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Who We Are

Exam Success is a trusted and established Canadian name in financial services industry education. We specialize in CFA Program, CFP, CIM and CSC exam prep. Founded in 1999 by exam-prep trailblazer Prof. Brian Gordon, CFA, CFP, CIM, MBA, FCSI,, Exam Success is made up of an outstanding team of professional educators, renowned industry experts, subject authors and designation holders who drive real results. Meet Our Team


What We Offer

Exam Success is dedicated to simplifying the path to a pass for our students. We deliver 5-star, award-nominated no-nonsense CFA, CFP, CIM and CSC exam preparation with a passion.


Why Exam Success

The key is our no-nonsense Prof. Gordon Method™ which cuts the fat, simplifies the material and laser-focuses candidates on what's needed to pass — providing a powerful and practical prep process that eliminates study struggles and frees up time.

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Our Mission

We want to make it easier for candidates to pass their exams and advance in their careers. Everything we do is centered on helping you Study Smart and Score More in terms of effort, time and value!


1000s of Successes

Choosing Exam Success as your financial services industry exam-prep learning partner puts our students in good company with thousands of professionals from across Canada, the United States and around the globe, from hundreds of leading organizations including:

CFA Program

Levels I, II, III

In-person & Online


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Chartered Investment Manager

Provide Discretionary Investment Management services for your clients.

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Chartered Financial Analyst

The gold standard in the financial industry.

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Learning Resources

Study Notes, Detailed Learning Examples & Practice Questions

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