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Certificate IV in Life Insurance (Underwriting Stream)

FNS41515

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Course description

Duration

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26 wks

Study mode

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Online

Start date

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  • Gain an introduction to legislation, claims, & life insurance products & services with the Certificate IV in Life Insurance - Underwriting stream (FNS41515)
  • Ideal for people who already work or want to work in the life insurance industry & are looking to build their client management skills
  • Learn about risk, underwriting complex medical risk, underwriting complex non-medical risk and the use of specialist terminology

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Campus options

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Online (self paced)

26 wks

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Course details

Entry requirements
This course requires you to read comprehensive learner workbooks, complete a range of written assessments, undertake independent research activities and at times engage in online forums and discussions. The delivery mode relies on written and oral communication to meet the requirements of the units of competency. If you have any doubts about whether you have the language, literacy, and numeracy skills to undertake this program, please contact Kaplan Professional; AND Individuals will also require basic computer skills in order to complete this qualification.
Location
Online
Start dates
Start anytime
Duration
Self-paced: 26 weeks
Study mode
Online
Education institution
Kaplan Professional (RTO 90116)
Price
The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including your citizenship or whether you have completed any other courses. To find out more, contact the course provider.
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Course content

13 units

  • FNSINC301 - Work effectively in the financial services industry (Core)
  • FNSILF403 - Develop and maintain in-depth knowledge products and services used by the life insurance sector (Core)
  • FNSCUS301 - Respond to customer enquiries (Elective)
  • FNSCUS403 - Deliver a professional service to customers (Elective)
  • FNSCUS402 - Resolve disputes (Elective)
  • BSBCMM301 - Process customer complaints (Elective)
  • FNSILF401 - Contribute to the life risk underwriting process (Elective)
  • FNSISV402 - Underwrite new business (Elective)
  • FNSILF502 - Underwrite complex medical risks (Elective)
  • FNSILF503 - Underwrite complex non-medical risks (Elective)
  • FNSILF405 - Receive and evaluate life insurance claims (Elective)
  • FNSISV406 - Use specialist terminology in insurance claims (Elective)
  • FNSISV407 - Use medical terminology in an insurance context (Elective)

Entry requirements

This course requires you to read comprehensive learner workbooks, complete a range of written assessments, undertake independent research activities and at times engage in online forums and discussions. The delivery mode relies on written and oral communication to meet the requirements of the units of competency. If you have any doubts about whether you have the language, literacy, and numeracy skills to undertake this program, please contact Kaplan Professional. Individuals will also require basic computer skills in order to complete this qualification.

What you’ll learn

You’ll learn how to:

  • Apply legislation, regulation and procedures to to a life underwriting job role
  • Identify life insurance products and services and who they are suitable for
  • Understand the concepts of life risk and underwriting
  • Respond to client enquiries with client relationship management skills
  • Present a positive perception and adapt to a diversity of clients
  • Use client feedback to participate in continuous improvement processes
  • Understand the dispute resolution process and complaint management skills
  • Explain the process of underwriting complex medical risks
  • Understand the process of underwriting complex non-medical risks
  • Describe the concepts of claims assessment and its relationship to underwriting
  • Seek assistance with complex specialist and medical terminology as needed

Recognition

Nationally recognised - meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.

Australian Qualifications Framework
Nationally Recognised Qualification

Support and delivery

When you study with Kaplan, you will have access to:

  • All course materials
  • Additional learning resources
  • Topic review quizzes
  • Online technical support

Resources required:

Computing requirements: You can access KapLearn using any of the browsers below, but it runs best on the latest versions:

  • Firefox 3 or later
  • Chrome 4 or later
  • Safari 3 or later
  • Internet Explorer

To successfully complete this qualification, individuals will require basic computing skills. This may include:

  • Saving and editing Microsoft Office documents
  • Researching, accessing and searching the internet
  • Downloading and saving documents from websites
  • Uploading documents through websites

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