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 approves additional historical and new degrees and bridging courses

Historical degree – University of Canberra FASEA has today confirmed its approval of the historical Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning for University of Canberra commenced between 1 January 2003 and 31 December 2005. Advisers who have...

FASEA approves additional Recognition of Prior Learning for FPA and CPA

The Standards Authority has approved additional applications for recognition of coursework undertaken to attain a professional designation from the Financial Planning Association (FPA) and the Certified Practicing Accountants (CPA)....

FASEA welcomes reappointment of directors

MEDIA RELEASE The Financial Adviser Standards and Ethics Authority (FASEA) notes the Government’s reappointment of Professor Mark Brimble and Dr. Simon Longstaff AO as part-time directors of FASEA for a further three-year period...

Guidance on CPD compliance arising from COVID-19 business disruption

MEDIA RELEASE The Financial Adviser Standards and Ethics Authority (FASEA) has received enquiries relating to operation of CPD requirements resulting from current COVID-19 business disruption. FASEA recognises the challenges presented by...

Adviser Exam Sittings: FASEA to cancel face to face April Exam and substitute with remote online options

MEDIA RELEASE The Financial Adviser Standards and Ethics Authority (FASEA) understands and appreciates the unprecedented nature of the COVID-19 global pandemic and its evolving impact in Australia on the business as usual routine of...

April 2020 Exam – ACER Advice on Coronavirus COVID-19

ACER takes the health and wellbeing of all the people we interact with seriously. Many of our tests bring together large groups of people and some candidates travel from overseas locations. These factors present potential risks following...

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.