FP Canada™ Fee Schedule

This page provides a comprehensive overview of FP Canada fees.
Select one of the following headings to view a complete list of fees:


Certification Fees
Certification Exam Fees
FP Retired Status Fees
FP Canada Institute™ Professional Education Program Fees
FP Canada Institute™ Continuous Professional Development (CPD) Course Fees
Core and Advanced Curriculum Education Exemption Fees
Education Provider Fees
Other Products

Certification Fees


Certification FeesQAFP™ Certification CFP® Certification
New Certification Fee$239
Prorated based on certification date.
$470
Prorated based on certification date.
Certification Renewal Fee$239$470
Certification Reinstatement Fee$239
Prorated based on reinstatement date.
$470
Prorated based on reinstatement date.

 

Administrative Certification FeesQAFP™ Certification CFP® Certification
Certification Renewal Late Fee
Applies after certification renewal deadline.
$50$50
New Certification Administrative Fee$75$150
Certification Reinstatement Fee$289$520

 

Certification Exam Fees


Exam FeesQAFP™ Certification CFP® Certification
Exam Registration – Early Bird Rate$550$750
Exam Registration – Regular Rate$650$850

 

Administrative Exam FeesQAFP™ Certification CFP® Certification
Practice Exam
Purchased at time of exam registration.
$125$175
Practice Exam
Purchased following exam registration.
$150$200
Alternate Location Fee
within Canada
$350$350
Exam Re-Score Fee$100$250
PostponementExam candidates may postpone up to two months prior to exam date free of charge, and thereafter until one month prior to exam date for a fee of $175
WithdrawalDate of WithdrawalRefund
Prior to early bird registration deadline (approx. two months prior to the exam date)100%
Between early bird and final registration deadline (approx. one month prior to the exam date)50%
After final registration deadlineNo refund

 

FP Retired Status Fees

Retired Status Fees
New FP Retired Status Fee$95
Prorated based on status start date
FP Retired Status Renewal Fee$95

 

Administrative Fees
New FP Retired Status Administrative Fee$35

 

FP Canada Institute™ Professional Education Program Fees


Education Program FeesQAFP™ CertificationCFP® Certification
Introduction to Professional Ethics (IPE)

$150 when purchased with a Professional Education Program

$200 when purchased on its own

$150 when purchased with a Professional Education Program

$200 when purchased on its own

Professional Education ProgramQAFP Professional Education Program – $750CFP Professional Education Program – $1,500

 

Administrative Education Program Fees
Postponement*Students registered in a Professional Education Program may postpone up to 10 business days prior to program start date for a fee of $150.
Withdrawal*Date of WithdrawalRefund
More than two months prior to program start date100%
Between two months and 10 business days prior to program start date75%
Between 10 business days prior to and 10 business days after program start date50%
More than 10 business days after program start dateNo refund
Final Assessment Appeal$250


* Postponements and withdrawal fees are only applicable for FP Canada Institute’s Professional Education Programs.
There are no refunds for IPE.

 

FP Canada Institute™ Continuous Professional Development (CPD) Course Fees


Advanced Certificate in 3H Financial Planning
Advanced Certificate in 3H Financial Planning™ (15 courses)
The complete Advanced Certificate in 3H Financial Planning includes 15 individual courses and eight Skill Based 3H and Process Stage Concentrations
$1,950   $1,560
20% savings on the complete program (15 courses)
Skilled-Based Concentration (5 courses each)
Each concentration is a set of five specialized courses and offers a deep dive into a specific skill set:
  • Human Behaviour
  • Honesty and Ethics
  • Holistic Financial Planning
$650   $552.50
15% savings on the skill-based concentrations (Set of 5 courses each)
Process Stage Concentration (3 courses each)
Each Concentration is a set of three specialized courses and offers an in-depth understanding of how 3H concepts apply to each stage in the planning process:
  • Enhancing Client Engagement
  • Deepening Client Conversations
  • Improving Analytical Effectiveness
  • Building Client-Centric Plans
  • Supporting Client Action
$390   $351
10% savings on the process stage concentrations (Set of 3 courses each)
Individual Courses$130 (each)
Other Courses
Introduction to Professional Ethics (CPD)
Post-certification continuous professional development
$200


 

Core and Advanced Curriculum Education Exemption Fees


FP Canada Exemption Fee
For candidates applying with a Securities License (IIROC), Mutual Funds License (MFDA), Provincial Insurance Licenses or CIM® or RRC® certifications
$75
FP Canada Exemption Fee
For candidates applying with PFP® or CLU® certifications
$275
Alternate Path Application Fee
For candidates applying with a relevant professional qualification (CPA, CFA, FCIA, or LL.B./J.D.), Pl. Fin. or Foreign CFP Professional
$275

 

Education Provider Fees


Core Curriculum Program Approval Fee$750
Advanced Curriculum Program Approval Fee$500
Core + Advanced Curriculum Program Approval Fee$1,000
CE Credit Approval Fee$70 per credit

 

Other Products and Services


CFP® Professional Diploma1$40
CFP® Professional Magnetic Pin$11.50
QAFP™ Professional Diploma1$40
QAFP™ Professional Magnetic Pin$11.50
Code of Ethics Poster (1 copy)$5
Code of Ethics Poster (50 copies)$79
CFP® Professional  Here’s Your Plan Brochure
(50 copies)
$29
QAFP™ Professional  Here’s Your Plan Brochure
(50 copies)
$29

1Frames available from third party frame provider at www.fpcanada.mdf-store.ca

Fees listed are as of September 20, 2021 and are subject to change.
Applicable taxes will be added to all fees.