Transfer of Credits

To transfer credits for certification, students must:

1. Carefully fill out the Transfer Credit Application (PDF) - please print clearly.

2. Submit official transcripts (grade reports, photocopies, and scanned copies are not accepted). Please search the database of courses to see if your course is already recognized as valid.

3. If you would like your transcript returned, please enclose a self-addressed, stamped envelope along with your transfer request.

4. Attach the proper payment. The transfer fee per credit is $50 + applicable taxes.

5. Send completed package to the:
The CPA National Office
c/o Certification
1600 - 250 Bloor Street East
Toronto, ON  M4W 1E6

Note: Incomplete transfer credit paperwork will be returned to students. Please ensure you have completed all of the above steps.

6. Wait for results, which will take 4 to 6 weeks. Students will receive a receipt for approved transfer credit(s).

Note: To transfer credit(s), the "Payroll Compliance Legislation" course must first be successfully completed.

Click here for more information regarding transfer of credit(s).