Williams Lake student recognized at chartered accountant ceremony

Williams Lake chartered accountant student Stephen l’Heureux graduated from the CA qualification program at a ceremony.

Williams Lake chartered accountant (CA) student Stephen l’Heureux (PMT Chartered Accountants) graduated from the CA qualification program at a ceremony held June 2 in Vancouver.

Students recognized at the convocation ceremony are eligible for membership in the Institute of Chartered Accountants of B.C. this year.

“Stephen earned his CA designation by successfully completing a rigorous and competitive academic program, focused on business and accounting competencies,” said Richard Rees, FCA, CEO of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia. “We are very proud of him, and he should take great pride in having earned his CA designation.”

To qualify as a CA, students must have a university degree or equivalent, 30 months of practical work experience in an approved CA training office, and complete courses through the CA Qualification Program. CAs must also pass a comprehensive rigorous national final exam to earn their designation.