Membership & Education

Practice Education Course (PEC)


The CIA’s Practice Education Course will provide you with practical education on industry practices, professional standards, legislation, and taxation within the Canadian context.

At PEC, you will:

  • Gain hands-on, practical knowledge of practice-specific course content through interactive group workshops and seminars;
  • Understand how Canadian professional standards affect actuarial work; and
  • Network with experts and peers in your field of practice.

Don’t miss the opportunity to fulfil a key FCIA requirement and earn valuable CPD.

The PEC is offered twice a year:

  • September 14–15, 2020 PEC in Toronto – Applications are now being accepted. 
  • December 8–9, 2020 in Montréal – Note that the group track will not be offered at this course.

French sessions will be available on an on-demand basis. You will be able to select your language preference during the application process. Most of the materials are provided in English and French.

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