20 Questions - Multiple Choice
||All questions have been derived from the presentations, course notes
and reference materials provided in the online modules or delivered on
Day 1 of the Diploma course.The questions address issues which an IR
person would deal with on a day-to-day basis and should understand as a
component of the IR function, strategy or best practice.Questions for
the online exam will be selected randomly and may appear in any order
based on the suite of seven modules of the online course:
- Module 1: Introduction to the Practice of Investor Relations
- Module 2: Introduction to Continuous Disclosure and Listing Rules
- Module 3: Introduction to Capital Markets
- Module 4 & 5:Beneficial Ownership and Strategic Shareholder Targeting
- Module 6: The Language of the Capital Markets
- Module 7: Developing a Strategic Investor Relations Program
To view a sample question, please CLICK HERE.
|Exam Eligibility Criteria:
Only students who have completed the seven online modules or Day 1 of
the Diploma of Investor Relations are eligible to sit this online
Students have twelve (12) months from the date they enroll for the Certificate
course to sit the exam. Outside of that time, students are required to
undertake the full 7-module course again at their own cost.
70% - Students will be notified immediately of their result on
completing the exam. The online exam is marked automatically and a
simple pass or fail result generated.
In the case that a student does not achieve the 70% pass mark,
there is one exam re-sit allowed. Candidates who are eligible to re-sit
the exam will be invited to do so once a date has been set.
Member: A$380 | Non-Member: A$420 (incl GST, includes one re-sit, should it be required)
Note: As this exam is optional it is not included in the cost when you purchase the seven modules of the course. It is a separate fee payable at the time of enrolling to sit it.
- Exam Supervisor:
Please note that a
supervisor is compulsory when sitting the exam. For further information
about the supervisor click on the Supervisor's Guide link.
If your nominated supervisor
becomes unavailable, you must reschedule the exam to a date when you
can be supervised. Students are welcome to come into the AIRA office to
be supervised or organise to be supervised via zoom, given the current
COVID environment. To arrange this, please contact the AIRA Secretariat
by email firstname.lastname@example.org
The online exam can be completed at any time between 9am and 5pm on the scheduled exam date.
- Exam re-sit:
In the case where a candidate does not achieve the 70% pass mark, there is one exam re-sit allowed.
Students who require a re-sit, can do so by re-enrolling through the AIRA website.
- Where to sit the exam:
Students are able to choose a location of their choice to sit the online exam. The only prerequisites are as follows:
The process to follow:
- A nominated supervisor must be approved by AIRA. (To see the
eligibility criteria and the role of the supervisor's please refer to the Supervisor's Guide above)
Go to examination dates and enrollment information and select the
exam date you wish to sit. Please note, to confirm this enrollment you
will need to proceed to checkout and click submit.
Enrollments must be received 10 days in advance of the exam. At the
time of enrolling to sit the exam you will receive a confirmation order
that includes the examination link. Please note, this link will only
work on the day of your scheduled exam.
One week prior to the assessment date, AIRA will distribute a
"Supervisor's Kit" to all approved supervisors. This kit contains
- how to access the exam;
- the role of the supervisor;
- the terms and conditions in which the exam must be conducted; and
- materials that candidates are permitted to have access to while completing the exam.
Should a nominated supervisor not meet the criteria as set out in the Guide, the student will be requested to
nominate an alternate.
Should an approved supervisor not receive information about the exam
one week prior to the assessment date, they should contact the AIRA
Secretariat on (02) 9872 9100.
For further information, please contact the AIRA Secretariat on (02) 9872 9100 or email email@example.com.