Comprehensive Asthma and Foundational Health Education

Comprehensive Asthma and Foundational Health Education

Welcome to the Comprehensive Asthma and Foundational Health Education Program. 

Congratulations on your decision to pursue your Certified Asthma Educator (CAE) designation. After successful completion of this program you will be qualified to write the Canadian Network for Respiratory Care (CNRC) CAE exam. For more information, please visit the CNRC website at

This comprehensive program consists of two major program:

  1. Asthma (click here for Asthma program outline)
  2. Foundational Health Education (click here for FHE program outline)

The objectives utilized to develop this program are congruent with those outlined in the Canadian Network for Respiratory Care (CNRC) National Learning Objectives for Respiratory Educators. These are the same learning objectives that are used to guide development of the CAE exam conducted by the CNRC.  

For anyone that purchases or purchased this program on or after October 1, 2017, the price of the program includes any required CNRC workbook. It will be shipped by the CNRC to the address used when you registered on

Each major section of education is further divided into a number of learning modules for easy navigation through the program. Each module contains multiple choice questions and/or demonstration objectives that will assess comprehension of the course material as you complete the modules. A grade of 70% or higher on the questions contained in each major section of the program is required for you to successfully complete the program.  The demonstration objectives will be assessed using a pass/fail system and constructive feedback will be provided by qualified evaluators.

You will receive a certificate once you have completed and passed the entire program.

Thank you for participating in the Comprehensive Asthma and Foundational Health Education Program. Please do not hesitate to contact Pear Healthcare Solutions Inc. at the number listed if you have any questions, concerns, or technical difficulties.

Disclosures: The author and program faculty have no conflicts of interest to disclose.

CNRC Approved Asthma, COPD and Respiratory Educator Programs

17.50 CEU

Michael Boivin

Andrea White Markham

(Expires: 24-Aug-2019)