Career Professionals of Canada – Certification Program

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Career Professionals of Canada is setting the Canadian standard for excellence in resume, interview, employment, and career strategy. CPC certifications will allow you to promote yourself, your employer, and your services. They will demonstrate that you are an expert in your field.

Learn how you can get your CRS, CIS, CES, and CCS certifications:



What certifications does CPC offer?

Career Professionals of Canada is setting the Canadian standard for excellence in resume, interview, and career strategy. CPC offers four distinct certifications with two levels. You can learn more here:


Am I eligible for certification?

If you are a practitioner who provides resume, interview, employment, or career support to the Canadian labour market, you are eligible to apply for certification.

CPC certifications are a benefit of membership; therefore to be eligible to complete the program, you must a Professional Member of Career Professionals of Canada.

You do not need to be currently working as a Career Professional to apply for certification; however, to pass the evaluation, you will need to demonstrate certain competencies in your area of expertise.


What are my steps to certification?

1- Certification StepsBecome a Professional Member of Career Professionals of Canada.

2- Select your certifications and apply:

3- Receive your Study Guide (free with each course) and complete the self-study course.

4- Submit your work for review within 1 year of application.

5- Attain a mark of 70% or more and you will receive your C-Level Certification

Maintain your membership to keep your certification.


What does certification cost?

You must be a registered member of Career Professionals of Canada to apply for certification and to maintain your certification. Individual membership is $180 per person. Group membership is $150 per person.

Your investment is $295 for each C-Level certification application. This is a one-time fee for the application.

If you are unable to achieve your certification on the first try, you may resubmit a new application for $75.00. You are limited to 2 resubmission attempts.

All fees are in Canadian dollars and based on your province of residence taxes will apply. Fees are non-refundable.

To keep your certification active, you must maintain your annual membership to CPC. There are no other hidden costs or recertification fees.

CPC Membership and Certification Pricing Details.


How do I get started?

THE QUICKEST AND EASIEST way to start the process is to register for membership and select your certification online.

Questions? Call CPC directly at 866-896-8768 to learn more about membership and certification. Our phone lines are open weekdays from 8:00am to 4:00pm Eastern.



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“Career Professionals of Canada is committed to supporting Canadian Career Practitioners with a unique credentialing program designed to enhance their credibility, visibility, and opportunities.”

Wayne Pagani, MCRS, MCES, MCCS, MCIS, CPC Certification Chair