Continuing Education

Ascendant conferences offer invigorating learning environments, insightful speakers and tangible takeaways that can be quickly and meaningfully put into action.

Continuing Education Credits are available at all Ascendant conferences for IACCP, CPE and MCLE. To request credits, you are required to log into the ACM Conference Portal to complete a User Profile. While at the conference, in accordance with CE rules and regulations, you will need to complete all relevant evaluations found in the portal.

Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Sponsor

Ascendant Compliance Management is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE sponsors. To obtain this designation and to meet the established standards of CPE, Ascendant has committed to offering educational programs through cutting-edge content and delivery platforms.

To receive a CPE certificate of attendance, you must complete all relevant evaluation forms found in the ACM Conference Portal.

Minimum Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) Approved Provider State Bar of California – Provider #14572
States have widely varying regulations regarding Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit. Please check here for CLE availability and rules in your state(s).

Before allowing providers to issue MCLE credits, the California State Bar evaluates the programs providers plan to present to practicing attorneys to ensure they relate to legal subjects relevant to attorneys, have presenters with significant professional experience related to the subject matter, and are aimed at an audience of state bar attorneys. As an Approved Provider of MCLE by the State Bar of California Committee on Continuing Legal Education, Ascendant continually audits these requirements to ensure compliance.

To receive a CLE certificate of attendance for an individual submission for CLE credits, you are required to complete all relevant evaluation forms found in the ACM Conference Portal.

Investment Adviser Certified Compliance Professional (IACCP®)
Ascendant is an approved provider of continuing education programs for the Investment Adviser Certified Compliance Professional® (IACCP®) designation. The IACCP program is designed to foster competency and increase credibility for compliance professionals. IACCP continuing education credits are offered for all Ascendant educational activities that address investment advisory compliance or professional ethics.

To receive an IACCP certificate of attendance you are required to complete all relevant evaluation forms found in the ACM Conference Portal.

Certified Financial Planner (CFP®)
Ascendant is able to provide a certificate of completion and a timed agenda to conference attendees for the Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) designation. Attendees will be responsible for filing for credit with the CFP board, along with paying any fees associated with the filing.

Miami Conference Credits
Main Conference: 12.25 60-min Credit Hours
Miami Pre-Conference: 2.25 60-min Credit Hours

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