Who May be Certified?
  • All applicants must meet the Standards Criteria set by the Canadian Problem Gambling Certification Board
  • Any individual working in the field of problem gambling counselling may apply to become certified a Canadian Problem Gambling Counsellor (CPGC).
  • This designation may be applied for by those counselling both problem gamblers and/or their family members.
  • Applicants may include addictions counsellors, social workers, private counsellors, credit counsellors, family and youth counsellors.
  • Canadian and International applicants are welcome to apply for CPGC certification.