Develop your cyber knowledge with Aviva

Do you want to improve your cyber knowledge so you can confidently discuss cyber risks with your clients? From understanding cyber terminology to why customers need cyber insurance, this online 8-hour Continuous Professional Development (CPD) course takes you through 7 learning modules, with a final assessment for the qualification.

The Aviva Certified Cyber Insurance and Risk Professional (ACCIRP) course has been developed with our specialist learning and development team and external partner RWA, to provide engaging material with mini exercises throughout, reinforcing your cyber learning.

This training is accessed via . If you would like to benefit from this training programme but you don’t currently have a DevZone licence, you can apply for one of our free places, with access to ACCIRP for three months.*

There’s limited availability so if you would like to apply, please click here and let us know your name, email address and your brokerage.

What will the ACCIRP modules cover?

Module 1: Introduction to cyber risks

This module will demonstrate what a cyber risk is and how it's identified. You'll also learn what types of cyber attacks can occur and who carries them out.

Module 2: Cyber terminology

Introducing some key terms that you'll encounter when dealing with cyber risks. This will help you to recognise and understand key terminology, for example phishing or malware.

Module 3: Why do customers need cyber insurance?

After completing this module you'll be aware of the prevalence of cyber crime in the UK and how cyber threats are growing, the common misconceptions surrounding cyber threats and what these threats are, based on industry sector.

Module 4: Cover provided by cyber insurance

This module will help you get to grip with how cyber policies work by helping you understand the covers commonly included with a Cyber Insurance policy, the key policy wordings associated and their common exceptions and conditions.

Module 5: Claims response and management

Understand the importance of timely and accurate reporting. It will also help you understand loss mitigation and remediation, as well as effective claims management.

Module 6: Underwriting factors

This module demonstrates and highlights the importance of the key underwriting factors used in cyber insurance and how they're used in assessing cyber risk.

Module 7: Objection Handling and How to Sell

By completing this module you'll be able to identify the common objections associated with selling cyber insurance and understand ways of overcoming these objections.

Take a look at our video which introduces the different modules on the Aviva Development Zone.

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Transcript  for video Aviva Cyber Diploma

New to Aviva Development Zone: The Aviva Certified Cyber Insurance and Risk Professional Certification.

An introduction to all things cyber that gives you the confidence and know-how to determine and discuss the cyber risks your clients face and to understand the key elements Aviva's covers offer to combat these risks.

With 7 learning modules, this 8-hour CPD course lets you trade cyber uncertainty for cyber certification.

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* Licences are available on a first come first served basis, and once all the free licences have been distributed, Aviva shall not be obliged to provide a licence to any applicant. No alternative will be provided. Aviva, in its sole discretion, can refuse to provide a licence for any reason. Aviva has the right to withdraw this offer at any time without providing prior notice. Aviva will not be liable for any direct or indirect, losses or costs which the user or their employer suffers from the use, possession, or operation of the licence. By applying for this licence, you agree to adhere to our, and the hosts, digital terms and conditions.