Complimentary CPE

Exclusive member benefit

PICPA membership includes free monthly town hall webinars, self-study courses within the new CPE Academy video-on-demand platform, and important professional and legislative updates. Bottom line: PICPA members get up to 20 hours of complimentary CPE per year!

Not a member? Join now for these exclusive savings.

PICPA Virtual Town Halls

The PICPA hosts virtual town halls to help members address timely topics such as the economy, staffing, diversity and inclusion, and much more.

Missed it? PICPA members have access to all previous town halls. Browse what's available.

Replays are exclusive PICPA member content, but they do not qualify for CPE.

Upcoming Town Hall

Economic Conditions Update Webinar

June 24 | 10:00-11:00 a.m. | Credits: 1-Other

This fast-paced update provides an overview of major trends affecting the economy and the accounting profession. Patrick Harker, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, will provide insight into the economic forecast for the foreseeable future, discuss causes of inflation, and outline the Federal Reserve response to these changing conditions.

  • The economic forecast for the coming years
  • Inflation: What is causing it, and what he forecasts
  • The Fed’s response to these changing conditions


PICPA 125th Annual Meeting & Celebration 

May 31-June 2 | The Hotel Hershey & Webcast | Register by May 24

Discuss technology, transformation, and talent with accounting leaders from across the state at this year's annual meeting. CPE is free for members and guests are welcome to attend the many social outings and receptions offered.

Can't make it to the Hotel Hershey? A portion of the event will be webcast.



Complimentary CPE includes:

  • 25th Annual Meeting (1-Other)
  • Keynote Speaker: Daniel Susskind on The Future of the Professions (2-Other)
  • The Private Equity Option for Accounting Firms (1-Other)
  • Mission-Critical Leadership: How Smart Managers Lead Well in All Directions (8-Other)
  • Plus even more optional CPE

Complimentary Self-Study

This rotating selection of on-demand self-study courses provides updates from PICPA conferences. Run through PICPA's CPE Academy, you will watch the course, take exam questions, and get your credit immediately.

Getting the Most Out of SOC Reports

Session from the Not-for-Profit & Government Accounting Conference

CPE Academy


Free for member | $39 nonmember

Financial Reporting Considerations in Light of COVID-19

Session from the Not-for-Profit & Government Accounting Conference

CPE Academy


Free for member | $39 nonmember

Management Discussion and Analysis: Enhancing Value

Session from the CFO and Controllers Conference

CPE Academy


Free for member | $39 nonmember

Professional and Legislative Updates

PICPA leaders and members join together for these webcast updates on issues important to the profession. From diversity to technology, these programs bring together accounting professionals from across the state to discuss vital topics.

May 2022 Legislative Update

Advocacy Update with Rep. Matt Bradford Webcast

May 26 | 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Got questions about Pennsylvania spring legislative priorities? Join PICPA and the CPA-PAC for a virtual discussion with House Democratic Appropriations Committee Chairman Matt Bradford on the spring legislative session, the upcoming fiscal year state budget, and much more. Get the answers you need to know in this PICPA State Advocacy Update, which is free for PICPA members.


What You Get with PICPA Membership

Monthly Town Halls

Timely, Relevant Updates
Free for member | $50 nonmember


Convenient, Rotating, Quick Credits
Free for member | $39 nonmember

Professional Issues Updates

Legislative, Regulatory, and Accounting Topics
Free for member | $50 nonmember

Complimentary CPE FAQs