Insurance coverage Division Internet hosting NextGen Academy for School College students Fascinated with Exploring Insurance coverage Careers – Pennsylvania Pressroom

August 17, 2022 By admin


06/27/2022
Harrisburg, PA – Pennsylvania Appearing Insurance coverage Commissioner Michael Humphreys at present introduced the division, together with a working group of stakeholder companions, will host the Pennsylvania NextGen Insurance coverage Academy. The registration hyperlink is out there at insurance coverage.pa.gov/NextGen via July 22, however college students are inspired to register early, as there are restricted seats accessible.
 
The NextGen Insurance coverage Academy is an interactive workshop for school college students hosted by the Pennsylvania Insurance coverage Division. The goal is to supply college students with a complete overview of insurance coverage and join them with assets to assist direct their profession path. The curriculum shall be introduced by a various group of insurance coverage professionals from all sectors of the trade, together with authorities and regulatory companies, personal insurance coverage corporations and shopper advocates.
 
"The Insurance coverage Division noticed the necessity to join younger individuals with jobs within the insurance coverage trade and created the Subsequent Gen Insurance coverage Academy to offer school college students a possibility to look at extra carefully the varied careers accessible throughout the trade," mentioned Humphreys. "The academy permits college students the possibility to community with trade professionals, study extra about profession paths, and decide what path they wish to pursue."
 
The Pennsylvania NexGen Insurance coverage Academy shall be held August 1- 4, in Harrisburg. The academy agenda consists of courses reminiscent of "Roadmap – From Diploma to Insurance coverage Profession," "Careers with the State," and a "CAR-B-QUE," the place college students will observe a managed automobile burning and study methods to determine potential fraud. Business panelists may also cowl scorching matters reminiscent of InsurTech and Innovation, and college students shall be provided distinctive alternatives reminiscent of a resume workshop and a capitol tour.
 
The academy will shut on August 4 with a job honest. Greater than a dozen employers are anticipated on the occasion to supply alternatives for internships and full-time positions. Upon completion, contributors will earn a Pennsylvania NextGen Insurance coverage Academy Certificates.
 
The academy itself is free. A continental breakfast and lunch shall be served every day, and parking shall be offered every day.
 
"The Subsequent Gen Insurance coverage Academy is a singular alternative to get hands-on with the varied careers throughout the trade, in fields reminiscent of actuarial science, danger administration, finance, accounting, public coverage, and extra," mentioned Humphreys. "These careers are rewarding and very important to serving to people and households discover monetary safety for his or her well being, properties, companies and automobiles. We encourage college students serious about pursuing employment in these necessary fields to study extra about them first-hand on the academy, to get a head begin in what guarantees to be a satisfying expertise."
 
Extra data, agenda, and registration for the Subsequent Gen Insurance coverage Academy may be discovered at insurance coverage.pa.gov/NextGen.

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