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Certificate in Long-Term Care Insurance (CeLTCI®)

The Certificate in Long-Term Care Insurance meets the regulatory requirement for advising on long-term care and develops the knowledge and practical application of the different types of long-term care insurance.

About the qualification

CeLTCI is a highly relevant qualification for an increasingly important area of advice, enabling you to develop expertise and offer another service to clients. CeLTCI is suitable for both experienced and newly qualified advisers and is also highly relevant for those advising on equity release products.

In order to attain the Certificate in Long-Term Care Insurance, students must also hold the Diploma for Financial Advisers (DipFA®)  or an equivalent Level 4 qualification.

The Certificate in Long-Term Care Insurance is a Level 3 qualification registered with Ofqual in the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF).

Key facts

  • Registration is open year-round
  • Comprehensive study materials are provided
  • Multiple-choice exam assessment
  • On-demand exams in over 150 nationwide locations with same day result
  • Upon completion, you are able to use the ‘CeLTCI' designation after your name
CPQ Blue Testimonial
The London Institute of Banking & Finance was the natural choice for me because of its reputation as a world class centre of excellence. The material was both easy to follow and informative. For a busy professional it offers maximum flexibility. Overall, the learning experience was positive for me and for my future studies. Recommended. Steve Harknett - Financial Services Training Consultant


CeLTCI consists of one unit and the full Diploma for Financial Advisers (DipFA), or equivalent Level 4 qualification.

Please visit the DipFA qualification page for a description of the modules contained within the qualification.

Unit 1 - Long-Term Care Insurance (LTCI)


  • The background to long-term care provision
  • Different types of long-term care available
  • The impact of current legislation
  • The relationship complexities between adviser and client


You will have online access to study texts immediately after registration has been completed and hard copies will also be provided. The study text contains review questions and activities to support your learning.
A specimen paper is also available to purchase.

40 study hours are recommended for the LTCI unit.


The LTCI unit is assessed through a 2-hour objective exam comprising 80 multiple-choice questions.

The exam can be taken at over 150 Pearson VUE centres nationwide with the result provided on the day.

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