Location: Gauteng


The ALEXANDER Forbes Young Talent Development programme is geared towards offering workplace exposure to unemployed, qualified individuals within the insurance industry, in line with their field of study. The programe is divided into:

  • Learnerships [minimum matric up to degree studies]
  • Internships [minimum 3 year diploma]
  • Graduate Development [minimum honours degree]



The programmes extend over a period of 12 months, except for the accounting programme which extends over 18 months.


  • Medical Claims assessing Level 4
  • Sales and Marketing Level 4
  • Short Term Insurance Level 4
  • (IT), Microsoft Certified Systems Developer Level 5
  • Certified Accounting Technician Level 5
  • Wealth Management Level 5
  • National Certificate in Financial Planning Level 6

The programme extends over a period of 1 year.

  • Law (candidates will be based in our Cape Town office)
  • HR / Psychology (1 candidate will be based in Cape Town and 2 candidates will be Johannesburg based – Sandton offices)
  • IT (All candidates will be based at the Sandton offices)
  • Business Administration
  • Financial Planning
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Mathematics
  • Economics
  • Investment Management
Graduate Development

This is a 2 year, highly COMPETITIVE programme with an entry level of a honours degree in:

  • Actuarial Sciences,
  • Investments,
  • Financial Planning,
  • Law,
  • Accounting,
  • Finance,
  • Mathematics and
  • Economics.


  • You must be an unemployed South African citizen
  • Have a minimum matric certificate to apply for a Learnership programme
  • Be in possession of a 3 year diploma or higher to apply for the Internship programme
  • Only candidates with a minimum of a honours degree will be considered for the Graduate Development programme
  • Applicants should understand, and aspire to work in the insurance industry, and
  • Be computer literate

How to Apply

Apply for the Alexander Forbes Young Talent Development Learnership and after completion of this online application, candidates should email ID copy, Matric results, academic record and any other certificates to [email protected] .

If the above link gives you problems, please apply via their main website