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For professionals with backgrounds in enterprise, healthcare, public services, utilities and supply chain
Recognition of the CDAA® as recertification measures for the Certified Wealth Management Advisor - CWMA SAQ
Recognition that the CDAA® & CBA® Level 1 Preparatory courses are certified by the independent Continuing Professional Development - CPD accreditation compatible with global CPD principles.
Recognition of the CDAA® 1 Preparatory course as accredited by the Swiss Association of Asset Managers - VSV|ASG
Who is DEC FOR?
Secure your future career in this fast-paced environment and stay competitive by proving your expertise and knowledge. Whether working in the enterprise, public or healthcare sector or from traditional or crypto financial services, the DEC Institute has the right charterholder program for you. Get started today by reviewing our programs and how to get prepared.
Develop a high-performance team to demonstrate professionalism, thought leadership and competence to your clients, partners, regulators and prospective employees. Make your experts and talent DEC-certified to stay competitive in this fast-paced environment full of opportunities and threats. Join DEC as a member to contribute to the gold standard, get access to talent and marketing opportunities, and receive discounted products & services.
Join DEC as a member to use and contribute to the DEC syllabus and learning material. The demand for high-quality education and training is growing in line with the industry, which requires collaborative efforts. DEC is a decentralized, inclusive and democratic organization, allowing academic members to leverage content, receive support for educational programs, foster research collaboration and network with industry members.
Become a DEC partner to add preparatory courses and training to your product shelf, designed to support DEC charter candidates on their journey to becoming certified. DEC can support training providers in developing the course and licence course material and support your sign-ups with targeted marketing campaigns and promotions. Leverage our international reputation to bring more value to your customers and clients.
why learn with us
University and industry members across the globe and charterholders from more than 25 countries
Industry members are leading blockchain, crypto and Web3 companies who are endorsing the DEC standard
Leading professors, researchers and industry professionals came together to bring value to individuals and society
We live in the spirit of open source and collaboration, opening doors to all kinds of stakeholders and professionals
Preparatory 12h course
Preparatory 12h course
Check Out What DEC Alumni Are Saying
“Most knowledge in the blockchain space is self-taught. Certification through the DEC institute establishes an education standard, which serves as a useful calibration for test candidates, companies and DLT educators alike”
“A challenging but doable exam which gives you the opportunity to show your knowledge and expertise in digital assets and blockchain technology. A new standard in the digital asset industry is emerging!”
“The next level of digitalization is approaching with Blockchain-based Digital Identities and Digital Assets at the core. DEC Institute certifications enable us to proof our team’s expertise in front of our clients in this new space.”
“Digital assets are already shaping today’s financial services world and will significantly change it in the future. Whether your interest is professional or personal, the DEC Institute’s charterhold being thematically broad and demanding give participants a good sense of where they stand currently and which areas they should study further.
“Finally those professionals who have been working in the industry and learning by themselves can certify and prove their expertise.”