Thank you for your interest in CPA’s Practical Experience Focus Groups

We are looking for 25-30 volunteers to participate in Virtual Focus Group sessions, the first ones of which will take place in May and June.

In order to be accepted as an Employer Participant, you must be:
  • A member in good standing with your provincial/regional governing body (if a CPA);
  • Currently employing a CPA candidate or have done so in the last 12 months;
  • Willing to share candidly, based on your experience as an Employer;
  • Willing to participate in up to two online Virtual Groups – one in May, the second one in June – using Zoom, a video conferencing platform. Each session will last up to 75 minutes each;
  • Willing to participate in a possible follow-up online survey and/or read proposed model/solution information prior to the second Focus Group;
  • Willing to be video/audio-recorded during both sessions (sessions will not be shared publicly, though quotes and transcription notes may become part of documents prepared for further consultations and decision-making).
If selected, you will be offered different days/times to choose from for your Focus Group session.

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* 1. Please indicate that you have read and meet the above requirements:

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* 2. To register your interest, please complete ALL of the following fields: 

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* 3. Does your organization currently have CPA Candidates (or has had one or more in the last 12 months) in the Pre-approved Program Route (PPR) or Experience Verification Route (EVR)*: (check all that apply)

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* 4. Are you directly responsible for either hiring or training these candidates?

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* 5. What is the approximate size of your Organization?

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* 7. Do you have any questions or comments about this Virtual Focus Group process?

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