2019 PCP & CPM Certification Recognition Events

We look forward to honoring our newly certified Payroll Compliance Practitioners (PCP) and Certified Payroll Managers (CPM) and our distinguished alumni, at our 14th Annual Certification Recognition Events across Canada this April. Our community of certified payroll professionals is nearly 14,000 members and growing!

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Join us to:

  • BE INSPIRED by an alumni speaker discussing the positive impact of certification on their life and career;
  • GROW YOUR NETWORK by engaging with graduates and alumni while enjoying a great meal;
  • CONNECT WITH YOUR ASSOCIATION by learning about Association developments;
  • CELEBRATE GREAT ACHIEVEMENTS through a formal recognition ceremony for new PCP and CPM graduates and recognition of long-standing members;
  • UNDERSTAND EMPLOYER NEEDS and the value of certification through an informative presentation by top recruiting firm Robert Half; and
  • CULTIVATE YOUR EDUCATION by earning 2 hours towards your Continuing Professional Education (CPE).
Wednesday, April 3 Winnipeg
Thursday, April 4 Kitchener-Waterloo
Thursday, April 4 Edmonton
Friday, April 5 Halifax
Friday, April 5 Toronto
Friday, April 5 Calgary
Wednesday, April 10 Brampton
Wednesday, April 10 Victoria
Thursday, April 11 Montreal
Thursday, April 11 Ottawa
Friday, April 12 Vancouver

Please note only new graduates are recognized during the event. You must indicate when you register that you are a new graduate who has never previously been recognized at a Certification Recognition Event.




If you have never attended a Certification Recognition Event and/or you have never been recognized for having achieved your current certification (PCP or CPM), select “New Graduate” when you register.

To be featured in the new graduate announcement, program or recognition presentation, you must register at least 7 business days before the event.

Fee: Complimentary

If you have previously attended a Certification Recognition Event and you have already been recognized for having achieved your current certification (PCP or CPM), select “Alumni” when you register. 
Alumni will not be recognized during the event.
Fee: $40 + tax


Other Canadian Payroll Association members, friends, family and colleagues are welcome to attend a Certification Recognition Event by purchasing a ticket. Tickets cost $50 plus applicable taxes and payment is due immediately upon registration.

NO-SHOW / CANCELLATION POLICY: There is a fee of $40 + tax for no-show. If you need to cancel, please email register@payroll.ca at least five business days prior to the event.