ACAF national examination

Learn about the ACAF National Examination component of the ACAF program.

The ACAF National Examination evaluates students’ understanding of the information taught in the Business Applications applied course and is administered through the provincial/regional CPA bodies.

The ACAF National Examination Policies outlines the national guidelines students need to meet to be able to complete the ACAF National Examination.

The four-hour ACAF National Examination consists of objective-format and constructed-response questions. See the examination blueprint for more detailed information.

CPA Canada has developed a sample examination as well as a solution and exhibits to help students prepare for the examination.

Examination dates


  • September 6, 2019

Students who wish to register for the ACAF National Examination should contact their provincial/regional CPA body.