Candidates have to fill out the exam application form and state which exam category they need to sit for. Exams windows are stated in the exam application which are June and January each year. All applications can be processed through AAIFM directly and it's authorized representatives worldwide. Candidates have to submit the exam application before the end of the deadline stated in the exam application. Any delays in this matter will result in rescheduling of the exam date. Candidates have to sit for the exam within 12 month of receiving the authorized training attendance letter.