* Construct a solid framework of knowledge on financial management and investment management as both a personal career, and about its role within the financial spectrum.

* Offer your resume an edge by proving your qualifications and credibility to potential employers with a professional industry certification.

* Become adaptable to a broad range of industries and ensure your financial management and investment management career success in a diverse and ever-evolving marketplace.

* Advance communication and interpersonal skills that will translate to all arenas of your life, both in the office and outside the workplace.

* Link with likeminded professionals and gain access to the wealth of knowledge imbedded in the investment management and financial programs.

* Build the confidence required to compete for new career opportunities including the management of others within financial service roles.

* Further cultivate your interests and hone your strengths in particular areas within the financial service realm, better enabling your search for the right job and career track for you.

* Profit from the convenience and flexibility inherent throughout the certification process. The AAIFM learning system format allows you to study and pass the exam.