A professional designation granted by the School to people who focus on creating, executing and maintaining retirement plans for companies for Financial Planning. They have to pass an examination demonstrating their expertise. Successful applicants earn the right to make use of the CRPS appellation for a couple of years, which may enhance professional standing, job opportunities and pay by making use of their names. CRPS professionals must complete 16 hours of continuing education and pay a nominal fee to keep on utilizing the appellation every couple of years.