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Insurance professional

Specialising in an area of business within the insurance sector, for example broking, client management or underwriting.

Summary of this apprenticeship standard


4 (equivalent to certificate of higher education)

Typical length
24 months
Current funding band
Up to £9,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements

Set by employer.

What apprentices will learn
  • structure of the insurance market and the products available within it
  • risk and regulation in the insurance sector
  • developing strong relationships with clients and colleagues
  • processes and procedures needed to carry out their role
  • commercial awareness

Apprentices will study for diploma level qualifications from either the Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) or the Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters (CILA).

Before taking their end-point assessment, apprentices must achieve level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSEs at grades A* to C).

Professional registration

Successful apprentices can apply for registration with the professional organisation that awarded their qualification.

End-Point Assessment
View a list of end-point assessment organisations for this standard
Organisation Phone Number Email
DSW Consulting 01302 760 008
Dianne Shackleton Ltd 020 8579 2498/ 07766 813 488
City and Guilds 0844 543 0000
NOCN 0300 999 1177
More Information

The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.