|Certification is defined as:|
|Program and process where a learner completes prescribed training and passes an assessment with a minimum acceptable score|
|Physiotherapy specialisation is defined as:|
|"....the application of advanced clinical competence by a physiotherapist qualified in a defined area of practice within the field of activity recognised as physiotherapy." |
|Extended scope practitioner is defined as:|
....therapists who are working beyond the recognized scope of practice of the profession of interest in innovative or non-traditional roles
"....requesting investigations e.g., blood tests, scans, nerve conduction studies; using the results of investigations to assist clinical diagnosis and appropriate management of patients; listing for surgery and referring to other medical and paramedical professionals."