Course Start Date
26 Jul 2021
6 Hours per week
- Fee Help available
- Non Government Subsidised
The Graduate Certificate in Financial Planning (Professional Practice) is designed for people currently practising as financial planners who hold a degree or higher qualification in a finance field. The course meets the FASEA educational requirements for financial advisers in accordance with the requirements of the Corporations Amendment (Professional Standards of Advisers) Act 2017. The course also addresses the Code of Ethics for Financial Planners.
Students must complete four compulsory subjects covering behavioural finance, applied financial advice, commercial and corporations law and ethics and professional standards for financial advisers.
Further information about this course is available on the TAFE NSW Degrees website
Discover the skills you need for the job you want at the TAFE NSW Information Sessions, 21-25 June 2021.
To find out more about this course, meet our teachers and receive information about enrolment and next steps, attend an information session.
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|Tuesday 13 July 2021||6:00pm||Join Information Session Here|
Students have a choice to attend classes from Monday Thursdays from 6.00pm -9.00pm either online or at our Ultimo campus. Each subject is completed over a maximum 12 week period, and students should set aside a minimum of 6 hours per week to meet the study commitment.
This is a post graduate course and is available to existing financial advisers only, please see our Graduate Diploma or Bachelor of Applied Commerce (Financial Planning) courses as an alternative.
This post graduate degree has been designed in conjunction with industry experts and meets the new FASEA financial planning education qualifications. The course consists of 4 subjects and includes the 3 bridging subjects required by FASEA, plus a capstone Applied Financial Advice unit. Existing financial advisers can complete either 1 or more subjects each semester at our Ultimo campus or fully supported online - you may be entitled to RPL for the Applied Financial Advice unit and complete the qualification even faster.
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We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
The way you learn may change during your enrolment to ensure the best learning experience or to keep you safe as COVID-19 restrictions change, and some of our face to face classes may change to online or virtual classroom learning. Also, to ensure that we keep you safe while studying, we may modify our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, there may be a modification or delay in the planned timeframe due to COVID-19 impacts. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.
This course is currently scheduled on Monday - Thursday 6:00pm to 9:00pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.
The 2021 fees are calculated at $2,200 per 10 credit point subject. Students must successfully complete 4 subjects to obtain this qualification. TAFE NSW Higher Education tuition fees are subject to change.
Fees are calculated each semester on a per subject basis. See the TAFE NSW Higher Education Tuition Fees Schedule for details.
FEE-HELP is a student loan scheme funded by the Commonwealth Government to help students pay their course fees. Find out more Study Assist website
International student tuition fees are subject to the TAFE NSW Australia course fee structure. Further information please check the TAFE NSW International Australia website for details on fees and enrolment processes for international students.
Applying with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. As you progress through the application and enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.
For further information or assistance, call 131 601.
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651-731 Harris Street, Ultimo
Phone 131 601
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