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Life Risk Management Exam

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Life Risk Management is a two-hour written-answer exam that will be offered in the spring and fall of each year. It is a requirement of the Individual Life and Annuities Track. However, the Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) Exam may be substituted for this exam.

The syllabus for the exam exposes candidates to the following topics:

  • Asset and liability management
  • Enterprise risk management

Learn more about changes coming to this track.

Recognized by the Canadian Institute of Actuaries.

Recommended order for FSA track requirements

Timing of Syllabus Publication

Individual Life and Annuities Track Guide


Syllabus and Study Materials

Rules and Regulations


Important Dates and Fees

  • Life Risk Management Exam

    Date: Friday, May 3, 2019
    Time: 2:00–4:15 p.m.
    (Includes read–through time)

  • Registration Deadline: Monday, March 25, 2019
    (Registration closes at midnight U.S. Central Time)

  • Fees

Exam Day Information