All Student Actuarial Analysts of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) are Category 6 members

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Category 6 - Definition

All members who are Student Actuarial Analysts of the IFoA on 1 July 2017 and who have not been classified as retired by the IFoA are Category 6 members for the purposes of this Scheme.

CPD year

The Category 6 CPD year runs from 1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018.

Category 6 members’ obligations under the Scheme shall have effect from 1 July following their transfer to or admission as Student Actuarial Analyst.


There is no technical skills requirement for Category 6 members.

Category 6 members must undertake Stage 1 of the PST (read CPD Schedule 1 or visit Stage 1 Online Professional Awareness Test) by the end of their first CPD year.

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