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National Social Security Advisor (NSSA)

Designation Essentials
Status Currently offered and recognized by the issuing organization.
Issuing Organization National Social Security Association
Qualification and Training Requirements

A job function that includes advising clients about Social Security benefits choices. Advisor status is determined by issuing organization.

Designation Training Requirements

NSSA administered course (approximately 8 hours)

Designation Exam Type

Certificate exam (online, proctored)

Continuing Education Requirements

8 hours every two years

Verification and Complaints
Online Designation Resource

Online at Find an Advisor

Investor Complaint Process

Online at Contact Us page.

Published List of Disciplined Designees