Excerpt from course description

Occupational Pension Insurance


This course is meant especially for employees in the insurance industry who works with topics within occupational pension insurance, both when it comes to administration, and to claims settlement.

The course is accredited by the Eficert (European Financial Certification Organisation).

Course content


  • Development of group pension insurance.
  • Insurance Law.
  • Insurance Contract Act.
  • Tax rules for occupational pension insurance.
  • Marriage Act.
  • The Laws of occupational pension insurance.

Occupational pensions, defined-contribution pensions, new occupation pension - hybrid model

The Contract of Insurance and Insurance terms

Public occupational pensions

  • Act on the Norwegian Public Service Pension Fund.
  • Municipal pension schemes.
  • Coordination.

Pension funds

  • Private pension funds.
  • Public pension funds.

Group pension insurance

  • Regulations.
  • Areas of application.
  • Limitations and possibilities.

National Insurance

Contractual pension (AFP)

Group pension insurance in practice

  • Establishing and maintenance.
  • Premium calculation.
  • Insurance settlement.
  • Capital management.
  • Appropriation of surplus.
  • Account controlling.
  • Firms financial statements.
  • Removal.
  • Termination.


Ethic consideration


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