CFA® Program Exam Prep

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Why Choose Exam Success

The simplest path to a pass in CFA Program prep.


The journey to earn the CFA charter can be brutal, but it doesn’t have to be. Our 20+ years of exam prep expertise and no-nonsense approach to passing the CFA exams has helped thousands of CFA Program candidates succeed — quick, no sweat.

Let us share the best in CFA Program prep with you too!




Not all CFA Program prep is made equal.

Exam Success makes CFA Program prep better. Every Exam Success prep option is created by Prof. Brian Gordon, CFA, CFP, CIM, MBA, FCSI, one of the most enthusiastic and talented CFA Program exam prep designers and educators in the profession, with 20+ years of expertise — so we can guarantee that our study solutions are of the highest calibre and do practically all the hard work for you.

It's no wonder 98% of Exam Success students recommend us!*


Be halfway to a CFA exam pass before you even start!

Aligned with the CFA Program curriculum, Exam Success study solutions strategically cut the fat, simplify the material and efficiently guide you step-by-step through the content and applied skills needed to get the competitive CFA exam edge.

No-nonsense. No guesswork. No wasted time.

*98% is based on >1000 surveys of students who attended an Exam Success CFA Program exam prep course between 2014 and 2019.


Exam Success is a CFA Institute Approved Prep Provider. We follow the rigorous CFA Institute best practices in CFA Program exam prep courses and products — so you can feel confident that with Exam Success as your learning partner you're getting the CFA Program prep industry's best!

Since 1999, when Prof. Gordon launched the first Exam Success CFA Program prep course in Toronto, we've helped thousands of CFA Program candidates succeed. We'd be pleased to do the same for you.

Canada's longest-serving CFA Program Prep Provider.


Our dedicated CFA Program prep experts are devoted to making your experience as stress-free and enjoyable as possible. Contact us ANYTIME and you’ll always get a response from a real, live Exam Success team member faster than you can say “Wow, that was crazy quick and super helpful.”

And with our Discussion Board, our Prof. Gordon-monitored community forum feature, available exclusively to Focus Course: Total Access students, expert responses to even the most challenging course-specific questions, are never more than a click away. (Personalized attention with maximum convenience.)

Helping students succeed, it's what we do.


We offer a variety of versatile CFA Program prep learning solutions so you can tailor your study experience to the time you wish to prepare or have remaining before your CFA exam, your prep priorities and budget!

From our Prof. Gordon-guided courses and famous Study Notes, to our industry-pioneering installment plan, Exam Success has what you need to bring your prep to life, clear up the fog and get you ready to pass your CFA exam with ease. Choose the commute-free Exam Success CFA Program prep that's best for you.

Only what you need. Nothing you don't.


Postponed... or failed your CFA exam?

Take comfort knowing we've got you covered! Our aim is to make it easier to pass, no matter what life throws your way. That's why Exam Success, in contrast to most CFA Program prep providers, offers free course retakes for ANY REASON — not just a CFA exam fail!*

There's no subsitute for peace of mind!

*Success Guarantee available on Focus: Complete Course for a new exam attempt that falls within 1 year of the exam date that corresponds with the original purchase. View course pages for details.

Exam Success is proud to be a Canadian company and our values and prices reflect that. Exam Success’ prep prices are all in Canadian Dollars – not USD – so you’re looking at a 30% or so currency advantage, making our study solutions an even better bargain than other CFA Program prep providers’.

We wear Canada's maple leaf with pride.



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"I passed Level I, thanks for all your help and support, in addition to those fantastic exam review sessions. They made all the difference."

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"What a great value! The investment was worth it all...your materials helped me pass."

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"With my busy schedule I chose your online program. Your materials were super precise and clear and a big reason why I passed."

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"Having written Level 1 twice before, I can confidently say I wouldn't have been able to do it without your classes."

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