FASEA’S Accreditation Policy for Higher Education Providers

FASEA’s accreditation process as defined in FPS002 Accreditation Policy details the curriculum and standards which will be used to assess Programs and Providers for approval. The degrees, courses and qualifications approved by FASEA are listed in the Relevant Provider Degrees, Courses and Qualifications Legislative Instrument.

Individuals are encouraged to contact their Higher Education Provider if their course is not on the Approved List and has substantive financial advice knowledge areas. Note that relevant degrees will not be listed in the Approved Program and Course List.

Higher Education Providers should contact accreditations@fasea.gov.au for applications or questions regarding the accreditation of their courses.

FASEA releases August Exam Results

MEDIA RELEASE  FASEA today released exam results from the seventh Financial Advisers Exam held in August 2020. Result highlights include: the exam was held from 13 to 18 August in exam centres and online 82% of candidates passed the...

FASEA provides remote October Exam sitting option for financial advisers in Melbourne due to Covid-19 restrictions

MEDIA RELEASE Following the reimposition of Stage 4 stay at home restrictions for metropolitan Melbourne and the continued closure of exam venues, FASEA advises that Melbourne metropolitan physical location exams will not be offered for...

FASEA confirms dates and venues for 2021 Exam sittings

MEDIA RELEASE FASEA confirms that, subject to COVID-19 restrictions, it will run six Financial Adviser exam sittings in 2021 in 31 locations across metropolitan and regional Australia.  Alternatively, advisers may elect to sit the Exam...

FASEA approves additional electives for the Securities Institute Graduate Diploma of Applied Finance and Investment

MEDIA RELEASE FASEA has today confirmed its approval of the following additional financial planning electives for the Securities Institute Graduate Diploma of Applied Finance and Investment (GDAFI) from 1991 until 2007: E114 Technical...

FASEA releases draft amendments to the Education Legislative Instrument

MEDIA RELEASE During the course of 2020 FASEA has announced the approval of a number of current degrees and bridging courses and the recognition of prior learning of advisers through the approval of historic degrees and awarding of credit...

FASEA approves University of New South Wales Graduate Diploma and bridging courses

MEDIA RELEASE FASEA has today confirmed the Graduate Diploma of Financial Planning for the University of New South Wales offered from 1 July 2019 as an approved degree. Advisers who complete this course of study will meet the education...

The Financial Adviser Standards and Ethics Authority Limited was established in 2017 to set the education, training and ethical standards of financial advisers in Australia.

 

 

The Financial Adviser Standards and Ethics Authority Limited was established in 2017 to set the education, training and ethical standards of financial advisers in Australia.