CFC program

CFC Program

About the Certified Financial Consultant ® Program

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 6 certificate programs comprising the CFC designation will give you vital knowledge and skills in a particular business discipline – without the need to enroll on a long-term program.

How to become a Certified Financial Consultant ® - CFC

To become a Certfied Financial Consultant ® you will need to meet the eligibility requirements and then successfully complete the Certified Financial Consultant ® online course plus a capstone of either:

  • 15,000 word dissertation

    or a Financial Consultancy Project.

About the CFC Program

The Certified Financial Consultant ® - CFC - program is 100% online.

  • The course is self-paced
  • Course content is supplied by the Straighterline Online Courses
  • The required eTextbook for this course is included with your course purchase at no additional cost
The CFC Syllabus

The Certified Financial Consultant ® - CFC - course consists of six subjects + plus a capstone. Click on the links below to find more about the CFC program

  • Capstone: 15,000 word disseration or a Financial Consultancy Project
Do you qualify for exemption?

If you think that you may qualify for exemption from the CFC program click here.

Make sure your certificate is from IFC

The Certified Financial Consultant ®(CFC) designation can only be obtained from the Institute of Financial Consultants®. If in doubt, please contact IFC directly at to confirm the authenticity of our representative.

The Certified Financial Consultant ®(CFC) certificate is sent directly from our administrative office.

Institute of Financial Consultants® and Certified Financial Consultant® mark are registered with US Government Patent & Trade Mark Office & the National Certification Commission, USA.