Academy for Lease & Finance Professionals

The Certified Lease & Finance Professional (CLFP) Foundation is pleased to present the Academy for Lease & Finance Professionals (ALFP). The ALFP is a three-day event designed to fully prepare an individual to sit for the CLFP exam assuming the attendee has read and studied The Certified Lease & Finance Professionals’ Handbook prior to attending.

On the first two days, all of the required sections of the CLFP exam are covered in-depth. On the third day, the exam is offered, but not mandatory. Check out a sample schedule below.


  • Introduction to CLFP
  • History and Purpose of Leasing
  • Leasing Law
  • Financial and Tax Accounting
  • Pricing


  • Credit
  • Documentation
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Funding, Operations and Customer Service
  • Collections
  • Asset and Portfolio Management


  • CLFP Exam

Costs & Fees

The cost to attend the class is $750 and the cost of the exam is $695. When purchased together, the total is discounted to $1400. Current CLFPs are offered a discounted price of $395 and class attendance satisfies the Recertification requirement. All currently scheduled ALFP dates may be found under the calendar tab.

If you are interested in attending, please contact us.

CLFP Foundation

P.O. Box 146, Northbrook, IL 60065
Phone (206) 535-6281  Fax (866) 795-5839