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Certification in Risk Management Assurance® (CRMA®) Exam Syllabus – Updated 2021

The revised syllabus sets out to achieve this purpose by ensuring that all concepts are assessed at a proficient cognitive level. In other words, the exam does not require candidates to simply memorize or demonstrate basic comprehension of concepts. Instead, it is designed to test candidates’ application of concepts and their ability to analyze and evaluate data, make sound judgments, and formulate conclusions and recommendations.

Updated CRMA Exam
Exam Topics I. Internal audit roles and responsibilities (20%)
II. Risk management governance (25%)
III. Risk management assurance (55%)
Seat Time 150 minutes
Length 120 questions
Question Types Variety of question types
Language English


Updated CRMA Syllabus

Candidates who were approved into the CRMA program (four exam content areas) prior to April 1, 2021, should refer to the former CRMA exam syllabus.

CRMA Exam Preparation Resources

Visit the CRMA Exam Preparation Resources page for a list of resources and study material.

Exam Nondisclosure

The CRMA exam is a nondisclosed examination, which means that current exam questions and answers will not be published or divulged.