CFP Course

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Posted: April 2, 2013

CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER PROGRAM COMING TO LORAIN COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE

The Certified Financial Planner program is a combination live, instructor-led and online interactive financial planning program designed to meet the education requirement for the CFP® Certification Examination. This program represents an innovative approach to education where students and instructors attend a mixture of live and virtual classrooms and communicate using VOIP technology. Offered in partnership with Dalton Education, a provider of innovative online education solutions, The Certified Financial Planner program is designed for financial professionals seeking to develop the skills and knowledge that help them meet the demands of today’s complex business environment. The program can help both financial professionals and career changers succeed in this rapidly growing profession. This program is pending approval from the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. (CFP) Board*.

Certified Financial Planner certification is the most recognized professional certification for financial planners, demonstrating expertise in the field and adherence to rigorous standards. Upon approval as a CFP Board-Registered Program, successful completion of the Lorain County Community College program satisfies the CFP Board's education requirement, allowing an individual to sit for the CFP Certification Examination. CFP certification is granted solely by Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. to individuals who, in addition to completing the educational requirement such as this CFP Board-Registered Program, have met ethics, experience and examination requirements. 

Students may take the full course or individual course options:

Full CFP Program- Certified Financial Planner
6-9:45 p.m., Thursdays – May 20-November 20, 2014 (approximate end date)
Course Cost: $4,995
Book estimate: $825- You will need to purchase a HP10BII calculator.

Take the entire program and save.

Individual course options also available in Investment Planning, Retirement Planning, Fundamentals of Financial Planning and Insurance, Income Tax Planning, Estate Planning and The Financial Plan Presentation.

For more information or to register, visit www.lorainccc.edu/cfp.

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