Frequently Asked Questions
Series of help videos to assist with CPA Ontario's PD registration system
PASSPORT PRICING: YOUR PASSPORT TO PD
CPA Ontario is committed to helping all members meet their continuing professional development (CPD) needs in a convenient, cost-effective manner with a PD Passport. Completing a Personal PD passport each year will fulfil your CPD requirement as a CPA and save you more than $420!
2017 PD Passports may be purchased now and are valid for courses that take place between January 1, 2017 and December 31, 2017.
Personal PD Passport
Attend any combination of half-day, one-day, or two-day seminars that add up to three days of PD for $840, plus HST — a savings of more than $420. Certificate, executive programs or conferences are not eligible for PD Passports unless specified on the registration page.
Once a CPA purchases a passport, it is captured as credit on their account at the PD Event Registration Portal . 2017 Passports are valid for courses taken up to December 31, 2017 and cannot be extended beyond their expiry date.
Personal PD Passport holders can register for additional seminars at the discounted passport pricing rates listed below.
Organization PD Passport
Designed for organizations and firms interested in purchasing PD for more than one staff member, the Organization PD Passport is fully transferrable among all the staff in a firm or organization. For only $1,980 + HST, the Organization PD Passport is fully can be used to attend any combination of half-day, one-day or two-day seminars that add up to six days of seminars (in person or online). Once purchased, a passport is captured as credit on an administrator’s account (assigned by your organization) at the PD Event Registration Portal , which can be used to register your staff for PD events. 2017 Passports are valid for courses taken up to December 31, 2017 and cannot be extended beyond their expiry date. Certificate, executive programs or conferences are not eligible for PD Passports unless specified on the registration page.
Organization PD Passport holders can register for additional seminars at the discounted Organization PD Passport rates listed below.
Individual Seminar Pricing
The pricing for purchasing PD events without a passport is listed below.
For all other PD events (including conferences, conventions, symposiums, certificate programs, executive programs, residential programs, etc.) pricing is listed alongside each even in the event registration portal.
How to Purchase a PD Passport
1. Visit the
PD Event Registration Portal Login Page and login to your account.
*Before you purchase an Organization PD Passport online, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm your firm or organization is on file with CPA Ontario and to confirm an administrator within your organization to manage the passport.
How To Purchase A Personal PD Passport
How To Purchase An Organizational Passport