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April 2020 CDCS® Exam Application

Candidate Information

3. Please select
Example: Mr. Ms. Dr.

Company Address

Home Address

19. Please indicate which address you would like us to use to mail your certificate (if successful) and study materials (books, for CDCS Exam Registration candidates).
Select choices

Contact Information

Example: +1 (202) 663 - 7534
23. Preferred method of contact:
I acknowledge that my personal details will be passed by BAFT to London Institute of Banking & Finance or BAFT’s authorized third parties for processing and storage but that these details will not be passed to non-affiliated third parties except where necessary for the fulfillment of my registration.

Online CDCS Registry

Upon successful completion of the CDCS examination, I give permission to BAFT and The London Institute of Banking & Finance to list my name and organization on the CDCS Registry that is available online.  I understand that my name will appear on the CDCS Registry for the length of time that I hold a valid CDCS credential.  At my written request, I may have my name removed or content edited.

24. Select a choice

Examination Venue

25. Please select the exam date
*Deadline to register and pay for the October 2019 exam is
February 1, 2020
All candidates will take the examination at sites within their banks or institutions or at a location in accordance with BAFT CDCS®:  Proctor and Approved Venue Guidelines. Please see the section “Taking the CDCS Exam” under ”The CDCS Exam” link on the BAFT website.
26. Please indicate your examination site

Examination Fees

Registration fees include the examination, access to the online study materials, and a hard copy of the official textbook, plus taxes, where applicable.

Exam Fee Cost (in US dollars)
Registration Fee* $800
Exam Re-sit Fee** $475
Deferred Exam (from previous year) $125
International Booking Fee*** $70

*Plus tax, where applicable
**Applies only to those candidates who did not pass the April 2019 or October 2019 exam.
***Candidates who are taking the exam outside of the United States are required to pay an International Booking Fee in addition to their examination (registration or re-sit) fee.

Payment Options

Cancellation Policy

Exam Applications may be cancelled in writing.  Cancellations received by BAFT 60 days or more prior to the exam window’s first possible date, receive a full refund less $100 Administrative Fee.  Cancellations received by BAFT in writing 30-59 days prior to the exam window’s first possible date receive a 50% refund less $100 Administrative Fee.  Cancellations less than 30 days prior to the exam window’s first possible date as well as no shows receive no refund. Unless you have contacted BAFT prior to the examination date to discuss extenuating circumstances, you will forfeit your registration fee for the exam cycle. In the event you wish to take the exam during another test cycle, you will be responsible for paying the full registration fee.

Cancellation received by BAFT Amount Refunded
60+ days prior to exam $650
(100% of the Exam Fee less the $50 Book and Shipping Fee and $100 Administrative Fee)
30-59 days prior to exam $250
(50% of the Exam Fee less the $50 Book and Shipping Fee and $100 Administrative Fee)
0-29 days prior to exam No refund