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Your Simplest Path to a Pass

Don’t have a hold on your prep? Time-pressed? Want a painless way to succeed, finally?

You need Exam Success.

Who We Are

Exam Success™ is a trusted Canadian name in financial services industry education, specializing in CSC®, CFP®, CIM®, CFA®, exam preparation; and a proven method.

Different from anything you've tried before.

We're not big on convention.

We teach what matters most... the right stuff, free of the complexities and unncessary extras that can slow you down — so you can breeze over the exam passing score and never look back.

Exam prep dynamo Prof. Brian Gordon, CFA, CFP, CIM, MBA, FCSI, founded Exam Success in 1999. Toronto is home but we work worldwide, backed by a talented team of experienced professionals who are committed to driving success with a passion and a smile.

Meet Prof. Gordon and Team

Why Choose Exam Success™

We are the no-nonsense exam prep experts that better lives.

Our powerful study solutions do the hard work for you. They cut the time-wasting distractions, simplify and clarify the material, fire you up and show you the sweet spot for studying — so you can get the exam edge, without all the pain, and still have time for things that are most important to you... whatever they are.

More time for you

Did you know?

Most Exam Success students come from word of mouth.

We’ve learned over and over again, from 20+ years in business, that truly satisfying our students is the best possible marketing strategy to sustain and grow our company. If you entrust Exam Success as your exam prep partner, you can be sure we'll do whatever it takes to earn your respect and referrals as well.

"Best exam prep, so much easier..."

Better lives speak for themselves.

1000s of Success Stories

We've helped 1000s study smart and pass their exams — quick, no sweat.

Choosing Exam Success as your CFA Program, CFP, CIM, and CSC exam prep partner puts you in good company with thousands of candidates worldwide, from hundreds of top organizations including:

  • » Investors Group
  • » JPMorgan Chase & Co.
  • » Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan
  • » Queen's University
  • » RBC

  • » Bank of Ameria
  • » BMO Asset Management
  • » BlackRock
  • » HSBC Bank
  • » Harvard University

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CFA Program Prep

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Chartered Financial Analyst

The gold standard designation in the financial services industry.

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CFP & QAFP Learning Resources

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Chartered Investment Manager

Provide discretionary investment management services for your clients.

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Canadian Securities Course

Advance your career in the financial services industry.

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