UCT Life Insurance Claims Assessors’ Short Course

This course is run in partnership with the University of Cape Town (UCT) and is an officially endorsed UCT Short Course. The course was developed in collaboration with experienced industry practitioners to assist in professionalising the role of life insurance claims assessors. To ensure a rich and relevant learning experience, our Programme Champion, Phumla Motsa, invites a diverse group of highly experienced guest speakers, including a range of life insurance medical doctors who will share their specialised knowledge and experience with you. In 2023, this short course will be offered as follows:

METHOD OF DELIVERY DATE COURSE FEE
Online: 18 full-day sessions (Wednesdays) via Zoom

8, 15, 22, 29 March 2023
5, 12, 19, 26 April 2023
3, 10, 17, 24, 31 May 2023
7, 14, 21, 28 June 2023
5 July 2023

R27, 950 + VAT
Face-to-face: 20 face-to-face full-day sessions, taking place in Johannesburg over 5 consecutive days per month

24 - 28 July 2023
14 - 18 August 2023
11 - 15 September 2023
16 - 20 October 2023

R39,350 + VAT


In accordance with UCT’s assessment requirements, there will be a variety of assignments and online assessments during the course, and one 3-hour final exam at the end of each of the courses. 

The UCT Life Insurance Claims Assessors Short Course is recognised by the Insurance Institute of South Africa (IISA) for CPD points which can be claimed by delegates who successfully complete the course. To download a brochure with detailed course content and delivery approach, click here