The RQF Level 4 Award in Pensions Update is a single unit
qualification that develops and tests knowledge of pension reforms
and how they impact at-retirement advice.
Since the Government rewrote the rule book on pensions practice,
some 8,000 financial advisers, paraplanners and those in related
roles have enrolled for the Award, and over 5,000 have already
passed the exam.
The unit syllabus setting out the learning outcomes for the Award
can be found on the right of this page.
Who it's for
The Award is particularly suitable for:
- Retail investment advisers wanting to develop and test their
knowledge of pension reforms
- Paraplanners, technical consultants and staff in related
support roles with existing knowledge and experience of
Enrolment includes everything you need for a single
- Study text with online updates,
- RevisionMate online study support; and
- First exam entry.
Additional supporting includes audio revision, online question
packs and face-to-face face revision courses.
How you're tested
The Award is assessed by a single multiple-choice on screen
exam, tested year-round throughout the UK at a choice of over 40
centres. Find out more by selecting the completion requirements
link to the right of this page.
Your next step
The links at the top right of this page contain all the
information you need to finalise your entry. To enrol and enter for
the exam, please select the R08 link.