Bruyère Research Institute

TCPS2 Requirements and REB Resources

TCPS2 Requirements

All new ethics submissions and amendments to add new researchers/staff to existing research studies must be accompanied by a TCPS2 certificate (current within the last 5 years) for all researchers and staff.

For those renewing their certificate and using the same login information, please take a screenshot of the last page of the tutorial (which indicates the current date) and submit this, along with your original certificate, to the REB.


TCPS2 Tutorial
CITI Program: Research Ethics and Compliance Training
Tri-Council Policy Statement: Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans – (2022)
Tri-Agency Statement of Principles on Digital Data Management
Good Clinical Practices
Part C: Division 5 of the Food and Drug Regulations
SPIRIT Statement
Personal Health Information Protection Act (PHIPA)
Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA)