Welcome to Network Know-how

As a member of your local institute council Network Know-how is here to support and guide you in the running of your local institute.

The site has been designed to mirror the key assessment criteria within the annual local institute assessment and covers governance, CPD, local engagement, communications, exam centres and events.

Each section highlights best practice and offers support which will ensure that your institute delivers the services required by members with ease such as CPD provision, social events and exam centres; whilst ensuring good governance is adhered to.

Check out local institute CPD from across the country - www.cii.co.uk/events

As a council member you will also be able to access a number of tools via the MY LI tab; simply use your CII PIN number and password to log in. This will allow you to gain access to a number of tools which will further support you in the running of your institute including; communication tools, branded stationery, template tool, monthly membership data and your institutes central repository.


  • 13 Jan 2021
    CII Exams 2021 update
    An exams update providing an overview of how the CII plan to deliver their exams in 2021 so you can help and support your local candidates.
  • 8 Jan 2021
    Modernising the Local Institute Model Constitution
    In response to feedback from several local institutes, the regional membership team have been working with the CII’s governance department to update the local institute model constitution.
  • 15 Dec 2020
    CII appoints Engagement board members
    The CII has appointed three new Engagement board member roles this year.
  • 25 Nov 2020
    David Ross ACII, Chartered Insurance Practitioner: new Vice President – Local Institutes
    The CII has appointed David Ross, a past president of the Insurance Institute of Leeds, as the new Vice President – Local Institutes.
  • 25 Nov 2020
    CII Member Value campaign
    The CII has launched a new Member Value campaign aimed at both GI and FS members, to raise awareness and promote greater recognition of the benefits of membership and the value it delivers. Seeking to drive higher levels of satisfaction amongst, and greater engagement with, members in 2021, the campaign will run across multiple channels from November.
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