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Certified Franchise Executive (CFE)

The only internationally recognised professional accreditation program for franchise executives

The mission of the CFE program is to enhance the professionalism of franchising by certifying the highest standards of quality training and education. This career development program offers exisiting and aspiring franchise professionals and entrepreneurs the opportunity to grow and reach a recognised standard of excellence within the local and international franchise community.

Click here to view a flow chart represention of the CFE journey from enrolment to accrediation.

The CFE designation will be presented annually at the FCA's National Franchise Convention to candidates who have completed all the CFE requirements. 

In addition, candidates registered with the FCA who have completed their CFE requirements may also attend the IFA Annual Convention to be formally recognised during the IFA's CFE Graduation ceremony.

CFE courses are available to FCA members online, at the FCA's annual National Franchise Convention and by attending CFE approved courses/programs in both Australia and the US, eg at the IFA's annual International Franchise Convention.

For more CFE information click on the following links.....

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QLD: RFLS - Workshop 1 | Australian Franchise Sector

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Date: Tuesday 20th February 2018

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