It’s time to unlock the next step in your career and secure your reputation as a finance professional. RPA Canada’s unique program curriculum will prepare you to be self-reliant with a primary focus on small to medium sized business.
Sheridan’s RPA-Accredited courses are vital stepping stones for those who want to earn their RPA designation, upgrade their career prospects and establish themselves as esteemed professionals in the field of accounting and finance.
The Society of Professional Accountants of Canada aspires to be the perpetually relevant National Professional Accounting body for local business by ensuring consistent excellence in both service delivery and ethical standards, while inspiring commitment and active support for the communities in which our Members practice.
To become an RPA, you must successfully complete the course requisites aligned to the 5 educational pillars as set out in the figure found within the Frequently Asked Questions link above, in conjunction with your degree or diploma in a recognized Canadian post-secondary institution.
Register with RPA Canada as a Student Member to help track your progress and take advantage of other student member benefits. Once your academic requisites have been acknowledged by the Society, you are entitled to attempt the Mandatory Professional Exam, administered in several locations across Canada.
College and University Graduates who pass the Final Professional Exam must complete 2 years of relevant work experience to satisfy the Society’s requirements.
Upon completion, you will be a full-fledged RPA member, with all rights and benefits that go along with the RPA designation.
Sheridan College’s suite of courses has been approved by the Society of Professional Accountants of Canada (SPAC) for their RPA designation. They can be taken online or in-person, providing students with flexibility to fit any busy lifestyle.
Courses teach essential topics and vital tools for today’s accounting and financial world, including Management Accounting, Financial Reporting, Personal & Corporate Finance Tax, Internal Auditing & Controls, Accounting Software, PLUS a suite of courses to prepare you for the NEW business world: Big Data, Analytics for Accountants, and Emerging Trends in Technology. These courses will prepare students with decision making tools to help manage and deal with ethical dilemmas and build their communication skills as a future business leader.
Courses are taught by industry professionals with hands-on experience in the field, providing students with real-world insight as to the present industry landscape.
For more information about your designation visit: http://www.rpacanada.org/