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Registration for the upcoming March 2021 Professional Competency Examinations (PCE) will open at the end of October 2020. 

With the shift from contact to online, there are a number of changes to the examination registration and new rules regarding the sitting of these examinations.
These changes will be communicated in the next few weeks. Candidates who register and pay by the 23rd of December 2020 for the examinations to be written in March 2021, will be charged the examination registration fees for 2020. 
Registration after that date will be at the increased fee for 2021, which will be communicated in due course.

Funding for Professional Competency Examination to be written:

The candidate’s employer can contact INSETA to obtain funding for a candidate to write the CFP® PCE. INSETA can be contacted at telephone number 011 381 8900 and emailed at

View and download our latest publications and the resources available to prepare for your Professional Competency Examination (PCE). Familiarise yourself with the requirements of the exam by downloading the Professional Competency Examination policy , competency profile, curriculum framework and the FPI Code of Ethics and Professional Responsibility which indicates the outcomes that must be achieved in the PCE.


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