therapist or an audiologist, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a speech therapist or audiologist, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des orthophonistes et audiologistes du Québec;
(n)  use the title “Physiotherapist” or “Physical Therapist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a physiotherapist or physical therapist, or the abbreviation “pht”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a physiotherapist or physical therapist, or the initials “P.T.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des physiothérapeutes du Québec;
(o)  use the title “Occupational Therapist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is an occupational therapist, or the abbreviation “erg.”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is an occupational therapist or the initials “O.T.” or “O.T.R.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des ergothérapeutes du Québec;
(p)  use the title “Nursing Assistant” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a nursing assistant, or the abbreviation “inf.aux.” or “n.ass’t”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a nursing assistant, or the initials “I.A.”, “I.A.D.”, or “I.A.L.” or “N.A.” or “R.N.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des infirmières et infirmiers auxiliaires du Québec;
(q)  use the title “Medical Technologist” or “Registered Technologist” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a medical technologist or registered technologist, or the abbreviation “tech.med.”, or initials which may lead to the belief that he is a medical technologist or registered technologist, or the initials “M.T.” or “R.T.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des technologistes médicaux du Québec;
(r)  use the title “Applied Sciences Technologist”, “Professional Technologist” or “Professional Technician” or any other title which may lead to the belief that he is an applied sciences technologist, professional technologist or professional technician, or use the initials “A.Sc.T.”, “P.T.”, “T.Sc.A.” or “T.P.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des technologues des sciences appliquées du Québec;
(s)  use the title “Registered Respiratory Therapist” or “Technician in Inhalation Therapy and Anesthesia” or any other title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a registered respiratory therapist or technician in inhalation therapy and anesthesia, or the abbreviation “Inh.”, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a registered respiratory therapist or technician in inhalation therapy and anesthesia, or the initials “R.R.T.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des inhalothérapeutes du Québec;
(t)  use the title “Certified Translator”, “Certified Terminologist” or “Certified Interpreter”, or any title or abbreviation which may lead to the belief that he is a certified translator, certified terminologist or certified interpreter, or use initials which may lead to the belief that he is a certified translator, certified terminologist or certified interpreter or use the abbreviations “C.Tr.”, “C.Term.” or “C.Int.” or “trad.a.”, “term.a.” or “int.a.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des traducteurs et interprètes agréés du Québec.
1973, c. 43, s. 36; 1977, c. 5, s. 229; 1987, c. 17, s. 1; 1988, c. 29, s. 4; 1993, c. 38, s. 2.
36. No person shall:
(a)  use the title “comptable en management accrédité” in French or “Certified Management Accountant” in English or any title which may lead to the belief that he is a certified management accountant, or use the initials “C.M.A.” unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des comptables en management accrédités du Québec;
(b)  use the title “Certified General Accountant” or any other title which may lead to the belief that he is a certified general accountant, or use the initials “C.G.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des comptables généraux licenciés du Québec;
(c)  use the title “Dietician”, “Dietitian” or any other title which may lead to the belief that he is a dietician or a dietitian, or use the initials “P.Dt.” or “Dt.P.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des diététistes du Québec;
(d)  use the title “Social Worker” or any other title which may lead to the belief that he is a social worker, or use the initials “P.S.W.”, “T.S.P.”, “S.W.” or “T.S.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des travailleurs sociaux du Québec;
(e)  use the title “Psychologist” or any other title which may lead to the belief that he is a psychologist, or any abbreviation of such title, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des psychologues du Québec;
(f)  use the title “Industrial Relations Counsellor” or any other title which may lead to the belief that he is an industrial relations counsellor, or use the initials “C.R.I.” or “I.R.C.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des conseillers en relations industrielles du Québec;
(g)  use the title “Vocational Guidance Counsellor” or “Guidance Counsellor” or any other title which may lead to the belief that he is a vocational guidance counsellor or guidance counsellor, or use the initials “G.C.”, “V.G.C.”, “C.O.” or “C.O.P.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des conseillers et conseillères d’orientation du Québec;
(h)  use the title “Urbanist”, “Town Planner” or “City Planner” or any other title which may lead to the belief that he is an urbanist or a town or city planner, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des urbanistes du Québec;
(i)  use the title “Chartered Administrator” or any other title which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered administrator or use the initials “C.Adm.” or “Adm.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des administrateurs agréés du Québec;
(j)  use the title “Chartered Appraiser” or “Chartered Assessor” or any other title which may lead to the belief that he is a chartered appraiser or chartered assessor, or use the letters “C.App.” or “E.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for such purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des évaluateurs agréés du Québec;
(k)  use the title “Dental Hygienist” or any other title which may lead to the belief that he is a dental hygienist, or use the initials “D.H.” or “H.D.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des hygiénistes dentaires du Québec;
(l)  use the title “Dental Technician” or any other title which may lead to the belief that he is a dental technician, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des techniciens et techniciennes dentaires du Québec;
(m)  use the title “Speech Therapist” or “Audiologist” or any other title which may lead to the belief that he is a speech therapist or audiologist, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des orthophonistes et audiologistes du Québec;
(n)  use the title “Physiotherapist” or any other title which may lead to the belief that he is a physiotherapist or an abreviation of such title, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des physiothérapeutes du Québec;
(o)  use the title “Occupational Therapists” or any other title which may lead to the belief that he is an occupational therapist or an abbreviation of such title, particularly the abbreviation “erg.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des ergothérapeutes du Québec;
(p)  use the title “Nursing Assistant” or any other title which may lead to the belief that he is a nursing assistant, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des infirmières et infirmiers auxiliaires du Québec;
(q)  use the title “Medical Technologist” or any other title which may lead to the belief that he is a medical technologist, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des technologistes médicaux du Québec;
(r)  use the title “Applied Sciences Technologist”, “Professional Technologist” or “Professional Technician” or any other title which may lead to the belief that he is an applied sciences technologist, professional technologist or professional technician, or use the initials “A.Sc.T.”, “P.T.”, “T.Sc.A.” or “T.P.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des technologues des sciences appliquées du Québec;
(s)  use the title “Registered Respiratory Therapist” or “Technician in Inhalation Therapy and Anesthesia” or any other title which may lead to the belief that he is a registered respiratory therapist or technician in inhalation therapy and anesthesia or an abbreviation of such title, particularly the abbreviation “Inh.”, or use the initials “R.R.T.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des inhalothérapeutes du Québec.
1973, c. 43, s. 36; 1977, c. 5, s. 229; 1987, c. 17, s. 1; 1988, c. 29, s. 4.
36. No person shall:
(a)  use the title “comptable en management accrédité” in French or “Certified Management Accountant” in English or any title comprising such expression or the equivalent, or use the initials “C.M.A.” unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des comptables en management accrédités du Québec;
(b)  use the title “Certified General Accountant” or any other title comprising such expression or the equivalent, or use the initials “C.G.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des comptables généraux licenciés du Québec;
(c)  use the title “Dietician”, “Dietitian” or any other title comprising any of such expressions or the equivalent, or use the initials “P.Dt.” or “Dt.P.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des diététistes du Québec;
(d)  use the title “Social Worker” or any other title comprising such expression or the equivalent, or use the initials “P.S.W.” or “T.S.P.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des travailleurs sociaux du Québec;
(e)  use the title “Psychologist” or any other title comprising such expression or the equivalent, or any abbreviation of such title, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des psychologues du Québec;
(f)  use the title “Industrial Relations Counsellor” or any other title comprising such expression or the equivalent, or use the initials “C.R.I.” or “I.R.C.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des conseillers en relations industrielles du Québec;
(g)  use the title “Vocational Guidance Counsellor” or “Guidance Counsellor” or any other title comprising any of such expressions or the equivalent, or use the initials “G.C.”, “V.G.C.”, “C.O.” or “C.O.P.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des conseillers d’orientation du Québec;
(h)  use the title “Urbanist”, “Town Planner” or “City Planner” or any other title comprising any of such expressions or the equivalent, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des urbanistes du Québec;
(i)  use the title “Chartered Administrator” or any other title comprising such expression or the equivalent or use the initials “C.Adm.” or “Adm.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des administrateurs agréés du Québec;
(j)  use the title “Chartered Appraiser” or “Chartered Assessor” or any other title comprising one of such expressions or the equivalent, or use the letters “C.App.” or “E.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for such purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des évaluateurs agréés du Québec;
(k)  use the title “Dental Hygienist” or any other title comprising such expression or the equivalent, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des hygiénistes dentaires du Québec;
(l)  use the title “Dental Technician” or any other title comprising such expression or the equivalent, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des techniciens dentaires du Québec;
(m)  use the title “Speech Therapist” or “Audiologist” or any other title comprising one of such terms or the equivalent, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des orthophonistes et audiologistes du Québec;
(n)  use the title “Physiotherapist” or any other title comprising such term or the equivalent or an abreviation of such title, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des physiothérapeutes du Québec;
(o)  use the title “Occupational Therapists” or any other title comprising such term or the equivalent or an abbreviation of such title, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des ergothérapeutes du Québec;
(p)  use the title “Nursing Assistant” or any other title comprising such expression or the equivalent, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des infirmières et infirmiers auxiliaires du Québec;
(q)  use the title “Medical Technologist” or any other title including such term or the equivalent, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des technologistes médicaux du Québec.
1973, c. 43, s. 36; 1977, c. 5, s. 229; 1987, c. 17, s. 1.
36. No person shall:
(a)  use the title “Registered Industrial Accountant” or any title comprising such expression or the equivalent, or use the initials “R.I.A.” unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des comptables en administration industrielle du Québec;
(b)  use the title “Certified General Accountant” or any other title comprising such expression or the equivalent, or use the initials “C.G.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des comptables généraux licenciés du Québec;
(c)  use the title “Dietician”, “Dietitian” or any other title comprising any of such expressions or the equivalent, or use the initials “P.Dt.” or “Dt.P.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des diététistes du Québec;
(d)  use the title “Social Worker” or any other title comprising such expression or the equivalent, or use the initials “P.S.W.” or “T.S.P.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des travailleurs sociaux du Québec;
(e)  use the title “Psychologist” or any other title comprising such expression or the equivalent, or any abbreviation of such title, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des psychologues du Québec;
(f)  use the title “Industrial Relations Counsellor” or any other title comprising such expression or the equivalent, or use the initials “C.R.I.” or “I.R.C.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des conseillers en relations industrielles du Québec;
(g)  use the title “Vocational Guidance Counsellor” or “Guidance Counsellor” or any other title comprising any of such expressions or the equivalent, or use the initials “G.C.”, “V.G.C.”, “C.O.” or “C.O.P.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des conseillers d’orientation du Québec;
(h)  use the title “Urbanist”, “Town Planner” or “City Planner” or any other title comprising any of such expressions or the equivalent, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des urbanistes du Québec;
(i)  use the title “Chartered Administrator” or any other title comprising such expression or the equivalent or use the initials “C.Adm.” or “Adm.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des administrateurs agréés du Québec;
(j)  use the title “Chartered Appraiser” or “Chartered Assessor” or any other title comprising one of such expressions or the equivalent, or use the letters “C.App.” or “E.A.”, unless he holds a valid permit for such purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des évaluateurs agréés du Québec;
(k)  use the title “Dental Hygienist” or any other title comprising such expression or the equivalent, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des hygiénistes dentaires du Québec;
(l)  use the title “Dental Technician” or any other title comprising such expression or the equivalent, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des techniciens dentaires du Québec;
(m)  use the title “Speech Therapist” or “Audiologist” or any other title comprising one of such terms or the equivalent, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des orthophonistes et audiologistes du Québec;
(n)  use the title “Physiotherapist” or any other title comprising such term or the equivalent or an abreviation of such title, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des physiothérapeutes du Québec;
(o)  use the title “Occupational Therapists” or any other title comprising such term or the equivalent or an abbreviation of such title, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des ergothérapeutes du Québec;
(p)  use the title “Nursing Assistant” or any other title comprising such expression or the equivalent, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des infirmières et infirmiers auxiliaires du Québec;
(q)  use the title “Medical Technologist” or any other title including such term or the equivalent, unless he holds a valid permit for that purpose and is entered on the roll of the Corporation professionnelle des technologistes médicaux du Québec.
1973, c. 43, s. 36; 1977, c. 5, s. 229.