Understanding the Small Business Environment (USBE)

Hours of Study: 15 – 30 Hours

Enrolment Period: 6 Months

What Continuing Education (CE) Credits will I earn?

AccreditationCredits
AMP Mortgage8
ADVOCIS Structured Learning CE30
MTI MTI30
PFP PFP Professional development30
CIWM CIWM Professional development15

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What is the USBE exam weighting?

Exam Topics Weighting
Module 1: The State of Small Business in Canada 25%
Module 2: Small Business Rules & Regulations 45%
Module 3: Business Development 30%

What is the USBE exam structure?

Structure Information
Exam 1
Exam Format Online
Exam Duration 1 Hour
Question Format Multiple-choice
Questions Per Exam 25
Attempts Allowed Per Exam
Passing Grade 60%
Assignments None