Courses and Conferences for CFOs and Controllers

For CFOs and Controllers

Certificate in Change Leadership – CPA Ontario (Online). September 7-18, 2020. Learn how to create sustainable, strategic change within your organization. Members $1,877, Non-Members $2,075. CPD 21 hrs.

CFOs Executive Programs – CPA Alberta (Online). October 1, 2, 8, 9, 2020. Focus on management and leadership skills as well as core technical and operational skills. $2,000. CPD 29 hrs.

Certificate in Master Controllership – CPA Ontario (Online). Week 1: October 6, 8, Week 2: October 13, 15, Week 3: October 20, 22, 2020. Newly revised course shifted online to six half day live, instructor-led sessions
aimed to better understand how to build a finance team to become a strategic business partner to your organization. Members $3,164, Non-Members $3,604. CPD 18 hrs.

Certificate in Master Controllership – CPA Ontario (In-person, Toronto). November 14-18, 2020. Five day program that weaves soft skills with functional technical skills that prepares us to meet the challenges that
Controllers and Directors of Finance face. Members $3,195, Non-Members $3695. CPD 35 hrs.

The CFO Program: Performance Transformation – CPA Ontario (In-person, Niagara-On-The-Lake). November 20-23, 2020. Program that focuses on specific in-demand skills and competencies required to lead from the
top of the organization. Members $4,995, Non-Members $5,995. CPD 28 hrs.


AICPA CFO Conference 2020 (Online). September 16-18, 2020. Providing insights on the changes shaping the world today, insights for tomorrow and how you can respond as a leader, with better, more strategic decisions. Members $1,295, Non-Members $1,695. CPD 20 – 24 hrs with workshops.

Management and Leadership Courses

Certificate in New Manager Essentials – CPA Ontario (In-person, Toronto). September 17-19 2020. Learn how to efficiently fulfill new responsibilities and overcome the challenges that accompany new roles. Members $1,695, Non-Members $1,895. CPD 24 hrs.

Leadership: Realize Your Leadership Potential – Queen’s University (In-person, Kingston). Upcoming sessions: September 21-25, 2020 and November 30 – December 4, 2020. Change the way we think about leadership
and the way we are perceived as a leader and leave with a better understanding of ourselves and powerful personal development. $9,900.

Mini-MBA for Changing Times – McGill University (Online). September 21 – December 11, 2020. Understand business strategy, marketing, finance, negotiations and people skills. $4,895. CPD 72 hrs.

Ignite the Leader in You – CPA Ontario (In-person, Ottawa). November 7, 2020. Develop further awareness and how to better collaborate, communicate and develop tools to help become a better teammate.
Members $479, Non-Members $589. CPD 7.5 hrs.

Executive Leadership: Organizational – Rotman School of Management (In-person, Toronto). April 26-30, 2021. Develop the tools, skills and mindset to act at the enterprise level. Expand your influence and effectiveness as a leader. $10,900. CPD 35 hrs.


For our full CPA Learning and Development Guide, download PDF below. 

CPA Learning and Development Guide

We took the time to collect courses and conferences across Canada to help you stay current in all areas including Big Data, Taxation, Payroll and Leadership, among others.

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