There's still time for participants and employers to register for the Insurance Practitioners Apprenticeship programme before the first semester of studies begins in September.
The three-year, work-based training programme combines academics with on-the-job learning, allowing you to acquire both technical and soft skills. As an apprentice, you will be recruited into an insurance organisation, where you will learn the practical aspects of the job while studying towards your degree. All study is done online through IT Sligo and The Insurance Institute or the LIA.
While you’re learning the ropes on-the-job, you’ll also be studying:
Qualification:Accredited Product Adviser (APA)
Once you’re settled into your role, you will move on to learning about:
Qualification:Certified Insurance Practitioner (CIP)
For your final year as an apprentice, you’ll advance your knowledge and expertise through:
Qualification:BA (Hons) in Insurance Practice
From large corporations to small hometown brokerages, insurance companies from all over Ireland are looking for talented, driven and team-oriented apprentices like you!
Right now companies are hiring;
Client Service Advisor Apprentices
Check out some of the latest apprenticeship positions in the Insurance Institute's Job Bank by clicking HERE
Companies willing to take on Apprentices within the Insurance Industry should CLICK HERE there's still time to register!
Employers can register their interest in recruiting for the programme at any time before the first semester of studies starting in September. Find out more about employer duties and responsibilities HERE
There are many benefits for employers as a direct result of hiring an apprentice, ranging from low-cost training to staff retention amongst others: