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Chartered Insurance Institute
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Introduction to life assurance - one day course


This course will provide an overview of the development of the life assurance market necessary to understand current practice. It will provide an insight into the key issues facing the market today and into the future. It provides an overview of key components of life assurance. The programme is presented in an informal style with delegate participation encouraged via group discussion.


  • Areas of financial planning for individuals 
  • Term assurance 
  • Whole of life assurance 
  • Endowment assurance 
  • 'With Profits' and 'Unit Linked' 
  • Annuities 
  • Current issues in the market.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course you will have:

  • Obtained knowledge of life products 
  • Gained an understanding of how current market practice has developed 
  • Gained an understanding of consumer protection legislation.

Who should attend?

This is ideal for anyone who is new to the financial services industry or administrative staff working directly in the market or supporting areas.

CPD hours

Attendance of this course awards up to 6 CPD hours where you consider it relevant to your professional development needs.

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Scheduled dates for this course have now sold out, please keep checking the website for updates to availability. Dates are added subject to demand and can also be run in-house for corporate clients.