Register for IAP2 Foundations in Effective Public Participation

The International Association for Public Participation (IAP2) Foundations in Effective Public Participation program is must-have training for practitioners and novices alike, and a requirement for those interested in professional public participation certification. Register today for one of our upcoming courses, including our new iap2 Planning for Effective Public Participation Virtual Academy – offered in two participant-friendly formats:

  • Express Academy – 20 hours completed over five consecutive days (Monday – Friday)
  • Extended Academy – 20 hours completed over eight days (two weeks/Monday – Thursday)

How to Register

1. Open your preferred registration form (In-person or Virtual) below

2. Save the form to your computer, fill it out and re-save

3. Scan or email it to and

You can also register by:

  • phone at 613.837.5890

Information for the In-person iap2 Academy

Looking for our virtual iap2 academy offerings? Please see our upcoming training page here.

Courses begin at 8 a.m. with coffee, with classes following from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Venue details will be provided with the course primer and on the info webpage about each course.

Cancellations received up to two weeks before the course are refundable, less a 10% service charge. After that, cancellations are subject to the entire course fee, which can be applied to future courses, within 12 months, less 10% service charge (i.e. 90% credit). Non-attendance, without cancellation, is subject to full payment.

Substitute attendees may be made at anytime, subject to any applicable prerequisite courses. Please notify us of any substitutions. We reserve the right to reschedule or cancel a course within two weeks prior to the start date, due to insufficient registration.

Course registration is confirmed upon receipt of payment. Full payment is due two weeks prior to course commencement.

See the registration form for available discounts, and follow us on Twitter and Facebook to hear about any current promo codes. Changes to registration/attendance may require price adjustments.