R0 Revision Workshop Timetable 2022

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BTS launch R0 Revision Workshop Timetable for 2022 BTS is holding online revision workshops (using Zoom) for candidates who are studying for and taking the R0 examinations. The timetable for 2022 has now been released for booking and, with spaces limited, these tend to book up quickly. See the full timetable and book a space […]

R06 | Exam Debrief | September 2021

Reflecting on the September 2021 Paper The results from the September R06 sitting were released this morning, a little over five weeks after the exam sitting. While many of our candidates are cracking open the champagne in celebration of a pass, the team at BTS are not resting on our laurels. Reflecting on our analysis […]

What are the options to achieve a Level 4 financial services qualification?

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Since the Retail Distribution Review (RDR) back in 2012 the minimum requirement for giving advice to retail clients is to have a RQF level 4 qualification. There are a variety of examining bodies offering this qualification, ranging from probably the most well-known Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) through to other bodies such as the Chartered Institute […]

How to pass the CII R04 | Why does this exam have the lowest pass rate?

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The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) R04 Pensions and Retirement Planning unit now has the lowest countrywide pass rate. Why? The CII pensions unit had a countrywide pass rate of 61% in the 2020 calendar exam year. This is a unit that requires a minimum of 50 study hours (yeah right, and the rest!) and once […]