Certificate in Probate and Estate Administration - Assessment
Probate represents one of the biggest business opportunities to the accountancy profession in a generation, enabling you to create an additional revenue stream from new and existing clients.
In order to obtain authorisation from ICAEW, you must first attend a suitable training course and pass an assessment; although there are exemptions for those who have another qualification that meets all the learning objectives for probate. For more information on obtaining authorisation to undertaker probate work, please visit the ICAEW website here.
Our Certificate in Probate and Estate Administration has already helped hundreds of firms acquire the training and accreditation needed to apply for a probate licence. Courses and assessment days are running throughout this year, but spaces are limited. Click on a link below to book onto a face-to-face course or online course.
Our Certificate in Probate and Estate Administration is made up of 2 parts:
> A two day course OR on demand webinars
> A two hour assessment
The courses and assessments are held on different dates and you will need to book onto both separately if you wish to obtain the certificate.
Note - you will need to attend both the course AND assessment day if you wish to obtain the certificate.
Assessments are running throughout the year. You will need to attend both the course AND assessment day if you wish to obtain the certificate.
Please note - the assessment is not available online. You will need to attend in-person and the assessment is taken in strict examination conditions.
The assessment lasts 2 hours and will be a mixture of short questions and multiple choice questions. The required pass mark is 50%. Certificates will be issued approximately 4 weeks after the assessment.
A certificate will be provided to those that sit and pass the assessment.
If you wish to sit the assessment you will need to book this separately.
To view some specimen questions from the probate assessment click here.
New credit option for 2020
Our training courses credits could provide a more flexible payment option. Call 0116 258 1200 to find out more or visit our credits page.