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CAS Course on Professionalism

If you recently completed CAS Online Course 1-Risk Management and Insurance Operations and/or CAS Online Course 2-Insurance Accounting, Coverage Analysis, Insurance Law, and Insurance Regulation and you have your passing grade report issued by The Institutes AND this is your LAST requirement for being nominated for an ACAS designation, you may submit your unofficial grade report to the CAS office via email or fax at or 703.276.3108

*Please note, in this circumstance the CAS will only accept grade reports for Online Courses. CPCU credits or other waivers offered by The Institutes are not accepted.


The Course on Professionalism is designed to make the candidate aware of the requirements of the CAS, CIA, and AAA regarding the conduct of the actuary in the performance of his or her duties.

Registration for the Summer 2018 Course on ProfessionalismRegistration is now open for Chicago. The Toronto and Boston courses are now SOLD OUT.

Upcoming Dates

Summer 2018

Toronto - SOLD OUT

Boston - SOLD OUT


June 11-12, 2018**
Toronto, Canada

The Westin Harbour Castle
1 Harbour Square
Toronto, ON, Canada.

The CAS has arranged a block of guest rooms at a rate of $239 (CND) S/D plus taxes and fees. Reservation should be made prior to May 10, 2018

The Toronto Course is intended for candidates that plan to take exam 6C.

June 25-26, 2018
Boston, MA

Hyatt Regency Boston Harbor
101 Harborside Dr.
Boston, MA 02128

The CAS has arranged a block of guest rooms at a rate of $269 (USD) S/D plus taxes and fees. Reservation should be made prior to May 29, 2018

June 25-26, 2018
Chicago, Il

Palmer House a Hilton Hotel
17 East Monroe Street
Chicago, IL.

The CAS has arranged a block of guest rooms at a rate of $299 (USD) S/D plus taxes and fees.Reservation should be made prior to June 4, 2018

*Canadian Candidates
Canadian Candidates should note that the CAS Course on Professionalism only satisfies the CIA eligibility requirement for ACIA and FCIA when the CAS course is held in Canada, and when it includes appropriate Canadian content. The June 2018 Toronto Course will satisfy the CAS and CIA requirement. Note: The Toronto Course is reserved for Candidates that are seeking the CIA's ACIA/FCIA designations with intent to take, or having taken, exam 6C. The Toronto Course will satisfy both the CIA and CAS professionalism requirements.

Future Locations

Updated July 2017

The Professionalism Education Committee (COPE), which is responsible for developing the Course on Professionalism (COP), has developed the following four year rotating schedule for COP locations. The Committee has selected these cities and rotation in an effort to best serve the candidate audience. As a reminder, candidates should never make travel arrangements prior to registering and receiving a registration confirmation from the CAS. The rotating location schedule is merely offered as an advance planning tool and is subject to change.

Summer 2018 Summer 2019 Summer 2020
Chicago Chicago Chicago
Boston Philadelphia Hartford
Toronto Seattle TBD
China Asia Asia
Winter 2018 Winter 2019 Winter 2020
Lake Buena Vista, FL (Orlando) Atlanta Ft. Lauderdale/ Tampa / Orlando
Las Vegas San Diego Las Vegas
Feb 2019 Feb 2020  
Philadelphia Washington DC  


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