Accredited Retirement Plan Consultant (ARPC)
|Status||Currently offered and recognized by the issuing organization.|
|Issuing Organization||The SPARK Institute and Bryant University|
|Qualification and Training Requirements|
One year of full-time experience in the retirement plan industry and letter of recommendation from current work supervisor.
|Designation Training Requirements||
Pass ARPC exam
|Designation Exam Type||
Certification exam (online, proctored, closed book)
|Continuing Education Requirements||
10 credits every year
|Verification and Complaints|
|Online Designation Resource||
Yes. View current list of SPARK ARPC/ARPS professionals.
|Investor Complaint Process||
|Published List of Disciplined Designees||