CAPPA Certificate Program Pre-requisites & Graduation Requirements
Financial Accounting (effective September 1, 2015 (fall semester) for student enrollment after June 30, 2015) – CAPPA requires (through the educational institute of your choice) the pre-requisite of the successful completion of a basic Financial Accounting course prior to entry to Level 4 of the CAPPA program. The choice of completed course that you bring to your admission request should include:
An Introduction to:
SAIT’s Oil and Gas Production Accounting course (“OGPA 201”) is an example of a course which fulfills this requirement SAIT OGPA-201
Excel (effective September 1, 2019 (fall semester) for student enrollment after June 30, 2019) – CAPPA requires successful completion of the Excel pre-requisite prior to enrollment in Course 2. Students may take the excel course at the institution with which they are enrolled in the CAPPA program, at CAPPA or elsewhere as long as it meets the content coverage listed below:
English Comprehension – CAPPA strongly recommends that ESL students achieve an English comprehension of a minimum of Level 8 of the Canadian Language Benchmark Canadian Language Benchmark Placement Test. Please access the Canadian Language Benchmarks Placement test on www.language.ca. (This is a recommendation and not a pre-requisite at this time.)
Your pre-requisite will be reviewed and approved by the educational institute that you are enrolling in.
CAPPA also requires all students to complete additional online training modules provided by CAPPA and Petrinex (web-based reporting system). The fee for each course includes access to the online Petrinex modules and your educational institute will facilitate access. Please see our Student FAQ page for more information.