Sometimes it takes a global shift that changes everything, like COVID-19, to recalibrate our perspectives about what matters. Canada’s prospects are looking brighter now and it’s encouraging to see the post-pandemic recovery period ahead of us ripe with opportunity for the economy, society, organizations, and the overall public good.\nWhat this in mind, we’ve compiled a range of flexible, on-demand learning options in key topic areas to help you meet your upskilling goals and CPD requirements for 2021. Browse below for some of our top picks this summer and fall – all available online.\nConferences\nThe ONE Conference and Expo\nSep. 9-10 and 13-14, 2021 | Up to 39 CPD hours\nCome find out what’s next for the accounting profession as CPAs learn how to adapt, create value, and succeed in our new reality. Focus on key issues for today and the future, including leadership, purpose-driven work, data, tech solutions and more.\nPublic Sector Conference\nOctober 19-21, 2021 | Up to 28 CPD hours\nAre you ready to champion what’s next in the post-pandemic world? Come build future-focused skills and explore what’s next in government over three days of live virtual sessions on leadership, financial management, cybersecurity and PSAB updates.\n\nCertificates\n\nData Management Certificate\nOn demand | 33 CPD hours\nData is changing the way businesses navigate risk and opportunity through periods of economic uncertainty. Learn how to harness the power of data and turn it into meaningful information for financial and strategic purposes in this five-course online program. Stay tuned for a new advanced data management certificate coming this Fall.\nPerformance Management and Strategy Certificate\nOn demand | 40 CPD hours\nDo you want to drive real value in business? With this two-part online program, you’ll learn how to apply best practices, improve your strategic skills, increase profitability and achieve measurable outcomes that impact all levels of an organization.\nBlockchain Fundamentals Certificate\nOn demand | 12 CPD hours\nBlockchain is becoming an increasingly popular – and transformative – part of the global financial landscape. Equip yourself with the tech and risk management skills you need to grow as a strategic business partner in this new, seven-module program.\n\nOnline learning\n\nIn-Depth Tax Program\nOnline| Up to 175 CPD hours a year\nThe most comprehensive, practical and relevant tax training of its kind available in Canada. In-Depth is the leading choice for CPAs and other qualified professionals who are serious about excelling in today’s complex tax environment, with an intensive and expert-led curriculum covering more than 60 essential tax topics.\nFor 2021, all learning will be offered in a fully virtual format. Get ready for a transformational learning experience, where academic rigour and practical application come together for real-world impact! Registration opens Monday, July 5 and closes Monday, September 6.\nClimate Change for CPAs in Audit and Assurance\nOn demand | 3 CPD hours\nAre you ready to respond to climate change risk? Reputation and resilience are key for the long-term. Help your clients or organization develop better strategies to address the impacts of climate change on operations and financial performance.\n\nEthics Online Course Series\nOn demand | 4 CPD hours each\nIn our growing age of transparency, ethics matter. They also present an opportunity to uphold the ideal of good business – where acting with integrity and the bottom line aren’t mutually exclusive. Choose from three courses for CFOs, auditors, or consultants.\n\nPublications\n\nProfessional Engagement Guide (PEG)\nThe essential, go-to resource for practitioners with relevant case studies and timely practice aids. PEG provides comprehensive, practical, step-by-step guidance to help you perform high quality engagements for small and medium-sized entities.\nPractice Management, Advisory, Compilations and Tax Guide (PACT)\nDeveloped with the needs of small and medium-sized practitioners in mind, PACT offers a regularly updated bundle of guidance, templates and useful links in the areas of practice management, advisory, compilations and tax.\nTax Suite\nGet access to an extensive library of tax content, including annotated legislation, case law and government forms through Knotia’s reliable, always-online database. Choose from national or regional coverage to best suits your needs: East, Ontario, Quebec, West.\nTo learn more about our full portfolio of professional development options in 2021, check out the full digital catalogue.