CDCS Exam Regulation details

This document describes the regulation detail that is applicable to the qualification.

 

 

Qualification title

Level 4 Certificate for Documentary Credit Specialists

 

(CDCS®)

 

 

Ofqual qualification number

601/1159/8

 

 

Qualification level

4

 

 

European Qualifications

5

Framework (EQF) level

 

 

 

Regulation start date

29 August 2014

 

 

Operational start date

01 October 2014

 

 

Regulated in

England and Northern Ireland

 

 

Offered

Internationally

 

 

Assessment available in English

Yes

 

 

Assessment available in Welsh

No

 

 

Assessment available in Irish

No

 

 

Sector subject area

15.1 Accounting and Finance

 

 

Purpose

D. Confirm occupational competence and / or ‘licence

 

to practice’

 

 

Sub-purpose

D1. Confirm competence in an occupational role to the

 

standards required

 

 

Total credits

29

 

 

Minimum credits at / above level

29

 

 

Guided learning hours

0

 

 

Total qualification time

292

 

 

Overall grading type

Pass / Distinction

 

 

Assessment methods

Multiple-choice examination

 

 

Qualification description

The Certificate for Documentary Credit Specialists

 

consists of one mandatory unit.

 

 

Age ranges

16–18; 19+