IT Sigo

  • Mayo man Jason Walmsey has graduated from The Insurance Institute’s first ever Insurance Practitioner Apprenticeship.   Jason, along with 32 other apprentices from all over Ireland, graduated at an awards ceremony in IT Sligo.

    The Insurance Practitioner Apprenticeship is the first of its kind in Ireland and the first apprenticeship to award a Level 8 honours degree. It is delivered by The Insurance Institute in partnership with IT Sligo and LIA.  Apprentices gain their qualifications through a three-year programme of distance learning and on-the-job experience in insurance companies.

    The programme is open to everyone.

    Apprentices are paid a salary in line with standard industry entry-level salaries;

    Further information on the Insurance Practitioner Apprenticeship is available at: