Registered Financial Prosperity Advisor (RFPA) is a Super-Specialized industry integrated program offered by International College of Financial Planning (ICOFP) in association with Bajaj Capital. RFPA shall empower you with the requisite skill-set to understand practical aspects of the financial planning, wealth management, risk management and Insurance planning Industry. You may look forward to a fast-track career growth at Bajaj Capital.
RFPA is a job guaranteed 4-month short term course in which integrates Industry Internship and Final Placement at Bajaj Capital as part of the program itself. The program has a unique 2 tier structure –1 month is for intensive study and next 3 months for on-the-job training / paid internship with Bajaj Capital. The course is taught by ICOFP faculty members and Industry Specialists on Weekdays (Monday to Friday) through online mode.
This program is designed to provide an opportunity to young undergraduates and graduates who wish to pursue a successful career in financial planning, emphasised on insurance. In addition to traditional classroom- teaching methods, this program seeks to bring together the forces of academics, self-development, professional development, and real work experiences into a comprehensive learning experience
This program will prepare the students to work in various facets of financial planning and risk management. It intends to develop ready- to- work professionals who have relevant knowledge to fulfil the need of the dynamic Insurance market.
The 4 Months RFPA course in finance from ICOFP, comes in 2-tier of learning. In the 1st tier, the program begins with basic concepts on finance and then progresses to core learnings on Financial Planning, Mutual Funds, Wealth Management, Life & Health Insurance and basics of Taxation.
For next 3 months, candidates get to practically implement their learnings while doing a paid internship with Bajaj Capital. RFPA program not only gives you intense conceptual learning but also builds your practical skills and makes you job ready as an expert.
The course content that you study integrates top national level industry certification and this makes it really unique. The RFPA program has been designed specifically for aspirants looking for a career in multi-product Financial Advisory.
By launching the RFPA program, we have tried to bridge the gap of what skill-sets candidates must ideally possess versus what they have as of today (based on their education, different backgrounds). The 4-month RFPA certification course aims at building in you the relevant knowledge and skills, giving you practical learning & exposure and finally a job.
The RFPA program has a guaranteed job placement feature and more interestingly the guarantee is not merely an assurance but in fact a reality. When you join the RFPA program, at the time of your admission itself, you get a Pre-Placement Offer Letter from Bajaj Capital, which confirms your employment at the time of joining the course itself.
You become a specialist with exactly the knowledge and skills which industry looks for hiring.
The program is ideal for:
Building a career in the insurance industry offers various advantages and opportunities. Some of the key objectives of pursuing a career in this field include
Professional Growth: The insurance industry provides a structured career path with opportunities for advancement and professional development. As you gain experience and expertise, you can move up the ranks, taking on higher-level roles with increased responsibilities and greater influence.
Job Stability: Insurance is an essential industry that operates across economic cycle. People and businesses rely on insurance products to protect themselves from risks. Therefore, the industry tends to offer more job stability compared to other sectors, even during economic downturns.
Financial Reward: The insurance industry often offers competitive compensation packages, including base salary, performance bonuses, and benefits. As you progress in your career and acquire specialised knowledge, you can potentially earn higher income levels and enjoy additional financial incentives.
Continuous Learning: The insurance industry is ever evolving, driven by changing regulation advancements in the technology, and emerging risks. Building a career in insurance allows you to engage in continuous learning and professional development, staying up-to-date with industry trends, new products, and innovative approaches to risk management.
Placement guarantee at the time of admission only.
Job Placement Offer Letter at the time of Admission to the Course.
Any 12th pass or graduate, want to make a career in BFSI industry, Risk management and insurance planning Course will lead you to begin your career in the shortest possible time. A super rich knowledge of insurance industry, 3 months of practical learning/ on-the-job training by way of paid internship & nationally recognised NIA, Pune certification sets you miles ahead of any other postgraduates or MBAs.
On day 1 when you join the program, you get a guarantee to start your career with Bajaj Capital & depending on the performance & in line with the HR policies at Bajaj Capital, the future career growth opportunities would be as follows:
|Online Classroom Learning of Financial Markets & Wealth Management
|Paid Internship with Bajaj Capital with stipend of ₹ 10,000/- per month for 3 months
|Placement at a CTC of ₹2.16 LPA to ₹2.40 LPA + Incentive Bonus + Performance Linked Incentive + R&R Contests
In foundation, you are taught on the basics of finance and excel. A basic primer on the Indian Financial Markets and important Economic concepts will help prepare the right base for Core Learning. Irrespective of whether you are from Science, Arts or Commerce background, the RFPA program curriculum is designed keeping in mind your diverse backgrounds.
After finishing the foundation training, you are ready for in-depth learning into 5 Core Modules – Basics of Financial Planning, Mutual Funds, Investment Planning, Insurance and Taxation. We start with basics and then provide in-depth understanding of concepts to turn you into an expert multi-product Financial Advisor. Using case-studies, we improve your decision-making capabilities to enable you to shortlist products as per client requirement.
This part of the curriculum will impart you requisite training to help understand the nuances of becoming a successful advisor in the BFSI Industry. Apart from personality development sessions, the 3 Month on-the-job-training (OJT) under the guidance of a seasoned advisor of Bajaj Capital, shall provide real-world practical exposure. ICOFP has also introduced training on Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) to help you excel at client engagement and increase closures.
The duration of the course is 4 months only (1 months of study + 3 months of paid internship). Final placement after 4th month only. Since the course offers a Job Guarantee on day 1 of the program, hence admission to the course is very selective.
Eligibility & Admission Process
Admission Procedure: Our programs are targeted towards making graduates and postgraduates into professionals with high potential for success in the financial services sector.
1. Application: RFPA Application Form can be acquired by one-time payment of ₹ 199/- as registration fee.
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2. Admission Process: Candidates are required to appear for an Online Test. The Selection test is a 40 minutes 60 Questions (all MCQs) online exam that you have to qualify. After qualifying the test, you get an online counselling session with Program Manager which is primarily to guide you for Personal Interview.
You appear at an Online Interview at Zoom. The interview is conducted by a Panel of faculty members and Bajaj Capital HR team. The goal of the interview is primarily to measure communication skills, confidence level and maturity thus helping us to identify the suitability of a candidate.
RFPA being an Online Format program with placements across India, young graduates, undergraduates, and postgraduates are encouraged to apply. Students across any stream – Science, Humanities or Commerce can apply because the program is structured in such a way that no prior knowledge is needed to become an informed insurance specialist.
3. Admission Offer: Offer of Admission & Pre-placement Job Offer is granted to students by Program Manager only after qualifying the Online Test and Personal Interview Round. Successful candidates are informed of their final selection by e-mail / phone call. There are Student Loan Options available and Students may ask the program manager to get the documentation and other process for the loan.
4. Program Fee: Course Fee Rs 30,000/- to be paid to International College of Financial Planning. The fees can be paid in lump-sum or EMIs as per a Student Loan Arrangement that ICOFP has with NBFCs. Students can enrol by paying Rs. 10,000/- at the time of admission. The remaining fee needs to be paid before your classes begin.
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Disclaimer: Final placement will be subject to your performance/ discipline/ commitment during the internship.
Once the college accepts the admission of a student, no refund of fee will be allowed under any circumstances.