Traditional Study Options

ANZIIF is committed to providing relevant, high quality qualifications that set the benchmark for insurance industry education and training.

ANZIIF operates as a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) under the Australian Quality Training Framework (AQTF), the Australian Government’s quality assurance system for vocational education and training providers. As an RTO, ANZIIF’s education is recognised as meeting all compliance and regulatory guidelines.

From 2016, ANZIIF will offer ANZIIF Skills Units  in addition to traditional Semester Study. ANZIIF Skills Units will be concentrated; skills- based modules of five weeks duration. The full breadth of units will be rolled out over the course of 2016. Students can choose to complete units relevant to their career aspirations or current job, or complete a series of units to attain a professional qualification. 

ANZIIF delivers Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) professional qualifications in the below.

Professional Qualifications:

  • General
    Insurance

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    General
    Insurance

    ANZIIF offers a range of General Insurance professional qualifications developed by industry experts.

    Certificate III in General Insurance FNS30515

    Our Certificate III in General Insurance is a 12-24 month employment-based training program that gives a solid understanding of the insurance industry and provides a foundation for further development. 

    Certificate IV in General Insurance FNS41415

    The Certificate IV in General Insurance is a great start to a career in insurance, and is the essential qualification for those who handle claims, issue insurance contracts,  and deal with customer inquiries. Completion of the Certificate IV also meets the requirements of ANZIIF Associate (CIP) membership. 

    Diploma of General Insurance FNS51115

    The Diploma of General Insurance is designed for insurance professionals who lead a claims or underwriting team, handle complex claims, underwrite complex risks and review portfolio performance. Completion of the Diploma of General Insurance meets the requirements of ANZIIF Senior Associate (CIP) membership. 

    Certificate III in General Insurance FNS30515

    Certificate IV in General Insurance FNS41415

    Diploma of General Insurance FNS51115



  • Personal Injury
    and Disability Insurance Management

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    Personal Injury
    and Disability Insurance Management

    ANZIIF offers workers compensation professionals a full range of education solutions to help them succeed in their field.

    This includes professional recognition through ANZIIF membership, internationally recognised qualifications and practical professional development activities.

    ANZIIF offers the following qualification in personal injury management.

    Diploma of Personal Injury and Disability Insurance Management FNS51915

  • Life
    Insurance

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    Life
    Insurance

    As the leading professional membership and education body for the insurance and financial services industry ANZIIF is uniquely placed to offer people working in life insurance a range of professional solutions.

    From professional recognition through ANZIIF membership to internationally recognised qualifications and practical, day-to-day professional development activities designed to meet regulatory requirements, ANZIIF offers the life insurance community the best mix of quality and affordable services.

    ANZIIF offers the following professional qualifications in Life Insurance: 

    Certificate IV in Life Insurance FNS41515

    Diploma of Life Insurance FNS51315

  • Insurance
    Broking

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    Insurance
    Broking

    ANZIIF offers a range of Insurance Broking education and training options, which have been developed in consultation with senior broking professionals in New Zealand and Australia to ensure that it is relevant to your situation. 

    Certificate III in Insurance Broking
    Our Certificate III in Insurance Broking is a 12-24 month employment-based training program that gives a solid understanding of the insurance industry and provides a foundation for further development. 

    Diploma of Insurance Broking
    ANZIIF’s Diploma of Insurance Broking  is now delivered via our newly developed Skills Units. 

    With the flexibility to study where and when best suits, units are delivered online, and are five or seven weeks long. All Skills Units are formally recognised, and have been designed to be applied directly to the workplace. 

    Brokers can focus on the areas of business they wish to develop, taking units as standalone short courses or, if desired, units can be combined to attain a formal qualification, such as the Diploma of Insurance Broking. Brokers who choose to attain the Diploma will upon completion become CIP members of ANZIIF. 

    Download the ANZIIF Diploma of Insurance Broking brochure

    If you are a New Zealand insurance broker, click here  for more information specific to you.

    Certificate III in Insurance Broking

    Diploma of Insurance Broking

  • Loss
    Adjusting

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    Loss
    Adjusting

    AICLA

    The Diploma is also the basis for membership advancement within the Australian Institute of Chartered Loss Adjusters (AICLA)

    Successful completion of LA501, LA502, LA503 and LA504 fulfills the educational requirements to obtain AICLA's Certificate in Loss Adjusting Practice. Two elective modules (from LA507 - LA511) will still be required for AICLA’s (Australasian Institute of Chartered Loss Adjusters) Associate membership and Chartered status. To learn more please contact AICLA at adminoffice@aicla.org.

    ANZIIF offers the Diploma of Loss Adjusting, a professional qualification developed by industry experts.

    This qualification is highly regarded across the industry and provides students with the skills and knowledge to succeed in their careers. Once qualified, graduates automatically become full members of ANZIIF, the premier industry membership body in the Asia-Pacific region.

    ANZIIF offers the following qualification in loss adjusting.

    Diploma of Loss Adjusting FNS51415

  • Risk
    Management

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    Risk
    Management

    ANZIIF offers the Diploma of Integrated Risk Management, a professional qualification developed by industry experts.

    This qualification is highly regarded across the industry and provides students with the skills and knowledge to succeed in their careers.

    ANZIIF offers two professional risk management qualifications developed by industry experts. 

    These qualifications are highly regarded across the industry and provide students with the skills and knowledge necessary to succeed in their careers.

    Select a course from the following list to learn more. 

    Diploma of Integrated Risk Management FNS50815

    Diploma of Integrated Risk Management - Public Sector FNS50815

Compliance Accreditations

ANZIIF offers a range of Australian Securities and Investments Commission Regulatory Guide 146 (ASIC RG146) compliance solutions for financial services professionals.

There are two levels of compliance within ASIC RG 146, Tier 1 and Tier 2.

Tier 1 compliance

Tier 1 compliance is compulsory for those giving detailed advice in insurance broking, life insurance, superannuation, financial planning, managed investments, derivatives, securities and general insurance, including personal accident and sickness products.

Tier 2 compliance

Tier 2 General Insurance compliance is required for those who provide general and/or personal advice on insurance products.

Select a course from the list below to find out more.

  • General
    Insurance

    Financial Planning

    General
    Insurance

    For general insurance, there are two levels of compliance within ASIC RG 146 -Tier 1 and Tier 2. 

    Tier 1 
    Tier 1 compliance is compulsory for those giving advice on personal accident and sickness products. 

    Tier 2 
    Tier 2 general insurance compliance is required for those who provide advice on all other general insurance products, except personal accident and sickness.

    ANZIIF offers a number of pathways to these qualifications. The direct path to Tier 1 General Insurance Personal Accident and Sickness compliance is to study GI401 and GI402, both of which belong to the Certificate IV in General Insurance. Alternatively, if you have undertaken previous study, you may be able to follow an upgrade or bridging pathway. The upgrade and bridging modules enable students to upgrade from Tier 2 compliance to Tier 1 compliance or to cross between Tier 1 Broking compliance and Tier 1 General Insurance compliance. The modules also provide credit for specific award course modules, as well as a resulting pathway into a certificate or diploma qualification.

    Upon gaining a Tier 1 or Tier 2 qualification, you can become an affiliate member of ANZIIF.

    Tier 1 General Insurance Personal Accident and Sickness compliance

    Bridging from Tier 1 Insurance Broking compliance

    Tier 2 Compliance Personal and General Advice

    Upgrade from ASIC Tier 2 compliance 

    Tier 2 Compliance General Advice

  • Insurance Broking

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    Insurance Broking

    Tier 1 compliance is compulsory for those giving advice in insurance broking. The direct path to Tier 1 Insurance Broking Compliance is to study BR30001-15 Provide Professional Insurance Broking Services and Advice. 

    Upon gaining a Tier 1 Insurance Broking Compliance qualification you can become an affiliate member of ANZIIF.

    Select from the course list below  to find out more:

    Tier 1 Insurance Broking Compliance

    Tier 2 Personal Advice for Brokers

  • Life Insurance

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    Life Insurance

    ANZIIF offers a Tier 1 compliance solution for those customer facing staff working in the life sector who provide advice to clients on life insurance products and services.

    Upon gaining a Tier 1 qualification, you can become an affiliate member of ANZIIF.

    Tier 1 Life Insurance Compliance