Chartered Insurance Institute

Award in Financial Planning in Arabic (AWA)

AWF

27 April - 01 May 2019, Dubai, UAE

The Award in Financial Planning provides knowledge and understanding of the financial planning process within a professional business environment and the core financial and life assurance products suitable to a client’s needs.

 

SUMMARY OF LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • the client's needs;
  • the fact-finding process;
  • good practice;
  • protection products;
  • savings and investment products;
  • pension products.

 

AWARD

  • Upon completion CII members will be eligible to apply to use the designation ‘CII (Award)’. Continuing Professional Development requirements apply. 
  • Award holders also gain 15 CII credits at Certificate level for further studies with the CII.

 

ASSESSMENT

2-Hour, 75 Multiple Choice Questions Paper Examination on 11 June 2019.

COURSE FEE

AED 3,990 per person, including tuition, CII study materials, printed handouts, e-learning support and one-time paper exam registration.

Get 10% off the tuition fee for registrations of 3 or more from the same organization.

CII qualifications are recognized across the global financial planning and insurance sector as evidence of commitment, knowledge and understanding. So whether you work in financial advice, insurance, or both, completing CII qualification can make a real difference in you career. Holding a CII qualification differentiates you from other advisers and insurance practitioners, providing a competitive advantage.
 
The Certificate in Insurance is a core qualification providing candidates with a fundamental grounding in key insurance principles, disciplines, products and markets. This qualification is the first step towards becoming professionally qualified and, as such, its value is widely recognised by employers throughout the insurance industry.

RISC Institute has developed a programme for employees with potential for development to earn the Certificate in Insurance of the CII.

The Advanced Diploma in Insurance is a professional qualification for insurance staff working across all sectors of the industry (and the logical progression from the Diploma in Insurance). It provides and enhanced understanding of insurance practice, both in terms of technical subject matter and overall application skills.

The Advanced Diploma is a comprehensive assessment of market knowledge and understanding. In becoming Advanced Diploma qualified, you join the community of proven insurance professionals. It is the evidence of your purpose, commitment and ability.

It can be your passport to a successful and fulfilling career.

Upon completion, CII members are entitled to use the designation 'ACII' (CII Continuing Professional Development requirement apply) and are eligible for Chartered Status.

The Advanced Diploma in Insurance is appropriate for:

- today's insurance managers and technical specialists;

- staff with aspirations to become managers in the future;

- those employees who wish to demonstrate their professional standing;

- insurance employees without another professional qualification and those who wish to build upon existing general academic qualifications, such as degree, by obtaining an industry-specific qualification.

There are no entry requirements in order to study for Advanced Diploma. However, we would recommend that ADvanced Diploma candidates hold the following qualifications or their equivalent:

    • the Diploma in Insurance or 3 A-levels or equivalent

To achieve the Advanced Diploma, you must accumulate a minimum number of 290 credits, with at least 205 at Diploma level or above, and 90 at Advanced Diploma.

The following are the compulsory unit requirements to complete the Advanced Diploma:

  • P92/M92 Insurance business and finance (Diploma in Insurance unit) 25 credits
  • P05/M05 Insurance Law (Diploma in Insurance unit) 25 credits

This qualification can help your career in the following ways:

- Demonstrate your employer, peers and customers your commitment to personal learning and development.

- Can form part of an overall program to meet the regulatotr's training and competence requirements.

- Supports lifelong learning as prior study is recognised as you progress through the qualifications framework, taking accumulated credits with you.

- Advanced Diploma in Insurance is awarded upon completion.

- On completion of qualifications, CII members can use the designation 'ACII' (Continuing Professional Development requirements apply)

- Advanced Diploma holders can apply to become Chartered title-holders.

Enhancing technical knowledge and understanding

The Diploma in insurance is a technical and supervisory qualification for insurance staff working across all sectors of the industry (and the logical progression from the Certificate in Insurance). It will provide you with a firm grounding in insurance fundamentals and will enable you to build towards advanced technical knowledge, thereby ensuring you have the means to function effectively in a challenging environment.

In addition to being a valuable qualification in its own right, the Diploma can also be a milestone on the route to completion of the Advanced Diploma. In completing the Diploma you will have to gain a minimum of 90 credits at Diploma level or above and 120 credits in total. These can count towards the Advanced Diploma (for which 290 are required in total).

Upon completion, CII members are entitled to use the designation 'Dip CII' (CII Continuing Professional Development requirements apply).

This qualification can help your career in the following way:

  • Demonstrate to your employer, peers and customers your commitment to personal learning and development.
  • Can form part of an overall programme to meet the regulator's training competence and requirements.
  • Supports lifelong learning as prior study is recognised as you progress through the qualifications framework, taking accumulated credits with you.
  • Supports personalised learning programmes as you select the topics most appropriate to your role, rather than follow a rigid pre-set learning pathway.
  • Diploma in Insurance awarded upon completion.
  • Upon completion of this qualification, CII members can use the designation 'Dip CII', demonstrating professional standing (Continuing Professional Development requirements apply). 
  • Insurance technicians and those who aspire to be technicians.
  • Supervisors, team leaders, and those with long-term ambitions of assuming managerial responsibilities.
  • Anyone wishing to hold a recognised, respected insurance qualification.
  • Insurance staffed employed in support functions wishing to develop their knowledge of the business.
  • Those wanting to develop their knowledge and understanding as part of a progression towards completion of the Advanced Diploma in Insurance and Chartered status.

M80 | M05 | M85 

Mixed assessment is a combination of coursework assignment with 10 compulsory short answer questions; and a 60-minute online exam comprising 50 multiple-choice questions (MCQs).

M92

Mixed assessment is a combination of coursework assignment with 10 compulsory short answer questions; and a 90-minute online exam comprising 25 multiple-choice questions (MCQs) and 5 case studies each comprising 5 multiple-choice questions (MCQs).


Coursework: must be submitted online via RevisionMate within the first six months of enrolment. 60% passmark.

Exam: must be completed within 18 months from the date of enrolment. 65% passmark.

Units with "*" are compulsory units in completing the qualification for Dip CII designation.
M80 - Underwriting Practice (20 Diploma credits)

- Key influences of the regulatory and commercial environment on underwriting

- Key aspects of underwriting policy and practice

- How statistical data is used for underwriting

- Principles and practices of risk pricing

- Risk exposure and control

Segment 1

08 - 10 Nov 2015 | Sun - Tue | 5:30 - 8:30 PM

Segment 2

29 Nov, 01 & 03 Dec 2015 | Sun, Tue, & Thu | 5:30 - 8:30 PM

Segment 3

20 - 22 Dec 2015 | Sun - Tue | 5:30 - 8:30 PM


EXAM: 07 Jan 2016 (THU) | 5:30 - 8:30 PM

Tuition Fee: AED 3,500 (175 X 20 credits)

Mixed Assessment Fee: AED 2,260 

(mixed assessment includes official CII study text, coursework, and exam entry)

*M05 - Insurance Law (25 Diploma credits)

- Nature and sources of law and legal systems

- Concept of legal personality

- Understand the principles of the law of tort and the characteristics of the main Torts

- Understand the law of contract

- Understand the law of agency and its application to insurance

- Main principles governing the formation of insurance contracts

- Understand how the terms of insurance contract are classified and the effect of a breach of an insurance contract term by the insured and of other vitiating factors

- Main legal principles governing the making of an insurance claim

- How losses are measured and how the principle of indemnity applies to insurance claims

- How the principles of subrogation and contribution apply to insurance claims

Segment 1

  • Friday, 5 February 2016
  • Saturday, 6 February 2016
  • Friday, 12 February 2016
  • Saturday, 13 February 2016

Segment 2

  • Friday, 19 February 2016
  • Saturday, 20 February 2016
  • Saturday, 27 February 2016

Segment 3

  • Saturday, 5 March 2016
  • Saturday, 12 March 2016
  • Saturday, 19 March 2016

Segment 4

  • Saturday, 26 March 2016
  • Friday, 1 April 2016
  • Saturday, 2 April 2016

Segment 5

  • Saturday, 9 April 2016
  • Saturday, 16 April 2016
  • Saturday, 23 April 2016

TIMINGS: 9:00 - 12:00 PM

Tuition Fee: AED 4,375 (175 x 25 credits)

Mixed Assessment Fee: AED 2,260

(mixed assessment includes official CII study text, coursework, and exam entry)

M85 - Claims and Practice (20 Diploma credits)

- Key aspects of claims handling

- Key aspects of handling personal lines claims, including motor

- Key aspects of handling property claims, including business interruption

- Key aspects of handling third party liability claims

Segment 1

08 -10 May 2016 | Sun - Tue | 5:30 - 8:30 PM

Segment 2

29 - 31 May 2016 | Sun -Tue | 5:30 - 8:30 PM

Segment 3

10 -12 Jul 2016 | Sun - Tue | 5:30 - 8:30 PM


EXAM: 23 Jul 2016 (SAT) | 10:00 - 12:00 PM

Tuition Fee: AED 3,500 (175 x 20 credits)

Mixed Assessment Fee: AED 2,260

(mixed assessment includes official CII study text, coursework, and exam entry)

*M92 - Insurance Business and Finance (25 Diploma credits)

- Structure of the insurance industry

- The management of insurance businesses

- Main aspects of corporate governance

- The role of common functions within insurance organisations

- Understand accounting principles and practices and their application

- The main practices of insurance company accounts

- Analyse business using financial ratios

- Understand the financial strength of insurance companies

Segment 1

31 Jul - 02 Aug 2016 | Sun - Tue | 5:30 - 8:30 PM

Segment 2

28 - 30 Aug 2016 | Sun - Tue | 5:30 - 8:30 PM

Segment 3

18 - 20 Sep 2016 | Sun - Tue | 5:30 - 8:30 PM

Segment 4

09 - 11 Oct 2016 | Sun -Tue | 5:30 - 8:30 PM


EXAM: 29 Oct 2016 (SAT) | 10:00 - 12:00 PM

Tuition Fee: AED 4,375 (175 x 25 credits)

Mixed Assessment Fee: AED 2,260

(mixed assessment includes official CII study text, coursework, and exam entry)

The objective of this unit is to develop knowledge and understanding of the fundamental principles and practices of Insurance business and finance practice.

M92 mixed assessment is a pilot offering an alternative to assessment purely by examination for unit(P92) Insurance business and finance.

 

 

Segment 1 : 31 Jul - 02 Aug 2016 (Sun -Tue; 5:30 - 8:30 P.M.)

Segment 2 : 29 - 30 Aug 2016 (Sun - Tue; 5:30 - 8:30 P.M.)

Segment 3 : 18 - 20 Sep 2016 (Sun - Tue; 5:30 - 8:30 P.M.)

Segment 4 : 09 - 11 Oct 2016 (Sun - Tue; 5:30 - 8:30 P.M.)

25 Diploma credits.

This course if offered in English only.

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