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CII R05 Exam: Financial Protection

The CII’s R05 exam focuses on financial protection products and is a part of the Diploma in Regulated Financial Planning. It is a 1-hour multiple-choice question paper consisting of 50 questions, with a nominal pass mark of 70%.

The exam syllabus covers the purpose and scope of financial protection products, their interaction with state benefits, the different types of protection contract and their features, how protection products can be used to meet the needs of a client, and the main protection needs of businesses.

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3 full sets of 50 questions and answers plus detailed explanation of the correct answers and cross references to the relevant CII study text. All questions and answers are written by Brand Financial Training and kept up-to-date to reflect changes to the exam syllabus and tax year.

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Designed for use when you are further along with your exam studies, our revision notes are a streamlined version of the learning outcomes and exam syllabus combined with self-test questions.

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