CIFFA Exam Challenge

The CIFFA Exam Challenge is offered only to the employees of CIFFA regular members who are interested in earning the CIFFA Advanced Certificate in International Freight Forwarding by completing one 3-hour-long online exam on all topics covered in the CIFFA Certificate Courses.

The successful completion of the CIFFA Exam Challenge grants the CIFFA Certificate and CIFFA Advanced Certificate and a $590 CAD credit towards one of the three CIFFA/Schulich Management Courses which are all steps towards achieving the Professional Freight Forwarder (PFF) designation.

In case of an unsuccessful attempt at the CIFFA Exam Challenge, the registration fee can be applied towards the CIFFA Certificate Courses and full access to all materials and resources will be granted.

Four e-textbooks and exercises in PDF format will be provided to assist with the preparation for the Exam.

Course name:  CIFFA Exam Challenge

Location:  Online

Exam location:  Online

Start date:  On demand

End date:  within three months after start date

Member price:  $890.00 CAD + tax

Certificate:  CIFFA Certificate and CIFFA Advanced Certificate in International Freight Forwarding awarded on completion of the CIFFA Exam Challenge

Final passing grade:  80%

Certificate expiry:  N/A

Prerequisites: 

  • A minimum of 15 years’ experience in the freight forwarding industry (multimodal)
  • Resume to be provided to CIFFA for review and approval
  • Follow-up enquiries to the listed experience may be required

If you want to take this challenge contact education@ciffa.com

Topics and Learning Objectives

Target Audience:

The CIFFA Exam Challenge is designed for individuals who are currently working for a CIFFA regular member company, have a minimum of 15 years of multimodal experience and are looking to advance their career in the freight forwarding industry.