The Canadian Association of Professional Speakers


Type of Organization: Member Association

Target Membership: Professional Speakers, Trainers and Facilitators

Membership Qualifications: Application Process

Recognized Designations/Certifications: CSP – Certified Speaking Professional; HoF – Canadian Speakers Hall of Fame

Chapters in Canada: Atlantic; Montreal; Ottawa; Toronto; SW-Ontario; Manitoba; Saskatchewan; Edmonton; Calgary; and Vancouver & BC.

International Affiliations: Member of the Global Speakers Federation (GSF)

Annual Convention: Held in various cities around Canada in December.


CAPS is an association of professional members who share their expertise using the spoken word.