Chartered Professional Accountants

Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) is the new Canadian business and accounting designation, bringing together the best of the Certified General Accountants of Alberta (CGA), the Certified Management Accountants of Alberta (CMA) and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Alberta (ICAA).

There's no business like pro business.

Find out what it takes to join the next generation of designated accountants in Alberta and earn your CPA designation.

Getting Started.
Practical Experience Requirements.
PER Mentorship Program.
What is PREP?
Advantage Program for Employers.
Post-secondary Students.
Career advice you can count on.

Your first step towards landing a plum assignment is to know who you are and what you want in a job.

Book an appointment with a Career Advisor.
Fall PD Seminars
Rapid Resume Review.
Connector Program.
Visit the Job Board.
Volunteers are at the heart of the CPA.
Protecting the Public.
Ensuring Albertans are served by educated, competent and ethical designated accountants is the responsibility of the profession’s three regulatory bodies.