The Canadian Association of Assessment Specialists was founded to establish standards and practices for the testing and assessment of human resources and to provide members with the tools to practice at the highest professional levels.
To develop and maintain professional standards for the the testing and assessment of human resources.
To enhance the status of assessment specialists through practices and ethics.
To pool the resources of members by circulating news, statistics and knowledge of testing and assessment.
Our own "Members Quarterly" newsletter is now available in print and online!
Share and exchange ideas with fellow members through our question and
answer forum, get new ideas in the fields of recruitment, management, training and assessment. Develop new plans based on the lastest trends and statistics.
This is the members' newsletter, developed by and for our membership.
Contribute to our regular columns and discussion groups- check out Members
on the Move!
The APRC, CAAS, CPTA and CMPA members obtain preferred rates and priority on
other professional development programs and marketing opportunities offered
by the associations, IPM and Workplace Today®. As a member, you will be
given advance notice and discounts on other programs and marketing opportunities
available in print and online.
Two types of memberships are available to the CAAS. Full members
have completed the respective accreditation programs and can obtain their
professional designation by joining the association. Associate members
are consultants or service providers and suppliers to the human resource
and management sectors or those who have not yet completed the full accreditation
Other membership benefits include an online subscription to Workplace
Today® Online Journal, the Canadian Journal of Workplace Issues, Plans
and Strategies, Members Quarterly Newsletters (in print and online),
online access to IPM's Workplace Library and Workplace Forums (online
discussion groups), as well as access to IPM's Associations' Information
The Association of Professional Recruiters of Canada, the Canadian
Association of Assessment Specialists, the Canadian Management
Professionals Association and the Canadian Professional Trainers
Association hold regular chapter events in major centres across Canada
between September and June of each year to include meetings, half day
workshops and conferences. These events present an ideal opportunity to
network with other members as well as gain valuable insight from guest
speakers on a wide range of workplace and management issues.
Confirmations are done on a first-come, first-served basis so make
sure you register early to get your reserved spot! Click
here for the Events
Calendar and online registration form.