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CAIA® Level I EssentialPlus Package

CAIA® Level I EssentialPlus Package


EssentialPlus Package

The EssentialPlus Package helps you prepare and practice for the CAIA® exam with all the sample questions, full-length practice exams, efficient SchweserNotes™, and online tools found in the Essential Self Study Package. Then, bring it all together with a full array of final review tools to help you perform your best on exam day.

The EssentialPlus Package Includes:


Prepare for the CAIA exam and increase your comprehension of the curriculum with concise study notes that cover every Learning Objective for the CAIA exam. This clearly written 2-book set is the foundation of your CAIA study program.

Schweser's QuickSheet

Prepare for the CAIA exam on the go! This compact study tool folds out to 6 pages, providing a quick review of the “must-know” key formulas, definitions, and concepts of the CAIA curriculum. The printed QuickSheet is a 6 page, 8½ x 11", laminated tri-fold.

Practice Exams

Gain the confidence you need to perform your best on the actual CAIA exam. Three complete practice exams will give you an idea of the types of questions you will experience on the CAIA exam.

Schweser Study Calendar

This innovative tool takes the guesswork out of creating a prep plan! Prepare with a detailed study plan that shows you how to use your study materials in the most effective way possible.

SchweserPro™ QBank

Practice critical concepts, assess your knowledge of the CAIA curriculum, and gain confidence to perform your best. Build exams and review more than a thousand questions based on personal preference with our flexible, online tools included in the SchweserPro™ QBank.

Instructor Support: Instructor-Led Office Hours

Connect with CAIA content experts who provide help and guidance with difficult material and concepts to help you prepare for the exam.

  • Online access to expert faculty and content specialists for Q&A
  • Sessions held once per week

June 27 – August 22, 2017
3:00–3:30 pm ET

Schweser’s Secret Sauce®

This late-season guidebook prepares you for CAIA exam success with a review of critical concepts and concise summaries of essential LOs. It is designed to be a companion to our more comprehensive study tools.

Schweser's Secret Sauce includes:

  • Exam-day tips and strategies
  • Focused summaries of critical concepts

Online Schweser Mock Exam

Now that you are ready to perform on the CAIA exam, assess your knowledge and practice your test-taking skills by successfully completing the Online Schweser Mock Exam. This mock exam will identify your weak areas and demonstrate your mastery of the CAIA curriculum.

The Online Schweser Mock Exam includes:

  • 4-hour multiple-choice exam for Level I
  • Online access and scoring so candidates can take the exam anytime, anywhere


Online Review Workshop

Every candidate has questions they wish they could ask an expert before the exam. Those last-minute questions can be answered in this live webcast covering the essential curriculum topics. It’s exactly what you need during the final weeks of preparation in order to build your confidence and perform effectively on the CAIA exam.

The Online Review Workshop includes:

  • 8 hours of review with instant feedback during Q&A session
  • The opportunity to develop an overall exam-day strategy
  • Coverage of key concepts and formulas

August 26-27, 2017
10:00 am–2:00 pm ET**

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EssentialPlus Package $729.00  Add to Cart 

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I found the test prep material to be extremely helpful and would strongly encourage anyone taking the test to utilize Kaplan.        

John G. Reynolds

About Our eBooks: Kaplan Schweser is proud to announce that we have teamed up with VitalSource® to offer eBook versions of our popular SchweserNotes™, Secret Sauce®, and QuickSheet. eBook versions are available as an option within the shopping cart, or you may call Student Support at 888.325.5072 (U.S.) or +1 608.779.8398 (Int'l.) to order. For an additional fee, you can receive both print and eBook versions.

Online Access: Access to online products expires on September 30, 2017. Kaplan Schweser releases a new version of products every year as the CAIA® curriculum changes. Shared use is strictly prohibited.

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**Instructors, dates, and times are subject to change.