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Completion requirements

To complete the Certificate you need to obtain 25 CII credits by passing two compulsory units: R01 or CF1 and FA4, FA5 or FA6.

Units Credits and level  Study hours per unit * Assesment method Exam sessions Nominal pass mark ** Results notification
CF1 15 - Level 3 60 2 hour exam comprising 100 multiples choice questions (MCQs) Year-round 70% Immediate notification of results
R01 20 - Level 4 60 2 hour exam comprising 100 MCQs Year-round 65% Immediate notification of results
FA4, FA5, FA6 10 - Level 3 70 1 hour exam comprising 50 MCQs  Year-round 70% Immediate notification of results

* The recommended minimum study hours shown below will vary according to your experience and ability. 

** The nominal pass mark is shown, however, the actual pass mark may vary from one session to another to ensure that the pass standard remains constant.