Class-1 sales representative qualification will be granted by passing the Class-1 sales representative qualification exam, and Class-2 sales representative qualification will be granted by passing the Class-2 sales representative qualification exam.
Class-1 sales representative can handle derivatives transactions and margin transactions, etc. in addition to the products that can be handled by a Class-2 sales representative.
|Class-1 Sales Representative Qualification Exam||Class-2 Sales Representative Qualification Exam|
|Subjects Covered||[Laws, Regulations and Various Rules]
|Range of Questions||
|(Note) In case there is change in the related laws, regulations and various rules, etc., the questions will be based on such new system.|
|Format of Questions||“True or false” and multiple-choice questions (selection of terms, or calculation), with answers to be entered using the PC.|
|Number of Questions||Total of 100 questions
(70 true or false; and 30 multiple-choice questions (from 5 choices))
|Total of 70 questions
(50 true or false; and 20 multiple-choice questions (from 5 choices))
|Scores for true or false questions are 2 points per question; and scores for multiple-choice questions are 10 points per question (5 points for each choice in case of choosing 2 answers).|
|Examination Time||160 minutes||120 minutes|
|Grading||A score of 70% (308 points out of perfect 440 points) or higher is a passing score.||A score of 70% (210 points out of perfect 300 points) or higher is a passing score.|
|Examination Date||In principle, every day between Monday and Friday (excluding public holidays and New Year period). However, please confirm at the time of application, as this will differ by venue.|
|Examination Sites||Examination sites for English examinations are limited to those located in the 23 Wards of Tokyo (Please confirm with the Human Resources Department, etc. of the Company (limited to Association Members) you belong to)|
|Points of Notice||
Please make an application for English examination through Human Resources Department, etc. of the Company (limited to Association Members) you belong to.
◎ Personal identification documents that are effective in combination
* Confirm with the Human Resources Department, etc. of the Company (limited to Association Members) you belong to for points to note on personal identification documents that are effective in combination.
(Notes) If there is a discrepancy between the information entered at the time of application and the information contained on the personal identification documentation regarding the name of the examinee, the relevant individual will not be permitted to take the examination.
* Please note that all clocks (including watches) have been banned in the test room from January 5, 2016 (leave them with other personal belongings in the locker).
English examination results (pass or fail) will be given by a notice to the Human Resources Department, etc. of the Company (limited to Association Members) you belong to. Please confirm with the person in charge.
The JSDA will not respond to any inquiries on examination questions and scores, etc.
A person who uses or attempts to use fraudulent means to take the examination may have the examination halted or the passing score canceled.