PLSA – Pension Basics virtual training

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PLSA – Pension Basics virtual training

Tuesday 13 February @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Pension Basics is in two parts: Session 1 - Getting to know the UK pensions system (11:00 - 12:00). Session 2 - Understanding the outcomes, this will take place in the afternoon on this date (14:00 - 15:00).  The sessions are offered through our virtual training platform and together they explore, for example, the key principles of UK pensions, their characteristics and finances, the organisations that monitor them and where to go to get more information.


Session  1 -  Getting to know the UK pensions system

  • Background to the origins of the UK pensions system
  • Key facts about the three main UK pension systems (State, workplace and personal pensions) and how they compare
  • The varieties of workplace pension schemes
  • The Defined Benefit and Defined Contribution concept

Session   2  - Understanding the outcomes

  • Defined benefit schemes and their benefit structures
  • Defined contribution schemes, how they provide outcomes and who provides them
  • Who manages and monitors workplace pensions
  • Where and how to find out more about workplace pension saving e.g. sources of information, websites, tools and calculators


Cost: £160.00

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Tuesday 13 February
11:00 am - 3:00 pm