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Exam techniques (multiple choice and coursework)

  • Thu 21 Jul 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
  • Motor Insurers Bureau, Milton Keynes

Lunch included, FREE to attend. The institute is pleased to offer an Exam Techniques workshop for those currently studying CII qualifications. As a training specialist and past CII senior examiner, Alison Cooper, offers an invaluable insight into the best techniques in preparing for and sitting the CII exams.

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The Insurance Act by Rod Smith, CII Accredited Trainer

  • Thu 07 Jul 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
  • Kents Hill Park Training and Conference Centre

This half-day seminar is run by Rod Smith FCII FCILA, a CII-Accredited Advanced Technical Trainer. Rod has worked in insurance claims for over 40 years and uses his experience to train students of CII exams and other insurance staff in insurance law and business interruption. Due to limited availability, this is a member only event.

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Time management – How to balance time between work, home and study by Nicky Webb, Marlborough Training & Consultancy

  • Fri 24 Jun 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
  • Motor Insurers Bureau, Milton Keynes

This highly practical and interactive course aims to equip participants with skills to balance time between work, home and study. Planning, organising, implementing and monitoring are essential elements of this workshop.

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Annual Dinner

  • Fri 26 Feb – Sat 27 Feb
  • Jurys Inn, Milton keynes

Join us for Anglia's largest Annual Dinner featuring a 3 course meal, entertainment and the infamous midnight curry.

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Young professionals - Personal Impact & Manage Your Career

  • Fri 26 Feb 12:30 pm – 4:15 pm
  • Jurys Inn, Milton keynes

Afternoon soft skills workshop for the institute's young professionals including a free place at the institute dinner in the evening. Places limited to 10 members.

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Claims - improving confidence in communication skills by Sarah Godfrey, London Market Training

  • Thu 11 Feb 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
  • Abbey Hill Golf Centre, Milton Keynes

This interactive training course provides a more informative understanding of the importance of communication skills when investigating claims. The course will provide an excellent opportunity for delegates to develop their confidence in communication skills. PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EVENT IS BEING HELD AT THE ABBEY HILL GOLF CENTRE IN MILTON KEYNES AND NOT MIB AS PREVIOUSLY ADVERTISED. THIS EVENT IS NO LONGER BOOKABLE ONLINE. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO ATTEND PLEASE CONTACT

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Negotiation Skills for Insurance Professionals by Jeff Heasman, The Pyramid Group

  • Wed 04 Nov 9:00 am – 11:30 am
  • Allianz, Milton Keynes

Good negotiation skills are crucial to many different roles within the insurance industry and though we may not realise it, most of our day-to-day work centres around negotiations. That said, little or no formal training is devoted towards these essential skills specifically within the insurance industry. This is an interactive and fun session that introduces the key elements of good negotiation skills. An insurance related scenario will be used to contextualise the skills taught.

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PFS Workshop - Differentiation: How to make your business stand out from the crowd by Abbie Tanner

  • Wed 04 Nov 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
  • Luton Hilton Garden Inn

This event is aimed exclusively at Personal Finance Society members and is free of charge to members. Attend this workshop to discover how you can refocus your marketing efforts, reach more prospective clients and make a real impact on your business.

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Risk Management Training Course by Diane Jenkins, London Market Training

  • Tue 27 Oct 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
  • Abbey Hill Hotel, Milton Keynes

This practical workshop develops further the theory of risk management, with a focus on its application to commercial insurance risks. It is suitable for experienced staff who need to offer advice or who are already involved in the delivery of such services to customers. THIS EVENT IS NO LONGER BOOKABLE ONLINE. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO ATTEND PLEASE EMAIL

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The State of the Nation by Tony Cornell, Cornell Consulting

  • Wed 23 Sep 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
  • Allianz, Milton Keynes

Members will be well aware of Tony's column in Insurance Age and his forthright views on our profession and the key trends that we need to be aware of as insurance professionals. Tony's presentation on the ‘State of the Nation' will provide a useful snap shot of where we currently stand as well as outlining his predictions on what the short to medium term future holds for the insurance industry. THIS EVENT IS FULLY BOOKED

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Making Yourself Memorable by Melissa Kidd, Motem

  • Tue 08 Sep 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • Towergate, Milton Keynes

This interactive masterclass will help you to ensure key people remember you and the value you create. Melissa has a wealth of experience in the financial services sector. As well as working with accountancy and pension firms, Melissa has spoken at a number of HSBC conferences on the subject of successful networking.

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