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Apr 06 2017, Over 700 interested in joining insurance industry as apprentices

Over 700 interested in joining insurance industry as apprentices

The Insurance Institute calls on employers to get involved

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Apr 06 2017, The Insurance Practitioner Apprenticeship launches its 2017 programme

The Insurance Practitioner Apprenticeship launches its 2017 programme

62% of young adults would consider an apprenticeship if available in an area of interest to them - over half of parents would encourage their child to undertake an apprenticeship. The Insurance Practitioner Apprenticeship launches its 2017 programme - over 100 apprenticeships available nationwide 

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Mar 07 2017, The Insurance Institute wins learning and development award for second year running

The Insurance Institute wins learning and development award for second year running

The Insurance Institute once again took home the Best Learning and Development Organisation award in the not-for-profit category at Friday night’s Irish Institute of Training and Development (IITD) awards, held at Killashee House in Naas. 
The award recognises the investment the organisation makes in training and developing its employees and the Institute were also the 2016 winners in this category.

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Feb 20 2017, Insurance apprenticeships get the nod at the Digital Media Awards

Insurance apprenticeships get the nod at the Digital Media Awards

The Insurance Institute took home the bronze award in the Best Website category at this year’s Digital Media Awards for our Careers in Insurance website – careers.iii.ie

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Feb 01 2017, Insurance Practitioner Apprentice to appear on Ireland AM this Thursday

Insurance Practitioner Apprentice to appear on Ireland AM this Thursday

The Insurance Institute have some exciting news. One of our apprentices, Paddy Power, will be appearing on TV3’s Ireland AM this Thursday 2 February at 8.15am to speak about his experience of the programme so far. 

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Nov 10 2016, The Insurance Institute on Eir Spiders shortlist

The Insurance Institute on Eir Spiders shortlist

A new website created by The Insurance Institute has been shortlisted for a 2016 Eir Spider Award in the ‘eLearning and Education’ category.

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Sep 19 2016, Ireland’s newest apprentices begin landmark insurance education journey

Ireland’s newest apprentices begin landmark insurance education journey

Ireland’s first ever Insurance Apprentices have started a ground-breaking Level 8 degree programme of study.

The new Insurance Practitioner Apprenticeship is a statutory apprenticeship, which has been developed jointly by the Industry’s education body, The Insurance Institute and Institute of Technology, Sligo. 

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Aug 02 2016, Dermot Murray takes the reins as CEO of The Insurance Institute

Dermot Murray takes the reins as CEO of The Insurance Institute

Dermot Murray has taken over as CEO of The Insurance Institute from Eamon Shackleton.

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Jun 17 2016, The Insurance Charities Awareness Week takes place from 20–24 June

The Insurance Charities Awareness Week takes place from 20–24 June

The Insurance Charities supports individuals and families associated with the insurance industry in the UK and Ireland who are suffering financial hardship.

The charity offers friendly advice and support during financial or health difficulties and is funded entirely by donations from those working in the insurance industry.

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Jun 15 2016, New McGovern Medal recognises outstanding educational achievement

New McGovern Medal recognises outstanding educational achievement

The Insurance Institute launched a new award at this year’s conferral ceremony, which recognises those who have achieved an outstanding milestone in their educational journey.

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