Advisers suffer technical issues taking online level 6 diploma 

Eight students unable to complete level 6 managing investments exam

Isabel Baxter
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Eight out of 72 students were unable to complete the London Institute of Banking and Finance’s (LIBF) recent Level 6 managing investments exam, Professional Adviser has learnt.

The exam was taken on 21 June where some students reported a technical issue which resulted in them not being able to complete the online exam. Other students also experienced internet connection and browser issues. Speaking to Professional Adviser, the LIBF confirmed that any student who was unable to take their exam was offered another examination. The majority of those have now taken place, with one remaining student due to re-sit on 25 August.  Managing director of professional education Mark Heaton said: "Any interruptions or technical issues that occur during exams are very frus...

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