Validity & Maintenance of CIMA®
CIMA® is valid for life and the qualification never expires. Qualification holders simply require to maintain it well by attending the CIMA® Review Webinar once a year. For the first 3 years after the date of award of CIMA® qualification, the holders need to take no action. Fourth year onward, however, holders require to attend the online CIMA® Review Webinar and pay a nominal maintenance fee of US$ 150.00 every year. Alternatively, CIMA® qualification holders can pay a lifetime maintenance fee of USD 650.00. Attending the Review Webinar helps CIMA® qualification holders catch up with the latest buzz on regulations, trends, best-practices and emerging techniques critical for investment & management accountants to know to stay ahead of the curve in their profession.