CIR Revision Course

For candidates studying the Certificate in Investor Relations this is an invaluable course to attend prior to sitting your final examination. We run this course 5 times per year.

The CIR revision course is a full day course which will run through the key sections of your study guide.  In this course you will undertake, as a group, practice mock exam questions.

What will the course cover?

  • Section 3 : Corporate Entities and Corporate Governance
    • Companies Act
    • Limited companies - private and public
    • Articles of Association
    • Classes of share capital
    • Section 793 notice
    • Resolutions
    • Directors' duties
    • Auditors
    • Corporate Governance Code and Stewardship Code
  • Section 4 : Market Conduct
    • Regulation
    • Financial Services Act
    • Financial Conduct Authority
    • MiFID
    • FCA Handbook
    • Market Abuse and Insider Dealing
    • PDMR
    • Annoucements
    • PIPs
    • Sponsors
    • Listing rules
    • Transactions
    • Takeover Panel
    • AIM rules
  • Section 5 : Reporting
    • Perodic reporting for the IR annual calendar
    • DTR's
    • Financial Reporting Council
    • ESG
  • Section 6 : ​Accounting, Valuation and Investment Principles (this will not be covered during the course but slides will be provided for revision purposes)

Who should attend?

Registered candidates who are studying the UK Certificate in IR, who have completed their studies and are ready to take the CIR exam.

"The revision course really helped prepare me for the exam. Deborah is a fantastic tutor"

"The revision course was well put together and really helped develop my knowledge. It also helped with all the difficult areas I may not have been able to grasp alone"

"I thought the course was extremely useful. The format of the course, broken up by some quiz questions to test our knowledge and an emphasis on our exam technique and how to approach the questions was great"

Course tutor: Deborah Morton-Dare

Deborah specialises in financial training for all levels from beginners to advanced. She presents a comprehensive range of courses to a diverse range of corporate clients and financial institutions and specialises in making complex technical subjects comprehensible. 

Deborah qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Arthur Young and then worked in Corporate Finance gaining wide ranging experience in a variety of corporate and financial institutions. She then worked as a financial consultant to companies assisting them in raising finance and structuring.


To run through keys sections of the study guide

Section 3 : Corporate Entities and Corporate Governance

Section 4 : Market Conduct

Section 5 : Reporting

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Course level

Certificate in IR (CIR)



Course dates

1 October 2024
9.30am to 4.30pm

5 December 2024
9.30am to 4.30pm

  • IR Society members (£620 + VAT)
  • IR Society members - outside UK (£620)
  • Non-members (£860 + VAT)
  • Non-members - outside UK (£860)
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Discounts for multiple bookings
We offer a 10% discount on course fees when booking two professional development courses, and 20% when you book three or more.