For Education Partners


Program Registration

Continuing Education (CE) sponsors, upon approval of their sponsorship application, may submit program applications to CFP Board for review by using the appropriate program application process described below.


Active general CE sponsors can submit general CE programs through their online account. A video guide to submitting general CE program applications can be found on the Guides & Recordings page.

CFP Board only accepts programs that address topics identified in CFP Board's Principal Knowledge Topics list identified through CFP Board's comprehensive Job Task Analysis. Program requirements can be found on the General CE Sponsors page.

General CE Program Application


Active Ethics CE sponsors can submit program applications to CFP Board using the online Ethics CE Program Application. Ethics CE programs must address CFP Board's Standards of Professional Conduct for a minimum of 100 minutes and meet CFP Board's Ethics CE requirements. Applications must be submitted along with the full program materials for comprehensive review in order to be considered for Ethics CE credit.

Ethics CE Program Application


Contact CFP Board's Continuing Education Staff directly at

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