How can we make the most of learning during the coronavirus lockdown? Jessica Capper looks at how CPD recording can successfully continue, even though our working lives might have changed dramatically.
Learning and Development
FCA Allowing Individuals to Carry Over CPD Due to Coronavirus
The FCA has published guidance for firms on its expectations regarding CPD during the coronavirus pandemic. This article outlines the exceptional circumstances which would allow firms to defer individuals’ CPD to the next CPD year as well as how firms can help staff continue their CPD.
Are we too set in our ways to learn?
CPD is not a one-off event – it’s important, for the sake of ourselves and our clients, that we keep our knowledge up-to-date.
Reflections of an Apprentice
Having successfully completed her apprenticeship and joined the RWA team on a permanent basis, Jessica Capper reflects on her personal development and what she's learnt in her role as Design and Content Assistant at RWA.
Remote Working – A chance to catch up on CPD?
Over the last few weeks, our daily lives and routines have changed significantly, with many of us having to prepare for an extended period of working from home. If you have the opportunity, why not spend some time focusing on your professional development?
Changes to Monthly Assessments 2020
From January 2020, the Monthly Assessments on the Aviva Development Zone will experience minor changes.
CPD – Don’t Leave it Until the Last Moment!
Have you completed your CPD hours for this year? Avoid a last-minute rush and prioritise your professional development sooner rather than later.
The IDD - A Year On
Almost a year since the Insurance Distribution Directive (IDD) came into force for insurance intermediaries, are firms meeting their training requirements?
Is your team getting the most out of their CPD?
CPD is a regulatory requirement for staff at all levels in the insurance distribution chain and meaningful learning and development can have huge benefits for teams and individuals. Jessica Capper takes a look at what you can do to ensure your team is making the most of the CPD they are undertaking.