Young Professionals: Writing your Development Plan

Monday, 17 January 2022
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm (UK time)
    • Samantha Ridgewell, Empower Development

Attending courses and webinars is great for increasing knowledge. Learning, however, only begins in the classroom, it is how we use our knowledge in practice that impacts our career development. This session will guide you through the steps to identify your learning needs and take meaningful action to develop them.

Learning Objectives

By attending this webinar, delegates will be able to identify:

  • their goals and objectives
  • the development needs to support their goals
  • 70:20:10 development planning

Speaker Biography

Samantha Ridgewell specialises in supporting insurance professionals develop their career potential. After starting her HR career Samantha completed her ACII and began supporting colleagues through their CII revision which is when she discovered her passion for Learning and Development. She has since gone on to set up Empower Development, a training company for insurance professionals. Samantha supports development within the industry through her position on the CII Qualifications and Learning committee and through previous positions on the LMA Academy Committee and as Chair of the LMA Academy Sub-Training Group.


The slides and handout from this webinar are available to download below.

  • Online

Please note: This event is a regional collaboration between the local institutes in the area. Your booking details will be shared with the Insurance Institute of Chelmsford and South Essex, which is acting as the host institute for this event.

CII Accredited

This demonstrates the quality of an event and that it meets CII member CPD scheme requirements.

1 hour's CPD can be claimed for this event if relevant to your learning and development needs.

It is recommended that you keep any evidence of the CPD activity you have completed and upload copies to the recording tool as the CII may ask to see this if your record is selected for review. Details of the scheme can be viewed online at