Improve compliance, reduce risk, and advance careers.

We offer Professional Development opportunities specifically designed to help meet the challenges faced by people involved with payroll and increase the value they deliver to their organization.

Staying compliant is one of the biggest challenges and risks that payroll practitioners and their organizations face — with more than 200 federal and provincial regulations and changes each year.

Whether you are a member or a non-member, our Seminars and Webinars enable you to stay current and compliant. 

Preferred rates for members.  Become a member!

Get the information you need on legislative changes, reporting requirements, payroll technology and payroll best practices.  You’ll become a more valuable resource for payroll-related knowledge of human resources, taxation, pension and benefits and more.

Professional Development is for those:
  • New to payroll, seasoned professionals and certified payroll professionals
  • If you are a payroll administrator, supervisor or manager
  • Payroll service providers
  • Involved in accounting, human resources or finance, with a functional responsibility for payroll
  • Working for a U.S. or overseas company with operations in Canada

Our Professional Development opportunities are accurate, up-to-date and highly interactive. Participants have frequent opportunities to have questions answered and learn from shared experiences.

20+ Professional Development Seminars to meet your needs

To help you find the right learning opportunities for yourself or your team members seminars are categorized as:

  • Introductory
  • Compliance
  • Advanced
  • U.S. and International
Where is Professional Development offered?

CPA Professional Development Seminars are offered in major centres in regions across Canada. Webinars are as close as your computer. We invite you to explore both in order to have access to the full range of topics. 

Enroll today!

Find a Professional Development opportunity in your region

If you need employer approval to attend a PDS, make use of our sample letter (Word document) and get approved!