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Season 10


Season 10 of The Insurance Apprentice is currently airing, with 10 contestants from different roles within the insurance industry competing in a series of challenges to win the title of The Insurance Apprentice. You can watch the show on The Insurance Apprentice Facebook page, the website, and YouTube.

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Season 10 – Episode 2 – Under Pressure

In this week's thrilling episode of The Insurance Apprentice, contestants face the daunting task of addressing diversity and equity in the workplace. Guided by esteemed judges Simon Colman and Nox Dlamini, they strive to champion inclusivity in race and gender for future industry advancement. Sponsored by Aon, Episode 2 promises...

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Season 10 – Episode 3 – Simon says… I’m Out

Gear up for the electrifying third episode of The Insurance Apprentice! Watch as contestants take on the thrilling task of crafting cutting-edge business ideas for high-net-worth personal lines insurance clients in SA. With the dream of launching a new venture on the line, they must pitch their concepts flawlessly to...

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Season 10 – Episode 4 – Sing for your Supper

Hold onto your seats for an electrifying journey in the fourth episode of The Insurance Apprentice! Watch as contestants dive into the high-stakes world of post-disaster solutions, crafting innovative strategies for rapid claims, resilient recovery settlements, and scalable pricing.

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Season 10 – Episode 5 – Trust Issues

Hold onto your seats as The Insurance Apprentice Season 10 delves into its most thrilling episode yet! In Episode 5, contestants are thrust into the heart of a high-stakes crisis: a Taken Ltd employee is kidnapped in Africa, with a jaw-dropping ZAR10M ransom on the line.

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Season 10 – Episode 6 – You’re On Your Own

Don't miss Episode 6 of The Insurance Apprentice Season 10, streaming this Thursday on YouTube and Facebook at 7 pm! This week, contestants tackle the challenge of addressing premium collections and Binder agreements, pondering the FSCA's actions towards insurer A and service provider B.

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Spoiler Alert

The Winner of Season 9 is revealed below - only keep scrolling if you are fine with spoilers

Meet the Winner of Season 9

Christopher David Appanah​​

Q: Did you choose a career in insurance, or did you fall into the industry like so many others? Briefly share your story.

A: I fell into the industry like many others. In retrospect, I was super fortunate to have been referred a position at an underwriting manager. It was during this first stint that I cut my teeth in insurance claims and the rest is history, as they say.

Q: Why did you choose to enter The Insurance Apprentice?

A: The Insurance Apprentice presents an opportunity for its Apprentice to use the platform to spread the great energy of working in the insurance industry. It also presents an opportunity to pit my skills and experience against some of the brightest young professionals in the industry.

Q: A message to all the TIA sponsors?

A: Thank you to all the sponsors, your investment in The Insurance Apprentice assists the show to push the limits, reach wider audiences and showcase what our industry has to offer to both consumers and potential insurance professionals. Your vital sponsorship helps The Insurance Apprentice continue the important work they do for all of us. We are grateful to all of you!