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Registration

Practice Education Course (PEC)

June 5-7, 2018
Montréal, Québec

Thank you for your interest in PEC 2018. Registration has been closed.

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Date and Location

The PEC is being held June 5–7, 2018, in Montréal, Québec at the Hotel Bonaventure Montréal, opposite to Montréal’s central train station.

The guest room block at the Hotel Bonaventure Montréal is sold out.

Additional guest rooms are available at the nearby Montréal Marriott Château Champlain hotel. The room rate is $265 per night.  Call 1-800-200-5909 and use the group code PRA to reserve by phone, or book online.

Hotels nearby include:

The Montreal Marriott Chateau Champlain

Le Centre Sheraton Montreal

Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel


Prerequisites for Registration at PEC

Enrolment for the PEC is subject to the candidate satisfying the following conditions:

 

Conventional Route

Mutual Recognition Agreement (MRA) or Affiliate Route

Preliminary Education

Credit for Exams P, FM, MFE, MLC, and C, VEE credit for Economics, Finance and Statistics, completion of FAP requirements (eight FAP modules and both the interim and final assessments).

Credit for preliminary education obtained through MRA or Affiliate status.

Fellow-level education

Credit for one track-specific SOA exam:

FIN PEC Track: No exam required if another Fellowship track is complete (including Canadian exams) and two-years of relevant experience to the FIN track.

FIN PEC Track: Exams QFICOR, QFIADV, ERMGC, CFEFD, or CFESDM.

ILA PEC Track: ILALFVC.

RET PEC Track: RETFRC.

GRP PEC Track: GHCORC and CIA Group Benefits Exam.

Credit for one track-specific SOA exam:

FIN PEC Track: no exam required.

ILA PEC Track: ILALVC.

RET PEC Track: RETFRC.

GRP PEC Track: GHCORC and CIA Group Benefits Exam.

 

Experience

ALL CANDIDATES  must have two years of experience.  If you chose a track based on educational background, your experience does not have to match the PEC track. If you chose  a track based on at least two years of track-related experience, then your experience must be track-relevant.

ALL CANDIDATES  must have two years of experience.  If you chose a track based on educational background, your experience does not have to match the PEC track. If you chose a track based on at least two years of track-related experience, then your experience must be track-relevant.


Please note that page 4 on the PEC 2018 registration form includes a checklist to confirm that registrants meet the PEC eligibility requirements.

If you have any questions, please contact leslie.lenton@cia-ica.ca or joseph.gabriel@cia-ica.ca

Cancellation Policy

A refund of the payment received less $50 will be granted only for refund requests made in writing and reaching the CIA office seven business days prior to the first day of the PEC. After that date, we will convert your payment received into a credit note, less the administrative charge of $125. This credit note is good for one full year, redeemable towards a future PEC, CIA meeting, or seminar. No refunds or credit notes will be processed for cancellations received once the PEC has started. Special cases will be evaluated on individual merit and the final decision will be made in writing by the CIA director of operations. Send cancellation requests to leslie.lenton@cia-ica.ca.

The CIA has the right to cancel any PEC session if conditions warrant. In the event of such cancellation, registration fees will be refunded. The CIA will not be held liable for any airline or other cancellation fees assessed for attendees.