AFA Associate Chartered Financial Practitioner (AChFP)

The Associate Chartered Financial Practitioner (AChFP) designation is ideal for candidates who are seeking to upskill and take the first step along their professional pathway. The Associate Chartered Financial Practitioner (AChFP) is suitable for Practice Managers and new entrants to industry. The course constitutes a single unit of study that is common to the Masters-level Fellow Chartered Financial Practitioner (FChFP) and Chartered Life Practitioner (ChLP) designations.

  • Entry Requirements
    • There are no entry requirements for this designation.

  • Important dates
    • Study Period 4-6 2020

      Principal dates Study Period 4 Study Period 5 Study Period 6
      Enrolments open Now Now Now
      Study period commences 06-Jul-19 31-Aug-19 09-Nov-19
      Census date 22-Jul-19 16-Sep-19 25-Nov-19
      Study period ends 25-Sep-19 20-Nov-19 29-Jan-20

      Study Period 1-3 2021

      Principal dates Study Period 1 Study Period 2 Study Period 3
      Enrolments open 26-Oct-20 14-Dec-20 22-Feb-21
      Study period commences 04-Jan-21 08-Mar-21 03-May-21
      Census date 20-Jan-21 24-Mar-21 19-May-21
      Study period ends 26-Mar-21 28-May-21 23-Jul-21


  • Subject Availability
    •  2020

      Subjects Study Period 4 – 6 2020
      AFA 4 – Professional Conduct and Governance for Financial Advisers

  • Subject outlines
  • Duration
    • 12 weeks to complete.

  • Assessment
  • Fees
    • Fees Price
      Fellow Chartered Financial Practitioner (FChFP) – Full designation (incl. AFA1, AFA2, AFA3, AFA4) $4,320
      Chartered Life Practitioner (ChLP) – Full designation (incl. AFA1, AFA2, AFA3, AFA4) $4,320
      Individual Subject Fee $1,200
      Certification Fee (compulsory fee on initial enrolment) $375
      Higher Education Exemptions application $295
      Re-enrolment – If a participant has made an attempt at both of the assessments and has failed either one or both $600*
      Re-enrolment – If a participant has not made an attempt at either one or both of the assessments $840*
      Automatic Exemptions No Fee
      Re-mark fee (excludes multiple choice) $150*
      Late withdrawal fee $300*

      * Fee per subject


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