Each module includes one weekend classroom workshop (Saturday and Sunday). Core 1 includes an orientation workshop during the first weekend of the module. Attendance at workshops in their entirety is mandatory. CPA Ontario does not tolerate any instances of absences, lateness, or early departures including lateness/early departures. Any instances of absences, lateness, or early departures may result in the student being withdrawn from the module and 100 per cent of their fees withheld.
You are advised to research your module workshop location in advance and plan to arrive by 8 a.m. Workshops begin at 8:30 a.m. and end at 4:30 p.m.
Please bring your laptop with all workshop materials saved on your computer and/or bring hard copies. Internet access will be available.
Please note that food is not provided at the workshop.
Workshop locations are tentative and are subject to enrolment and availability. The most common locations are*:
- Kitchener - Waterloo
- North York
*Location changes and requests for the alternative date workshops can be made up to one week before the module start date. There is a $50.00+HST fee associated with any location changes. Please pay careful attention during enrolment and select the location that works best for you, otherwise, you will be placed in a default location. Location changes or alternative date requests are not permitted after one week before the module start date.
For more information, refer to the CPA PEP FAQs.