Educational material

Once you are registered in the CPA Professional Education Program (PEP), you will receive the Order’s CPA Newsletter, and CPA Magazine, a CPA Canada publication.

Knotia

Your registration in the PEP will give you access to Knotia*, CPA Canada’s online research platform to access these resources:

  • CPA Canada Handbook Collection:  includes International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises (ASPE), Accounting Standards for Not-for-Profit Organizations, and Accounting Standards for Pension Plans.   
  • Federal Income Tax Collection: includes the Federal Income Tax Act and regulations, administrative materials, commentary and analysis, CRA rulings, tax rates and tools, and much more.
  • Professionnal Engagement Guide: includes comprehensive, practical step-by-step guidance to help you and your staff perform assurance and compilation engagements relating primarily to small and medium-sized entities.

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* At least 3 weeks after you registered, you will receive an email from Knotia containing instructions on how to access your Knotia account before you can create an account. Contact the CPA Canada Customer Service Department at 1 800 268.3793 or member.services@cpacanada.ca for any questions regarding your Knotia account.

University graduate program

PEP website

This website contains more than 200 case studies that focus on the competencies required of candidates, as described in the CPA Competency Map, and two integrative engagements (Bois de Veine and Pulp & Paper Plus).

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Dictionnaire de la comptabilité et de la gestion financière

The Dictionnaire de la comptabilité et de la gestion financière is a first-rate tool for accounting professionals striving for the right word in accountancy-related fields in English or French.

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National program delivered by the Order

The national platform developed by CPA Canada containing cases focused on the competencies required of candidates, as described in the CPA Competency Map, multiple-choice questions and supplementary material.

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