Estate Planning Online

Estate Planning
Online Course

The Estate Planning course focuses on the use, conservation, and efficient transfer of an individual’s wealth. It embraces the law of property, wills, trusts, future interests, estate administration, insurance, income taxation, gift taxation, and death taxation.

Covers the CFP Board’s Principal Knowledge Topics H.63 – 72.
*We advise that you allow at least 10 hours per week per course for adequate course preparation.



Ashley Tucker, CFP®, joined Waverly Advisors in 2011 and serves as a Wealth Advisor. She takes a comprehensive financial planning approach to client service assisting in all seasons of life. Ashley works with individuals and families to define their financial goals and implement customized financial plans. She also works with corporate retirement plans.




Estate Planning,13th Edition
Michael A. Dalton and Thomas P. Langdon
ISBN: 978-1-946711-00-7
Published by: Money Education
FSU 15% discount available when purchased through the publisher, Money Education.
** FSU students receive a discount code for textbooks from this publisher. The discount code will be emailed to you with your Registration Confirmation email after completing the registration process. If you need the discount code prior to registration please contact the Program Director, Anthony McDonald, using the contact form at the bottom of the home page.


While there are no special degree requirements to participate in the FSU Certificate in Financial Planning program, the level of instruction is that of an upper-division college course. A bachelor’s degree is a condition of CFP® certification, although not a requirement to be able to sit for the Certification Examination.

We strongly recommend that students complete Introduction to Financial Planning prior to taking this course.

Basic computer literacy including: the ability to connect to the Internet and navigate the web using search engines and links, the ability to use online communication tools including email and discussion boards, the ability to send and receive email attachments, and the ability to navigate software including saving and opening files to and from specific locations.


Technical Requirements

Browser (most recent version): Firefox, Google Chrome or Safari.

2023 Course Schedule

Traditional Track
February & July

Fast Track
May & October