Types of membership

Whether you're starting out or you've already achieved the highest qualifications and professional standing, our range of membership grades mean that there is a level to suit everyone.

Membership types & designations
For those who...
Fellow of the IFP (FIFP) Have passed the Fellowship exam or have achieved the Masters in Financial Planning
CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERCM professional (CFPCM)

Have successfully completed the CFPCM certification case study assessment

Associate of the IFP (AIFP) Are a regulated adviser with a new Level 4 appropriate exam or transitional Level 4 qualification.
Accredited Paraplanner (APP) Achieved FPSB UK's Certificate in Paraplanning
Standard membership Who are committed to the Financial Planning profession.