General Accountants are professional accountants holding
senior level positions in industry, commerce, finance, government
and public practice. They are represented nationally through
the Certified General Accountants Association of Canada
and regionally through their provincial or territorial association.
Each Association is a self-regulating body governed by provincial,
territorial and national legislation.
also provides a program of professional studies utilizing
the latest innovations in on line learning. CGA students
are enrolled in this highly respected program in Canada,
Bermuda, the Caribbean, Hong Kong and the People’s
Republic of China.
Associations are committed to the public interest and the
professionalism of members through a comprehensive Code
of Ethical Principles and Rules of Conduct, mandatory continuing
professional development and ongoing reviews of public practice
firms and practitioners. Ethics instruction is also a central
part of the CGA program and ethical principles and case
studies are integrated into each and every course.