Supports for Employers


From global companies to Irish owned brokerages, we help companies deliver their talent and compliance strategies.

Employer Benefits

Employer Benefits

Corporate Approved Payment Scheme (CAPS)

Operating a CAPS facilitates greater efficiencies when it comes to the administration of Institute membership and staff engagement with education programmes.


Employer portal

Have oversight of your funded staff members' including CPD completion for graduate members and funded education programme applications and exam pass rates. Also, submit content for CPD accreditation.


Business support

Dedicated one-to-one support answering any queries you have around membership renewals, programme/exam registrations, CPD activities and regulatory compliance for you and your employees.


Insurance Practitioner Apprenticeship

Apprenticeships are an exciting and proven way for employers to develop talent.

Benefits of hiring an apprentice


The initiative is Government supported, which means the tuition fees are funded and student fees are largely subsidised and payable by the apprentice

Soft skill development

Apprentices will develop strong communication, negotiation and organisation skills as part of their business modules

Fill your skill gaps

Develop the specialist skills you need to keep pace with the latest technology and working practice.

Fast-track to compliance

The apprentice gains the APA at the end of year one and the CIP/QFA at the end of year two.

CPD Accreditation

28,000+ Working in insurance in Ireland
500+ Insurance organisations in Ireland alone
3,000+ New insurance jobs by 2026
15,000+ Insurance Institute members

Frequently asked questions

  • Companies, large and small, can centrally transact with The Insurance Institute via CAPS facilitating greater efficiencies in the administration of interactions with funded company staff - whilst ensuring staff have continued access to Institute services in order to maintain their educational development and compliance.

    Participation in CAPS also gives companies access to the Employer Portal, which contains a suite of reports to help monitor funded staff’s logged CPD hours, exam attendance and pass/fail exam results throughout the year. 

  • If you are interested in joining CAPS or would like more information please contact our Corporate Account Manager, Nicola Carroll at or 01 645 6625

  • Companies can voluntarily sign up to CAPS to fund staff members annual membership fees, and potentially also fund exam registration fees if required – you can choose, and amend as required.

    There is no additional fee for the company to join this scheme – it really is just to help companies seamlessly renew/manage memberships and exam registrations and receive the invoice directly at the end of the month.

  • If you have any questions regarding how The Insurance Institute can support your business, please contact our Corporate Account Manager, Nicola Carroll at or 01 645 6625.

  • If you're interested in taking on an apprentice, head over to to learn more about the programme and how to apply.

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