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CFA Level 1 Training in Chicago, IL, United States
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CFA Level 1 Training in Chicago, IL, United States

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The CFA Program is a renowned professional qualification offered by the CFA Institute to investment and financial professionals and others in the banking industry. The CFA Program offers three varied levels of training based on learning. Even as the minimum time required to clear all three levels is around 2.5 years, the overall average time taken is around 4 years. KnowledgeHut’s CFA Level I training program helps you greatly improve your standing as a professional and brightens your career prospects.

The benefits you will get:
  • Chartered Financial Analysts are held in great esteem by clients, recruiters and employers
  • Having a recognized global accreditation improves your job possibilities
  • This certification authenticates your knowledge in Investment Banking, Portfolio Management, Investment Research and Security Analysis etc.
You will also get:
  • Downloadable courseware
  • Coaching from certified and experienced instructors
  • Post workshop assistance

Key Features

Get industry validation of your competence as a CFA
Intensive coaching to clear CFA Level 1 Certification
Comprehensive courseware that covers all objectives of certification
Workshop conducted by industry experts
Downloadable e-book
Post workshop assistance

Certification

Prerequisites:

The main eligibility criteria for a candidate are:

  • Having a bachelor's or equivalent degree, OR
  • You should be in the final year of a bachelor's degree program at the time of registration, OR
  • Have 4 years of professional work experience – can be non-investment related, OR
  • Have a combination of full time professional experience and college education that totals to 4 years

At CFA Level I exam, questions asked are related to basic knowledge and understanding of asset valuation. Candidates are also expected to know about performance analysis.

Certification:

The exams are managed by CFA Institute, the leading global association of investment professionals that recommends candidates spend a minimum of 300 hours preparing for each Level. To appear for an examination, you need to enrol as a CFA candidate and register for the test using the CFA Institute website.

The Exam:

The Level I exam is conducted twice a year, in June and December, at a number of designated test centres around the world. The exam features two 3-hour multiple choice papers, each having 120 questions (total 240), which are both taken on the same day.

For more information on the type of questions, please visit:

https://www.cfainstitute.org/programs/cfa/exam/level-i

Curriculum

  • Understanding the tools and concepts that pertain to investment valuation and portfolio management
  • Insight into fundamental concepts regarding asset classes, securities, and markets
  • Learning the CFA Institute Code of Ethics and Standards of Professional Conduct

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Frequently Asked Questions

CFA Level I exam is the primary level of qualification under the CFA certification program offered by the CFA Institute. It is apt for finance professionals working or entering in the investment field and banking sector, CFA Level I training can be availed by professionals who want to increase their expertise and marketability in the finance domain. KnowledgeHut’s CFA Level I training program includes CFA Level I classroom training, online CFA training course and live Virtual Classes (LVC) coupled with CFA Level I practice tests.

The main eligibility requirements for a candidate are: • A completed bachelor's or equivalent degree, OR • Be in the final year of a bachelor's degree program at the time of registration, OR • Have 4 years of professional work experience – can be non-investment related, OR • Have a combination of full time professional experience and college education that totals at least 4 years. In addition to the education requirements a candidate must have a valid international travel passport. Besides, at CFA Level I exams, questions asked are related to basic knowledge and comprehension focusing on asset valuation. Some questions require performing analysis.

The training course will include:

  • Extensive Classroom Training
  • Coaching from certified industry experts
  • Full exam support
  • Downloadable courseware

CFA Exam has three levels which need to be passed sequentially in order to gain the CFA Charter. Level I exam is scheduled in June and December (first Saturday) each year and Level II exam is scheduled only in June (first Saturday) every year. One can register for only one exam at a time. Each exam is conducted in two sessions (morning and afternoon) with duration of 3 hours for each session. Refer to the below link for more information: https://www.cfainstitute.org/programs/cfaprogram/exams/Pages/level_I_exam_prep.aspx

No. This training is conducted in the KnowledgeHut classrooms by our certified experts.

The trainers are highly qualified and certified instructors with years of industry experience to deliver classroom training.

It is easy to enroll for classroom training online. There are several options to pay either through your debit/credit card that includes Visa Card, MasterCard; American Express or - via PayPal. Payment receipt will be issued to the candidate automatically by email.

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Please send in an email to support@knowledgehut.com, and we will answer any queries you may have!

CFA Program is a professional credential offered by the CFA Institute (formerly AIMR) to Investment and Financial professionals.

  • The CFA Program Certification has three different Levels and the minimum time required to clear all three is around 2.5 years (although the overall average is around 4 years).
  • CFA Program charter holder membership requirements include, but not limited to 48 months of acceptable professional work experience and passing the Level I, Level II, and Level III exams.


CFA program is suitable for:
  • Entry-level/ mid-level professionals in Asset Management
  • Investment executives who want to improve their professional abilitie
  • Learners who want to foray into the finance or investment field
  • Any finance or investment professional seeking a coveted CFA certification to move ahead are ideal participants for the Level I exam

CFA Level 1 Course in Chicago, IL

Chicago, attached to the state of Illinois shares its borders with Lake Michigan. Tagged as one of the biggest cities in the U.S., this locale through its stabilized technology practices registers a constant demand for skilled and certified professionals. To meet this demand, KnowledgeHut institute presents CFA Level 1 course in Chicago. CFA level 1 certification in Chicago is a comprehensive and far-reaching course that will prepare you well to clear the CFA Level 1 exam alongside offering you invaluable knowledge about economics, corporate finance, portfolio management and wealth planning. What is the course all about? The CFA level 1 certification in Chicago program focuses on the fundamentals of equity management, derivatives and alternative investments alongside implementing the Ethical and Professional Standards specified by the CFA institute. To sum it all, KnowledgeHut's CFA Level 1 course in Chicago program helps you enhance and brighten up your career prospects. Benefits of the Course: CFA level 1 training in Chicago will give you a globally recognized certificate, independent of geographical barriers. With the workshop, comes supplementary learning material that will guide the greater part of your needs, serving as reference material. Practice sessions of this course will be directed by industry specialists and post-workshop help is likewise ensured by KnowledgeHut academy. The KnowledgeHut Way: Aside from the genuinely affordable cost of CFA level 1 online on the web, there are various distinctive ways you can pay the course fee via internet. Offering synergistic benefits of convenience and affordability, these courses which offer the best from experienced tutors can churn out knowledgeable and skilled professionals. Thus it comes as a wise move to sign up with KnowledgeHut to be at the receiving end of multiple benefits that the institute has in store for you.

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