AXA introduces 3-year apprentice scheme

Insurance firm AXA Commercial Lines and Personal Intermediary has announced it will be launching an apprenticeship scheme for college leavers.

There will initially be spaces available in the Bolton office for four full-time apprentices, who will be trained on commercial lines, motor trade, fleet and complex risks. The scheme will also follow a professional study programme, ensuring the apprentices gain qualifications including a CII Diploma.

Amanda Blanc, AXA Commercial Lines and Personal Intermediary chief executive officer, commented: “I’m delighted to announce the launch our apprenticeship programme, which will become a significant part of our ongoing recruitment strategy. 

“We recognise that the future professionalism of our industry relies on the capabilities of its people. This scheme demonstrates AXA’s commitment to attract and nurture talent, which we are confident will encourage professionalism in the industry and ensure that our business meets the technical and leadership requirements of the future.”