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611211 - Insurance Agent

Description

Represents insurance companies in selling insurance to clients. Registration or licensing is required.

Skill Level

3

Specialisations

    • Insurance Underwriter
    • Life Assurance Representative

Skills Assessment Authority

VETASSESS

Caveats

No caveats apply to this occupation.

Group: 6112 Insurance Agents

Description

represent insurance companies in selling insurance to clients.

Tasks

    • interviewing clients to identify their insurance needs
    • explaining to clients details of insurance and conditions, risk coverage, premiums and benefits
    • assisting clients to determine the type and level of coverage required
    • calculating premiums and establishing method of payment
    • reviewing clients' circumstances to ensure that the level and coverage of insurance is still appropriate
    • settling and monitoring insurance claims to ensure that both client and insurer are satisfied with the outcome
    • recording information about clients and their policies
    • identifying and drawing up lists of potential clients from a variety of sources and contacting them to arrange interviews
    • keeping up-to-date with changes in the insurance industry and informing clients of new developments

Skill Level

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.

In Australia:

AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)

In New Zealand:

NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)

At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.

Registration or licensing is required.

Occupations in this Group

    • 611211 Insurance Agent

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