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Past Introductory Tutorial

TCPS 2 has replaced the 1st edition of the TCPS (1998) as the official human research ethics policy of the Agencies.

Accordingly, the original TCPS tutorial has been retired.

Please note that the Introductory Tutorial for the first edition of the TCPS has been permanently disabled. Certificates for the old tutorial will no longer be issued. Click here for access to the retired tutorial as a reference to the 1st edition of the TCPS (1998).

The Panel on Research Ethics has developed a new tutorial specifically for TCPS 2. We invite you to access the current tutorial – TCPS 2: CORE (Course on Research Ethics).