CERTIFIED DIGITAL ASSET ADVISOR

Compliant. Profitable. Scalable.

Certified Digital Asset Advisor graduates are equipped with the tools and knowledge to successfully implement crypto in their practice.

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The CDAA Difference

What You'll Receive in the Course

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Cryptocurrency is here.

And clients are asking for it.

  • The average age of a bitcoin investor is 42
  • The average bitcoin investor has at least one college degree
  • 55% said they would be motivated if their financial advisor recommends it
  • 60% of investors think bitcoin has a place in their portfolio
  • Millennials and Gen X stand to inherit $68 trillion in the next two decades

Ready to learn about digital assets and crypto?

Most importantly, are you ready to learn how to make it a part of your practice?

By the end of this course you will:

Technical

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Understand what bitcoin is, and how it gives us blockchain technology
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Know several valuation methods and theories around bitcoin and digital assets
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Know why there are so many cryptocurrencies
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Understand the options for custody of digital assets
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Understand how crypto funds work
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Be able to do your own research

Practical

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Be able to have conversations with clients about allocation to digital assets
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Help clients allocate to crypto
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Understand the technical and fundamental risks, and evaluate them
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Discuss investment versus speculation
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Determine your providers and systems
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Create crypto estate plans

Receive continuing education credits

• 12 hours of NASBA approved CPA Continuing Professional Education credits included

• 12 hours of CFP Continuing Education credit has been granted by CFP Board

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The Areas of Knowledge

AREA ONE

Bitcoin & Blockchain

We get started on the basics of Bitcoin. We discuss some cryptography, and the technicals that get us to the first cryptocurrency. We will talk about how Bitcoin mining works, and some of the key characteristics of public Blockchains.

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AREA TWO

Wallets, Custody, & Exchanges

In week 2, we dive into ownership and custody. We cover the basics of wallet management, the on/off ramps from fiat to Crypto, and how we custody or store those assets.

We teach the technology behind wallets, private and public keys, and go into our first transactions.

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AREA THREE

Ethereum, DeFi, Smart Contracts

In this module, we cover everything from the Ethereum blockchain to smart contracts to the inner workings of decentralized finance so advisors have a comprehensive understanding of how the decentralized ecosystem operates.

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AREA FOUR

NFTs, Tokens, DAOs, Web 3.0

In this module, we dive into non-fungible tokens and their wide variety of use cases, DAOs and how they work, and the importance of digital ownership.

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AREA FIVE

Crypto in Your Practice

We dive into some of the revenue streams you have available as an advisor. We first go into the investment options like crypto funds and Separately Managed Accounts (SMAs). We talk about your compliance hurdles, available solutions, and custodial options, before showing you some projects you can offer to clients for a fee.

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Annual Continuing Education Requirements

12 hours of CDAA-Approved coursework (must include 2 hours of compliance education)

Continuing education may cover:

• Valuation and Metrics
• Exchange and Custodial Solutions
• Fund and Management Options
• Protocols
• Regulation and Compliance

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Don't get left behind in this digital shift.

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(or they'll find someone who will)
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