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Insurance and Financial Services

FINANCE AND BUSINESS

Description

People employed in the Insurance and Financial Services career pathway perform a variety of services including selling insurance and financial services products, connecting and building rapport with new and existing customers, providing outstanding support to all customers, and creating and executing exceptional marketing campaigns.

Career Details

Skills

Students in are trained in the following subject areas:

  • Critical Thinking - Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
  • Coordination - Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions
  • Able to work independently, demonstrate critical thinking skills, analyze, evaluate and problem solve

Career Options

Career Options

Graduates of this program go on to work in insurance agencies, financial planning services agencies, and banks.

Requirements

Before entering the program, students must:

  • Complete the core curriculum with passing scores on all written and performance tests.
  • Have strong math and reading skills.
  • Have a high school diploma or equivalent.

Credentials

As a Job Corps student, you will have the opportunity to earn credentials in your training area that may lead to greater employment opportunities, higher wages, and promotions.

Students who complete a program in the Finance and Business training area can earn nationally recognized credentials from organizations such as Certiport, which is the national standard in Microsoft training and credentialing.

Insurance and Financial Services Numbers to Know

$K

National average earning potential for this career

8-12

Months to complete career training program

1

Number of centers offering training in this career

Expectations

While on the job, you will be expected to display the following traits at all times:


Attention to detail
Communication skills
Concern for others
Independence
Integrity
Organizational skills


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