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CPA Student Program


CPA MODULES

The CPA Professional Education Program (CPA PEP) requires candidates to complete six modules: two core modules, two elective modules and two capstone modules.
Academic Prerequisites CPA PEP

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    PATHS WE OFFER

    As a pre-approved training office for the CPA Professional Education Program (CPA PEP), Manning Elliott offers two paths: Pre-Approved Assurance and Direct to Tax (DTT).

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    Preapproved Assurance

    The Assurance path within the CPABC Professional Education Program provides students with valuable hands-on experience in the field of audit and assurance.

    By completing the Assurance path certification, students will have the opportunity to work with industry-leading professionals in a variety of audit settings, including public and private companies, and non-profit entities.

    • 30 months of practical experience
    • 1250 chargeable assurance hours, of which 625 must be in audit  of historical financial statements
    • Audit licensure
  • Direct to Tax

    Articling students following the Direct to Tax (DTT) path at Manning Elliott LLP will gain hands-on experience working directly with our tax experts. Students will be able to engage in a variety of tax-related projects, with a focus on compliance as well as research and planning. This path is ideal for individuals who have a keen interest in tax and want to specialize in this area.

    Students will have the unique opportunity to work with a diverse range of clients including high net worth families, farming operations, real estate ownership and development, non-profit organizations and charities, information technology, oil & gas, mining companies, and software development companies. 

    • 30 months of practical experience
    • 15-20% of tax work on audit clients
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    STUDENT SUPPORT

    We take pride in investing in your future, offering unparalleled support in the industry. Our commitment is solely focused on fostering success within our firm. Our devoted team is here to assist you on your journey to unlock and achieve your full potential.

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    MENTORSHIP & TRAINING

    • Performance management & coaching
    • CPA & CFE mentorship
    • Continuous feedback
    • Partners are actively involved in your development
    • Professional Development
  • FINANCIAL SUPPORT

    • CPA PEP fees
    • Densmore fees
    • CPA membership dues
    • Professional development courses
    • In-Depth Tax
    • Chartered Business Valuator (CBV)
  • STUDY LEAVE

    • Students are given two days of salary continuance for each module examination
    • Students are given two months salary continuance for CFE examination preparation
    • COMMON FINAL EXAM (CFE)

      • Students are given three days salary continuance for the CFE examination
      • Densmore Prep Course
      • Mock case review by CFE mentor
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    We look forward to meeting many new faces at various recruiting events in 2024. Our upcoming recruiting events are listed below. We will also be attending various CPABC and post-secondary institution recruitment events throughout the recruiting season.


    Applications Open


    Application Deadline


    Interview Period


    Offer Acceptance Deadline

    March 25, 2024


    April 28, 2024


    May 13 – 29, 2024


    June 9, 2024

    Applications Open                      March 25, 2024


    Application Deadline                April 28, 2024


    Interview Period                         May 13 – 29, 2024


    Offer Acceptance Deadline     June 9, 2024

    • Articling Students

      Applications for Spring 2024 Recruit are now open.

      Spring CPA Student Recruitment Application is open for the following paths: Preapproved Assurance, and Preapproved Direct to Tax.

      To apply, please fill out the applicable application form and follow the below instructions:

      Preapproved Assurance: Apply here
      Direct to Tax: Apply here

      1. Merge your documents into one PDF with the CPA Student Application form as the first page of your application. Do not submit your documents separately. 
      2. Save your application using the following naming convention: CPA Student Application_LAST NAME, First Name
      3. Submit your application to exceptionalpeople@manningelliott.com.

      For any questions regarding the application form and process, please email the above email address. 

      To register for our upcoming events, click the links below. The events are open to 3rd and 4th year students only completing their studies, including UBC DAP students. To stay up to date with our Firm events, please make sure to connect with us on social media. 

    • Co-Op

      Applications for Co-Op are now open.

      Spring Co-Op Recruitment Application is open. To apply, please fill out our 2025 Co-Op Student Application form(PDF) and follow the below instructions:

      1. Merge your documents into one PDF with the  Co-Op Student Application form as the first page of your application. Do not submit your documents separately. 
      2. Save your application using the following naming convention: 2024_CO-OP Student Application_LAST NAME, First Name
      3. Submit your application to exceptionalpeople@manningelliott.com.

      For any questions regarding the application form and process, please email the above email address. 

      To register for our upcoming events, click the links below. To stay up to date with our Firm events, please make sure to connect with us on social media. 



    Your Recruitment Events
    2024

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      COME BACK

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      FOR OUR

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      FALL 2024 EVENTS!