16 April 2019

Throughout 2019, a series of webinars will be delivered about key topics in the insurance industry. These webinars will be recorded and posted on this page for you to view.

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Ecclesiastical is dedicated to providing brokers with timely advice on a range of risk management, legal and regulatory compliance and specialist insurance topics. We understand the issues that affect your business and those that may impact your clients. By working with highly regarded experts, we are able to provide relevant guidance and support.


The Cyber Threat

  • Wednesday 27 Mar 2019, 13:30 – 14:15 GMT
  • 45 minutes duration
  • Presented by Nicolas Hartley, Head of Business Improvement and Innovation, Ecclesiastical.
This webinar provides an overview of the type of hackers that are likely to target an organisation, their techniques, and what can be done to limit their impact. The average cost of an attack can be £98 per record and approximately 70% of customers tell us they have no cyber protection or training. This webinar will assist you to discuss appropriate cyber cover with your clients. 
For further information about cyber threats and protection, you can visit previous articles on our website.
Next Ecclesiastical webinar:

Slips and trips in historic properties, new guidance unique to the heritage sector – due in May. Register your interest so you don't miss out.

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Insurance Distribution Directive (IDD) and Continuing Professional Development (CPD

  • Presented on Thursday 21 Mar 2019 12:30 - 13:00 GMT 
  • 32 minutes duration
  • Presented by Nicola Mathias, IDD/T&C Scheme Specialist, RWA.
The Insurance Distribution Directive (IDD) requires all insurance distributors and their employees to have the appropriate knowledge and ability to perform their roles. This must be supported by a minimum of 15 hours’ Continuing Professional Development (CPD) a year. Employees must have a minimum necessary knowledge of eight core areas. 
This webinar presents an overview of the eight core areas of the IDD and suggested areas of learning for each core area. CPD is also discussed and what can be recorded as CPD and why this is important.
For further information about the IDD, can be found in previous articles.

RWA is a leading business consultancy within the general insurance sector. We work with their team of specialists to provide our brokers with learning and advice to effectively manage and maintain their regulatory compliance.

Next RWA webinar:

Senior Managers and Certification Regime (SMCR), late May.