Credential Affirms Importance of Compliance Careers
TheCertificate in Investment Dealer Compliance gives compliance professionals the opportunity to be widely recognized as specialists. The only program of its kind in Canada, it is the first to distinguish that compliance professionals must be adept at understanding not only the intricacies of compliance issues and the actions that need to be taken, but also how they impact business units within a securities firm.
The path to the Certificate in Investment Dealer Compliance is specifically designed to give professionals advanced compliance knowledge and skills and the opportunity to showcase the application of their skills and abilities in both retail and institutional investment dealer settings.
As of July 2012, candidates are given 5 years to apply for the certificate once all courses have been completed. This requirement will ensure that an individual has a current level of knowledge when the certificate is granted. If an individual wishes to request a certificate after the five years has expired, the individual will be required to re-take the Applied Investment Dealer Compliance course.
Who Should Enrol
The Certificate in Investment Dealer Compliance is designed for individuals who want to pursue or advance their compliance career within an investment dealer firm. These include: Front or back office staff who wish to move into a compliance position, compliance analysts, risk managers, retail account supervisors, trade desk supervisors, branch managers, or compliance officers working within the retail branch of a securities firm or a head-office compliance department at a securities firm.
This certificate will allow you to:
- Gain a recognized and transferable credential
- Fulfill IIROC CE Compliance credits
- Meet IIROC proficiency requirements (CSC, CPH, BMC and CCO)
- Demonstrate the ability to apply compliance knowledge gained through courses within the Certificate in Investment Dealer Compliance
- Have increased mobility within any securities firm
- Gain Increased compliance knowledge to maintain competitive edge