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PHASE 1:
Get Prepared

This is the pre-relationship phase where students get prepared for their first informal meeting with their mentor.

Student responsibility

  1. UNDERSTAND YOUR ROLE AS A STUDENT
    • LOG INTO: BrightSpace (D2L) and review the material in the Mentorship "Get Prepared" section
  2. UNDERSTAND THE PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
  3. UNDERSTAND THE ENABLING COMPETENCY REQUIREMENTS
  4. BECOME FAMILIAR WITH THE PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE REPORTING TOOL (PERT)

    REVIEW: User Guide

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Pre-approved Program Route (PPR): It is the responsibility of the employer to assign a mentor to a student. If students have not been matched with a registered CPA mentor, they should contact the program manager.

Experience Verification Route (EVR): It is the student's responsibility to find a CPA mentor. Students can search for a mentor by using the Mentor Match Portal, which can be found on the left hand side of their PERT profile. Students can review the Mentor Match Portal FAQs for additional information. 

Are you a Co-op Student? Please review the following factsheet Practical Experience Reporting Requirements for Co-op Students

Unable To Find A Mentor?  LOG INTO: BrightSpace (D2L) and review the material under "Mentorship", "Get Prepared" section.

Contact Us

Questions regarding the CPA Ontario mentorship program: mentor@cpaontario.ca

General questions about the CPA pathway: customerservice@cpaontario.ca

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View Mentor Phase
PHASE 1:
Get Prepared

This is the pre-relationship phase where mentors get prepared for their first informal meeting with the student.

Mentor responsibility

  1. UNDERSTAND YOUR ROLE AS A MENTOR
  2. UNDERSTAND THE PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS FOR STUDENTS
  3. UNDERSTAND THE ENABLING COMPETENCY REQUIREMENTS FOR STUDENTS
  4. BECOME FAMILIAR WITH THE PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENT TOOL (PERT)

    REVIEW: User Guide

Helpful Tips

Pre-approved Program Route (PPR): It is the responsibility of the employer to assign a mentor to a student. If a mentor has not been matched with a student, they should contact their program manager.  To ensure a successful match, mentors must select the Pre-approved Program checkbox and indicate the name of their organization by logging into PERT and clicking on "Profile" and "Edit".

Experience Verification Route (EVR): It is the student's responsibility to find a CPA mentor. Students can search for a mentor by using the Mentor Match Portal. Mentors can choose to be in the portal by logging into PERT, clicking on; "Profile" and "Edit", and selecting one of the following options under the, "I want to mentor"  section: "Any Suitable Match" or "Only students who work in my organization".  

Mentors with Co-op Students: Please review the following factsheet Practical Experience Reporting Requirements for Co-op Students

Contact Us

Questions regarding the CPA Ontario mentorship program: mentor@cpaontario.ca

General questions about the CPA pathway: customerservice@cpaontario.ca

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