Gateway to CFP® designation

Become a CFP with IOB and UCD

CFP® certification is the world’s most widely respected financial planning designation

The prestigious designation marks the Certified Financial Planner™ practitioner as being professional, competent and ethical to the highest global standards.

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Flexible routes to attaining the Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning

The Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning is the primary route to attaining the CFP® designation, however we also offer some flexible routes for you to attain the Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning award via a series of bitesized Professional Certificates and a Diploma accredited by UCD.




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IOB was founded in 1898 by a small group of financial services professionals. Today we are Ireland's largest professional membership community.

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