Certificates and customized training

A specialty certificate can help you advance your career in high demand areas of the profession, from data management to public sector finance. Are you ready to take the next step?

In today’s global business environment, many organizations are navigating rapid change. And no matter what industry you’re in, there’s a need for confident and agile problem-solvers who can lead the way.


Earning a specialty certificate is one of the most effective ways you can stand out in the marketplace as a CPA. But it’s more than that, too.

Specialty training that dives into growing areas of the profession – like big data or performance management – offers the kind of continuing education experience that connects career growth with opportunities to make a real difference for clients, stakeholders and the public.

Are you ready to drive value, lead innovation and be a safeguard for information and financial resources? Build on your existing business and accounting knowledge with one of our online certificate programs.


Cybersecurity Frameworks Certificate | 10 CPD hours

Explore the latest issues in corporate cybersecurity and learn how to reduce digital risk for your organization.

Data Management Certificate | 33 CPD Hours

Learn how to use data to produce financial insights that drive results in this five-course program focused on data management.

Excel Certificate | 29 CPD hours

Immerse yourself in the fundamental information, strategies and tools required to master making spreadsheets in Excel.

Not-for-Profit Certificate | 40 CPD hours

Get the inspiration, innovation and solutions-oriented support you need to thrive in the constantly evolving not-for-profit environment.

Performance Management & Strategy Certificate | 40 CPD hours

Develop the knowledge and skills you need to achieve measurable outcomes, encourage high-impact growth and increase profitability

Public Sector Certificate | 84 CPD hours

Advance your career in government with this in-depth training program designed to meet the unique demands of public sector finance in Canada.

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We also offer customized learning options for all of the above certificates. Let us help you support the strategic goals of your organization. For more information on customization for your team, please contact customerservice@cpacanada.ca.