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Financial Services qualifications

Why study with us?

People complete CII financial services qualifications for many reasons. For some, they satisfy regulatory examination requirements, for others it is simply the desire to expand and develop the knowledge and understanding essential for a successful career. And, in an increasing number of cases, reaching Chartered status - the premier title for the professional financial adviser - is the goal.

Whatever your reason for taking a CII qualification, you'll enjoy a host of benefits. These include:

  • Quality assured qualifications - included within the Financial Skills Partnership (FSP) list of appropriate examinations.
  • Recognition of prior learning - credits are available towards CII qualifications for exams previously undertaken through other awarding bodies, reducing the time taken to complete, eliminating duplication of learning and reducing cost.
  • An unrivalled portfolio of learning and revision materials - enabling candidates and organisations to build bespoke learning programmes to suit their particular needs.
  • Market-leading designations and Chartered status - success in examinations provide access to the use of designations and titles, including Chartered Financial Planner, that demonstrate achievement and professional standing.
  • Flexible examination options - an unrivalled UK-wide network of public exam centres. This includes the facility to sit multiple-choice exams online, with candidates receiving instantaneous results. The online exam service allows candidates to choose the date of the exam sitting and enables companies to run sittings in-house.
  • Lifelong learning support - credits awarded can be retained for the duration of an individual's working life, counting towards higher level qualifications within the framework.

Financial Services Qualifications

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