Frequently Asked Questions

General Information

Is the CEFP or the EFP course material more appropriate for someone with my level of experience?

Why do I need to qualify for the CEFP course?

Study Courses

Can I review the BOK version that I have in the myAPPA account page area on the APPA website?

Is the study course only offered online?

How long do I have access to the prep course and how soon do I need to test after I attain access to the prep course?

What are some of the features and benefits of the online prep course?

CEFP/EFP Exams

How many questions are on the CEFP exam?

How many questions are on the EFP exam?

How much time does a person have to complete the CEFP exam?

How much time does a person have to complete the EFP exam?

What is the BOK content distribution for the EFP/CEFP exams?

Kryterion Exam Information

How do I register for the EFP or CEFP exam?

What if I need to cancel or reschedule my exam?

What do you need to score in order to pass the CEFP and EFP exams?

How soon after successfully passing the EFP exam can I apply to qualify for the CEFP exam?

How soon after taking the EFP/CEFP exam can I expect to receive my results?

Does APPA provide additional exam feedback beyond the test results?

If I fail the EFP/CEFP exam, how long must I wait before signing up to re-take the EFP/CEFP exam?

How many times in one year can I re-take the EFP/CEFP exam if necessary?

What is the cost to re-take the EFP or CEFP exam?

Proctoring

Does APPA require the EFP/CEFP exam to be proctored?

CEFP Renewal

Are there any requirements to maintain the CEFP credential?

Are there any requirements to maintain the EFP designation?