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Certified Financial Services Auditor

Certified Financial Services Auditor (CFSA)

Stand Out From Your Financial Services Peers With a CFSA
Apply in March and Save Up to $200!

For a limited time, March 1‒31, 2017, The IIA is waiving the application fee (up to a US$200 value) for the CFSA credential.*

As the demand for top talent and acumen in the financial services industry rises, there is no better way to establish your credibility than with the Certified Financial Services Auditor® (CFSA®) designation. Earning your CFSA from The IIA can set you apart from peers. Apply between March 1 and 31 to qualify.

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The IIA Bookstore is also offering 15% off any CFSA study materials in March. Use promo code CFSA2017. Purchase today.

My investment in CFSA has brought new opportunities by setting me apart from my peers as a competent and established financial services internal auditor. As a leader, I look to hire individuals who go above and beyond such as earning the CFSA and CIA. Those are the ones who make a difference in my organization.

Joseph L. Murphy, CIA, CFSA, CRMA
Vice President of Internal Audit, AEGIS Insurance Services, Inc.

CFSA: Provide Focus on Your Journey

Earning a professional credential from The IIA is the best way to demonstrate your commitment to advancing in this competitive niche and communicating your breadth of knowledge.

The CFSA is a valued specialty certification for audit professionals working in banking institutions, thrift/savings and loan organizations, credit unions, insurance companies, security and commodity services, holding and investment companies, credit agencies, financial services regulatory agencies, and other financial services organizations.

Six Steps to Certification

If you need help getting started, refer to the six steps to certification an internal auditor should review when making the decision to become certified in the profession.

Quick Links

Access CCMS and visit the Complete a Form section to begin the CFSA application process.

*This offer applies only to the CFSA application fee. This offer may not apply in countries where exams are administered through institutes with certain agreements. Please contact your local institute to verify if the offer is valid in your country. Excludes exam registrations.

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CFSA App Fee Waiver

Candidates from the following countries must refer to their local IIA Institute web-site or contact their local representative for more information about local certification processes:


The information contained on this website pertains to all other countries.

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