Finance Accreditation Agency (FAA), through its vision of becoming a global leader in ensuring quality learning in the Financial Services Industry (FSI) has undertaken the development of an industry-wide professional qualifications reference structure specifically for the general or conventional FSI practices, namely the Finance Professional Qualifications Structure (FPQS). To learn more, download the publication
The FPQS is a three-tiered structure consisting of six (6) Programme Levels (PLs) in alignment to the FAA Learning Standards (FLS). It broadly describes the type and range of knowledge that participants in FSI professional learning programmes are expected to acquire or attain at each level. As a conceptual tool, the FPQS is a reference structure which provides the mechanism to streamline and classify learning levels for FSI professional learning programmes. This FPQS is to be read together with the following:
As a conceptual tool, the FPQS is a reference structure which provides the mechanism to streamline and classify learning levels for finance professional learning programmes based on the following components:
The FPQS is envisioned to be a pivot in the development of high quality professional learning programmes in finance which will support the strengthening of competencies for human capital in the FSI throughout the world.