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    2020-10-15    Registration Arrangement for the Estate Agents Qualifying Examination and Paper-based Salespersons Qualifying Examination scheduled for 23 November 2020

    Start of registration: Commencing at 9:00 a.m. on 19 October 2020

    Registration Method:

    1. Online Registration (https://www.vtc.edu.hk/cpdc/econline/eaa)
    2. Registration by post
    3. Registration in person or by a representative*

    *To avoid crowding at our enrolment counter to reduce the risk of the spread of COVID-19 in the community, below arrangement on registration in person or by a representative will be implemented during the registration period and whereas seats are available for registration in person or by a representative:

    1. Quota tags may be distributed to applicants when numbers of applicants queue up at the enrolment counter.
    2. Each applicant may only submit one application form or is allotted one quota tag for each qualifying examination session at one time.  Those who want to submit more than one application form for each qualifying examination session or be allotted more than one quota tag must queue up again.
    3. All quota tags for each qualifying examination session are distributed separately (i.e. Estate Agents Qualifying Examination / Paper-based Salespersons Qualifying Examination and allotted on a first-come-first-served basis.
    4. Limited quota tags are available.  Applicants who are not allotted tags may try to submit their registration by post/online whereas seats are available.
    5. Applicants should follow the instructions given by the VTC Staff and Security Officers for queuing up.
    6. All applicants who received quota tags are required to complete their applications at the enrolment counter by 8 pm on that day, otherwise it will be forfeited.

    Applicants are encouraged to submit registration online so as to reduce the risk of the spread of COVID-19 in the community.

    15 Oct 2020

     

    2020-10-14    New Arrangement on Distribution of Results for IIQE & MPFE

    PEAK Examination Centre will NOT provide hard copy of the Notification of Results for the IIQE and MPFE of both Pencil-and-Paper Mode Examination (PPME) and Computer Screen Mode Examination (CSME) to be held from 1 December 2020 onwards.

    Candidates can check their individual results, download and print the Notifications of Results in the “Exam Result Checking” system on the website of the PEAK Examination Centre (www.vtc.edu.hk/cpdc) starting from the following days. The examination results and Notifications of Results will be available in the system for 3 months after the date of examination.

    Mode Starting from
    PPME 5 working days after the examination
    CSME 1 hour after the designated end time of examination 
    (Examination results will be shown on the computer screen immediately after completion of the examination)

    The Notification of Results will be protected by password.  Candidates should enter their Hong Kong Identity Card or Passport number to open the Notification of Result. Candidates should input the number, including bracket and the check digit in the bracket (if applicable), and use capital letters for all alphabets, e.g. A123456(7).  

    Please refer to the respective Examination Handbooks issued on October 2020 for details.

    14 Oct 2020

     

    2020-10-12    Enrolment Procedures of IIQE and MPFE

    PEAK Examination Centre is implementing online enrolments. All enrolments of the IIQE and MPFE of Pencil-and-Paper Mode Examination and Computer Screen Mode Examination can only be made online at Online Enrolment System (www.vtc.edu.hk/cpdc/econline).

    12 Oct 2020

     

    2020-09-18    Collection of Unsuccessful Postal Applications for Paper-based Salespersons Qualifying Examination / Estate Agents Qualifying Examination

    Applicants’ requests of collecting the unsuccessful postal applications for Paper-based Salespersons Qualifying Examination (“SQE”) / Estate Agents Qualifying Examination (“EAQE”), together with the Cheque or Cashier's Order, should be made to PEAK Examination Centre (“PEAK”) within 2 months from the date of release of the results / the date of posting cancellation announcement (“Deadline”).

    Any request for collection of the unsuccessful postal applications and /or the Cheque or Cashier’s Order attached thereto after the Deadline should be made to the Estate Agents Authority directly, quoting the date of the relevant examination, applicant’s personal details and mobile phone number provided during registration. Requests without provision of sufficient data will not be entertained.

    Exam Date

    Deadline

    26 Jun 2020 SQE*

    17/9/2020

    27 Jul 2020 SQE#

    23/9/2020

    4 Aug 2020 SQE#

    29/9/2020

    4 Aug 2020 EAQE#

    29/9/2020

    10 Aug 2020 SQE#

    5/10/2020

    * For normal sessions: after 2 months from the date of release of the results.
    # For cancelled sessions: after 2 months from the date of posting cancellation announcement.

    18 Sep 2020

     

    2020-09-11    Special Announcement on Enrolment Counter Services

    In light of the improving pandemic situation, enrolment counter services will be resumed normal operating hours with effect from 14 September 2020:

    9:00a.m. - 8:00p.m. (Monday to Friday)
    9:00a.m. - 12:00 noon (Saturday)

    11 Sep 2020

     

    2020-09-10    Enrolment of IIQE/MPFE in October 2020

    All enrolments of the IIQE/MPFE in October 2020 will be commenced on 14 September 2020 at https://www.vtc.edu.hk/cpdc/econline.
    Yet, we may cancel or reschedule the examinations in consideration of the ongoing situation. Should there be any changes, we will inform the affected candidates by SMS or email. Updates will also be posted on our website.

    10 Sep 2020

     

    2020-08-21    Special Announcement on PEAK Examination Centre Services

    With effect from 24 August 2020, in order to reduce the risk of the spread of COVID-19 in the community, PEAK Examination Centre will implement the below special arrangement until further notice.

    Enrolment Counter Services

    1. Enrolment counter services are provided from 9:00 am to 5:15 pm (Monday to Friday) and 9:00 am to 12:00 noon (Saturday).
    2. All enrolments of the IIQE/MPFE can only be made online: https://www.vtc.edu.hk/cpdc/econline.
      Yet, we may cancel or reschedule the examinations in consideration of the ongoing situation. Should there be any changes, we will inform the affected candidates by SMS or email. Updates will also be posted on our website.

    Professional Examination Services

    1. Starting from 24 August 2020, professional examination services have been gradually resumed in an orderly manner.
    2. Candidates are reminded to be vigilant against COVID-19 and to closely observe the Precautionary Measures stated in the:
      -  Notice to Candidates for Prevention of COVID-19 (Not applicable for Estate Agents / Salespersons Qualifying Examinations)
      -  Notice to Candidates for Prevention of COVID-19 (Only applicable for Estate Agents / Salespersons Qualifying Examinations).

    3. All candidates are required to complete and submit a Health Declaration Form to  the invigilators at the entrance of the examination venue.  To save time in completing the form on the spot, candidates are advised to print and complete the Form at home in advance (spare hard copies of the form are also available at the entrance of the examination venue for use).

    Notes: Visitors entering the enrolment counter or VTC Tower are required to take note of the following:

    1. Undergo body temperature check. The body temperature of the visitors exceeds 37.5oC may advise to leave.
    2. Put on a self-provided surgical mask all the times and to clean their hands with alcohol-based sanitizers.
    3. Avoid gathering or staying in the enrolment counter as far as practicable.
    4. Refrain from going to the enrolment counter or VTC Tower if having fever, cough, diarrhea, vomiting or other flu-like symptoms.
    5. Follow any instructions given the VTC staff and security officers for infection control, including limit the number of people entering the enrolment counter or VTC Tower for public health and crowd management purposes.
    6. Refuse to cooperate may ask to leave the enrolment counter or VTC Tower.

    21 Aug 2020

     

    2020-08-19    Notice for Estate Agents Qualifying Examination scheduled for 7 October 2020

    In light of the latest development of COVID-19, enrolment of Paper-based Estate Agents Qualifying Examination scheduled for 7 October 2020 can only be made by post or online (https://www.vtc.edu.hk/cpdc/econline/eaa, registration in person/ by a representative is not accepted. For postal applications, only those with postmark dates within the registration period and received within the registration period will be processed.

    19 Aug 2020

     

    2020-08-17    Online Application for Reschedule/Refund -- Insurance Intermediaries Qualifying Examination (IIQE) / Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Examination (MPFE) (22/7-22/8/2020)

    Candidates who enrolled the IIQE/MPFE held during the period from 22 July to 22 August 2020 may apply for reschedule or refund.  For candidates who enrolled the examination via company, please contact their company.

    ►► Online Application for Reschedule/Refund -- IIQE / MPFE

    Deadline to submit the online reschedule/refund application: 18 September 2020. All examination seats are allocated on a first-come-first-served basis.

    Please note that candidates can only select ONE reschedule examination session or apply for refund for each paper.  If candidates submit the reschedule/refund application more than once, ONLY the FIRST application received by the PEAK Examination Centre will be taken as their choice.  No further reschedules or apply for refund will be entertained.  For the candidates who have already submitted refund applications, they are not able to apply reschedule.

     

    For reschedule application:

    Candidates will receive the new Admission Form with the date and venue of the examination session specified therein by email at least 2 working days of the receipt of reschedule application.  Please note that candidates may be assigned to a venue different from the one assigned for the cancelled examination session.

    Yet, we may cancel or reschedule the examinations in consideration of the ongoing situation. Should there be any changes, we will inform the affected candidates by SMS or email. Updates will also be posted on our website.

     

    For refund application:

    No reschedule examination session will be arranged to the candidates who apply for refund.  PEAK Examination Centre will send an acknowledgment email at least 2 working days of the receipt of refund application.  Refund will be post to the credit card account used in the Online Enrolment System in 1-2 months after confirming the refund application. Since we have to process a volume of refund applications, please be patient for the refund arrangement.

    Candidates should contact us if they do not receive the acknowledgment email after 5 working days of the application.

    Should you have any enquiries, please contact us by email:cpdc@vtc.edu.hk or by telephone: 2919 1467.

    PEAK Examination Centre

    17 Aug 2020

     

    2020-08-04    Notice for Salespersons Qualifying Examinations

    The Paper-based Salespersons Qualifying Examination scheduled for 10 August 2020 will be cancelled. Please press here for details.

    On 27 April 2020, the Estate Agents Authority (“EAA”) announced that the following special arrangement will be made:   In respect of any qualifying examination scheduled to be held between 1 May 2020 and 31 December 2020 (“Specified Period”) that is cancelled by the EAA in light of the development of COVID-19, full refund of examination fees paid by the affected candidates for the relevant examination will be made. Please press here for details.

    04 Aug 2020

     

    2020-07-29    Notice for Estate Agents / Salespersons Qualifying Examinations

    The Estate Agents / Salespersons Qualifying Examinations scheduled on 4 and 6 August 2020 will be cancelled. Please press here for details.

    On 27 April 2020, the Estate Agents Authority (“EAA”) announced that the following special arrangement will be made:   In respect of any qualifying examination scheduled to be held between 1 May 2020 and 31 December 2020 (“Specified Period”) that is cancelled by the EAA in light of the development of COVID-19, full refund of examination fees paid by the affected candidates for the relevant examination will be made. Please press here for details.

    29 Jul 2020

     

    2020-07-23    Notice for Salespersons Qualifying Examination

    The Paper-based Salespersons Qualifying Examination scheduled for 2:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. on 27 July 2020 will be cancelled. Please press here for details

    23 Jul 2020

     

    2020-07-14    Notice to Candidates for Prevention of COVID-19

    Examinations will be held as scheduled. Candidates are reminded to be vigilant against COVID-19 and to closely observe the Precautionary Measures stated in the:

    14 Jul 2020

     

    2020-04-27    Notice for Salespersons Qualifying Examination

    The Paper-based Salespersons Qualifying Examination scheduled for 5 May 2020 will be cancelled. Please press here for details

    27 Apr 2020

     

    2020-04-17    Postponement Arrangement for Estate Agents Qualifying Examination

    Candidates registered for the Estate Agents Qualifying Examination (EAQE) scheduled for 17 March 2020 will be arranged to attend the EAQE to be held on 1 June 2020 or the EAQE to be held on 7 Oct 2020.  Please press here for the details of the examination arrangements.

    17 Apr 2020

     

    2020-04-14    Change of Exam Registration Date and Method (Estate Agents / Salespersons Qualifying Examinations)

    In light of the latest development of COVID-19, registration in person or by a representative will not be available for the Estate Agents Qualifying Examination scheduled for 12 June 2020 (“June EAQE”). In addition, the start of registration for the June EAQE will be changed from 17 April 2020 at 9:00 a.m. to 11 May 2020 at 9:00 a.m. Registration for the June EAQE will close when all available seats have been filled, or on the following dates:

    Postal Registration:

    22 May 2020 (Friday)

    Online Registration:

    29 May 2020 (Friday)

    14 Apr 2020

     

    2019-08-30    Notice to Insurance Intermediaries Qualifying Examination Candidates

    Candidates are recommended to study the following edition of the Study Notes for examinations of the IIQE to be held from 2 December 2019 onwards:

    Paper

    Edition of the Study Notes

    Paper II: General Insurance

    2018 Edition
    (with Update (August 2019))

    Paper III: Long Term Insurance

    2017 Edition
    (with Update (August 2018) & Update2 (August 2019))

     

    30 Aug 2019

     

    2019-05-21    New Enrolment Arrangement – Insurance Intermediaries Qualifying Examination (Computer Screen Mode Examination)

    With effect from 1 June 2019, all enrolments of IIQE (Computer Screen Mode Examination) can only be made online. Enrolment by post, in person/by representative will NOT be accepted.

    Please go to http://www.vtc.edu.hk/cpdc/econline to enrol and pay the examination fee by credit card (Visa Card, Master Card or UnionPay). 

    Examination sessions for online enrolment are updated at 9:00a.m. on every working day, excluding the Saturdays*.
    *On the first enrolment day of the following month, usually on or before the 15th day of the preceding month, examination sessions for online enrolment will be updated at 9:00a.m. (for the sessions held on the first fortnight of the month) and 2:00p.m. (for the sessions held on the last fortnight of the month).

    Limited seats are available for Computer Screen Mode Examination. If there is no available Computer Screen Mode Examination session, you may consider to enrol Pencil-and-Paper Mode Examination for alternative.

    21 May 2019

     

    2019-05-21    Adjustment of Examination Fee for the Leveraged Foreign Exchange Trading Examination

    For the examination to be held on or after 21 December 2019, the examination fee will be adjusted as HK$700 per paper.

    21 May 2019

     

    2019-03-04    Notice to Leveraged Foreign Exchange Trading Exam Candidates

    Candidates are recommended to study the 2018 Edition of the Study Manual (HK$250 per copy) for examinations of Leveraged Foreign Exchange Trading Examination to be held from 21 September 2019 onwards.

    04 Mar 2019

     

    2018-08-13    Notice to Insurance Intermediaries Qualifying Examination Candidates

    Candidates are recommended to study the following edition of the Study Notes for examinations of the IIQE to be held from 12 November 2018 onwards:

    Paper

    Edition of the Study Notes

    Paper I: Principles and Practice of Insurance

    2017 Edition (August 2018 updated)

    Paper II: General Insurance

    2018 Edition

    Paper III: Long Term Insurance

    2017 Edition (August 2018 updated)

    Paper VI: Travel Insurance Agents

    2017 Edition (August 2018 updated)

     

    13 Aug 2018

     

    2018-06-06    Adjustment of Examination Fee for the Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Examination

    For the examination to be held on or after 1 July 2018, the examination fee will be adjusted as follows:
    Pencil-and-Paper Mode: HK$280
    Computer Screen Mode: HK$340
     

    06 Jun 2018

     

    2018-01-02    Notice to Insurance Intermediaries Qualifying Examination Candidates

    Adjustment of Examination Fees for
    the Insurance Intermediaries Qualifying Examination

    For the Insurance Intermediaries Qualifying Examination to be held
    on or after
    1 April 2018, the examination fees will be adjusted as follows:

    Paper

    Pencil-and-Paper
    Mode (HK$)

    Computer Screen Mode (HK$)

    Paper I:   Principles and Practice of Insurance

    $170

    $230

    Paper II:  General Insurance

    $170

    $230

    Paper III: Long Term Insurance

    $170

    $230

    Paper V:   Investment-linked Long Term Insurance

    $280

    $340

    Paper VI: Travel Insurance Agents

    $280

    $340

    02 Jan 2018

     

    2017-04-03    Notice to MPF Schemes Examination Candidates

    Candidates are recommended to study the March 2017 updated version of the Study Notes for examinations of MPF Schemes Examination to be held from 1 July 2017 onwards.

    03 Apr 2017

     

    2016-05-26    Online Enrolment

    Online Enrolment is now available for the Insurance Intermediaries Qualifying Examination and Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Examination.

    www.vtc.edu.hk/cpdc/econline

    26 May 2016

     

    2016-03-09    Notice to Investment-linked Long Term Insurance Candidates

    Candidates may need to use a calculator during the examination for the examinations of Investment-linked Long Term Insurance (Paper 5 of IIQE), please bring your own calculator.  Candidates may refer to: FAQs >Insurance Intermediaries Qualifying Examination & Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Examination > D) On the Examination Day > Question D3 for the List of Approved Calculators.

    09 Mar 2016

     

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