The second in a series of professional qualifications for Insurance Brokers that specialises in the NZ context and policy wordings. The focus is on General & Business insurance including risk management and claims. The Qualification is intended for:
- General Insurance brokers
- New to broking but perhaps have some insurance or financial services background
- Those with 2-3 years’ broking or broker support experience
The programme is flexible and includes some workshops and online short courses, with a primary focus on technical skills and knowledge. There are a range of levels within the programme to ensure that all students have at least a base level of skills and knowledge.
You should be able to complete the programme within 12-18 months. We allow a maximum of 30 days for each online component.
Study guides range from 20 - 70 pages depending on the topic, (most are 40-50 pages) and you should allow 30-130 minutes to complete each assessment, again depending on the topic and assessment method.
Workshops are typically one hour long, and held 2 times per year.
The programme is divided into 4 modules of which three are compulsory and one has some electives in. The elective product knowledge allows you to choose three specialised products that suit your interest or business needs.
The four modules are:
- Core module
- Broker Practice
- Product knowledge
- Elective product knowledge
You should be able to complete the programme within 12 months. Allow 30 days for each online component. Workshops are typically one hour long, and held 2 times per year.
Each course can be purchased individually for the current IBANZ Members price at time of enrolment, and in house programmes can be developed to meet the needs of your staff.
Workshops will be offered throughout the year and you will be notified when a particular workshop is available. Check the website for updates.