Expertise from A-Z: Qualifications - Knowledge is power

If any insurance brokers harbour doubts about the value of their staff obtaining professional qualifications they are certainly not willing to express them publicly. Firms of all sizes are only too keen to cover or share the costs of training for the Chartered Insurance Institute's exams, allow time off for studying and reward.

This article focuses on why continuing professional development is increasingly important and how qualifications and chartered status can help insurers and brokers shine brighter.

Topics covered:
• Chartered status.
• Compulsory qualifications.
• Apprentice boost.
• In-house schemes.