How long did it take you to pass a MIF test?

Starting from your first practice or introduction to the elements of the test up to the actual test day. Say you are doing adult pre-bronze where there’s 5 elements, how long did it take you to learn each one and how long did it take you until you were ready to take the test and pass?•ALSO how long did it take you to pass all the basics before starting your first MIF? And how long did it take you to go from the beginning of basic skills to your first MIF test?