Diploma in Insurance (Dip CII): M05 – Insurance law

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The insurance topics available at Diploma (Dip CII) level are various and equip the student with technical knowledge specific to a particular business/insurance area. Students aspiring to obtain a Diploma in Insurance conferred by the CII, need to accumulate 120 CII credits with at least 90 credits obtained at either Diploma or Advanced Diploma Level. Both M05 Insurance Law and M92 Business and Finance subjects are compulsory. The full Diploma course consists of different classes of insurance including the underwriting and claims course modules that are intended to provide the student with the technical ability to work within an insurance unit.


The Diploma in Insurance is a technical qualification for insurance staff working across all sectors of the industry. It is also the logical progression from the Certificate in Insurance. The Dip CII will provide successful participants with adequate technical knowledge and skills to be able to perform effectively in a challenging environment. In addition to being a valuable qualification in its own right, the Diploma can also be a milestone enroute to the completion of the Advanced Diploma (ACII).

Course Schedule

M05: Insurance Law

  1. Friday 03rd June 2022
  2. Friday 10th June 2022
  3. Friday 17th June 2022
  4. Friday 24th June 2022
  5. Friday 01st July 2022
  6. Friday 08th July 2022
  7. Friday 15th July 2022
  8. Friday 22nd July 2022
  9. Friday 29th July 2022
  10. Friday 05th August 2022
Course Duration and Time

10 sessions per unit of 1.5 hours, held once weekly between 1730-1900hrs. A further 90 hours of self-study are required for each of the units chosen.


There are no entry requirements for this course however, a good command of the English language is expected and familiarity with business subjects is also considered to be an asset. The CII recommends ‘O’ level standard of education and/or the Certificate in Insurance (CertCII)

Intended Audience
  • Insurance technicians and those who aspire to be insurance practitioners.
  • Supervisors, team leaders and those with long-term ambitions of assuming managerial responsibilities.
  • Those wishing to hold a recognized, respected international insurance qualification.
  • Insurance staff employed in support functions wishing to develop their knowledge of the business.
  • Those wanting to develop their knowledge and understanding as part of their progression towards completion of the Advanced Diploma in Insurance (ACII) and Chartered status

Students taking the examination will make arrangements with the CII directly, for the purchasing of the course reading material and to apply for the examination.

Further details may be sought from: https://www.cii.co.uk/learning/qualifications/diploma-in-insurance-qualification/

Other courses available

M67: Fundamentals of Risk Management

M80: Underwriting Practice

M81: Insurance Broking Practice

M85: Claims Practice

M86: Personal Insurances

M92: Insurance Business & Finance

M93: Commercial Property and Business Interruption

M94: Motor Insurance

M96: Liability Insurances

M97: Reinsurance

Discount and cancellation policy
  • Companies effecting group bookings (four or more participants) are entitled to a 10% discount. For group bookings kindly send an e-mail to info@mitcentre.com
  • A 25% cancellation fee is payable for cancellations received within 15 days of the start of the programme.
  • No refund will be entitled after the commencement date of the programme.


Andre Farrugia, PhD MSc FCII CFIRM

Andre Farrugia began his professional career in the insurance industry, and since then, he has ventured into education and training. He holds the Fellowship of the Chartered Insurance Institute (FCII-UK) and another Fellowship with the Institute of Risk Management (FIRM-UK). Recently, Andre completed an MSc in Risk Management from the University of Caledonian in Glasgow and earned a PhD from the University of Malta.

Throughout his professional and academic journey, Andre has made significant contributions to the industry by publishing articles, technical write-ups, and delivering a variety of career talks and technical seminars.

Andre played a pivotal role as a board member in the establishment of the National Vocational Qualifications in Malta. Currently, he serves as a Council board member on the Malta Education Consultative Council, is an outgoing President and active member of the Malta Insurance Institute, represents Malta within the European Forum of the National Institutes for Professional Insurance Institutes, and sits on the Board of EFICERT.

He has delivered numerous lectures and talks in Malta and conducted training sessions in Kosovo, Dubai, and Ghana. Additionally, he has presented academic papers at esteemed universities in Latvia, Greece, and Serbia.

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Why Choose Us

MITC is made up of a close-knit team with a real passion for learning and insurance, who believe in the continuous development and empowerment of individuals through learning. We understand all of the nuances and challenges that come with insurance training and, that is why we’re here to help you get your training right.

Our courses are developed following in-depth research and consultation on the subject matter and the related market, thus ensuring participant needs are met. All our trainers are experts in their field and actively contribute towards the continuous development of the courses which they deliver.

Our training services are accredited by the Malta Further and Higher Education Authority (MFHEA) and the European Qualifications Framework platforms. MITC’s homegrown insurance programmes are recognised by the renowned Chartered Insurance Institute, UK.

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