FNS51120 Diploma of General Insurance

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Course Overview

Advance your career in the Australian insurance industry with the FNS51120 Diploma of General Insurance. This nationally recognised diploma begins with the professional practices required in the financial services industry, and develops your knowledge of general insurance products and services. You’ll then gain specialists skills in claims management, underwriting, client relationships, risk management, leadership, and business administration. Depending on your course provider, this course may contain ASIC Tier 1 Compliance modules. Enquire now for entry requirements, a full list of study units, and upcoming course dates:

PLEASE NOTE: always check with your course provider before enrolling if you need to complete ASIC Compliance modules.


Nationally recognised training

Average duration

18 months

Suitable For

This course is ideal for people who have the following knowledge, skills or abilities:

Critical Thinking

Evaluating the benefits and costs of different solutions for a problem.

Customer and Personal Service

Such as understanding customer needs, providing good quality service, and measuring customer satisfaction.

Deductive Reasoning

Use rules to solve problems.


Bringing others together and trying to sort out their differences.


This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Insurance Broker$1,350 weekly pay
Insurance Consultant$1,250 weekly pay

Please note that weekly pay figures are estimates only of what you could possibly earn.

Benefits of Nationally Recognised Training

This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

Recognition of Prior Learning
RTOs are also able to offer Recognition of Prior Learning for work experience or formal qualifications you may have undertaken to shorten the time you have to study. Ask a course provider for more details during the enrolment process.

Payment Options

Course providers may offer flexible payment options for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront.

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