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The CAIA® exam window is only a couple weeks away. That means your final review should begin soon. For those of you who purchased the PremiumPlus, EssentialPlus, or Final Review packages, the Final Review Exam is now available in your online account under the Final Review Tools section in the left-hand navigation menu. Treat this exam as if it were the real thing. Take the exam under timed conditions to simulate the pressure you will experience on exam day.
Also coming up is the Final Review Workshop on Saturday, August 31. In this 4-hour lecture, we will review…
The CAIA® exam window is about one month away. That means it is time to begin your final review. Do you have a study plan for the final weeks before the exam? If not, we have a few suggestions.
In the time between now and exam day, your goal should be to accomplish the following: practice what you have learned, assess your strengths and weaknesses, review key topics in the curriculum, and simulate the exam experience.
You likely have already been using concept checkers, SchweserPro, and practice exam questions to assess your level of proficiency in each…
For the September 2013 CAIA® exams, the CAIA Association has put together a Candidate Handbook for both Level I and Level II candidates. The handbook contains useful information related to exam preparation, the exam day experience, and what to expect once the exam is over. Below I have summarized a few key items that we often get questions about. However, I recommend you download and read the entire handbook, which can be found on the CAIA Association website.
Scheduling the Exam
The testing provider, Pearson VUE, generally opens test scheduling two or three months after…