What background is needed, background? Bree August 04, 2019 23:04 Follow Thanks for asking. We have no background requirements for the course, just an interest in teaching personal finance. Related articles What is the cost of the CFEI course, what is the investment? Does it come with presentations or curriculum? I have a lot of experience already, do I need to complete the course? Why is enrollment limited? How long is the course, how much time does it take to complete? Comments 0 comments Please sign in to leave a comment.