The Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (CIIN) has revealed plans to partner the Federal Ministry of Education in the teaching of insurance as subject in schools. The institute has also implored insurance professionals to volunteer as teachers and lecturers, so as to make up for the dearth of insurance teachers and lecturers in the nation’s academic institutions.
President of the CIIN, Lady Isioma Chukwuma, who stated this recently at a press parley in Lagos, added that the institute has aided in the study and teaching of insurance by providing support to institutions across the country through donation of course books, equipping libraries with study materials and equipment.
She noted that the institute’s train-the-trainer programme was designed to upscale insurance education and to ensure that insurance teachers possess the required skills for imparting the necessary knowledge to the future generation of insurance practitioners. Read more