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Welcome to ICSA Canada 
Provider of Leading Governance Education

Chartered Secretaries Canada offers three designations through our Chartered Secretaries Qualifying Scheme (CSQS), our Directors' Education & Accreditation Program (DEAP) and our Professional Administrator (P.Adm.) program.

As a member of ICSA, you will have access to Continuing Professional Development (CPD) opportunities such as  small-group workshops, symposiums, webinars and speaker presentations. Check our events page for more details!

  October 1, 2016 is the deadline for November Exam session 
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Chartered Secretaries Qualifying Scheme (CSQS)

For those looking to become a Chartered Secretary, the CSQS program is for you. Join a network of over 45,000 governance professionals across the globe while completing a self study program focusing on the areas of governance, law, finance and corporate secretarial practice.

Gain the skills you need to navigate the high paced, increasingly complex role of a Corporate Secretary.  Click here to learn more.

Professional Administrator Certification
Currently working as an administrative professional and looking to take yourself to the next level? The Professional Administrator designation program confirms your knowledge and experience as well as your commitment to continuing education and development. This self study program includes knowledge in the areas of corporate operations, legal, finance and management.

Click here for more information.

Directors' Education & Accreditation Program (DEAP)

DEAP is a 3 day intensive program focused on providing board directors with the skills they need to perform their roles effectively. DEAP offers knowledge in the areas of governance, financial reporting and disclosure, risk management and strategy that current board directors or those considering becoming board directors need to know now.  Click here for more information.

With 2 sessions scheduled across Canada annually, check our events page for sessions scheduled near you.

Thinking of DEAP as a professional development opportunity for your board? Contact us today to discuss catering the program to your group!


DEAP coming to Toronto Oct 11-13, click here to register by Aug 25 and save!

Have you heard about the freshly re-launched Professional Administrator Program? Set yourself apart today.

Click here to learn more about the TD Insurance discount for Members.

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Have you met your CPD hours for the year? Click here to learn more about ICSA CPD requirements for Associates and Fellows.