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Are you looking to gain specialised skills and knowledge in foreign exchange?
Kaplan Professional, a leading national provider of education in financial services offers the Foreign Exchange Specialist course for individuals wanting to gain an understanding of specialist foreign exchange.
This course introduces individuals to the concepts of foreign exchange as they apply to retail clients. Individuals will gain an understanding of managing risk and tax requirements when dealing with retail client portfolios. Spot transactions, debt securities, forward markets and currency options will also be covered.
Please refer to the course outline for more information.
On successful completion of the Foreign Exchange Specialist course, individuals should be able to:
Topic 1: Foreign exchange markets
Topic 2: Spot transactions
Topic 3: Foreign exchange forward markets
Topic 4: Currency options
Topic 5: Foreign exchange risk management and tax.
Individuals have a total of:
Therefore, if an individual completes the learning and assessment, and the resubmission time in every subject is granted, the duration will be 16 weeks.
Individuals working in industry may be able to complete the course requirements in a shorter timeframe or less hours per week.
$319 (GST included)
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There are no entry requirements for this course. However, it is recommended that individuals have completed Generic Knowledge in financial planning and have a broad understanding of financial planning fundamentals.
You should confirm your eligibility with your employer or licensee to provide foreign exchange advice to retail clients.
Individuals are required to be aged 18 years or older to enrol in this course.
This course requires you to read comprehensive learner workbooks, complete a range of written assessments, undertake independent research activities and at times engage in online forums and discussions. Furthermore, the delivery mode relies on the extensive use of written communication.
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The assessments for each subject are listed below.
Individuals may attempt the exam and/or submit their assignment at any time if they believe they are adequately prepared. Individuals will receive personal reminder emails as they approach their assessment deadlines.
Individuals must be deemed competent in all assessment items, including demonstrating competency in all of the exam questions, in order to be awarded their certificate of completion.
Individuals who complete the course will receive a Certificate of Completion .
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