An information resource for Camosun's Accounting & Finance students.
Check out the upcoming CPA recruiting and industry events and activities.
Upcoming CPA Recruiting Events for Accounting & Finance Students
Interested in an articling position in the lower mainland?
You may want to attend the CPABC CareerConnect Employer Showcase 2019 at the Vancouver Convention Centre, 999 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC on May 14, 2019 from 2:00pm to 6:00pm.
The CareerConnect Employer Showcase provides members and students the opportunity to connect with organizations that provide effective working and training environments, as well as career advancement opportunities for CPAs and future CPAs. Expand your network and meet employer representatives from public practice, government, and industry throughout the afternoon.
Are you looking for an articling or co-op position in public accounting in 2020?
Learn about the upcoming fall recruiting events. Representatives from CPABC will join us to share their tips on the upcoming recruiting and how you can prepare to be successful.
Wednesday, MAY 15
4:00pm – 5:00pm
Upcoming industry events for Accounting & Finance Students:
Deloitte Vancouver - Risk Advisory Recruitment Challenge
Deloitte Vancouver invites undergraduate students to join a challenge hosted by their Risk Advisory team. This is a great way for students to connect with professionals from their Risk Advisory team in advance of their Spring Recruitment postings. For the winner, a cash prize and interview opportunity with the Risk Advisory team.
Financial Management Institute (FMI) event for Accounting/Finance students
If you are an accounting or finance student interested in a career in the public sector, then you will be interested in this upcoming opportunity provided by the local chapter of the Financial Management Institute (FMI) and the Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA). These organizations have graciously agreed to provide two students with complementary registration to their conference occurring on May 22/23, 2019. For more information about the event, see https://chapters.bccpa.ca/victoriasvi/chapter-pd-2019-joint-cpa-fmi-pd-workshop/. This is an excellent opportunities to learn more about your potential career, further your knowledge, and expand your connections with people working in the public sector.
If you are interested in attending this event, please email School of Business at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line FMI events at your earliest convenience.
Discover Your Purple
Grant Thornton’s Victoria & Duncan offices will be hosting a visit at our Victoria location for students who want to know what it’s like to work at Grant Thornton. Our people will be there to talk about their experiences, lead a tour of the office, offer personal insights about the firm and share how they live their purple each and every day. It’s a perfect opportunity to see if Grant Thornton is the right fit for you.
Office Visit Date: Tuesday June 11, 2019
Apply @ https://chu.tbe.taleo.net/chu01/ats/careers/v2/viewRequisition?org=GRANTTHORNTON&cws=57&rid=4943
Applications must be submitted by Wednesday May 22, 2019 at 11:59pm– so don’t wait! If you are selected to attend the event, you will receive a formal invitation following completion of your digital interview.*
CPA Student Resources
PEP Candidate Guides:
Provide a good overview of the program.
These resources provide an overview of the problem-solving approach used in the PEP.
You can find sample cases and an exam blueprints for each module on the following pages.
- Core 1
- Core 2
- Capstone 1
- Capstone 2 – N/A as this is a CFE prep module. See CFE section below.
Interested in becoming a Chartered Professional Accountant?
The new CPA Certification Program is challenging, rigorous and rewarding, and designed to meet the needs of business, public practice and government. Find out your options for the completing the CPA prerequisites at Camosun!
Learn the steps in this article from CPA Canada.
CPABC Websites and Social Media Channels
A new CPABC website and recruiting website have been launched that provide prospective students with CPA program information. If you want to find out more about the CPA education, including the CPA Pep modules and Module zero, see CPA Western School of Business.