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NAFA’s Online CertificationExam OrientationWhat to Expect– Before You BeginBefore you begin, ensure you have your government-issued photo ID available. You willbe asked to show it.Start by going to https://learning.nafa.org and click the blue Login / Create Accountbutton in the upper right corner. You will be re-directed to the NAFA website to log inusing your email address and password. Once you submit them, you will be directedback to the LMS where you will see a list of exams. Click to purchase the exam and youwill then be provided access to that exam.Click the Start Exam button, and then review the Proctoring Acknowledgement.1. Browser Compatibility Check – Your computer will be checked automatically toensure all technical requirements have been met.2. Click the CHECK button next to Webcam Permission and be sure to clickALLOW to enable the proctor access to your webcam and microphone.

3. Click the CHECK button next to Webcam Brightness.4. You will be prompted take a photo and show your ID.5. Enable screen sharing. You will see a popup window where you can select to showyour entire screen. Choose your entire screen and click Share.

6. You can now begin your exam.

When Taking the ExamYou will notice icons at the top left and right of your exam screen:There is a button on the top left (looks like a grid) which can be used to navigate back toview all 50 questions without leaving your exam. If you skip a question or mark it forlater, you will then be able to navigate back to it using this button. You can also use thisbutton to review all the questions at the end of your exam.The other buttons on the top right are tools for adjusting the text size, marking adistractor as eliminated (when you know a choice is the wrong answer), bookmarking aquestion for later, a notepad to write any notes for yourself, and (in blue) leaving afeedback comment or issue about a specific question for NAFA.In the top right, you will see how time is remaining to complete the exams. Forwardand back buttons can also be used to navigate through the exam questions one at atime.The user’s screen in the upper right can be resized if needed by clicking it once.A calculator feature is included in the toolbar on the top left. You MUST use thiscalculator during the exam. Do not use a handheld calculator or your exam may beflagged and nullified. Similarly, use only the Notepad feature inside the examinterface. Do not use a scrap piece of paper for any calculations or notes.During the exam, you will see a screen at the top right that shows your face. This boxcan be moved if it is blocking your view of any of the above-mentioned tools.

Below is a screenshot of what to expect the screen to look like during the exam.After you have selected the grid icon on the left to navigate the exam questions, thescreenshot below shows how that will appear:

You can use the icon shaped like a pencil and paper on the top right to write any notesfor yourself while you are taking the exam.If you have questions or concerns related to the exam or a particular question, pleaseuse the FEEDBACK ICON. These comments will be forwarded directly to NAFA.

Review and Submit Your ExamOnce you have completed your exam (if you still have remaining time), you can chooseto Review your answers or Proceed.

**NOTE! Review will keep you in the exam. Proceed will end your exam andsubmit it.Once submitted, you will receive an immediate notification of whether or not you passed. Youwill not be able to find out which specific questions were answered incorrectly. All results arecommunicated in writing via a diagnostic that lists the number of correct questions overall andby subdiscipline. The pass mark is 70%.Click on the Back to Course Home button for your report.

If you passed, there will be a screen where you could download a certificate if youpassed your exam. You will also have access to view a Diagnostic Report whichdetails how you did on each section of the exam. You can also email this report.

If you do not pass the exam, you will need to wait thirty days before retaking the test.Good luck on your exam. If you have any questions, please email [email protected]

feedback comment or issue about a specific question for NAFA. In the top right, you will see how time is remaining to complete the exams. Forward and back buttons can also be used to navigate through the exam questions one at a time. The user's screen in the upper right can be resized if needed by clicking it once.