What’s in a Name? Understanding CPA PEP’s file-naming policy
The purpose of this post is to provide learners and educators insights into the significance of appropriate naming protocol when submitting assignments and a nifty tool to help learners master this skill. 
By Samantha Taylor, PME, CPA, CA Jul 30, 2021 Share
New Facilitator Training-Virtual Edition, Part 2
In Part 1 I discussed the similarities and differences between the traditional in-person online facilitator training and last winter’s virtual training sessions. This post continues with themes of educator best practices and discusses why these themes are critical to learner development and CPA PEP design.
By Samantha Taylor, PME, CPA, CA Jul 23, 2021 Share
Update on CPA Preparatory Course Assessment Delivery and Schedule November 2021 (Semester 5)

In light of the ongoing impacts of COVID-19, the profession is implementing changes to the November 2021 (Semester 5) CPA preparatory course assessments.

By CPAWSB Jul 23, 2021 Share
Update on CPA Preparatory Course Assessments: Delivery and Schedule 2021
The CPA profession remains committed to keeping you on track in your journey to becoming a CPA. In light of the ongoing impacts of COVID-19, the profession is implementing changes to the 2021 Semester 1 to Semester 4 CPA preparatory course assessments.
By CPAWSB Jul 22, 2021 Share
New Facilitator Training-Virtual Edition, Part 1
This past winter, Kami, Nikki, and I taught our first training session since the shift to a completely virtual environment. While we have led sessions together in the past, this was the first time we presented them virtually.
By Samantha Taylor, PME, CPA, CA Jul 16, 2021 Share
Update on CPA PEP Workshop Format 2021
The profession has needed to adapt the way we deliver the CPA PEP modules with the continued development of the COVID-19 pandemic. The move to asynchronous workshops has filled a need for safe and effective learning to this point.
Jul 14, 2021 Share
Meet Bjornda Bjornson, an award-winning facilitator

CPAWSB recently presented Bjornda Bjornson, CPA, CA, with the David Inhaber Distinguished Facilitator Award. Funded by CPA Alberta, this award is given annually to a facilitator residing in Alberta, who is a Chartered Professional Accountant and is delivering the CPA Professional Education Program modules through the CPA Western School of Business (CPAWSB). The recipient of the award is selected by the CPAWSB and is recognized for their exemplary contribution to furthering CPAWSB's education objectives.

In this series, we ask our award winners five questions about the CPA program. 

By CPAWSB Jul 9, 2021 Share