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Professional Mortgage Advisor Package - CeMAP (Modules 1, 2 & 3) & CeRER Classroom Course in Birmingham

Course Overview

Mortgage Advisors are in high demand, making it a popular career choice for career changers, and for those already familiar with the Financial Services industry. 80% of Mortgage Advisors have earned their CeMAP certifications and are fully qualified to advise. To be able to offer Mortgage and equity release advice, you must first study the CeMAP and CeRER courses and subsequently pass the required exams.

Learn the principles, skills and techniques necessary, to be able to legally advise individuals as a Mortgage Advisor, including Equity Release, which continues to rise in popularity. You will first need to pass your CeMAP Modules 1, 2 & 3 exams before being able to take your CeRER training.

This training course in Birmingham provides you with the required knowledge and skills to help you prepare for and pass your exams, for both your CeMAP Modules 1-3 and CeRER.

We have created a Professional Mortgage Advisor training course in Birmingham, to offer three essential certifications to help you become a Mortgage Advisor, including:

For a limited time, this training course includes the BCS Essentials Certificate in Artificial Intelligence course for free, worth £525. Not applicable with any other discounts or promotions. You will also benefit from our Exam Pass Guarantee*.

Key features
  • Delivery Method: Virtual Classroom
  • Exams: Available via Awarding Body
  • Mock Exams Included
  • Duration: 11 Days
  • Certified & Experienced Trainers
  • 1,000's of successful CeMAP delegates
  • UK's leading provider of CeMAP Training
  • Exam Pass Guarantee*

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Key features
  • Delivery Method: Virtual Classroom
  • Exams: Available via Awarding Body
  • Mock Exams Included
  • Duration: 11 Days
  • Certified & Experienced Trainers
  • 1,000's of successful CeMAP delegates
  • UK's leading provider of CeMAP Training
  • Exam Pass Guarantee*
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Why study the CeMAP & CeRER package with e-Careers? 

We are one of the leading CeMAP training providers in the UK. Our trainers are professional, friendly and experienced in this field, so you can be sure to receive a high-quality training experience in our CeMAP classes. 

Our team of experts has been developed over 10-years and in that time, we have trained over 590,000 delegates globally. This has enabled us to offer the highest quality training and through our continuous refinement, we have created excellent partnerships, created in-depth training materials, and offer high-quality Virtual Classroom training solutions for our delegates. 

Besides being the leading provider of CeMAP training in the UK, we: 

  •    Offer an 'Exam Pass Guarantee'
  •    Best like-for-like training price in the UK
  •    Offer high-quality training experience with professional and accredited trainers
  •    Provide you with mock exams to prepare you for your exams
  •    Have an average pass success of 93%  
  •    Offer Interest-free payment options

Check out our useful CeMAP exam and revision tips.

Other benefits of this training course include: 

  •    Fully qualify in 12 months
  •    Use the ‘CeMAP’ designation after your name once you qualify
  •    Access to career support and guidance
  •    Invitation to attend events and webinars from industry leaders

How does our Exam Pass Guarantee work?

We have found our Virtual Classroom training has provided higher pass rates, which has made us confident to offer an Exam Pass Guarantee, so you know we’ll support you until you are certified.

With our Exam Pass Guarantee, if you do not pass the exam after attending this training course with us, you will be eligible to attend the same training again for free.

All we ask is that you:

  •    Attend all class days and complete all assignments
  •    Take the exam within 30 days of completing your Virtual Classroom training
  •    Request your course re-enrolment within 30 days of the failed exam attempt

Please Note:

Students retaking the course are required to use any materials or books distributed to them in their original course session. Failure to provide these materials will result in the student being charged for replacement materials.

*Exam Pass Guarantee does not include the resit exam; this would need to be purchased at an additional cost.

Is the CeMAP & CeRER package suitable for me? 

If you want to pursue a career as a Mortgage Advisor via an expert trainer and want to offer Equity Release services, this Professional Mortgage Advisor training course in Birmingham will be ideal for you.  

Prerequisites

To be eligible to take your CeRER exams, you must have first passed your CeMAP Modules 1, 2 & 3 exams. There are no prerequisites to take your CeMAP training.

New to this sector? Read our blog on 'How to become a UK Mortgage Advisor'. 

What jobs can I apply for after my CeMAP & CeRER training?

With a full CeMAP and CeRER qualification, you will have the knowledge and certifications required to be able to practice as a Mortgage Advisor anywhere in the UK, opening up a wide range of career opportunities. These include as a Mortgage Advisor, Protection Advisor, or employed within the public and private banking sectors.

Typical Job Roles and Salaries

There is a high demand for certified Mortgage Advisors in the UK and with your qualifications you will be able to apply for a range of different jobs, making now an ideal time to train. The average salary for a Mortgage Advisor in the UK is £30k per annum*, however, your earning potential will be much higher than this, due to your commission. On target earnings can exceed £50k per annum* after your commission has been added.

Other job roles include:

  • Private Banking Assistant – £33k*
  • Relationship Support Assistant – £33k*
  • Protection Advisor – £50k*
  • Business Owner – Mortgage Advisor – £30-£55k+*

(*Source: Indeed)

CeMAP & CeRER Syllabus

Our CeMAP training course  in Birmingham will provide you with the knowledge and skills to be able to speak to customers about Financial Services and Regulations, Mortgage Law, the mortgage application process, and a series of available products available. The CeRER training in Birmingham will teach you how to assist customers with equity release questions and provide a range of solutions and productions to assist them.

Learning Outcomes

During this training course in Birmingham you will learn:

  •    The impact of Equity Release schemes on customers’ future options.
  •    The FCA regulatory explanation of a lifetime mortgage and a home reversion plan.
  •    How to match different types of equity release schemes to your customers’ needs.
  •    The suitability and affordability of the different types of equity release schemes.
  •    The relative advantages and disadvantages of the different types of equity release arrangements and alternatives.
  •    How to assess the risks to customers who take out equity release schemes and when these might arise.
  •    The rules relating to state benefits as well as taxation.

CeMAP Module 1

  • Unit 1 – Introduction to Financial Services Environment and Products
  • Unit 2 – UK Financial Services and Regulation

CeMAP Modules 2 & 3

  • Unit 3 – Mortgage Law, Policy, Practice and Markets
  • Unit 4 – Mortgage Applications
  • Unit 5 – Mortgage Payment Methods and Products
  • Unit 6 – Mortgage Arrears and Post Completion Issues
  • Unit 7 – Assessment of Mortgage Advice and Knowledge

CeRER

  • Unit 1 – Fundamentals of Equity Release (FOER)
    • The principles of equity release
    • Types of schemes available and the circumstances in which equity release may be appropriate
    • The advantages, disadvantages, and potential risks to consumers
  • Unit 2 – Equity Release Solutions (EQRS)
    • Selecting suitable equity release solutions to meet circumstances of different types of consumers

CeMAP & CeRER Exam Details

Due to the Covid19 Coronavirus pandemic, Pearson Vue Centres are undergoing changes to their examination schedules. To find out more about the current situation, please visit the dedicated Pearson Vue Coronavirus update page.

The CeMAP Module 1 exam is a 2-hour objective exam made up of 100 multiple-choice questions. It will test your knowledge on UK Financial Regulation (UKFR), including:

  •    Unit 1 – Introduction to Financial Services Environment and Products
  •    Unit 2 – UK Financial Services and Regulation

CeMAP Module 2 is a 2-hour objective exam made up of 100 multiple-choice questions. CeMAP Module 3 exam is also 2 hours long, comprising of 6 case studies, each with 10 linked multiple-choice questions.

The units you’ll cover during the CeMAP Modules 2 & 3 exam include:

  •    Unit 3 – Mortgage Law, Policy, Practice and Markets
  •    Unit 4 – Mortgage Applications
  •    Unit 5 – Mortgage Payment Methods and Products
  •    Unit 6 – Mortgage Arrears and Post Completion Issues
  •    Unit 7 – Assessment of Mortgage Advice and Knowledge

CeRER Exam Details

The core Equity Release module is assessed through a single 2-hour objective exam, split into two units. Unit 1 is 50 multiple-choice questions, and Unit 2 is 3 case studies with 10 linked multiple-choice questions.

Fundamentals of Euqity Release

Exam format - Multiple-choice.

Number of questions - 50.

Pass mark - 35/50 (70%).

Equity Release Solutions

Exam format - Case studies, Multiple-choice.

Number of questions - 3 case studies with 10 questions. 

Pass mark - 21/30 (70%).

Read our CeMAP exam tips: How to revise. 

Exams are registered with Ofqual, in the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF). The exam fee is £185 per module (£150 for a resit), and you can apply for your exams throughout the year and take it at a Pearson VUE centre, or through remote invigilation.

The CeRER exam is assessed through a single 2-hour objective exam, split into two units. Unit 1 is 50 multiple-choice questions and Unit 2 is 3 case studies with 10 linked multiple-choice questions.

What is the TOTUM PRO Card?

The TOTUM PRO card is the replacement of the old NUS card, which offers discounts in a wide range of shops and websites, saving you money off food, holidays and flights, clothes, make-up, gym memberships and much more. TOTUM PRO card is aimed at professional learners, giving you access to exclusive discounts.

Where can you use your TOTUM PRO Card?

The TOTUM PRO card offers a range of discounts on a wide range of shops and websites. The list below provides a sample of the places you can receive discounts from. View the latest TOTUM PRO offers.

How to get your card

To receive your TOTUM PRO card all you need to do is enrol and pay for an eligible course and we’ll send you an email confirmation, acknowledging your eligibility for the TOTUM PRO Card. After your 14-day cooling-off period has passed, we’ll send you an email confirming that your TOTUM PRO card access is now live, and you’ll be able to use the TOTUM PRO card widget in your ‘My Account’ section on our website, to order your card.

Is there a cost?

TOTUM PRO is available for a limited time only for just £14.99 for one year (usually £19.99), £24.99 for two years (usually £34.99), or £34.99 for three years (usually £44.99).

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