Insurance Practitioner -
Underwriting Assistant

Level 3 Apprenticeship
Insurance Practitioner -
Underwriting Assistant

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Who is this programme for?

Assistant Underwriters work alongside underwriters and brokers to facilitate the drafting of insurance policies and documentation. The role requires the ability to analyse data and compile complex information. Individuals in these roles are required to adhere to regulatory controls and liaise with a range of stakeholders; such as clients, internal and external colleagues.

This programme is aimed at those entering the insurance market and progressing to becoming a qualified underwriter. This programme is tailored for:

  • Assistant Underwriter

How does Davies deliver?

Our programme is built around a professional apprenticeship. The learning is wrapped around and incorporates daily work, this is supplemented by ‘off the job’ development, which on average accounts for 6 hours per week (completed within paid time). Access to all of our training content is via our digital platforms enabling 100% remote delivery. This incorporates:

  • Virtual classroom learning & workshops
  • Online learning (accessed via PC or mobile)
  • 121 coaching & support from industry practitioners
  • Professional Qualification Support

What does the programme cover?

This programme will develop Knowledge, Skills, and Behaviours and will provide people with the awareness and capabilities required to accelerate their career in underwriting.


Organisational Vision, Aims & Objectives | Stakeholder Engagement | Data Compliance | IT | Products and Services | Risk Indicators | Underwriting Limits


Technical Ability | Management of Information & Data | Communication Compliance | Team Work | Managing Insurance Risks | Insurance & Premium Decisions


Drive to Excel | Personal Accountability | Innovation | Professionalism

Programme details

Level 3 Apprenticeship

Professional qualifications
CII Cert in Insurance
CII Cert in Insurance London Markets

Duration: 15 Months
Funding Band: £8,000

Entry Requirements
  • To have the right to work in the UK
  • To have lived in the UK/EEA continuously for the past three years
  • At least a grade 4/C GCSE (or equivalent) in Maths and English
  • To have passed the Davies aptitude test
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