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Code Competency

The Marketing Code Authority provides for the online certification of individuals in the application of the Code. Certificates are valid for two years.
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on-line certification
The Marketing Code Authority (MCA) provides for the on-line certification of individuals in the application of the Code. Certificates are valid for 2 years. There are no minimum entry requirements to complete the assessment and it is not restricted to employees of member companies.
For Members
For non-members and aspiring representatives
For service providers to the industry
For HCPs
Study material to prepare for the assessment
The MCA Code Guidelines, sanctions policy and relevant legislation pertaining to the advertising and promotion of health products.
MCA Policy documents
Legislation
Information on the assessment
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The assessment comprises random questions. A maximum of 60 minutes is allowed to complete the assessment.

The assessment is specific to the sector in which the candidate is employed e.g. medicines or medical devices and IVD’s.

Candidates must ensure that they select the most relevant test.

We have introduced a combined assessment for candidates whom require to certified in both sectors — Medicines and Medical Devices & IVD’s assessment.

What is the pass mark and how will I know if I have passed?
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The pass mark is 80%.

You will be advised immediately upon completion of the assessment, of your score.

A certificate will be generated for successful candidates to download / print and keep on record with the Company Compliance Offices.

The certificate is valid for 2 years, provided there are no significant changes to the Code, Guidelines or relevant legislation.

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