What is UniFi by CAIA™?
Launched in April 2022, UniFi by CAIA™ is a learning platform designed to provide education for professionals across the private wealth management industry. New learning pathways will be introduced throughout 2022 and beyond. The Fundamentals of Alternative Investments® program represents the first certificate available on UniFi by CAIA™. Learn more about Fundamentals of Alternative Investments® here.
Why is CAIA launching the UniFi by CAIA™ platform?
With the democratization of product, shifting capital formation to private markets, and muted capital market expectations, a need has emerged for the investor – and those who serve them, to develop competencies across a broader set of investment opportunities. CAIA Association sits in a unique position to provide timely, relevant, and objective education to professionals serving the end investor across the private wealth management industry.
How does UniFi by CAIA™ work?
UniFi by CAIA™ is a specialized learning platform offered as a comprehensive source of knowledge for the private wealth management industry. It allows you to choose your own learning journey, develop your knowledge, and apply your new skills immediately. There will be three learning pathways available to you once you log into the platform:
- Individual Modules – You can select one, or a collection of modules tailored to your unique educational needs.
- Micro-credentials – To learn more about a chosen topic or asset class, UniFi by CAIA™ will offer a series of focused micro-credentials that allow you to go deeper into a topic. They will require a 4–6 hour commitment per micro-credential.
- Certificates – If you are looking for education on multiple topics or asset classes, UniFi by CAIA™ will offer several certificate programs. Each will require a 10-20-hour commitment. Currently, the Fundamentals of Alternative Investments® represents the first certificate available on UniFi. Learn more about Fundamentals of Alternative Investments® here.
Who should consider pursuing the knowledge offered at UniFi by CAIA™?
The UniFi by CAIA™ platform is a knowledge hub for the private wealth management industry - asset managers, financial planners, sales professionals, private wealth managers, and other intermediaries seeking objective, accessible, and applied training on behalf of their clients.
How does the existing Fundamentals of Alternative Investments® certificate program fit into UniFi by CAIA™?
The Fundamentals of Alternative Investments® program represents the first certificate available on UniFi by CAIA™. Learn more about Fundamentals of Alternative Investments® here.
I am a CAIA Member. Is UniFi by CAIA™ for me?
Yes, UniFi by CAIA™ will offer valuable continuing education opportunities to complement your CAIA designation.