CII accreditation awarded to Scottish college

The college is now accredited to offer the CII’s Certificate in Financial Planning course, which is the benchmark qualification for financial advisers.

Helen Williamson, section leader for business, retail and tourism at Cardonald College, welcomed the decision.

She said: “We are delighted that the college is the first to receive accreditation status and are very excited about embarking on this new venture which will enhance our education provision and expand our existing business offering.