Thank you for
your interest in becoming certified as a Family Enterprise Advisor (FEA).
Please complete this form and submit it for consideration. Eligible candidates
(those that have met the prerequisites) will be required to pass a written and
beginning this application, please make sure that you have three references,
your resume/bio, a head-shot (JPEG), and Letter of Intent, telling us why you
want the designation and how you intend to use it (up to 500 words). Please be
ready to upload each file as a separate document.
certification fee covers the cost of your written and oral examinations and is
$750 plus tax, upon approval of the application. Payment must be made prior to
sitting the exams. In the event a candidate does not pass the written they may
re-sit the exam up to 3 times at no extra charge. In the event a candidate does
not pass the oral exam they may re-sit the exam up to 3 times at a cost of
$300, $400 & $500 respectively.
FEX will send
candidates an invoice with payment instructions. There is no annual fee to
maintain a FEA certification however; FEA designates are required to maintain a
current FEX membership and adhere to continuing education requirements of 7 CE
credits per calendar year.