Credit Institute of Canada (CIC)
Certified Credit Professional (CCP)
- The Credit Institute of Canada was created by a special Act of Parliament on June 11, 1928 and is the only organization that grants official designations to professionals in the Canadian credit field. The mission of the Credit Institute of Canada (CIC) is to promote the importance of professionally trained credit management staff and the benefits to the organizations which employ them.
- The Certified Credit Professional (CCP) program is structured to ensure graduates are knowledgeable in all areas of credit management. Graduates are qualified to manage a credit department in the following industries: consumer, construction, mercantile and international. Please see more benefits of becoming a CCP
|Association’s Requirements for Certifications|
In order to qualify for the CCP designation, candidates need to:
1. Meet the following education requirements:
A. Take four CIC Courses in:
2. Demonstrate five or more years credit work experience
3. Become a member of the Credit Institute of Canada
4. Adhere to the CIC Code of Ethics
Updated: March 2015
The Association may offer designations in addition to the one(s) identified. The University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies is committed to providing current and accurate information about the requirements of the Association leading to the designation(s) identified. Given that everyone has a unique combination of education and professional experience, contact the Association directly to confirm your pathway to the designation.