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Get your end-to-end education towards QAFP® certification and CFP® certification from the FP Canada Institute™, Canada’s most trusted partner in financial planning.
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End-to-End Education Program

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Reimagined QAFP® certification

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QAFP® Certification

Qualified Associate Financial Planner™ professionals are ideally suited to help clients who want to grow their financial well-being. QAFP® professionals have demonstrated the knowledge, skills, experience and ethics to understand client needs as change happens and strategies evolve. Their advice is holistic and touches many aspects of each client's life. QAFP professionals serve a diverse population by offering advice for today's speed of life. This certification can also be a bridge to CFP certification.
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CFP® Certification

Certified Financial Planner® certification is the world’s most recognized financial planning designation and is considered the ‘gold standard’ for the profession. CFP professionals have demonstrated the knowledge, skills, experience, and ethics to examine their clients’ entire financial picture, at the highest level of complexity required of the profession. 
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