In order to maintain and improve professional competence, CFA Institute recommends members complete a minimum of 20 hours of continuing education activities, with a minimum of 2 hours in the topics of Standards, Ethics, and Regulations (SER) each calendar year.
Credits Recorded for You
As a convenience to our members, we provide automated entry of CE credits for the following prequalified activities. You will receive an email notification each time your online record has been updated.
Record Your CFA Institute Activities
Learning activities you find on our website within our online library of resources include credit amounts and are available for one-click entry into your tracking resource.
Add credits earned from other CFA Institute activities.
For CFA Institute online courses, you can also view your learning history and certificates.
Examples of learning activities available in our library:
Record Your Credit for Other Activities
Members can also record additional credits for resources that are not included in our library, such as employer training or activities for other investment-related designations and regulatory bodies.
For the following activities, review our recommended reference times and learn how to calculate credit.
- Participating in training sessions offered by your employer
- Earning another investment-related designation
- Attending a university course/program
- Completing MCE for another investment-related designation
- Preparing for a regulatory exam
- Conducting research
- Preparing for teaching, lecturing, and/or presenting
Record and manage your learning activities