No one really wants to do a lot of boring courses before starting to invest. So what’s the minimum one needs to know?
While a chartered accountant (CA) is a trusted adviser, it is still important to understand the advice they give you. Also CAs are not qualified or licensed to give you advice on investments apart from ‘incidental’ advice. Wouldn’t you prefer to take advice from an qualified and licensed expert in that subject?
Here is a slightly longer answer in video form – https://youtu.be/DFAusf8i7js