Alexander Forbes has become the first intermediary to be awarded accreditation by the Financial Services National Training Organisation (FSNTO).

The intermediary, which has 1,000 staff, achieved partial accreditation for reaching the standards required by the General Insurance Standards Council (GISC).

Alexander Forbes has launched an online learning platform for its UK Risk Services business.

This ensures that training and continuing professional development (CPD) procedures are in place and are backed by a comprehensive record keeping system