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CII Diploma exams

Over 39,000 people have used our audio MP3 exam study material over the last 22 years. These cover the CII R0 exams such as R01 and R04. They also cover the CII AF exams such as AF1 and AF7. Thousands more have attended our popular training courses.

A training firm run by trainers

Founded over 24 years ago, The Patterson Group use subject matter experts dedicated to providing quality skills, senior management and exam support to the financial services profession. They include the authors of six current CII study texts.

What our students say

“I sat and passed AF1 in April 2015 after only studying the AF1 guide and past papers. They are much clearer and more succinct than other study texts I have used in the past. I would recommend them to anyone completing CII studies as they are well worth the cost.”

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