What is a Skills Bootcamp?
Skills Bootcamps are short duration, flexible courses, giving people the opportunity to build up sector-specific skills. Skills Bootcamps are funded in part by the Department for Education / UK Government. They are free to learners, with Employers expected to contribute an amount towards the training.
Our 12-week Skills Bootcamp in Data in Insurance is unique to the sector and gives those working in Claims, Broking and Underwriting the knowledge and skills to understand, explain and present the data that they use as part of their jobs, in a way that meets the needs of the wider organisation.
Places on the Skills Bootcamp can also be extended to include any other roles where data is interpreted and used by insurance individuals, such as in operations, and front and back office roles, strengthening both organisational and industry-wide data proficiency.
How does Davies deliver?
Our Skills Bootcamp in Data in Insurance is delivered virtually over 12 weeks.
The Skills Bootcamp includes;
- 99 hours of Group Learning Sessions & workshops
- 4 one to one Coach Support Sessions
- 22 hours of expected self-study
- Career development group learning sessions and activities
- Additional Online learning (accessed via PC or mobile)
What does the programme cover?
The Data in Insurance Skills Bootcamp aims to provide insurance industry professionals with essential data handling skills to enhance their confidence, expand their skillset, and support organisational success.
Module 1 Developing a data mindset in insurance
This module develops data understanding and interpretation. Developing the data mindset isn’t just about numbers and decimal points. Learners will look at the different sources of data within the Financial Services sector, how a good hypothesis is vital and to use data results to tell a story.
Module 2 Levelling up your Data Analysis Skills
In this module, learners develop data visualisation and data agility, by understanding how to utilise Microsoft Excel to it’s full potential. Learners will use Excel’s range of tools to visualise data sets and generate statistical analyses.
Module 3 Bringing data to life – Data Analysis Project
In this module the learning around data analysis is put into practice through a project using contextualised examples, culminating in a peer group presentation of the project.