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Chartered Insurance Institute
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Introduction to Takaful - one day course


A highly interactive course that will give you a knowledge and understanding of the technical aspects of Islamic Insurance (Takaful) and its application in the global marketplace.


  • Features of Islamic contracts. Why traditional insurance is prohibited from a Shariah point of view 
  • Management principles and practices relating to Islamic insurance companies and the role of a Shariah Board 
  • Technical and financial management aspects of Islamic insurance 
  • Impacts of ethical considerations on underwriting and claims handling.

Learning outcomes

At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Explain the nature and principles of Islamic insurance 
  • Understand the Shariah framework of Islamic insurance 
  • Gain an understanding of the structure of Islamic markets
  • Understand the constraints and opportunities in the marketplace 
  • Discuss how ethical considerations are applied and practised.

Who should attend?

The course is intended for those who need to have an overview of Islamic insurance; what it is and how it works. It is, however, suitable for anyone working in any area of insurance.

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.