CAPPA Certificate Program Pre-requisites & Graduation Requirements (effective September 1, 2015 (fall semester) for student enrollment after June 30, 2015)
Financial Accounting – 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
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.)
Excel – For success in the Production Accounting Certificate program and in future employment, CAPPA strongly encourages the student to bring to entry of Level 3 of the CAPPA program, completion of excel studies which include (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.