Distance CFP

Content Language -


Duration -

450 Minutes (Equivalent to 2 full days training)

Videos -

34 Videos

Who is it for -

Anyone in the financial services space, beginner or experienced i.e. Advisor, Distributor, Wealth Manager, AMC employee etc.

Cost -

5,000 + GST

Security Note -

The login will only work on the first device you login to. So if you login using your phone, it will work only on the phone.

Topics Detailing

Building blocks of Debt

- Why should you invest in debt

- Different options in debt investing and a detailed analysis

  • RBI Bonds

  • Sukanya Samrudhi Scheme

  • Senior Citizen Scheme

  • PPF

  • KVP

  • NSC

  • Time Deposit

  • MIS

  • FD

  • Corporate Deposits

- Taxation

- Why Debt Mutual Fund over other options

- Scheme categorization

  • 16 Schemes

  • Uniqueness

Types of paper MFs
invest in & how does it
practically work

- Treasury Bills

- Commercial Papers

- Certificate of Deposit

- CBLO / TREP's (Franklins Case Study)

- PTCs (DHFL, IL&FS & Zee Case study)

- Perpetual Bonds (AT1)(Yes Bank Case)

- Floating Rate Bonds

- Debentures / NCDs

- GSec's

- SDLs

- Overnight Indexed Swaps (OIS)

Risk & Return

- Risks in Debt

  • Interest Rate

  • Credit Risk

  • Side Pocketing

  • Credit Rating Matrix

  • Haircut Matrix

  • Which schemes should you not recommend based on the risks

Quantitative Analysis


- Average Maturity

- Modified Duration

How to pick the right
Debt Fund

- Using a 4 step process to pick the right debt fund

  • Macro data - 2 basic macro rules will help you narrow down on deciding between currently investing in Accrual or Duration funds

  • Client level fund selection - After having decided between Accrual/Duration, this will helps you select the appropriate category to invest in keeping in mind the clients requirement

  • Portfolio Analysis - This is the most important step where we deep dive into the portfolio to see if the investment is secured or guaranteed, the credit rating history and outlook of the paper, liquidity profile of the company and breaking down PTC’s, Zero Coupon Bonds, Perpetual & Unlisted papers in the portfolio to select the best possible portfolio

  • AMC level fund selection - This step will help you select the exact final fund to invest in


- Yield Curve & Types of yield curves

- Rolling down curve or ridding the yield curve

- Yield curve based Investing

- Live Market data watch

Equity Fund

Content Language -


Duration -

300+ Minutes

Videos -

13 Videos

Who is it for -

Anyone in the financial services space, beginner or experienced i.e. Advisor, Distributor, Wealth Manager, AMC employee etc.

Cost -

5,000 + GST

Security Note -

The login will only work on the first device you login to. So if you login using your phone, it will work only on the phone.

Topics Detailing

Asset Allocation

- What is asset Allocation

- Why do we need asset allocation

- How does it generate risk adjusted returns

Goal Based Planning

- Time Value of Money

  • Present Value

  • Future Value

  • Rate

  • Nper

  • Payment

  • Types

- Goal Based Planning Case Study

  • Child Education Planning

  • Child Marriage Planning

  • Retirement Planning

Types of Equity Funds

- Scheme Categorization

- Uniqueness

Macro Economics

- Understanding how the macro factors affect equity

  • Inflation
  • Interest Rates
  • Rupee
  • Dollar
  • Gold etc.

Risks & its practical

- Standard Deviation

- Beta

Return & its practical




- Point to Point v/s Rolling Returns

Risk Adjusted Returns &
its practical

- Sharpe Ratio v/s Treynor Ratio - When to use which ratio?

- Alpha - Is not, Benchmark (minus) Scheme return.

- Sharpe v/s Sortino - Which is a better ratio?

- Sortino v/s Information - Which one to be used for aggressive and which one for moderately aggressive clients?

Other Ratios

- R-Squared

- Up-Capture

- Down-Capture

How to select the
right Equity MF

- Studying the past data points around rolling returns, risk adjusted returns and market performance during up and down trending markets

- Getting your sector allocation correct - Forward looking

- Understanding Growth v/s Value

- Investing based on market P/E & P/B levels

Diploma in IFRS

About Program

International Financial Reporting Standards, commonly called IFRS, are accounting standards issued by the IFRS Foundation and the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB). They constitute a standardised way of describing the companyb s financial performance and position so that company financial statements are understandable and comparable across international boundaries. They are particularly relevant for companies with shares or securities listed on a public stock exchange.

Over 113 countries including Australia, Canada, India, U.A.E, UK etc require or permit the use of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) for publicly-traded companies. Many other countries around the world are moving towards applying IFRS.

Diploma in International Financial Reporting (DipIFR) is for finance professionals who need to acquire a more detailed understanding of IFRS. DipIFR is a fast and efficient solution that will develop your current knowledge in this field. As well as how to apply the standards, you will learn the concepts and principles which underpin them.

For Whom / Eligibility -

  • CA, CS, CMA, MBA and other semi/freshly qualified finance and Accounting professionals

  • Professionals currently in Finance and Accounting profiles looking to upgrade their knowledge

  • Professionals that aspire for Global Accounting roles

  • Professionals who are stuck in their careers and want an edge on their Resume

  • Graduates with 3yrs of work experience in Finance & Accounting

Why Choose FPA?

  • 16+hrs of classroom training

  • 30+ hrs of recorded lectures (Unlimited Access)

  • Comprehensive study material which is ACCA approved content

  • Course delivered by ACCA members with vast Industry experience.

  • Unlimited doubt solving session

  • Assistance with the enrollment process along with discounts

  • Approved Gold Partners and Approved CBE Centre for ACCA

  • Dual Certification post successful completion of exams from FPA and ACCA

Learning outcome -

DipIFRS by ACCA is designed to develop your knowledge and understanding of International Financial Reporting Standards. You will also learn how to apply them, as well as the concepts and principles which underpin them. On completion of the Diploma you should be able to:

  • Get Internationally recognised ACCA DipIFRS Certificate*

  • Certificate of successful completing of Dip IFR training**

  • Understand, explain and apply the IASB's Conceptual Framework for Financial Reporting

  • Apply relevant financial reporting standards to key elements of financial reports

  • Identify and apply disclosure requirements for companies in financial reports and notes

  • Prepare group financial statements (excluding group cash-flow statements) including subsidiaries, associates and joint arrangements.

*on successful completion of the examination conducted by the ACCA independently

**on successful completion of online assessment by FPA


DipIFRS examination is held twice a year ie. in December & June at ACCA exam centres using online session*.

Duration -


Mode -


*For updated exam centres, please visit accaglobal.com



Initial Registration


Examination Fee



Coaching Fees

INR 18000*

*Plus GST

**Subject to change time to time

Certificate Program In Banking

Content Language -


Duration -

1 Week

Study Mode -


Ideal for -

All students who wish to learn more about Banking and aspire to make a promising career in the Banking sector.

Cost -

Rs. 1,999 (including exam fees of BFSI Sector Skill Council).

Certification -

Certificate issued by BFSI Sector Skill Council of India (an initiative of National Skill Development Corporation)

Topics –

  • Evolution of Banking
  • Banking Structure in India
  • Products offered through Retail Banking Channel
  • Other Services offered by Banks
  • HR policies at private sector Banks (hiring, increments, career progression, etc.)
  • KYC – Meaning & Guidelines
  • Revision
Financial Markets


To give participants a broad understanding around the existence of the financial markets and the instruments traded and various analytical tools used to trade/invest in financial markets.

Course Content

Part A –

  • Need & options for fund raising

  • Introduction to Indian financial market

  • Primary market

  • Secondary market

  • Macro Economics

  • Financial Statement Analysis

  • Money & Debt Market

  • Trading Terminals

  • Mock Trading

  • Data mining & interpretations

Part B –

  • Derivatives

    • Basics of Derivatives
    • Types of Derivatives
    • How it trades
    • Trading Strategies
  • Technical Analysis

    • Basics of Technicals
    • Types of charts
    • Support & resistance
    • Trendlines
    • Moving averages
    • Oscillators
  • Fundamental Analysis

    • How to read a Balance Sheet
    • Ratio Analysis
    • Macro Analysis
    • Company Analysis
    • Sector Analysis

Part C –

  • Concept and Role of Mutual Funds

  • Fund Structure and Constituents

  • Legal and Regulatory Environment

  • Offer Document

  • Accounting, Valuation and Taxation

  • Investor Services

  • Risk, Return and Performance of Funds

  • Scheme Selection

  • Helping Investors with Financial Planning

  • Recommending Model Portfolios and Financial Plans

Post the training you can appear for the following certification exams:

  • NCFM – Financial Markets (Beginners)
  • NCFM – Financial Markets (Advanced)
  • NCFM – Fundamental Analysis
  • NCFM – Technical Analysis
  • NCFM – Derivatives (Advanced)
  • NISM VA – Mutual Funds Distributor

IFRS and Reading Financial statments

Objective –

Comprehensive workshop to give finance and accounting students and professional’s an insight on the various IFRS (standards) and what are some of the key differences between IFRS and Indian Accounting Standards. Along with that give a brief understanding of what are the various important aspects of financials that are usually checked by the investors before making any investment decision.

Course Content –

  • IFRS – Background and Overview
  • IAS and IFRS – Brief on each of the standards (key aspects like Fair Value, Leases, Revenue Recognition etc.)
  • Ind AS – Overview of the new standards
  • Key Differences between Ind AS and IFRS (Carve outs from the IFRS)
  • Benefits and challenges of implementing IFRS
  • What do the investors usually look for before investing in company (objectives of financial statement analysis)
  • What are the various financial ratios that help in making this decision
  • Case study of a listed company for a comparative market analysis
  • Using trend analysis to understand the current health and performance of the company and future prospects

Commercial Banking

Objective –

This module aims at familiarizing and providing students with the fundamentals of banking, basic insights into the policies and practices followed in the Indian banking system and detailed knowledge of products and services offered under Retail Banking. The training is delivered keeping in mind both the theoretical as well as practical aspects which eventually results in students being well prepared for various career opportunities with the Indian banks.

Course Content –

  • Introduction & Evolution of Banking
  • Banking structure in India
  • Retail Banking – Products
  • Retail Banking – Services
  • Basic principles of bank lending
  • Bank investments
  • Other activities of commercial banking
  • Relationship between banks and customers

Assignment on ‘Retail Banking– Products & Services’ before completion of the course. This will help an in-depth understanding of the topic.

Post the training you can appear for:

  • NCFM - Commercial Banking in India certification exam.

Digital Marketing

Objective –

Through this course applicants will be introduced to diverse digital marketing possibilities. Students will be capable to decide on dissimilar types of digital marketing campaigns and manage those accordingly in both customer and business markets. Diverse kinds of processes of digital marketing are introduced. Course generates simple understanding of internet and mobile marketing. Time is also devoted to relevant issues in the web such as social media, communities, virtual worlds, blogs and viral marketing.

Course Content –

  • Introduction to Digital Marketing Training
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Search Engine Marketing
  • Pay per Click Marketing
  • Email Marketing
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Digital Display Marketing
  • Mobile Marketing
  • Website Analytics