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September 2017

Introduction to Trusteeship - Part 2: The practice (IP1709)

This course is the second of two 1-day courses which together provide an introduction to the role of a pension scheme trustee. It is suitable for new trustees who have already learned the rudiments of pension scheme trusteeship or if you have already attended Introduction to trusteeship Part 1: The theory.

Retirement Guidance - supporting employees virtual training (VTRG1709)

Session 1 - Retirement and later life options  - 27 September 2017  11:00 -12:00

This training covers Financing retirement  eg affordability, retirement duration, family commitments, financial health checks, budgeting, guidance v advice and where to go to gain more information

 

Session 2 - Accessing retirement savings  27 September 2017 – 14:00 – 15:00

This training covers sources of retirement income, the outcomes from workplace pensions and the factors which impact upon retirement savings eg pension scheme type, taxation and employee choices.

Pension Basics Virtual Training (VTBP1709B)

Pension Basics is in two parts: Session 1 - Getting to know the UK pensions system (11:00am -12:00 noon). Session 2 - Understanding the outcomes, which will take place on a future date you select during the booking journey (14:00pm -15:00pm).  The sessions are offered through our virtual training platform and together they explore, for example, the key principles of UK pensions, their characteristics and finances, the organisations that monitor them and where to go to get more information.
October 2017

Webinar: ENABLING Better quality member data - Understanding what good looks like for the private sector (WE1710)

This Webinar highlights the importance of data management in private sector pension arrangements.

Introduction to Trusteeship - Part 1: The Theory (IT1710)

This course is the first of two 1-day courses which together provide an introduction to the role of a pension scheme trustee. If you are new to trusteeship or thinking about becoming a pension scheme trustee this course is right for you. Learn the theory of pension scheme trusteeship, including what is expected from trustees and how to apply good scheme governance.

Teach-in 08: Pensions administration beyond the service level agreement (TI1710B)

In this teach-in, we explain the factors that influence and support high-quality pensions administration.

November 2017

Introduction to Trusteeship - Part 1: The Theory (IT1711)

This course is the first of two 1-day courses which together provide an introduction to the role of a pension scheme trustee. If you are new to trusteeship or thinking about becoming a pension scheme trustee this course is right for you. Learn the theory of pension scheme trusteeship, including what is expected from trustees and how to apply good scheme governance.

Understanding Investments Virtual Training (VTUI1711)

Understanding Investments is in two parts: Session 1 – The fundamentals (11:00 -12:00 noon).  Session 2 – The Characteristics (14:00 -15:00)

The sessions are offered through our virtual training platform and together they explore, for example, reasons why pension schemes invest  and the factors that may influence investment performance. It looks at the investments most frequently used by pension funds, their main characteristics and risks, and key varieties of investment management.

Introduction to Trusteeship - Part 2: The practice (IP1711)

This course is the second of two 1-day courses which together provide an introduction to the role of a pension scheme trustee. It is suitable for new trustees who have already learned the rudiments of pension scheme trusteeship or if you have already attended Introduction to trusteeship Part 1: The theory.

December 2017

Retirement Guidance - supporting employees virtual training (VTRG1712)

Session 1 - Retirement and later life options  - 11 December 2017  11:00 -12:00

This training covers Financing retirement  eg affordability, retirement duration, family commitments, financial health checks, budgeting, guidance v advice and where to go to gain more information

 

Session 2 - Accessing retirement savings  11 January 2018– 14:00 – 15:00

This training covers sources of retirement income, the outcomes from workplace pensions and the factors which impact upon retirement savings eg pension scheme type, taxation and employee choices.