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CeMAP® Course

The Certificate in Mortgage Advice and Practice (CeMAP®) is a QCF Level 3 qualification specific to the UK.



The CeMAP® course is your gateway to a brand new career with exciting and lucrative potential. It is a highly regarded qualification, and once you’ve successfully completed the course, you’ll be ready to take on your first clients and start working as a mortgage adviser. Find out more…

Who is it for?

If you are aiming for a career as a mortgage adviser within the financial sector, then CeMAP® is the course for you. Paving the way for roles within banks, building societies, brokerages and estate agencies, a CeMAP® qualification will open the door to a range of job opportunities, setting you off on a very rewarding and potentially lucrative career. Alternatively, if you are looking to become a self-employed broker, then the CeMAP® qualification will provide you with the regulatory basis needed to branch out on your own.

While no formal entry qualifications are required to enrol on a CeMAP® course with Simply Academy, we do request that you:

  • are aged 17 or over
  • have a good level of English and mathematics
  • have access to a computer and the internet (for e-learning course study)
  • have an interest in the financial sector

Why study with us?

When looking to undertake a training course it is vital to ensure you choose the right training provider. As the largest training provider of mortgage qualifications in the UK, all Simply Academy students have the assurance of studying with a reputable training provider with over 10 years’ experience in the industry. Simply Academy are also the largest corporate training provider for companies such as Royal Bank of Scotland and Santander, confirming the courses that we provide are second to none.

Not only do we specialise in financial sector training, we are also an approved training provider of The London Institute of Banking and Finance, as well as trusted partners of the National Skills Academy for Financial Services and the Financial & Legal Skills Partnership, giving you peace of mind that studying with Simply Academy will give you the very best start to a fulfilling career within the financial sector.

5 reasons to study with Simply Academy

  • We specialise exclusively in financial sector training courses
  • We have successfully trained over 10,000 professionals into the industry
  • We back all our courses with a Pass Assurance Scheme
  • All Simply Academy students are eligible for the NUS Extra card
  • We offer great buy now pay later options to spread the cost of your studies


The CeMAP® qualification is made up of seven compulsory units which are assessed in three modules:

CeMAP® Module 1

Unit 1 – Introduction to Financial Services Environment and Products (ITFS)
Unit 2 – UK Financial Services and Regulation (UKFS)

ITFS and UKFS each culminate in a one hour objectively tested examination comprising of 50 multiple choice questions.

CeMAP® Module 2

Unit 3 – Mortgage Law, Policy, Practice and Markets (MLLP)
Unit 4 – Mortgage Applications (MAPP)
Unit 5 – Mortgage Payment Methods and Products (MPMP)
Unit 6 – Mortgage Arrears and Post Completion Issues (MAPC)

MLLP, MAPP, MPMP, MAPC each culminate in a 30 minute objectively tested examination comprising of 25 multiple choice questions.

CeMAP® Module 3

Unit 7 – Assessment of Mortgage Advice and Knowledge (ASSM)

The examination for ASSM is a 2 hour test with 6 case studies, each with 10 multiple choice questions.

Study Options

As an accredited training provider we offer expert tutelage and a wealth of industry knowledge and experience.

Fast Track

For students who prefer to learn in a classroom-based environment, Simply Academy’s CeMAP® Fast Track course options are an ideal choice. Completed in 10 days, you will cover the full CeMAP® syllabus under the expert tutelage of one of our course tutors who have a wealth of industry knowledge and experience. Situated in city centre locations around the UK, our Fast Track courses are set in comfortable and relaxed surroundings, the perfect environment for your learning.

For further details, including tuition fees, please download our fact sheet.

Home Study

The Simply Academy CeMAP® Distance Learning course gives students the flexibility to study in their own time. You will receive the same high quality study materials delivered via our online study portal which is iPad and tablet friendly, giving you access to your studies at any time and wherever you are. Any queries you may have during your studies can be sent through to our experienced tutors who are on hand to assist you throughout your learner journey.

*Special Offer – free 1-day revision workshop for each module

For further details, including tuition fees, please download our fact sheet.

To view our CeMAP e-course demo please click here

Career Progression

Gaining your Certificate in Mortgage Advice & Practice (CeMAP®) will open the doorway to a new and exciting career in the financial industry, but sometimes it can be daunting starting a new job without having any first-hand knowledge of the day-to-day tasks you may face. This is why Simply have developed the Competent Mortgage Adviser Certificate (CMAcert®) to help newly qualified mortgage advisers develop experience and skills that will prove invaluable in their day-to-day job roles.

Accredited by the National Skills Academy for Financial Services, the CMAcert® will not only boost your CV and potential employability, but also demonstrates your ongoing professional development to both clients and employers.

Tip: Save £200 by booking CeMAP 1,2&3 + CMAcert at the same time. Access to the programme remains active for 12 months meaning it can act as a useful reference tool beyond your studies.

Book a Course


Course Bundle Deals – Save £££’s
Book CeMAP 1 + CeMAP 2&3 at the same time to receive £100 off (Use promo code CEMAP100)


Book CeMAP 1,2,3 + CMAcert at the same time to receive £200 off (Use promo code CMACERT200)

Thanks for your interest in our CeMAP® Course.

Please feel free to download our Brochure and CeMAP® factsheet.


CeMAP - Fast Track Factsheet

CeMAP - Home Study Factsheet

Thanks for your interest in our CeRER® Course.

Please feel free to download our Brochure and CeRER® factsheet.


CeRER Factsheet

Thanks for your interest in our CMAcert® Course.

Please feel free to download our Brochure and CMAcert® factsheet.


CMAcert Factsheet

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Please feel free to download our Brochure.


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