The Chartered Alternative Investment Planner™ Programme (CHAIP™) was developed in 2005,in response to the rapidly growing hedge funds market and the large of related alternative investment products available.
With a higher degree of complicity and challenges recent faced in the hedge fund industry, the program was updated in 2009, including a tax and legal update from McMillan. CHAIP™ provides a comprehensive body of knowledge outlining the standards now required advisors and planners, managers and analysts to make informed decisions on the purchase or recommendation of hedge funds.
Developed with the direct input of Canadian hedge fund and alternative investment professionals, the CHAIP™ certification process includes:
An independent certification board of academic and practice experts who will certify the CHAIP™ curriculum and examination, set practice standards and determine continuing education requirements. Read more ....
Policies and Procedures
Students are entitled to a one year enrolment period in which to complete their course. Students are entitled to 3 examination attempts per enrolment. Any exam scheduling or re-scheduling are subject to the applicable fees. A list of fees is available in our Fees section.
Students who feel they may not complete their course within the one-year enrolment period Read more ....