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Time Commitment

Estimated time of completion and overview of costs for the RMA program.

Course Overview

Time Commitment

Among Institute designations, the RMA certification process can be completed in the shortest amount of time. We estimate the the online portion will take about nine weeks of study (two–three hours per week to pass). The Capstone is two full days of in-person instruction and the examination can take up to three hours.

You will have access to the online course for one year from the date of purchase. All three levels of the RMA certification process must be completed within two years of purchase of
the bundle.

Fee Overview

Certification fees include all three levels (online course as well as printed textbook--- a $155 value, education capstone, and first examination attempt):

  • Members: US$2,495
  • Join & Learn: US$2,695
Get complete registration and fee information.

Exam Retake Fees

  • Exam retake fees: US$195
  • Exam attempts are unlimited; however, there is a 30-day waiting period between exam attempts and retake fees apply