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FFI GEN’s revolutionary online learning environment is different from the traditional “talking-heads” model of online courses. Course webinars feature live classroom discussions allowing you to see, interact with and learn from both the instructor and peers from across the globe.

Connections
Beyond the outstanding course curriculum and world-renowned faculty, FFI GEN Certificate Program participants are also paired with a professional mentor during the course of their studies, can attend FFI signature events, benefit from FFI membership and much more. This level of connection is unparalleled and essential to expanding your network and multidisciplinary understanding.

Requirements
Four courses are required for either the Certificate in Family Business Advising (CFBA) or Certificate in Family Wealth Advising (CFWA).

FFI-Certificate-Seals-Business-RGBCertificate in Family Business Advising (CFBA)
• GEN 101 About Family Business
• GEN 102 Self in Systems
• GEN 201 Family Enterprise Advising and Consulting
• GEN 501 Myths, Realities and Trends in the Field of Family Enterprise


GEN-CFWA-Seal-RGBCertificate in Family Wealth Advising (CFWA)
• GEN 101 About Family Business
• GEN 102 Self in Systems
• GEN 202 Families of Wealth
• GEN 501 Myths, Realities and Trends in the Field of Family Enterprise


Course Structure
FFI GEN courses have been designed for busy professionals. Available online 24/7, GEN courses feature both synchronous and asynchronous coursework. Each course includes 3-4 online self-paced lessons, as well as, a capstone final seminar at the end of the quarter. These final seminars are available online via live video conferencing. See the course schedule for upcoming seminar times. For a selection of courses, there is also an option to attend the final seminar in-person.

Program Duration
Each course takes approximately 6-8 hours to complete. This includes both the online self-paced coursework and the final online seminar. With four courses required to earn an FFI GEN certificate, students are able to complete the program within one year. For those students who are able to take more than one course per quarter, the program completion can be accelerated.

Interested in Learning More? Schedule A Quick Demo
We would be happy to chat and walk you through the requirements, course overview, answer questions, and take you online to view the courses live. Contact us to schedule an online demo.