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RMA-Credit Risk Certification Testing

RMA-Credit Risk Certified is the premier designation for the commercial credit risk professional. This credential distinguishes the certification holder from all others in the field. Not only does it validate your credit risk skills, but it identifies your exemplary achievement as an RMA-Credit Risk Certified recipient. It demonstrates that you recognize the industry’s best credit practices. And it shows to your customers your commitment to expert skills, knowledge and professionalism.

The Risk Management Association

Founded in 1914, the Risk Management Association is a not-for-profit, member-driven professional association whose sole purpose is to advance the use of sound risk principles in the financial services industry. RMA promotes an enterprise approach to risk management that focuses on credit risk, market risk, and operational risk. Visit the RMA website.

Registration and Scheduling Information

Candidates wishing to take an RMA examination must apply and pay the examination fee using the RMA’s online application process at Once application is processed, the candidate will receive an email from the RMA with information needed to set up a web account with Pearson VUE for the purpose of selecting a test center location and scheduling for an exam on a specific date. In order to secure a seat at a convenient location, candidates are urged to schedule through Pearson VUE as early as possible. RMA examinations are administered at test centers in the USA, Puerto Rico, and Canada only.

March-April 2016 Exams (ENUS16A, ENCA16A)

  • Registration dates: February 12–April 08, 2016
  • Testing period: March 7–April 16, 2016

July-August 2016 Exams (ENUS16A1, ENCA16A1)

  • Registration dates: June 24–August 12, 2016
  • Testing period: July 25–August 20, 2016

October-November 2016 Exams (ENUS16B, ENCA16B)

  • Registration dates: September 09–November 4, 2016
  • Testing period: October 10–November 12, 2016
Last updated 2016-06-13