Big I Kentucky and the Kentucky Education
Workforce Development Cabinet have teamed up to give students an avenue to take
advantage of the opportunities in the insurance industry.
2019, high school students at select pilot sites in Business Education pathways
will be able to choose an Insurance TRACK (Tech Ready Apprentices for Careers
in Kentucky) which will lead to a nationally recognized apprenticeship
certificate as a General Insurance Associate.
This will allow agencies to grow
their own using local students that have a good foundation in business skills
and an interest in the insurance occupation by completing an independent student
course in Principles of Insurance developed by InVEST.
InVEST educates high
school and college students about insurance and the wide variety of careers in
the industry all while dispelling the myth that insurance is old, boring and