Financial Advisor Designations

Designation: CFC
Designation Full Title: Certified Financial Consultant
Definition: The Certified Financial Consultant ® (CFC) designation is offered 100% online and is designed for high achieving individuals who want to take the next major step along their career path within a vast range of key financial areas. The 5 certificate programmes comprising the CFC designation will give you vital knowledge and skills in a particular business discipline – without the need to enrol on a long-term programme.

Issuing Organization: Institute of financial consultants
Website/URL: http://www.ifconsultants.org/
Is the designation still offered: Currently offered & recognized by the issuing organization
Is the designation still supported: 
What are the prerequisites? None
What are the requirements to obtain the designation? 5 online modules or 15000 word report if applicant had 5+ years financial consulting
What type of examination is required to complete the designation process? assignments only
Is there any ongoing continuing education or other requirements to maintain the designation? None
Where can you check if someone has the designation and if it’s current? None
Does the designation have a complaint process and if so, where can it be found? None
Is there a published list of disciplined designees and if so, where can it be viewed? None
Who is the accreditation through? None
Recommended for: Financial analyists
Code of Ethics or Ethics Course? None
Length of Time For Completion: Could not find