SOA Exam: LTAM Long Term Actuarial Mathematics

6 months access with one free extension
  • 145+ video lessons (40+ hours of instruction)
  • 1,500+ solved problems
  • 6 sample exams with video solutions
  • 80+ hours of video solutions
  • Detailed formula sheets
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  • 135 days to prepare

What's included in this course?

This online course contains everything you need to pass the SOA's Long Term Actuarial Mathematics Exam


  • 100% of the syllabus is covered
  • 145+ video Lessons (40+ hours) covering the entire syllabus
  • 4 full length practice exams with video solutions
  • 1,500+ solved problems

Study Aids

  • 80+ hours of video solutions
  • Problem system to track your progress and identify trouble areas for you
  • Flashcards covering key information for practice and memorization in our Flashcards app
  • Detailed Formula Sheets

Features & Support

  • Full-time instructor support by email and course forum
  • Study schedule and time tracking integrated directly into lessons page
  • Play videos at variable speeds, flag content, and filter lessons
  • Video solutions and analysis of previous SOA questions



Download video lessons to watch on the go and track your way through the course


Work problems at a moments notice when you have them everywhere you go


Track, filter, and flip your way through all your TIA flashcards to have you ready on exam day
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Ken Fikes

Ken graduated from Indiana University in 1995 with a BS in Mathematics and became a Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society in 2000. Ken has served as President and Education Officer for the Midwestern Actuarial Forum, worked on the CAS Exam Committee for six years, and served on the Task Force on Basic Education Internet Modules. He has taught over 40 seminars covering ratemaking, reserving, accounting, regulation, and reinsurance over the past 12 years. Ken has 18 years of actuarial experience. He currently is the Executive Director for The Infinite Actuary and oversees all of TIA's CAS Exam Seminars. Ken and his wife live in Indianapolis with their three children.

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James Washer

  • FSA    |   
  • LTAM,
  • 3L,
  • FM

James, CEO of The Infinite Actuary, graduated from the University of Alabama with a BS in Applied Mathematics. He received his FSA in 2006 after passing all of his exams on the first attempts. He is the instructor for TIA's Exam FM and LTAM courses. He has instructed at TIA since 2006 and helped thousands of students in that time.

James lives in Birmingham with his wife, Laura, and their two sons, Thomas and Carson.


Expanded Features

This is an on-demand intensive exam prep course for the SOA's Long Term Actuarial Mathematics Exam. When you register for this course you will gain access to the following items (except as noted) from the day you register for 6 months.

Comprehensive Course

145+ comprehensive video lessons (40+ hours) covering the entire syllabus that simplify complicated info into more understandable terms and illustrate important concepts through examples and graphics.

Online Discussion Forum

Active dedicated course forum loaded with existing questions and answers on syllabus material and past SOA exam questions. Instructors and our Support Team try to ensure everyone's questions are answered in a timely manner.?

Detailed Formula Sheets

Your instructor has created formula sheets for each section as a quick reference guide for you. They cover each formula used in that section giving details about the formulas and defining the variables.

Sample Exams

This course includes 6 sample exams with each question having a video solution walking you through the best way to solve it. These sample exams are created to give you a true sense of what you can expect exam day.

Problem System

As you complete lessons you will have the opportunity to test your new knowledge in our Problem System to help assess how well you understand the material. As your exam day approaches you should be spending a lot of time in this system working all the additional problems.?

Additional Handouts

Download printable PDF handouts to follow along slide by slide through the lessons. An examples and exercises version is also available where we include just the portions of the videos where your instructor is working problems with you.

Offline Videos

Take our videos with you everywhere you go and don't worry about a data cap or WiFi signal. Use our Learn app on iOS and Android to download lessons or solutions videos and have them right at your fingertips. ?

Variable Speed Playback

Watch our lessons and video solutions at your pace! When watching our videos on a desktop or our Learn App you can select the speed that makes the most sense for you. The variable speed increases all the way up to 2x.

Study Schedule

Built directly into the lessons, just enter the day you are going to start studying and select your exam day. We will then populate a suggested completion date for every lesson and the sample exams to have you on track to pass! This course also offers a downloadable spreadsheet version to customize yourself.


This course offers 350+ digital flashcards written in a "Q&A" style to facilitate recalling information for exam-oriented questions. They are available on your computer or via our Flashcards app on iOS and Android. The app will download all the flashcards for the course to your device so can study at a moments notice!

Student Discount

This course offers a discounted rate ($400) to full-time students currently enrolled at a college or university. To receive the discount, you must email customer service either from your school issued email account, or include that email address with your discount request. The discount code will then be sent to the school issued email. ?

MP3 Lessons

Don't want to download the video lessons using our Learn App, but still have access to the lessons offline? We have you covered! Download the audio only versions of the videos and follow along with the instructor using the printable handouts. The MP3s will work in your MP3 player of choice.

Excellent Customer Service

You're never alone with The Infinite Actuary. Get help from your instructor and assistants in our online forum. Anything else you need help with, not related to the course material, just reach out to our customer service team and they will get your questions answered!

Free Extension

Life happens, and despite your hard work, you may fail an exam. If that happens to you, we offer one free 6 month extension for this online course. Once you activate your extension, you will have 6 months access to the entire course again. Learn more about our extension policy here. ?

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