If you are interested in a career in financial planning, obtaining CFP certification demonstrates to your clients that you are committed to exemplifying the industry gold standard in financial planning. Earning CFP certification will equip you with all the skills, abilities and knowledge necessary to be a competent and ethical financial planner working directly one-on-one with clients.
Chartered Financial Analyst- CFA
The CFA Program is a globally recognized, graduate level curriculum that provides a strong foundation of real-world investment analysis and portfolio management skills along with the practical knowledge you need in today’s investment industry. It also emphasizes the highest ethical and professional standards.
Each year, tens of thousands of candidates enroll in the CFA Program and sit for the exams in test centers all over the world. Completing the CFA Program confirms a mastery of the rigorous CFA curriculum, signifies passing all three exam levels, and is one of the requirements for earning the CFA charter.
To earn the CFA charter you must have four years of qualifying investment work experience, become a member of CFA Institute, pledge to adhere to the CFA Institute Code of Ethics and Standards of Professional Conduct, apply for membership to a local CFA member society, and complete the CFA Program.
Certificate In Investment Performance Management – CIPM
The Certificate in Investment Performance Measurement (CIPM) is a designation that offers you a set of advanced, globally relevant and practice-based investment performance and risk evaluation skills. Earning it sets you apart as an accountable and deeply knowledgeable professional who’s committed to professional integrity, your firm’s success, and your clients’ best interests.
Certified Treasury Professional – CTP
The Certified Treasury Professional (CTP) certification serves as a benchmark of competency in the finance profession and is recognized as the leading credential in corporate treasury worldwide. Whether you’re looking to safeguard your career or seeking a promotion, earning the CTP certification can open a variety of doors.
Financial Risk Manager – FRM
The Financial Risk Manager (FRM) designation is an international professional certification offered by the Global Association of Risk Professionals. To be awarded the FRM designation, candidates must complete rigorous two-part, practice-oriented examination that covers the major topics in financial risk management, demonstrate two years’ professional work experience in financial risk management, and meet other requirements.
Career Centre Info
The Careers & Employer Partnership team is committed to providing you access to innovative career assessments, career development and placement technologies.
Students in their 3rd and 4th year will work one-on-one with sector specific consultants providing them with the necessary tools and resources towards a successful career. Consultants will work with various employers and connect students to industry networking opportunities, informative career sessions and recruitment events. The Careers & Employer Partnership Team will provide a series of support resources and skill development opportunities to enhance personal branding and job search strategies.
For more information on how to connect with the Center for Careers & Employer Partnerships please visit us online or drop by the new office at TRS 2-148.
Learning Success Centre
Located in Victoria Building (VIC B26), the Learning Success Centre allows students to obtain private tutoring or group tutoring service from qualified tutors immediately from their Tutor Registry. Prices are negotiated between the tutor and the student.
TRSM Student Services
TRSM Student Services provides group tutoring for various academic fields, including FIN300, ACC414, and FIN401. Located in TRS 3-501, this service is free for both full-time and part-time students.
Along with free group tutoring, TRSM Student Services also provides mock exams in exchange for either a non-perishable food item or $2. These mock exams are reviewed by professors prior to becoming available to ensure current topics are covered. You can typically pick one up two weeks before exams begin at TRS 2-168.