Welcome to ican academy

Providing you with award winning technical support, guidance and continuing professional development. All in one place.

Grow your knowledge and add CPD hours

Develop your professional knowledge and skills with ican academy, and find the right support from our industry-recognised experts.

Discover legislative and practical information from our wealth technical team on a wide range of topics.  These include tax relief and taking benefits; investment wrappers, their uses and how they are taxed, trust planning and taxation, inheritance tax planning and gifting during lifetime and on death.

We also provide technical support on various other areas such as home finance, annuities and protection to help advisers offer holistic financial planning solutions to meet client needs.  

Simply register or log into your ican academy account to view our multi-media content and gain CPD accreditation points.

How do you want to learn?

ican academy is designed to enhance your understanding of the evolving technical landscape. But we’re so much more. By providing training to help you build stronger client-adviser relationships, our insights go well beyond a traditional focus on hard skills.

With us, you have a choice about how you want to learn. Join our webinars live, or access all our training and support content on-demand, giving you flexibility to decide on when you complete it.


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Podcasts and videos

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Have more meaningful conversations with your clients

With HumanSense – CPD-qualifying training for advisers in behavioural psychology. A total of six hours of CPD training modules are available to help you get to understand your clients better and unlock deeper conversations.


Consumer Duty

The Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) Consumer Duty brings a new era for our industry, with a set of rules that call for a higher standard of customer care and protection for retail customers which all financial services firms are expected to follow.


Apply for Terms of Business

Our terms of business set the general principles of how businesses work together. You need to accept these terms if you submit any business to any of the Canada Life group of companies listed in our terms of business.


Adviser support

Get support information for each of your client’s products. Find answers to commonly asked questions, helpful links, tools and contact details if you need to get in touch.