On-Demand Exam FAQs


ICAEW – Certificate Level E-assessments:

Can I still attend a Certificate Level courses and take my exam ?

Yes courses will continue as currently timetabled.  ICAEW have agreed with Pearsons to temporarily run Certificate Level e-assessments via remote invigilation.  To find out more and how to book your e-assessment, please refer to the ICAEW website.



ACCA – On demand Exams:

Can I still attend and take my Skills level on-demand exams ?

Yes courses will continue as currently timetabled.  In locations where our on-demand CBE centres are not available due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we are offering students the opportunity to sit remotely invigilated on-demand CBEs. Find out more information on how you can take these exams HERE.

CIMA – On demand exams:

Can I still attend and take my OT on-demand and Case Study exams ?
Yes courses will continue as currently timetabled.  CIMA have confirmed their on-demand and Case Study examinations will continue via remote invigilation.  Please refer to the CIMA website for further information.

Here are a number of essential CIMA resources to help you ?
FAQs are continuing to be updated and refreshed so please see if your question is answered here first. Recent updates include a step by step guide to scheduling an exam, and whiteboard demo. The CIMA PV page is where students need to go to do a system test, it also has some other policy and procedure information which might be useful. We have produced a series of videos which are all available here and include:

  • Introduction to Online CIMA exams
  •  Your top questions answered
  • CIMA study support resources
  • Online exam whiteboard guide. In addition, the online whiteboard demo is available here (please note: this is an open source whiteboard which is very similar to the Pearson Vue online whiteboard, so will help students get familiar with the tool)
  • How to guide for checking in and beginning an exam


I am an apprentice and have a meeting booked with my Learning Coach, will this go ahead ?
All meetings will go ahead via Skype.  Any changes to Coach meetings must be agreed with your Learning Coach via your OneFile account.

How do I contact Reed Business School ?
Please continue to call us 01608 674224  or email us on rbs.reed@reedbusinessschool.co.uk

How will we receive notification of any changes ?
We will contact you directly with any updates that affect you and your course bookings.

We will keep this page updated with any further developments.

Updated: 27/07/21