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FDP® Exam Review Course

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FDP Exam Review Course (October/November 2021)

FDP Exam Review Course


Master the FDP curriculum and take the risk out of exam day by attending Kaplan Schweser’s live online FDP Exam Review Course, led by a senior data scientist with 20 years of experience in the finance industry.

With this review course, you'll get access to:

  • Five days of intensive exam prep
  • Fifteen hours of live instruction in an online classroom you can access wherever you are
  • Lessons designed and led by a senior data scientist from Metis, a Kaplan company
  • OnDemand recordings of each session through exam day
  • Schweser’s PassProtection™ so you can enter exam day completely confident

*Dates, times, and instructors are subject to change.

Learn Directly from a Finance and Data Science Expert

Javed Ahmed, PhD

Senior Data Scientist, Metis

Javed Ahmed is a financial economist and data scientist with experience in banking, finance, forecasting, risk management, consulting, policy, and behavioral economics.

He has led the development of analytic applications for large organizations including Amazon and the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, and served as a researcher with the Office of Financial Research at the U.S. Treasury Department. Javed holds a PhD in financial economics, an MA in statistics from U.C. Berkeley, and undergraduate degrees in operations management and systems engineering from the University of Pennsylvania.

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FDP Frequently Asked Questions

While CAIA® students do not receive a discount from Kaplan, they do receive a 20% discount on exam registration from FDP® Institute. Learn More »

Yes, you can satisfy the online programming class requirement by taking the Beginner Python and Math for Data Science course through Metis, a Kaplan company. Go here to learn more about the programming class from Metis, or, click here to learn more about the requirements to earning the FDP Charter. 

While the course does not assign specific homework, we encourage you to take the time to read the materials assigned in the FDP® curriculum. It’s intended to augment the 250+ hours of expected preparation for the exam.


The beauty of the Live Online format is that you’re taught by our industry-leading instructors live, but you can attend class sessions from literally anywhere you have an internet connection. Unlike some other online course options, our courses allow for interaction with the instructor as well as other students. And, because these are on a set schedule, you’ll be held accountable to actually attend, do the work, and learn the material (which is what you’re really here for anyway!).

The classes will be recorded. Students will have access to recorded course materials up to the day of the exam.


Refunds will be issued, less a $50 processing fee, if the cancellation request is received by Kaplan Schweser 30 days in advance of the program/review start date. No refunds can be granted if cancellation occurs less than 30 days prior to the program/review start date or if a registrant fails to attend. Learn More »

Also, Schweser’s PassProtection™ is offered to everyone who enrolls in the FDP Exam Review Course. View Details »