What is Rattiner's Financial Planning Fast Track™ CFP® Certification Accelerated Program?

Rattiner's Financial Planning Fast Track™ CFP® certification accelerated program is an intensive seven-part educational program that covers the required topics tested by CFP® Board on the CFP® Certification Examination. Rattiner's Financial Planning Fast Track™ CFP® certification accelerated program offers six four-day sessions over a seven-month period. Sessions usually begin Thursday and end on Sunday. Testing is performed daily and group study assignments are given in the evenings. The seventh session is a four day Comprehensive CFP® Certification Exam Review of all topics just prior to the exam. The Rattiner's Financial Planning Fast Track™ CFP® accelerated program is designed to take a comprehensive and focused approach on the subject of financial planning so you can gain the knowledge you need to pass the CFP® exam and to help you succeed in practice.


Rattiner's Financial Planning Fast Track™ CFP® Certification Program Curriculum.

Rattiner's Financial Planning Fast Track™ CFP® accelerated program consists of the following seven modules:


  • Module 1 - Personal Financial Planning & Insurance Planning 
  • Module 2 - Investment Planning
  • Module 3 - Income Tax Planning 
  • Module 4 - Retirement Planning
  • Module 5 - Estate Planning
  • Module 6 - Financial Planning Capstone - Case Study Course
  • Module 7 - CFP Review


Who should sit for Rattiner's Financial Planning Fast Track™ CFP® Certification Program?

Only serious minded applicants need apply. This rigorous program is designed to condense two years of training into approximately eight months (including a review class). Candidates who are seeking the CFP® designation will also need the following:


  • Education - Bachelor's degree from an accredited program
  • Examination - Success in passing the CFP® Certification Examination
  • Experience - Work experience in any of the topic areas
  • Ethics - Signing ethics documents provided by the CFP® Board


What is the tuition for Rattiner's Financial Planning Fast Track™ CFP® Certification Program?

The tuition for the entire program, including all materials and internal testing fees, is $5,650. A discount of $300 is available for students signing up 60 days or more in advance or those signing up with 3 or more colleagues.


When and where is Rattiner's Financial Planning Fast Track® CFP® Certification Program offered?

See locations and dates listed below.

Los Angeles - March 2019 Exam Prep 

FPFT 1: July 19-22, 2018
FPFT 2:August 23-26, 2018
FPFT 3: September 27-30, 2018
FPFT 4: November 1-4, 2018
FPFT 5: December 6-10, 2018
FPFT 6: January 10-13, 2019
FPFT 7: February 7-10, 2019

New York

Pennsylvania

Columbus - November 2019 Exam Prep

FPFT 1: January 24-27, 2019
FPFT 2:March 7-10, 2019
FPFT 3: April 18-21, 2019
FPFT 4: May 30-June 2, 2019
FPFT 5: July 11-14, 2019
FPFT 6: August 22-25, 2019
FPFT 7: October 3-6, 2019

DC - November 2019 Exam Prep

FPFT 1: January 24-27, 2019
FPFT 2: March 7-10, 2019
FPFT 3: April 18-21, 2019
FPFT 4: May 30-June 2, 2019
FPFT 5: July 11-14, 2019
FPFT 6: August 22-25, 2019
FPFT 7: October 3-6, 2019

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Richmond – March 2018 Exam Prep 

FPFT 1: June 7-10, 2017
FPFT 2: July 20-23, 2018
FPFT 3: August 10-13, 2018
FPFT 4: October 15-18, 2018
FPFT 5: November 2-5, 2018
FPFT 6: January 25-28, 2018
FPFT 7: March 1-4, 2018​

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Denver - November 2017 Exam Prep

FPFT1: March 2-5, 2017
FPFT2: April 12-15, 2017
FPFT3: May 18-21, 2017
FPFT4: June 22-25, 2017
FPFT5: August 17-20, 2017
FPFT6: September 14-17, 2017
FPFT7: October 26-29, 2017​

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DC/MD/VA - March 2018 Exam Prep

FPFT1: May 18-21, 2017
FPFT2: July 13-16, 2017
FPFT3: August 24-27, 2017
FPFT4: October 5-8, 2017
FPFT5: November 15-18, 2017
FPFT6: January 18-21, 2017
FPFT7: March 1-4, 2018

Arizona

Denver - July 2018 Exam Prep

FPFT1: November 16-19, 2017
FPFT2: January 4-7, 2018
FPFT3: February 15-18, 2018
FPFT4: March 29-April 1, 2018
FPFT5: April 26-29, 2018
FPFT6: May 17-20, 2018
FPFT7: June 21-24, 2018

NYC/Suburbs/NJ/CT - March 2019 Exam Prep

FPFT 1: January 24-27, 2019
FPFT 2: March 7-10, 2019
FPFT 3: April 18-21, 2019
FPFT 4: May 30-June 2, 2019
FPFT 5: July 11-14, 2019
FPFT 6: August 22-25, 2019
FPFT 7: October 3-6, 2019

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Capstone Course offered as part of The Fast Track or as a separate course!

Avoid the additional expense and increased difficulty by signing up for Rattiner's Financial Planning Fast Track™ accelerated program TODAY! Our program satisfies the CFP® certification educational requirements in a rigorous 8-month "Boot Camp" format

We also offer private classes tailored specifically to meet the needs of individual companies.

MD/DC/PA/MD – March 2019 Exam Prep 

FPFT 1: July 19-22, 2018
FPFT 2: August 23-26, 2018
FPFT 3: September 27-30, 2018
FPFT 4: November 1-4, 2018
FPFT 5: December 6-10, 2018
FPFT 6: January 10-13, 2019
FPFT 7: February 7-10, 2019​

California

Phoenix Area - July 2018 Exam Prep

FPFT1: October 12-15, 2017
FPFT2: November 16-19, 2017
FPFT3: January 4-7, 2018
FPFT4: February 15-18, 2018
FPFT5: March 29-April 1, 2018
FPFT6: May 3-6, 2018
FPFT7: June 14-17, 2018

DC/ MD/ VA - July 2017 Exam Prep

FPFT1: September 29-October 2, 2016
FPFT2: November 17-20, 2016
FPFT3: January 5-8, 2017
FPFT4: February 16-19, 2017
FPFT5: March 23-26, 2017
FPFT6: May 4-7, 2017
FPFT7: June 15-18, 2017​

Washington

Philly/DC/NJ/MD - November 2019 Exam Prep

FPFT 1: January 24-27, 2019
FPFT 2: March 7-10, 2019
FPFT 3: April 18-21, 2019
FPFT 4: May 30-June 2, 2019
FPFT 5: July 11-14, 2019
FPFT 6: August 22-25, 2019
FPFT 7: October 3-6, 2019

NYC/Suburbs/ NJ/ CT - July 2019 Exam Prep

FPFT 1: July 19-22, 2018
FPFT 2: August 23-26, 2018
FPFT 3: September 27-30, 2018
FPFT 4: November 1-4, 2018
FPFT 5: December 6-10, 2018
FPFT 6: January 10-13, 2019
FPFT 7: February 7-10, 2019​

Colorado

San Francisco - November 2019 Exam Prep

FPFT 1: January 24-27, 2019
FPFT 2:March 7-10, 2019
FPFT 3: April 18-21, 2019
FPFT 4:May 30-June 2, 2019
FPFT 5: July 11-14, 2019
FPFT 6:August 22-25, 2019
FPFT 7:October 3-6, 2019

MD/DC/PA/MD - November 2019 Exam Prep

FPFT 1: January 24-27, 2019
FPFT 2: March 7-10, 2019
FPFT 3: April 18-21, 2019
FPFT 4: May 30-June 2, 2019
FPFT 5: July 11-14, 2019
FPFT 6: August 22-25, 2019
FPFT 7: October 3-6, 201

Virginia

Maryland

Ohio

Philly/DC/NJ/MD – March 2019 Exam Prep 

FPFT 1: July 19-22, 2018
FPFT 2: August 23-26, 2018
FPFT 3: September 27-30, 2018
FPFT 4: November 1-4, 2018
FPFT 5: December 6-10, 2018
FPFT 6: January 10-13, 2019
FPFT 7: February 7-10, 2019​

Phoenix Area - July 2017 Exam Prep
FPFT1: November 17-20, 2016
FPFT2: January 5-8, 2017
FPFT3: February 16-19, 2017
FPFT4: March 23-26, 2017
FPFT5: May 4-7, 2017
FPFT6: June 15-18, 2017

FPFT7: July 6-9, 2017

Cincinnati - March 2019 Exam Prep

FPFT 1: July 19-22, 2018
FPFT 2: August 23-26, 2018
FPFT 3: September 27-30, 2018
FPFT 4: November 1-4, 2018
FPFT 5: December 6-10, 2018
FPFT 6: January 10-13, 2019
FPFT 7: February 7-10, 2019​