Blockchain Certificate Program: FAQs

Requirements

Yes. The courses that comprise the Blockchain Fundamentals for Accounting and Finance Professionals Certificate Program curriculum are available for CPAs, CAs, and other finance and accounting professionals who do not have one of these credentials or their equivalent.

As the Blockchain Fundamentals for Accounting and Finance Professionals Certificate of Educational is a foundational course to Blockchain learning, no prior experience is necessary.

Yes, all courses in the Blockchain Fundamentals for Accounting and Finance Professionals Certificate Program will qualify for CPE credit.

The number of credits earned is specific to the format of the program taken. See the program formats for specific CPE credits:

Actual completion of the courses is required to earn the Blockchain Fundamentals for Accounting and Finance Professionals Certificate. CPE credit is being awarded for the courses, and the CPE standards do not allow for "testing out of" a course as a way to earn credit.

Course Content

This course focuses on the blockchain landscape, which enables users to have a framework for researching and understanding the technology from an investor and professional viewpoint. It also expands on different types of crypto asset exchanges, as well as initial coin offerings.

What topics are included in the curriculum?

  • Recall how cryptocurrencies can be researched via market capitalization sites.
  • Identify the different types of cryptocurrency exchanges, including the risks and benefits.
  • Recall the value proposition of initial coin offerings.

Pricing

The cost to complete the program varies depending upon the format taken. See the program formats for specific cost information.

Time/Duration

The time needed to complete the program varies depending upon the format taken. See the program formats for specific information.

The online self-study format must be completed in one year.

No. The Blockchain Fundamentals for Accounting and Finance Professionals Certificate is not a professional credential or license. It is evidence of successful completion of a required course curriculum as of a point in time. As a result, it has no period for which it is deemed "active" or in-force.

We offer a 30-day money-back guarantee if for any reason you are not 100% satisfied with the program; however, program fees will be refunded on a pro-rata basis and, if there are courses where the exam has been completed and CPE credit has been granted, the full retail value for the course(s) will be deducted from the refund amount.

The program is designed for maximum efficiency for the learner. The courses in the online self-study format are available in e-learning, allowing the individual to schedule training at their convenience. And, while the recommended time for completion is twelve months, the maximum time for completion is two years. These features should make it easy for an individual to complete the program.

Other

This course covers several blockchain topics to help you gain an understanding of the importance and impact of blockchain on your organization or client.

You will receive your certificate as a digital badge. For more information on the digital badge, please see the Digital Badge FAQs.