Mastering Advanced Diploma Coursework

Ipswich Town Hall Gallery Three
Tuesday, 21 January 2020
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Course Content: This talk will primarily focus on the CII Advanced Diploma units (Level 6) & in particular 820 Advanced Claims & 960 Advanced Underwriting.

Brief reference will also be made to Level 7 which relates to 991(London Market specialisation) & 994 (Insurance Market specialisation).

The talk is designed to highlight the techniques required, by those who are undertaking their ACII studies. The aim is to guide, enlighten & to give food for thought.

Learning Objectives:

  • To appreciate the technique required to master Advanced Diploma Coursework – 820 & 960;
  • To appreciate the importance of the syllabus & learning outcomes;
  • To dispel myths surrounding CII coursework;
  • To see how to deconstruct an assignment question & maximise marks;
  • To avoid the perils of plagiarism.
  • To highlight the different approach to 991 & 994.

Speaker Biography:

Alison Cooper has extensive experience within the insurance industry in a career that has spanned over 30 years. During the last 19 years, Alison has run ACT One Training Services, a training consultancy, offering numerous courses for General Insurance subjects & Financial Services. Clients include the CII, Lloyd’s of London, ABI, BIBA, Willis Towers Watson, blue-chip insurance companies and academic institutions.

Alison has an enthusiasm for delivering insurance subjects which has been reflected by the successful pass rates achieved by her delegates in professional examinations.

Alison has been a past CII Senior examiner and achieved Fellowship in 2009.

  • Ipswich Town Hall Gallery Three
  • Cornhill
  • Ipswich
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