Candidates Registered for the CFPCM Certification Program under Regular Pathway must fulfill the Education Program requirements to be eligible to appear for the CFPCM Examination. A candidate must complete academic coverage of the Financial Planning curriculum through an FPSB India’s Authorized Education Partner or through “Self Study”. The education criterion is completion of four exams, viz. Exam 1 – 4. This demonstrates to the public that the candidate has acquired the necessary knowledge to become a Financial Planner.