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Nonqualified Plan Consultant (NQPC)

Designation Essentials
Status Currently offered and recognized by the issuing organization
Designation Notes

Formerly known as Nonqualified Plan Advisor (NQPA)

Issuing Organization National Association of Plan Advisors
Qualification and Training Requirements


Designation Training Requirements

Recommended online, interactive self-study courses

Designation Exam Type

Proctored, closed-book exam

Continuing Education Requirements

10 hours annually

Verification and Complaints
Online Designation Resource

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Investor Complaint Process

Send complaints via email to [email protected]. Learn more at Complaints and Discipline.

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