FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
For the most customized results, we suggest that you refine your search using the various criteria provided by the main program search:
- Subject: narrows your search to one or more predefined subjects. Use CTRL+click to select multiple subjects.
- From: and To: narrows your search to a specific date range.
- Format: narrows your search to in-person programs, online programs or both.
- Keyword: searches the program description for a specific phrase or keyword. Use double quotes (" ") to search for a specific phrase.
- Location: narrows your search to a specific city and/or province. Lists only cities where upcoming professional development programs are currently available.
- Accreditation: use the slider to narrow your search to only those programs that have been accredited by any law society for the specified number of hours.
This site includes features that are only available if you login to retrieve the information in your CBA profile. The first time you log in to the site, you will be asked to specify your PD preferences. This information will be stored in your profile, and will be used to automatically serve up Featured Programs and Publications tailored to you.
By logging in to the site, you’re able to access a whole host of value-added features, including the tracking tool (CBA members only) personalized program/publications promotion, papers, discussion forums, and a list of programs for which you’ve already registered.
Each law society evaluates our programs on a case-by-case basis. Please see individual event listings for information on accreditation in your province.
PD requirements are determined by each law society. Please contact your law society for more information.
Available exclusively to CBA members, the tracking tool allows members to track progress towards mandatory or personal PD goals. With the tracking tool, you can also enter information for PD hours completed with other organizations, keeping track of all of your credits in one place.
Live CBA events are held across the country. To find programs offered in your area, you canconsult the "My Province/Territory" section, or search by geographic location with our search tool.
While it’s easy to refine your search, you can view all upcoming programs from the main “Search Programs” page by leaving all default search criteria in Step 1, then selecting the List display option in Step 2.
To see all upcoming programs in your jurisdiction, simply select "My Province/Territory" from the main navigation.
To order past online PD sessions and other CBA publications, please consult the following:
Yes, you can use the tracking tool. By default, the tool will calculate your hours based on the province of your preferred mailing address on file with the CBA. To change your preferred mailing address, please update your profile. If you would like additional information regarding accreditation information for your second province of call, please contact us.
Many of our programs are available to non-members. Please see individual program listings for non-member rates.
For some programs, we do offer discounted rates for groups of 10 or more. Please contact us for more information.