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Insurance and Risk Management Training


If you want to bag one of the best insurance or financial planning jobs, you'll need to do some training. However, this does not mean that you have to go to university or college. Tou could undertake an apprenticeship. Or, you can complete your insurance training or risk management training while you are working. Nevertheless, there are, of course, those who would prefer to go to university in the UK to get their qualifications. It all depends on what works best for you, and we will help you with all options.

All you need to do is take a look at the colleges and apprenticeships that are available below. We have put together a selection of the best opportunities, to give you the greatest chance of getting the qualifications you need to take a step up the career ladder. You’ll find all the details you require to make an informed decision about the best option for you.

Colleges


Coventry University College

Coventry University College

Coventry University College is a new concept in higher education that has been designed to integrate study into the life that you lead and support the career you've chosen. If you are looking to benefit from high-quality, affordable and flexible courses but have decided that the traditional student experience is not for you, then Coventry University College could be the answer. Our Level 3 to Level 6 qualifications include:
Finance & Investment Foundation Year
HNC in Financial Services
HND in Financial Services
BA (Hons) Financial Services
HNC in Project and Risk Management
HND in Project and Risk Management
BA (Hons) Project and Risk Management

Southern Regional College

Southern Regional College

The Southern Regional College currently offers the CII Certificate in Insurance as a 15 week programme (3 hours a week). The Certificate is modular in structure, enabling you to select units of study according to your preference and career requirements. Each unit has a credit value and the accumulation of the stipulated number of credits leads to the award of the Certificate.



Universities


Cass Business School

Cass Business School

BSc (Hons) Actuarial Science
MSc Actuarial Management
MSc Insurance & Risk Management

Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University

Undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in financial services and risk management.

University College London

University College London

Natural Hazards for Insurers

University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

BA (Hons) Industrial Economics with Insurance


Students don't have to hold a related degree for a career in risk. Personal qualities are more important than the subject held. That said, those holding UK degrees in the subject areas below can apply for credits to get a head start to their studies:

  • Accounting
  • Business
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Law
  • Management

For more information please visit the CII website.

Apprenticeships


Acorn

Acorn People

Acorn is a leading provider of training and development solutions. They design and deliver tailored programmes and apprenticeships including Apprenticeships in Providing Financial Services. Acorn is the only CII accredited status provider in Wales and can offer a range of CII qualifications either as part of the apprenticeship or stand alone.

They are currently in the process of creating a section on their website dedicated to Apprenticeships in Providing Financial Services. We'll bring you the link as soon as it's ready.


Babington Group

Babington Group is currently the largest provider of CII apprenticeships. It offers both courses and apprenticeships in financial services routes including financial administration, insurance and mortgage advice. You can study in the workplace on the apprenticeship route, or through a distance learning course that allows you to study at your own pace, with tutor support. 

For more information visit the website or email web@babington.co.uk  

BPP Professional Apprenticeships

BPP Professional Apprenticeships

BPP is Europe's largest professional education, training and publishing provider. Our General Insurance Apprenticeship and Investment Operations Apprenticeship are aimed at school and college leavers looking for an aspirational career in Financial Services. Both are aligned with professional qualifications (CISI and CII) and delivered by expert BPP tutors with 1-2-1 support.

FREE CV Service to find you a role: Our expert recruitment managers are currently looking for candidates to fill apprenticeship vacancies across the country. Submit your CV.

Bromley College

Bromley College

Bromley College of Further and Higher Education delivers Apprenticeships in many areas of financial services to companies in London and the UK. They have regularly proven their credentials within the industry and developed many mutually beneficial links with employers ranging from small organisations to multinational blue chip corporations.

A H Training

FWD Training

FWD Training & Consultancy Limited is a leading specialist Apprenticeship and Training Provider for the Financial Services sector in London and the UK.
 
FWD cover the whole range of financial service apprenticeships, and offer fully structured and supported individualised programmes for all learners.
 
If you are looking for apprenticeship opportunities FWD work with global organisations through to one man bands and can offer comprehensive careers advice and guidance to help find the perfect financial services apprenticeship for you.
 
For more information please visit our website at www.FWDtraining.com or email us at info@fwdtraining.com


Kaplan Financial

Kaplan Financial

Kaplan is a leading global provider of education and training with over 70 years experience. As a CII accredited and approved training provider in Financial Services you can be sure you're in safe hands.

We offer the following professionally accredited Apprenticeships; General Insurance (CII) and Life & Pensions (CII) Apprenticeships throughout England.

Our Free Recruitment Service is designed not only to help you find employment but to help you gain CV writing, interview tips and techniques from our employment experts all designed to help you make a great start into a career in Financial Services.

Skills Solutions

The Skills Company

The Skills Company is a leading Apprenticeship provider in England. Based in Manchester, it delivers many programmes including Providing Financial Services. 

The Skills Company is also an accredited Apprenticeship provider with the CII and has been since 2008.

For more information visit its website.


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