Getting Licensed in Quebec

Mortgage Professionals Canada (MPC) is the proud provider of education required for mortgage broker licensing in the province of Quebec. These programs are currently being offered only in French. Completion of one of the following two courses is required in order to be eligible to take the AMF licensing exam:

CHQ 101 is available to participants new to the mortgage industry or to those who have no direct experience in mortgage transactions. The duration is nine weeks.

CHQ 201 is offered to participants who have a minimum of two years of experience in the mortgage industry. The duration is four weeks.  


The program offers blended learning, consisting of independent online study and three virtual classes. Participants are also given a lesson plan to follow.

The prerequisites for registration are:

  • Be 18 years of age and over;
  • Have at least a secondary 5;
  • Have a competent understanding of the French language.
  • For CHQ201 only: Have at least two years of experience in the mortgage industry and pass the qualification test.

Participants are strongly encouraged to visit the AMF website to learn about the qualification program and the authorization process and conditions before enrolling in the program.