Professional Development

As a CPA, you need to keep up-to-date on the latest developments and trends in your field. Prepare for the future and grow your career by learning new skills.

Our exceptional leaders, facilitators and educators, offer guidance on how to accomplish your goals. Whether you’re following a new passion or upskilling your talents, CPA Ontario offers the professional development (PD) you are looking for.

Meet your Continuing Professional Development (CPD) requirements with online courses, seminars, conferences and certificates that support your lifelong learning.

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Learn from industry experts and network with your peers in the accounting community.
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Engage with content that is relevant to the profession and keeping up with current trends.
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Feel confident that you’re getting the most up-to-date information for the accounting profession.
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Advance your career with offerings created for CPAs by CPAs.
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Organizational Passport

The Organizational Passport is flexible and transferable among all employees and saves you up to 20% on the member price for seminars and online learning.

Certificate programs

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12 PD HoursWoman in boardroomHuman Resources for Accounting Professionals12 hours$1535
Live & interactive
Participants will leverage critical knowledge of the HR function to increase collaboration and cross-functionality within their organizations and lead their businesses (and careers) to new heights.
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Live & interactive12 hours
$1535
Woman in boardroom12 PD HoursHuman Resources for Accounting Professionals12 hours$1535
Live & interactive
Participants will leverage critical knowledge of the HR function to increase collaboration and cross-functionality within their organizations and lead their businesses (and careers) to new heights.
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$300 offLaptop with dashboardVisual Analytics and Dashboards (i2VSA)14 hours$2195
Live & interactive
Learn the skills to create effective visual reports and dashboards and how to introduce these new ideas into your organization.
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Live & interactive14 hours
$2195
Laptop with dashboard$300 offVisual Analytics and Dashboards (i2VSA)14 hours$2195
Live & interactive
Learn the skills to create effective visual reports and dashboards and how to introduce these new ideas into your organization.
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20% offWoman smiling at cameraMaster Controllership18 hours$3164
Live & interactive
Explore soft skills and  technical skills to meet the many challenges that controllers and directors of finance face.
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Live & interactive18 hours
$3164
Woman smiling at camera20% offMaster Controllership18 hours$3164
Live & interactive
Explore soft skills and  technical skills to meet the many challenges that controllers and directors of finance face.
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Partnership certificates

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Certificate in Leadership

Organizations never stand still for long, and neither should you. This professional leadership development, created in partnership with The Ivey Academy at Ivey Business School, is tailored for emerging and established CPAs alike.

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Digital Certificate in Predictive Analytics for CPAs

Expectations around data continue to increase at an exponential pace. Having the skills to leverage data and generate meaningful insights is vital for every business leader today, particularly CPAs.​

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PD bundles offer great value on our most popular courses

PD bundles save you 20% on our most popular on demand courses. Get the best value and gain practical skills that will set you up for success.

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$375woman workingPractice Management & Tax Summit10 hours$375
Live & interactive
Learn about the latest tax updates, estate and succession planning, how to manage client fees and much more. One day pass or full conference options available.
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Live & interactive10 hours
$375
woman working$375Practice Management & Tax Summit10 hours$375
Live & interactive
Learn about the latest tax updates, estate and succession planning, how to manage client fees and much more. One day pass or full conference options available.
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only $75UpNext coverUpNext Digital PD Magazine8 hours$75
On demand

Our new digital and interactive magazine features original content on timely topics and conversations with industry leaders. Earn up to 8 hours of verifiable PD across three issues. Annual subscription is only $75.

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On demand8 hours
$75
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On demand

Our new digital and interactive magazine features original content on timely topics and conversations with industry leaders. Earn up to 8 hours of verifiable PD across three issues. Annual subscription is only $75.

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Save up to 35% on select upcoming seminars and on demand courses. Personal PD Passport and Organizational Passport holders save even more.

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Save up to 35% on select upcoming seminars and on demand courses. Personal PD Passport and Organizational Passport holders save even more.

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