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Completion Requirements

To complete the award you must study a single study text and then pass the associated exam.

Studying for the Awards

The study text breaks down into six chapters, each with clearly-defined learning objectives. All chapters conclude with a series of self-test questions which enable you to monitor your progress as you prepare for the exam itself.

As a guide, it is recommended that you allow a minimum of 60 hours' study (this will vary according to your experience and ability).

The exam

The exam itself takes the form of a two-hour paper consisting of 75 multiple choice questions, and is examined twice-yearly in April and October.

The nominal pass mark is 70%. However, the actual pass mark may vary slightly from one session to another to ensure that the pass standard remains constant.

The complete package

Enrolment for the Award includes everything you need for a single fee: study text, examination guide and exam entry.