4 Easy Steps to Start the CAMS Certification Process

Earning the CAMS Certification can help to redefine your compliance career and make you more valuable to employers. Follow the simple steps below to determine your eligibility and start the process:

Qualifications and Application

Visit our eligibility calculator to determine if you have the requisite background to qualify for the CAMS exam.

Submit your application through our new user-friendly online web form. For more information on the CAMS application process download the candidate handbook. Please note that due to GDPR compliance, ACAMS will no longer be accepting paper applications or in PDF format.

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Purchase Your CAMS Examination Package

The CAMS Examination Package includes the CAMS Study Guide. Your most valuable tool in preparation for the exam

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CAMS Virtual Classroom

Do you require guided instruction in your studies? ACAMS also offers the CAMS Virtual Classroom CAMS package which includes access to six 2-hour consecutive web-based courses which helps to structure and reinforce your studying. Learn more about this option.

Schedule Your Exam

Once your payment is received and your application is approved, you will receive an ID number and instructions to schedule your examination. Testing centers are located across the globe at thousands of locations. You can find available test centers here.

Effective November 18, 2019, we will begin transitioning our testing center services to Pearson VUE, whose worldwide network will allow ACAMS Certifications’ candidates to schedule their certification exam at any of their 5,000+ worldwide testing centers.

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Special Accommodations

ACAMS® is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to the extent practicable with documented disabilities as defined by local, applicable law. Our intent is to ensure that everyone who makes a request for accommodations is advised of the accommodation process as promptly as possible. If you have a disability as defined under local, applicable law, please contact accommodations@acams.org to request special accommodations. The corresponding department will contact you with further information.

Take the Exam

Join the ranks of thousands of professionals who have proven their AML knowledge by successfully taking and passing the CAMS examination. Examination results are available immediately upon passing the exam.

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