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Recorded Webinar: The CFP® Exam – What to Expect on Exam Day

Oct 29, 2013

recording of CFP Board’s webinar, “The CFP® Exam: What to Expect on Exam Day,” is now available for on-demand viewing.

Hosted by Steve Barkley, CAE, CFP Board's Director of Examinations, and co-presented by Jamar Wright, Exam Administrator, this webinar provides guidance on:

  • What you can and cannot bring to the exam
  • The check-in process
  • A walk through of the Day 1 and Day 2 schedules
  • A review of the exam format
  • Answers to questions from the webinar audience

View the recorded webinar

Additional exam resources from CFP Board – including the examinee agreement, the tax tables and formulas provided with the exam booklet, and sample exam questions –are available at

If you have questions about the CFP® exam, please contact CFP Board at 800-487-1497 or

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