Examination Techniques - Searchlight Insurance Training

Examination Techniques

This interactive workshop is suitable for those undertaking professional examinations, whether multiple choice, short answer or essay based.

In a regulated environment, examination capability has become a competency of its own.  This workshop introduces delegates to the practical tips and techniques necessary for successfully undertaking revision and examinations.


Duration: 1 day(s) CII CPD Hours: 6


By the end of the workshop delegates will be able to:

  • Apply useful techniques to maximise the benefits of revision
  • Use an appropriate answer style as required by examiners
  • Apply constructive techniques in an examination environment
  • Take a managed and systematic approach to examinations and revision


•A plan for revision
•How to revise – mind mapping and other revision techniques
•Understanding the purpose of examinations – examining bodies, memory retention, comprehension and reasoning skills
•Time management during the examination
•Interpreting questions – multiple choice examinations
•Dealing with short answer and essay questions – using statistics, statute, quotations and other useful material
•Coping with pressure
•Personal action plan for further development of skills