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03 July 2020

Workplace pensions overview - all you need to know about pension benefits

Category: MASTER COURSE

This course is for those who want to understand the process of pension schemes, how they are established, and the typical terms and conditions attached to pension benefits. The course is useful for newly qualified and trainee solicitors, HR personnel, new trustees and company directors.

Who should attend?
This course is for those who want to understand the process of pension schemes, how they are established, and the typical terms and conditions attached to pension benefits. The course is useful for newly qualified and trainee solicitors, HR personnel, new trustees and company directors.

What you will gain

This course explains the process of pension schemes and provides an introduction to the subject of pensions under English law.

It covers the functions of the Pensions Regulator and the Pension Protection Fund.

Delegates who attend the course will gain end-to-end knowledge of pension schemes as well as some of the current controversial pension issues.

This course will help you understand:

  • The process and structure of occupational and personal pension schemes in the UK
  • The different perspectives of the employer, member and trustees and the principal issues which are likely to be contentious
  • Covenants and other teams attached to pension benefits
  • Parties to a pension scheme
    • their respective roles
    • activities of the Pensions Regulator
    • role of the Pension Protection Fraud
  • Legal and regulatory considerations in changing scheme benefits

Programme outline

Pension schemes have become a fundamental part of the employment contract.Post-financial crisis, pensions have been at the forefront of headline news. From the member side, automatic enrolment has increased the need to understand how pension benefits work; from the employer side, governance and regulation frameworks need to be understood.

The course explains the process by which pension benefits are created and provides an introduction to pensions under English law. It also covers governance and regulatory issues.

Delegates will gain end-to-end knowledge of pensions schemes and benefit structure as well as the pros and cons of recent pension developments.

The course starts at 9.30. Lunch and refreshments are included.
6 CPD hours

CIMA work in partnership with BPP Professional Education to offer CPD training courses


  

Booking Information

Date Location Price
3 July 2020 - 09:30 London Price: GBP 532.00
Member price: £479. Plus VAT on all prices.
29 September 2020 - 09:30 Manchester Price: GBP 532.00
Member price: £479. Plus VAT on all prices.
30 November 2020 - 09:30 London Price: GBP 532.00
Member price: £479. Plus VAT on all prices.

Workplace pensions overview - all you need to know about pension benefits

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We can develop tailored training programmes to enhance the finance and business skills of staff across your organisation. To discuss how we can meet your learning and development needs please email us.

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If you have any queries please email cima@bpp.com or phone us on: +44 (0)3300 603400.

The venue for this course will be confirmed 14 days before the scheduled date. 

CIMA work in partnership with BPP Professional Education to offer CPD training courses.  

This course will be delivered by BPP Professional Education Limited (“BPP”).  Accordingly, when you sign up for this course, CIMA will pass on the contact details you have provided to BPP so that they can contact you to complete your booking and process payment.  BPP will process any personal information it collects about you in accordance with its privacy policy, which is available at: https://www.bpp.com/professional-education/privacy

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