CeMAP® which stands for ‘Certificate in Mortgage Advice and Practice’ is the industry standard qualification held by mortgage advisors in the UK. It is the benchmark qualification in the financial services industry.
Begin your journey to achieving a career in mortgage advising with this Level 1 course!
Why should you study this course?
Each unit has a one hour objectively tested examination comprising of 50 multiple choice questions.
You will have 12 months to complete your course. This is more than enough time than you need and allows you to study at your own pace.
To achieve CeMAP® Module 1 you are required to pass an examination, which you must organise and pay for yourself. This exam involves a 2-hour objectively tested examination comprising of 100 multiple choice questions.
If you would like to achieve the full CeMAP® Mortgage Adviser qualification, you will also need to complete both Module 2 and Module 3 examinations.
Examinations are to be taken at a Pearson Vue Examination Centre, which can be located all over the country. They are computer-based, meaning you will receive your results immediately. Each exam has a minimum pass mark of 70% per unit. A mark of 80% or higher receives a merit and a mark of 90% or over receives a distinction. Should you fail a specific unit, you only must re-sit the specific unit rather than the whole module.
The course is designed for study by online distance learning at home or at work. Students receive online course materials as well as technical support.
The Level 3 Certificate in Mortgage Advice and Practice (CeMAP®) is awarded by The London Institute of Banking & Finance and is recognised by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) as an appropriate qualification if you aim to give professional advice on mortgages. It is the most widely recognised mortgage advisor qualification in the UK.
CeMAP® is a qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) qualification accredited by Ofqual.
You do not need any previous knowledge to enrol onto this course.
There is a time limit of 12 months to complete this course. This course is designed to be flexible around the demands of a busy lifestyle.
To achieve CeMAP® you will need to pass an MCQ exam per module, these maybe sat at over 150 test centres throughout the UK and other select centres worldwide.
Initial examination entry (per module) £175 (VAT exempt)
Examination re-sit fee (per module) £140 (VAT exempt)
*Only course fees are paid to Open Study College, you will be instructed on how to register for and book an exam upon enrolment.
You will be given access to 100’s of specimen exam questions and interactive quizzes to help consolidate your learning, but your work will be assessed by examination in an approved examination centre.
The exams can be taken at over 150 test centres nationwide with the result provided on the day.
This learning support is recognised by The London Institute of Banking & Finance as being an appropriate additional resource for students undertaking its CeMAP qualification.
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