CFA Course in Nigeria

The CFA Course in Nigeria prepares professionals for the CFA exam. The most prestigious certification in the financial industry is the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Certification. It is globally recognised and considered the most prestigious and challenging credential. Professionals who pursue CFA training will have an advantage in the cutthroat employment market.

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  • 40 Hours Training
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  • 21 Apr, 2024 / 28 Apr, 2024
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What is The CFA Course in Nigeria All About?

The CFA Course in Nigeria covers the concepts of advanced investment analysis, security analysis income, economics, derivatives, portfolio management and corporate finance. The training also includes practical case studies to build important skills for the level I, II and III CFA certification exam.

Why is The CFA Course in Nigeria Important?

The CFA Course in Nigeria speeds up one’s finance career. Through this course, one can efficiently analyse financial reports, mitigate risks and boost business growth. This helps professionals get good career opportunities with better salary packages in the long run.

How Does the CFA Course in Nigeria Help You Get Hired by Companies?

The need for CFA specialists has grown among businesses. Professionals are acquiring the needed skills through the CFA Course in Nigeria. Their advanced skills in dealing with dynamic investment landscapes, reducing risks and mitigating risks in investments are highly valued by the companies. Hence, companies are more keen on hiring professionals with proper CFA training.

Industry Trends


The changing landscape of investment management has led to an increase in demand for CFAs. To improve their chances of finding employment, over 100,000 professionals are getting CFA training. In Nigeria’s financial industry, CFA professionals are considered a valuable asset.

Market trends

In Nigeria, the financial sector is booming and the need for CFAs is also increasing. A report by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics states that there are abundant job opportunities for finance professionals. By 2030, the job prospects for CFAs will grow by 6%.

Salary Trends

Each year, there are around 41,000 job openings for finance professionals. A financial analyst in Nigeria earns an average monthly salary of 427,000 NGN. However, this salary can go up to 670,000 NGN or more for CFA professionals, depending on the industry and experience level.

Demand & Opportunities


By completing the CFA Course in Nigeria, one can develop vital expertise for senior-level positions within the industry. The CFA qualification not only amplifies career possibilities but also streamlines access to these prospects. 

Here are some job roles you can get with the CFA certification (as observed in popular job portals):

  1. Investment Analysts
  2. Portfolio Managers 
  3. Risk Managers 
  4. Financial Consultants
  5. Corporate Financial Analysts
  6. Investment Bankers

Course Outcome


Successful completion of our CFA Course in Nigeria will help you to:

  • Gain expertise in advanced investment analysis techniques for a strong foundation
  • Master investment tools, asset valuation, portfolio management, and wealth planning fundamentals
  • Understand the ethical responsibilities of CFA professionals and apply the CFA Code of Ethics
  • Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of financial regulations and standards of professional conduct
  • Acquire insights into financial reporting principles and practices.
  • Develop proficiency in strategic portfolio management
  • Attain a comprehensive understanding of CFA-related knowledge and skills

Course Module


  • The focus of this topic is ethics, related challenges to ethical behaviour, and the role ethics and professionalism play in the investment industry.
  • In this section, we introduce an analysis of fundamental concepts of supply and demand for individual consumers and firms. We also cover the various market structures that firms operate in as well as macroeconomic concepts and principles, including aggregate output and income measurement, aggregate demand and supply analysis, and analysis of economic growth factors. The section concludes with a coverage of the business cycle and its effect on economic activity.
  • In this topic, we provide an introduction to corporate governance as well as investing and financing decisions. We present an overview of corporate governance along with a framework for understanding and analysing corporate governance and stakeholder management. We also highlight the growing impact of environmental and social considerations in investing. We cover how companies make use of leverage and manage their working capital to meet short-term operational needs.
  • In this topic, we explain how to describe fixed-income securities and their markets, yield measures, risk factors, and valuation measurements and drivers. We also cover calculating yields, values of fixed-income securities, the securitization of assets, the fundamentals of bond returns and risks, and basic principles of credit analysis.
  • This topic explores alternative investments, including hedge funds, private equity, real estate, commodities, and infrastructure. We cover the use of alternative investments for diversification and higher returns. In this curriculum, we define alternative investments and the characteristics they have in common.
  • In this section, we explore quantitative concepts and techniques used in financial analysis and investment decision-making. We present descriptive statistics for conveying important data attributes, such as central tendency, location, and dispersion, and introduce characteristics of return distributions. The section also considers probability theory and its application in quantifying risk for investment decision-making.
  • Here we provide a thorough explanation of financial reporting procedures and the standards that govern financial reporting disclosures, with an emphasis on basic financial statements and how alternative accounting methods affect those statements and the analysis of them. We examine primary financial statements and provide a general framework for conducting financial statement analysis.
  • Here we explore the characteristics of equity investments, security markets, and indexes and explain how to analyse industries, companies, and equity securities as well as the use of basic equity valuation models. Global equities are important for meeting longer-term growth and diversification objectives.
  • In this section, we build the conceptual framework for understanding the basic derivatives and derivative markets. We then introduce essential features and valuation concepts for forwarding commitments such as forwards, futures, swaps, and contingent claims. Finally, we examine arbitrage, a critical concept that links derivative pricing to the price of the underlying asset.
  • In this topic, we explain the fundamentals of portfolio and risk management, including return and risk measurement and portfolio planning and construction. We examine the needs of individual and institutional investors along with the range of available investment solutions. The capital asset pricing model is used to identify optimal risk in portfolios.

Program Dates


21 Apr
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28 Apr
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Expert Instructors & Teaching Methods


Ashraf Shawky is a seasoned training professional with over 15 years of extensive experience working with leading organizations in the UAE and MENA region. He began his career as an Assistant Manager with Oberoi Group in Egypt. He then worked at Americana as the Training and Development Manager. He has also worked as the Senior Human Resources Manager for Emirates Flight Catering and as the Human Resources & Development Manager for the Faisal Jassim Group. Ashraf Shawky has successfully delivered training programmes on HR, managerial, and supervisory soft skills topics like Entrepreneurship, HR Administration and Policies, Leadership Skills, Strategic Management, Balanced Score Card, Train the Trainer, Root Cause Analysis, Building Self-esteem and many more. He has also developed and delivered training workshops for leading organizations such as Emirates Foundation, Jumeirah Group, ADNEC, Emirates Post, and Dynamic Hospitality Group. Ashraf Shawky uses his extensive practical industry experience to deliver a complete and effective learning experience, adapt to various learners' profiles, specifically UAE Nationals, and equip them with the latest best-in-class on-job application.

Educational Qualification

  • ⦾ Post-Graduate Diploma, Oberoi Centre of Learning and Development, India
  • ⦾ Bachelor of Commerce, Alexandria University, Egypt

 

Professional Certification

 

  • ⦾ Associate of the Chartered Institute for Personnel Development (CIPD), UK
  • ⦾ Certified Level A & B Occupational Psychometric Assessor (British Psychological Society - BPS)
  • ⦾ Lean Master (Green Belt) – Lean Manufacturing
  • ⦾ Smallpeice Enterprises – UK

Ashraf Shawky

Why Count on Learners Point?


Being the leading provider of the CFA course in Nigeria, at Learners Point Academy we help professionals master the necessary skill sets to successfully earn the certification in Nigeria.

What to expect if you join our CFA course in Nigeria:

  • We evaluate practical requirements and develop our CFA course based on real-world scenarios.
  • Aside from theoretical knowledge, we also emphasise practical case studies to provide you with a reality check and insight into what will be expected of you while performing in a demanding role.
  • Our customised CFA certification also provides you with hands-on experience by assigning tasks based on your actual work environment.
  • We offer a guided learning experience in addition to group sessions to improve the quality of our CFA course in Nigeria.
  • We also take a distinct approach to career counselling so that individuals can be successfully placed as a professional.

Learners Experience


“I recommend this training program to anyone who wants to upskill their finance skills for the CFA certification. Learners Point covers all the key topics of CFA so that you pass the exam as well as gain industry knowledge. Their case studies are the best part of the course.”

Amara Taiwo

Finance Officer

"This is the best CFA Course in Nigeria. I learned a lot in this short time. The classes are very flexible and the teachers are also very friendly. Thank you Learners Point Academy for boosting my confidence and job scope.”

Ada Razzaq

Risk Manager

“The CFA Course in Nigeria not only helps you to pass the exam but also grooms you professionally. The trainers are very helpful and help you with your doubts. The course is very well structured so it is easier to learn. Overall it is value for money!”

Adisa Umaru

Investment Banker

“Thanks to Learners Point I have received my CFA certification. The course is exhaustive and includes every aspect of CFA. My concepts are more clear. Very good training program. ”

Musa Ali

Corporate Analyst

“Joining the CFA Course in Nigeria was the best decision. The course is very comprehensive and not at all difficult. The trainers belong from the industry and they have provided me with valuable knowledge to kickstart my career.”

Idris Abiola

Finance Analyst

Our Graduates


Our graduates are from big companies, small, companies, they are founders, career changers and life long learners. Join us and meet your tribe!

FAQs on CFA Course in Nigeria

The course fee for a CFA Course in Nigeria ranges from NGN 1000 to NGN 2006800. This range depends on the type of institution, course duration and other provisions.
The training sessions for the CFA Course in Nigeria at Learners Point are interactive, immersive, and intensive hands-on programmes. Participants can select from three modes of delivery based on their needs: instructor-led classroom-based training, one-on-one training, or interactive online sessions.
By completing the CFA Course in Nigeria, a mid-level CFA can earn an average salary of NGN 3,000,000 to NGN 5,000,000 per annum. On the other hand, a senior CFA with a high experience level can earn an average yearly salary ranging from NGN 6,000,000 to NGN 10,000,000 per annum.
If a participant does not choose to continue with the CFA Course in Nigeria after registration, he or she is entitled to a full refund. However, the refund request will be accepted and processed if the request is received in writing within two days of registration. The reimbursement will be processed within four weeks from the date of withdrawal.
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