Education & Training

Education, practice and research directs CPA’s mandate. CPA promotes excellence and innovation in psychological education, through its accreditation standards and procedures, and continuing education activities.

Accreditation News

CPA keeps itself apprised of issues affecting the education and training of psychology. Find out more about some of these issues.

  • NEW CPA and APA launch the First Street Accord, a mutual agreement on accreditation.

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    Individual practitioners of psychology are licensed; training programs in professional psychology can be accredited. More…

    Continuing Education

    Continuing education is important for psychologists. Practitioners are required by the Canadian Code of Ethics for Psychologists to keep up to date. Regulatory colleges in the provinces and territories require the same level of commitment. CPA offers continuing education credits and continuing education opportunities in an effort to help enhance knowledge exchange and mobilization. More…