A.C.S.B. Designation Program

The Surety Association of Canada’s Associateship of Canadian Surety Bonding (A.C.S.B.) Designation Program aims to provide students with a theoretical and in-depth practical understanding of suretyship.

This program is offered in partnership with McMaster University Continuing Education and requires students to complete six (6) courses (four (4) core courses and two (2) electives) which are delivered through a distance/on-line learning platform. The program is currently offered in English only at this time.

Upon successful completion of the program, the student will receive the Designation of Associate of Canadian Surety Bonding (A.C.S.B.); conferred by the Surety Association of Canada. In addition, students may also qualify for the Associateship in Canadian Surety Bonding Academic Certificate from McMaster University Continuing Education.

Registration for the Fall 2020 term is now open!

Returning students can simply use their current student number to register for a course this upcoming term. New students to the program would be required to register with McMaster University to obtain a student number prior to selecting their courses.

Please note that new students are also required to complete a program application form which should be sent to SAC’s Head Office along with the program application fee ($200 for full members; $400 for affiliate members; $1,000 for non-members).

CLICK HERE for A.C.S.B. Designation Program Registration information.

CLICK HERE to register for a course on the McMaster University Continuing Education website (note: you will be directed to an external website).

For any questions, please feel free to contact us at surety [at] suretycanada.com or by calling our office at (905) 677-1353.