BECOMING AN FCSI®
The Fellow of CSI (FCSI®) is the pinnacle credential and the highest honour in Canadian financial services.
It is awarded to distinguished leaders who set and exceed standards for education, experience, professional integrity and excellence. FCSI®s are among the most dedicated in financial services: the requirements to earn and maintain the Fellow are demanding.
When you earn the FCSI®, you become a member of an exclusive group of financial professionals recognized and respected by clients, employers and the investing public. Your willingness to be a distinguished leader, industry ambassador and mentor is unprecedented.
Out of 700,000 financial services professionals in Canada, only 3,500 hold the pinnacle credential. Earning the FCSI® not only places you among the industry's finest - it makes you one of the most sought-after professionals by clients and employers alike.
WHY BECOME AN FCSI®?
As an FCSI®, you're part of an elite group of distinguished leaders in financial services. In addition to industry-wide recognition and respect, your Fellowship provides you with the following benefits:
- Prestigious FCSI® trademark designation letters:
the right to use in marketing materials to promote yourself and your credentials
- Exclusive webinars:
stay on top of the latest industry topics
- FCSI® Portal login:
unlock online resources, publications and customizable marketing materials to help you build your practice
- FCSI® LinkedIn group:
Network with other leaders and contribute to valuable discussion
- Front-of-the-line VIP Customer Service from CSI