With effect from January 2013, in order to gain the STA Diploma
qualification, candidates will need to have passed both the STA Diploma
Part 1 and Part 2 examinations. The Part 1 examination is a multiple
choice 120 question examination, which lasts 2 hours and which examines
the Diploma syllabus on a definitional basis. The examination can be
combined with either the STA Diploma Part 1 Course or the STA Diploma
Part 2 Course or sat as a standalone examination.
Passing the STA Diploma Part 1 examination gives exemption from the IFTA CFTe I examination.
The Winter 2017 STA Diploma Part 1 examination will take place on 4 December 2017.
You MUST contact the STA Office to arrange for a suitable examination site BEFORE booking this examination We
normally require the use of the British Council or similar. You are
also responsible for paying all and any fees incurred at the examination
Deadline for applications to sit the examination outside the UK is 4 November 2017.
Please Note: Only Associate Members of the STA are able to sit the examination