CFRE Exam Self Study Guide

The Council for Resource Development offers a CFRE Content Review Course every other year. The next scheduled course is November 5, 2014 in Washington, DC at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill.

To facilitate self-study, however, CRD has set up a LinkedIn subgroup called LinkedIn CFRE Self-Study Group. Use this resource to ask questions, join discussions, share resources, and mentor.

The following information is available at

Test Content Outline

Resource Reading List You may purchase books through CFRE, but you might also want to look at,, and other sites to purchase books.

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