FPSC is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to ensuring Canadians’ financial planning needs are well served by developing, promoting and enforcing professional standards for financial planning, through CFP® certification, and raising awareness of the importance of financial planning to Canadians.

FPSC and the CFP marks

FPSC licenses the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER marks in Canada. With over 17,500 licensed CFP professionals to date, FPSC is the foremost authority for the financial planning profession in Canada, in concert with the IQPF in Quebec, continually developing, delivering and enforcing the highest competence and ethical standards. There are more than 117,000 individuals who have earned CFP certification in 22 countries around the world. To learn more go to