CeMAP Training & Qualification Course

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CeMAP Qualification Training Courses.

CeMAP (Certificate in Mortgage Advice & Practice) is a highly respected and recognised qualification within the financial services industry, specifically in the field of mortgage advice. It is a benchmark qualification for individuals who aspire to become mortgage advisers or work in mortgage-related roles.

CeMAP is registered with Ofqual in the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF) and meets the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) examination standards. The qualification is designed to equip individuals with the necessary knowledge and skills to provide sound accurate advice to clients seeking mortgage solutions.

Who is this qualification for?

Career changers

Mortgage & secured loan advisers

Those in roles supporting financial planning processes

Qualification Structure:

The CeMAP qualification consists of three modules, each covering different aspects of mortgage advice.

CeMAP Module 1: UK Financial Regulation and Ethics

CeMAP 1 focuses on the regulatory framework that governs the financial industry in the UK, including the rules and principles that mortgage advisors must adhere to. It also covers ethical considerations and professional standards expected from mortgage professionals.

Assessment: two units with 50 multiple-choice questions for each unit.

CeMAP Module 2: Mortgages

CeMAP 2 delves into the intricacies of mortgages, including different types of mortgages, interest rates, repayment methods and associated legal and regulatory aspects. It explores topics such as affordability assessments, mortgage products, and the impact of economic factors on mortgage advice.

Assessment: four units with 25 multiple-choice questions for units 3 & 4, 20 multiple-choice questions for unit 5 and 30 multiple-choice questions for unit 6.

CeMAP Module 3: Assessment of Mortgage Advice Knowledge

The final CeMAP 3 module evaluates the practical application of mortgage advice knowledge acquired in the previous modules. It involves case studies and scenario-based questions that test the ability to analyse client needs, provide suitable advice, and consider relevant factors such as affordability, risk, and regulation.

Assessment: consists of a single unit comprising 6 case studies, and within each case study, there are 10 multiple-choice questions.

Study Options

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For students who prefer to learn in a classroom setting, Simply Academy’s CeMAP course is an ideal choice.

You will cover the full syllabus under the expert tutelage of one of our tutors who have a wealth of industry knowledge and experience. You’ll also benefit from user-friendly study material to support your learning. Situated in city centre locations throughout the UK, these fast-track courses are set in comfortable surroundings – the perfect environment for your learning.

Courses from £595+vat

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CeMAP - Virtual Classroom

Virtual Classroom

If you desire the combination of a classroom structure and the freedom to study in a location of your choice, live online learning is the perfect solution. You can actively participate in live lectures and be an integral part of the class, all while enjoying the comfort and convenience of your preferred surroundings.

Join timetabled webinars and talk to tutors during the class for feedback. All our lectures are recorded, so if you miss one you can catch up, or re-watch for extra revision.

Courses from £495+vat

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The Simply Academy e-learning course allows students the flexibility to study in their own time, giving the opportunity to qualify in as little as 3 months.

You will receive the same high-quality study materials delivered via our cutting-edge virtual learning platform, which is iPad and tablet friendly, giving you access to your studies at any time and wherever you are. Any queries you may have can be sent to our helpdesk. Furthermore, at no additional charge, you have the option to participate in webinar revision tutorials that are specifically designed to reinforce your understanding of the syllabus before sitting your exams.

Courses from £345+vat

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Why study with us?

Simply Academy is among a select few worldwide that holds Trusted Partner Status, which is the highest accolade awarded by The London institute of Banking & Finance (LIBF). Achieving this status requires an organisation to demonstrate that they provide the highest quality of training and customer service within the Financial Services sector.



Over 25,000 people have studied with us, so you can have confidence in our experience.



Our carefully selected training consultants are amongst the most knowledgeable in the industry.



We are Government backed and approved by professional institutions.

Important Notice:

Due to the growing popularity of CeMAP, several unscrupulous operators have entered the marketplace and are now promoting substandard CeMAP courses on Google and Groupon.

These courses could be outdated or lack essential information, and the provider may not possess the necessary skills or experience to deliver CeMAP courses in order to provide the best possible chance of exam success.

For further details on what you should look for when choosing a CeMAP training provider, take a look at our explanatory video.

Frequently asked questions

What is CeMAP?

The CeMAP qualification is a Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) recognised qualification that stands for Certificate in Mortgage Advice & Practice. It is suitable for individuals seeking to become mortgage advisers or work in the mortgage industry.

Who is CeMAP suitable for?

CeMAP is suitable for anyone interested in pursuing a career as a mortgage advisor, whether they are new to the industry or seeking to enhance their existing knowledge and skills. While having prior experience in finance or mortgages may be advantageous, passing CeMAP is definitely achievable for career changers under the expert tutelage of a quality assured training provider.

How long does it take to complete the CeMAP qualification?

The duration of the CeMAP qualification varies depending on your learning style and commitment. Typically, with support of a specialist training provider, individuals complete the programme within a few months. Simply Academy’s study programmes are designed to provide you with the necessary flexibility to study at your own pace, enabling you to balance your learning journey with other personal or professional commitments.

What are the career prospects after achieving the CeMAP qualification?

Achieving the CeMAP qualification significantly enhances your career prospects in the mortgage industry. With this prestigious credential, you gain a competitive edge over others, increasing your employability and opening doors to a wide range of opportunities. Whether you aspire to work for a financial institution, join a brokerage firm, or even start your own mortgage consultancy, the CeMAP qualification sets you apart as a knowledgeable and trusted professional.

Why choose to study CeMAP with Simply Academy?

Simply Academy is a reputable choice for your CeMAP (Certificate in Mortgage Advice and Practice) training for several reasons:

  1. Experience and Expertise: Simply Academy is a well-established training provider with over 18 years of experience in delivering financial qualifications. We specialise in CeMAP training, making us experts in the field.
  2. Accreditation and Recognition: Simply Academy is a trusted partner of The London Institute of Banking & Finance (LIBF). Our courses are designed to meet the high standards set by LIBF, ensuring the quality and relevance of the training.
  3. Comprehensive Course Material: Our CeMAP training programme offers easy to understand course material that covers all the necessary knowledge and skills required to pass the exams. You can expect detailed study guides, practice questions and other resources to support your learning.
  4. Industry Recognition and Opportunities: CeMAP is a widely recognised qualification in the mortgage industry. By choosing Simply Academy for your training, you align yourself with a respected provider that has strong connections within the financial sector. This can potentially open doors to job opportunities and career advancement.
Simply Academy is accredited as a trusted partner by The London Institute of Banking & Finance
Simply Academy is trusted by the Education & Skills Funding Agency
Simply Academy awarded the Highest Rated Courses Brilliance Award 2019 from CourseCheck
Simply Academy is FSQS (Financial Services Qualification System) registered

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