An insurance agent is an individual who has the keen responsibility of providing guidance to the individuals and companies on the basic processes of insurance. He is the individual who is cherished with the fact of briefing the individuals about the protection of financial assets of the individual. To enter this profession, students have to take training from various insurance experts. They provide internships to the students to work on different aspects of insurance management in India. There are various colleges and universities that train people and provide placement strategies in India. The pay scale is given as per the industry standards.
To be eligible for this stream, students are required to pass and clear the 10+2 exam with equivalent marks. There is no age bar considered in this service.
An individual has to training sessions by the Insurance company. After this, they are supposed to pass the Insurance regulatory development authority test(IR DAT). After qualifying the entrance test, students are then posted as the Insurance agents in various banks and various employment sectors.
The starting salary given to the insurance agent depends on the way they work and also depends upon the commission strategies.