CII CF1 UK financial services regulation and ethics - assessment package

  • 6 online assessments containing 50 questions per assessment - these are similar to what you can expect in the exam
  • Unlimited random short assessments (5 questions per assessment) generated from our question bank
  • CPD certificate feature - All your assessment results are recorded in the database, which allows the system to compile your personalised CPD certificate

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Additional information

Access is provided for 6 months and includes syllabus updates. If you purchase multiple training modules a discount is available along with longer access periods. 

The assessments and are designed to help you revise, identify knowledge gaps for further study and to get practice on exam style questions for areas that you might be asked about in the exam.


  • You get practice at taking exam style questions, multi-choice questions and case studies with multi-choice questions
  • Your results are provided after every assessment and are graded in line with the notional pass rate. This gives you a good indication of your chances of passing. As you do further studies and take more assessments you will expect to see your percentage improve
  • The percentage achieved in every assessment is benchmarked against previous students percentages giving you a further indication of your performance. This is shown after every assessment and you can also view this at any time
  • All results and estimated CPD times are stored in the database and you can view and print these using the CPD certificate/learning log feature. This is an ideal way to keep a record of your results and learning
  • After taking all the full assessments, which you can take as often as you like, you might also want to take some shorter assessments to break up your study into a smaller segments to fit the time you have available. Our short assessment feature draws 5 questions as random from the full assessment bank
  • All questions are written by industry experts with extensive experience of setting exam style questions, all questions are regularly reviewed
CPD certificate

Our database records all your assessment results. If you complete all the assessments just the once then you will be allocated 6 hours of CPD time. After each assignment is finished the system adds the time taken and your results to the CPD certificate. The CPD certificate shows your personal details, period over which assessments completed, time taken to complete assessments and assessment scores.

CF1 CII exam details

Structure: 100 multiple choice questions  comprising
Duration: 2 hours
Recommended study time: 60 hours
Nominal pass mark: 70%

CF1 CII syllabus overview

Candidates should be able to understand the:

  • Purpose and structure of the UK financial services industry
  • Different financial asset classes and product types
  • Process of giving advice and the main areas covered
  • Ethics, regulatory processes, rules and legislation underpinning UK financial services
  • Use of the financial regulators’ powers and responsibilities to protect the market’s integrity and the impact on individuals and firms of these regulators’ powers