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Are you looking to become compliant in Foreign Exchange – General Advice?
Kaplan Professional, a leading national provider of education in financial services offer the Kaplan Professional Tier 1 general advice in the foreign exchange specialist knowledge area.
This course introduces individuals to the concepts of foreign exchange as they apply to retail clients. Individuals will learn how to analyse and evaluate foreign exchange markets and 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. This course has been developed for financial advisers or those working in the financial services industry.
Upon successful completion individuals will meet the education requirements of ASIC Regulatory Guide 146 for providing general advice in foreign exchange to retail clients.
Please refer to the subject outlines for more information:
Tier 1 Compliance Solution – Foreign Exchange – General Advice
$280 (GST exempt)
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Individuals have a total of 12 weeks to complete the learning and assessment requirements for the Tier 1 Foreign Exchange — General Advice, from their initial enrolment date.
An additional four weeks (4) per subject is available if required to resit an exam.
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Individuals enrolling into Tier 1 Foreign Exchange – General Advice will need to have met the Generic Knowledge entry requirements prior to enrolling into this course.
Individuals are also required to be aged 18 years or older to enrol into this course.
To meet the Generic Knowledge entry requirements for this course, you will need to demonstrate knowledge obtained through formal studies (completed within the last five years) of three of the four topic areas detailed below:
Topic 1: The Australian financial system and economic environment
Topic 2: Introduction to the Australian financial services industry and legislation
Topic 3: Investment asset classes and mortgage loans
Topic 4: General Insurance
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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To successfully complete this qualification, individuals will require basic computing skills. This may include:
You may enrol into this course at any time and begin studying immediately on enrolment.*
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* If you have not previously completed Generic Knowledge, please ensure you enrol into this subject as it is a prerequisite of the Tier 1 knowledge areas.
This course is delivered online via Kaplan Professional’s learning management system KapLearn.You will receive login details to KapLearn upon enrolment. When you log on to KapLearn you are able to access the subject notes, assessments, additional learning materials such as media, case studies, practice activities and your online tutor.
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The assessments for Tier 1 Foreign Exchange are listed below:
Individuals may attempt the exam at any time if they believe they are adequately prepared. Individuals will receive personal reminder emails as they approach their assessment deadlines.
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