Continuing Professional Development
CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development, and is the term used to describe the learning activities professionals participate in to develop and enhance their abilities.
Chartered Marketers must earn a total of 60 credits over a three-year cycle. Not earning fewer than 15 credits per year.
What qualifies as CPD credits?
- Structured, relevant learning that includes a formal assessment (e.g. an exam)
- Relevant learning with no formal assessment
- Marketing leadership
- Self-directed learning
- Researching and writing
- Community participation
Annual Dues are required to be paid as soon as you become a Chartered Marketer.
- CMA Corporate Members – $250 + taxes
- Non-Members $450 + taxes
Please note that for the first year, your dues are pro-rated to the 1st of the month following the month you qualify for the designation.
For additional program information and any questions please contact CertificationManager@theCMA.ca