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Associate Membership

Anyone with an interest in Management can become an Associate Member of CIM | Chartered Managers Canada. 

Associate Membership is the first step in joining the association and progressing towards your professional management designation(s) and Full Membership.

For Associate Member fees, please review the Fee Schedule.

If you are a lapsed member and/or have previously had a CIM | Chartered Managers Canada Member account, please do not use the "Join" tool. Please contact Head Office at (705) 725-8926 or membership@cim.ca to update your information and regain access to your account.

Join as an Associate Member

If you are interested in obtaining your Certified in Management (C.I.M.) or Chartered Manager (C.Mgr.) designation, you will need to become an Associate Member first and then undergo a separate designation application process.

Please contact education@cim.ca if you require additional assistance.


Associate Membership (Student)

Students enrolled in an NCMA Nationally Accredited Program are entitled to a FREE Associate Membership with the association. 

Students in non-accredited programs pay a REDUCED Associate Membership fee outlined here.  Simply select “Institution Not Listed” in the pulldown menu for “Accredited Institutions”. Download the Student Associate Member Information kit here.

If you are a CIM | Chartered Managers Canada member and hold a designation (C.I.M. and/or C.Mgr.), you do not qualify for a free student associate membership.

Join as an Associate Member (Student)


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