The course Machine Learning covers the use of machine learning and how programing/automated learning is used in the financial industry. In this course, we cover the landscape and the basics of how computers can be programmed and/or self-taught to improve the investment process. You do not need to know anything about "coding" to take this course.
We also cover the challenges of machine learning and discuss the direction the financial industry may take as a result of it.
In order to receive CE credits, you will need to receive a mark of 5 out of 8 or higher on the final quiz. This course qualifies for the following continuing education (CE) credits:
FP Canada: 3.0 hours (Financial Planning Category).
IAFE: 3.0 hours accredited by The Institute.
IIROC Cycle 9: PD Category, 3.0 hours.
MFDA: 3.0 hours - Professional Development.
*CPA: 3.0 hour (recommended in all provinces and territories).
*More information about continuing education requirements is available here.