ALUCA

Upgrade your membership

WHY UPGRADE YOUR ALUCA MEMBERSHIP?

Achieving Certified Professional Life Insurance membership status signifies to employers that you are a qualified professional underwriter, or claims or rehabilitation professional recognised by your peers for your life insurance experience, business, technical and specialist competencies and formal qualifications. It also shows your commitment to your ongoing professional development.

 

CERTIFIED PROFESSIONAL LIFE INSURANCE MEMBER BENEFITS

  • Strengthens the careers and professionalism of accredited members
  • Provides an objective means for distinguishing individuals who can meet recognised professional standards
  • Strengthens the industry’s reputation with business and the community
  • Helps with building competencies with continuous learning.

 

HOW TO UPGRADE YOUR ALUCA MEMBERSHIP TO ACHIEVE CPLI STATUS?

  1. To apply for ALUCA Certified Professional Life Insurance membership status you must be a life insurance underwriter and/or claims manager/ and or rehabilitation expert and:
  • Possess a minimum of 2+ years life insurance experience, with at least 2 years of those practising in Australia,
  • Have relevant educational qualifications specific to the accredited level you are applying for, check the list here  to see which courses you’ve completed and add up the points you’ve already earned, and
  • Underwriting/claims/rehab authority levels.

 2. Select the higher level membership category below which best matches your education and the years you have in life insurance.

 

UPGRADE HERE – EXISTING MEMBERS:

Click here to upgrade your membership online or you may click here for a printed higher level application form

 

UPGRADE HERE – NEW MEMBERS

click here for a printed higher level application form

 

HIGHER ALUCA MEMBERSHIP LEVELS : CPLI STATUS

Accredited LevelEducation Points RequiredYears in Life Insurance Required*Capability Framework Level
Affiliate CPLI1 to 3 points2 to 4 yrsLevel 1 - 2: Core
Associate CPLI4 to 7 points5 to 9 yrsLevel 2 -3: Core to Advanced
Associate Fellow CPLI8+ points10+ yrsLevel 3 -4: Advanced to Expert
Fellow CPLI8+ points & a published paper re life insurance15+yrsLevel 4: Expert

* Please note this is specific to Life insurance not general insurance, workers compensation or other areas.

 

3. Complete the relevant application form below which must be signed by your manager (if you are a service provider you will need endorsement from a client in Life Insurance to verify time spent working in Life Insurance). You must include supporting paperwork and pay the correct membership and admin fees (see fees below). Note that memberships are for the calendar year.

 

 ALUCA CPLI MEMBERSHIP FEES

MEMBERSHIP LEVEL
   
Post nominal: CPLI Certified Professional - Life InsuranceANNUAL FEE + GSTJOINING/ADMIN FEE + GSTGSTTOTAL $A
AFFILIATE (Aff CPLI)$125 + GST$75 + GST$20$220
ASSOCIATE (Assoc CPLI)$130 + GST$75 + GST$20.50$225.50
ASSOCIATE FELLOW (Assoc Fellow CPLI)$140 + GST$75 + GST$21.50$236.50
FELLOW (Fellow CPLI)$150 + GST$75 + GST$22.50$247.50

* An application fee of $75 for  all CPLI memberships will be charged for all new members and lapsed members who re-apply for membership after their membership has expired for 12 months or more.

** CPLI members will be required to keep a log of their CPD and achieve 35 points of CPD per year to maintain their membership levels. Please read more about this here .

 

4. For all new members your application will be processed at an ordinary member level and existing members will remain at their current level whilst your application is being processed.  You will be advised of the application outcome by the Secretariat Officer. If the criteria was not met you will also be notified as to why and will be reimbursed the difference in membership fees. Please find further information here .