Approved Professional CE
Professional CE is available with the CSA Course. See below for a list of CE credits currently available to candidates for the CSA Course.
|CFP (Certified Financial Planner)
||19.5 Credit Hours (Live Class)
15 Credit Hours (Online Course)
||15 Credit Hours
|CPE* (Continuing Professional Education National Association of State Boards of Accountancy - NASBA)
||23 Credit Hours (Available for Classroom Only), for CPAs who are licensed by their state boards of accountancy.
|Enrolled Agent CPE**
||3 Credit Hours, plus 1 Credit Ethics. Available only for individuals who have been licensed as an Enrolled Agent (EA) by the U.S. Department of the Treasury.
|Registered Tax Return Preparer
||3 Credit Hours, plus 1 Credit Ethics.
|CRMP CE (Certified Reverse Mortgage Professional)
||3 Credit Hours
||18 Contact Hours (Available in all states except California and Iowa)
|Texas HCSSA Administrators and Alternate Administrators CE****
|| 23 Hours (Texas Only)
|NAB / NCERS CE (National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards)
|| 22 Clock Hours
* CPE credit is available for the class (Group-Live) version of the CSA Certification Program course; 23 CPE credits are recommended. (CPE is not available for the online version of the course.) There are no prerequisites for the class (NASBA Course Level: Basic.) However, candidates are strongly recommended to study at least an average of 30-35 hours before this review class to prepare for the certification exam. Society of Certified Senior Advisors® (SCSA) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville, TN 37219-2417. Website: www.nasba.org.
** SCSA has entered into an agreement with the Office of Professional Responsibility (OPR), Internal Revenue Service, to meet the requirements of 31 Code of Federal Regulations, section 10.6(g), covering maintenance of attendance records, retention of program outlines, qualifications of instructors and length of class hours. This agreement does not constitute an endorsement by the OPR as to the quality of the program or its contribution to the professional competence of the enrolled individual.
*** This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Colorado Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation (ANCC). ANCC approval for continuing education credits is recognized by all Boards of Nursing except in CA and IA. To receive the 18 contact hours for the CSA Certification course, students must submit the final evaluation to SCSA not more than seven (7) days after completion of the course.
**** The CSA Certification Program is recognized by the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services as a source of the continuing education requirement for HCSSA Administrators and Alternate Administrators listed at 40 Texas Administrative Code §97.260.
For more information about SCSA's administrative policies such as cancellations, concerns and refunds, contact SCSA at 1-800-653-1785.