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Local and Global

Local institutes

When you become a member of the CII in the UK, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man, you automatically join a local institute of your choice, usually close to where you live or work.

This network of 58 local hubs is run by members for members and provides dedicated local career support. The programme of support varies across local institutes according to the demands and requirements of its members, but typically includes:

  • an extensive range of CPD seminars and workshops covering technical, regulatory and revision related topics
  • access to 'soft' business skills and networking sessions to provide essential non-technical career support

All of these events can count towards your CPD requirements, if considered relevant to your professional development needs.

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Global network

The CII works with regulators, educational and trade bodies together with major corporate organisations across the globe to help raise professional standards through the implementation of minimum of standards of knowledge and behaviour - this has relevance across both the life and non-life sectors. Read More »

Find out more about our CII networks in: 

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Affiliated Institutes

Many CII members outside the UK are also members of one of the 70 insurance institutes affiliated to the CII.  The relationship between these bodies is typically based on mutual recognition of each others' qualifications, wherever possible, thereby avoiding duplication of learning.  The aim is to work collaboratively for the benefit of members.


Local Institutes

The Insurance Institute Of Newcastle Upon Tyne
The North Downs Insurance Institute
The Insurance Institute Of Northampton
The Insurance Institute of Northern Ireland
The Insurance Institute Of Norwich
Nottingham Insurance Institute
The Insurance Institute Of Perth And Dundee
The Insurance Institute Of Peterborough
The Insurance Institute Of Plymouth & Cornwall
The Insurance Institute Of Preston & Blackpool
The Insurance Institute Of Reading
The Insurance Institute Of Royal Tunbridge Wells

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Members receive exclusive discounts on CII tuition, courses and exam entry.