Financial Advisor Designations

Designation: CASL
Designation Full Title: Chartered Advisor for Senior Living
Definition: Provide advisors w/ training to work w/ seniors and those readying for retirement

Issuing Organization: The American College
Website/URL: http://www.theamericancollege.edu
Is the designation still offered: Currently offered and recognized by the issuing organization.
Is the designation still supported: 
What are the prerequisites? Meet experience requirements for CLU, ChFC, RHU, and CLF or have experience 3 to 5 years prior in advise clients in financial and/or practical matters in retirement, or aging issues
What are the requirements to obtain the designation? 5 required courses, equivalent to 15 semester credit hours
What type of examination is required to complete the designation process? Final closed book proctored exam for each course
Is there any ongoing continuing education or other requirements to maintain the designation? 15 hours every 2 years
Where can you check if someone has the designation and if it’s current? Yes, www.designationcheck.com
Does the designation have a complaint process and if so, where can it be found? Yes, enforcement policies & procedures & instructions here: http://www.theamericancollege.edu/consumer-resources/submit-a-complaint
Is there a published list of disciplined designees and if so, where can it be viewed? None
Who is the accreditation through? The American College who is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education Agency
Recommended for: None stated, seems to be financial advisors or wealth managers
Code of Ethics or Ethics Course? Yes
Length of Time For Completion: No regular length of time specified