Marsh Academy

Marsh Academy is designed to provide education, industry and technical expertise, and thought leadership to help businesses make better informed decisions.

Marsh Academy is designed to provide education, industry and technical expertise, and thought leadership to help businesses make better informed decisions.

Through a series of free events throughout the year, we aim to bring insight through a variety of styles which are engaging, informative, and relevant to insurance buyers, risk managers, and others interested or involved in business.

Throughout 2021, we have courses focusing on insurance and risk management topics and trends.

Course Topics

Motor Fleet Risk Management
05 October 2021 | 9:30-12:00

This training session is perfect for any manager who has responsibility for managing driving for work activities. The session will cover the risk assessment process for driving at work, collision causation factors and legal duties. The course content then moves on to provide guidance on how to control occupational road risk, how to reduce claims costs and change the driving culture through effective collision reporting and investigation and how to improve performance through a thorough monitoring and review process. We'll end the session with some key take away tips to help managers introduce practical driving at work control measures.

Meet the trainer

Lynsey Jones

Risk Partner, Marsh Advisory

Lynsey is a Risk Partner for Marsh Advisory in the UK, responsible for providing assistance and support to clients with innovative and value added risk management initiatives. Whilst liaising closely with Client Executives, Risk Consultants and Claims colleagues, she is a central point of contact for risk management support within Marsh.

Mental Health and Wellbeing
21 October 2021 | 9:30-12:00

Mental Health and Wellbeing is a fundamental issue for many businesses and is a key causation factor influencing company performance and potential losses. We will be looking and exploring how we can assist you and your business with a mental health strategy.

Meet the trainer

Lorna Feeney

Head of Mental Health, Marsh Advisory

Lorna works for Marsh specialising in the implementation of mental health strategies as well as the provision of mental training. She is adept at producing bespoke courses/content and is a regular speaker at industry events. Lorna is a champion of diversity and inclusion in the workplace and has over 12 years' professional experience.

Environment, Social, Governance (ESG)
18 November 2021 | 9:30-12:00

This course will provide high-level overview of climate change and Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) topics as they present both risks and opportunities for organisations, especially in the context of a post-pandemic world.

Fundamentals of Insurance
24 November 2021 | 09:30-12:00

This course will provide participants with a high-level overview of insurance and the global insurance market and its current and future developments. It will introduce the benefits of insurance, insurance terminology and outline key participants of the market-place.

Meet the trainer

Neil Park

Neil Park will deliver this training course on behalf of the Axco Academy. He is an experienced instructor who delivers training in the United Kingdom and internationally on a broad range of topics covering technical insurance, broking and negotiation skills. He also trains and supports candidates taking their Chartered Insurance Institute Certificate, Diploma and Advanced Diploma examinations.