The DROP Institute is the leading organization dedicated to the certification of advisors in the DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Plan) arena for public-sector employees. Whether you’re new to DROP or your book is already seasoned with DROP rollovers, the DROP Institute is an outstanding resource for Financial Advisors.

Financial Advisors who register to become members of the DROP Institute receive access to a quarterly newsletter and important information regarding DROP. We also offer paid members access to a cDROP® certification and exclusive certificate holder benefits – opening the door to leads, best-practice ideas, and customized marketing collateral.

Register for free today to unlock all things DROPWe can’t make you a million-dollar-producer, but we can set you in the right direction


  • Keep up with all things DROP across the country. Registered members will receive a quarterly newsletter with important information regarding DROP, legislative changes within DROP, and other news and events impacting DROP.

Why DROP can take your book to the next level

  • Learn how to tap into a multi-billion-dollar reserve of DROP money.

Earn CE Credits

  • Deferred Retirement Option Program (DROP): A Very Short Introduction
    • 1 CE Credits - Complimentary
  • cDROP® – Certified DROP Consultant
    • 3 CE Credits

Become cDROP® certified

  • Earn your cDROP® designation to tap into a multi-billion-dollar reserve of DROP money. Customized marketing collateral, lead generation, book building tips, study guide with practice exam.