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RNIB Maths Certificate in Contracted Braille (UEB): Re-take option

Thank you for your interest in the re-take option of our Maths Certificate in Contracted Braille (UEB).

This re-take option is only available to students who have previously completed the full RNIB Maths Certificate in Contracted Braille (UEB) and wish to re-take the assessments in order to pass or improve their grade. It is assumed that students still have the relevant course material (lessons, exercises, etc) as these will not be sent out again.

Re-take format

Re-take date:

  • 3 October 2022 (with a return date of 21st October 2022)

Students will be sent two optional practice papers, approximately four weeks before the re-take date, which can be sent back to the [email protected] for marking and feedback. Telephone and email support is available.

Two assessment papers (one covering the material in Unit One, and one covering the material in Unit Two) will be sent out via email.

These must be returned by the specified date (21 October 2022).

How much does the retake cost?

The cost to re-take the assessments is £60.


All practice papers/assessments are provided by email (compressed/zipped files). Students are responsible for ensuring that the Perky Duck software, needed to complete practice papers/assessments, is installed correctly with the specified settings and page size.

How to enrol

Please download and complete an application form and return it to our address below. The re-take application form is in Word or PDF format on the top right corner of this page for you to download.

Completed application forms should be sent to:

Racheal Jarvis, RNIB, Northminster House, Northminster, Peterborough, PE1 1YN

Or email your completed form to [email protected]

Terms and conditions

  • Applications will be acknowledged within two weeks of receipt.
  • Fees must be paid prior to the start of the course and no materials will be dispatched until the receipt of payment. Cheques should be made payable to RNIB and sent with the application form, or paid on receipt of an invoice.
  • RNIB reserves the right to impose a charge of £60 for places cancelled after the application deadline of the re-take.
  • Students are required to complete the assessments within the given timeframe. Extensions will only be considered if made in writing.
  • RNIB accepts no responsibility for the free software provided, this is installed at the user's own risk. RNIB provides no technical support for this software.
  • Except in the case of fraud or personal injury resulting from an act or omission by RNIB the maximum liability of RNIB to the student shall be capped at the price you have paid for the re-take and in particular RNIB shall not be liable for any indirect, economic or consequential loss the student may suffer.
  • Training materials provided are copyrighted and are for the student's personal use only.

Please note application forms must be received at least four weeks before the re-take date.