A formal qualification in commerce, accounting, finance, economics or actuarial studies is needed to work as a Financial Broker. VET (Vocational Education and Training) and university are both common study pathways for Financial Brokers.
Registration with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission is needed to work as a Financial Broker. Membership with the Australian Financial Markets Association or the Financial Services Institute of Australasia may also be useful.
Thinking about study or training?
Before starting a course, check it will provide you with the skills and qualifications you need.
- Search and compare thousands of higher education courses, and their entry requirements from different institutions across Australia at Course Seeker website.
- Compare undergraduate and postgraduate student experiences and outcomes on the QILT website.
- Compare Vocational Education and Training (VET) courses, providers and student outcomes on the My Skills website.
- You might be interested in Financial Services VET training pathways on the AAPathways website.
Or check out related courses on Job Outlook.
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