Why do Career Coaches need insurance?
As a career coach, you are probably helping clients to find themselves right role. Whatever the case may be, your clients listen to you and take on your professional advice. Unfortunately, someone could misinterpret your advice, causing problems in their career and seek to hold you accountable.
Career Coaching Insurance includes both Professional Indemnity and Public Liability cover in one policy, and is designed to protect you if something goes wrong while you’re with a client. It includes cover against a wide range of risks that exist in this profession.
Carelessness or negligence while performing your career coaching duties might lead to serious financial implications. Our Professional Liability cover protects professionals like you from claims by dissatisfied clients, offering a financial safeguard from litigation.
Our Career Coaching Insurance can be taken out for just £3.13 a month, with 0% APR. To get a quote simply complete the short quote form on this page. Alternatively, you can call our experienced Sales team on 01494 887909.
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Why choose Protectivity?
Fast & Straightforward Process
You can get a quote for your career coaching insurance in just a few minutes, leaving you more time to focus on your clients. Simply select the date you’d like your policy to start, your turnover and you’ll get an instant price.
250+ Activities Covered
Many professional coaches carry out other activities as well, that’s why we can cover up to 250 activities under the same policy. Just select which activities you conduct during our online quote process.
Leisure Industry Specialists
We offer comprehensive insurance policies to thousands of individuals and businesses in the leisure industry every year, so we’re experts in understanding exactly the risks you face and the protection you need.
Excellent Claims Handling
Our specialist claims handlers aim to deal with any claim you have, whether it is minor or serious, quickly, without causing disruption to your business. All you need to do is follow the instructions on our Claims page.
What's included in your Career Coaching Insurance policy?
Our Insurance policies include the following benefits as standard:
Professional Indemnity will protect you against claims arising from not only what you do but also the advice you give. This protection means legal costs are covered if someone decided to sue you due to your negligence.
In the event that you break or lose your trading equipment, up to £5,000 of cover can be incorporated into your policy to subsidise the cost of replacing the unusable items. Simply select the level of protection and it will be added to your policy.
You can choose £1 million, £2 million or £5 million worth of Public Liability to cover your legal expenses or compensation claims if a client or member of the public suffers an injury or property damage due to your business.
Personal Accident Cover
Personal Accident of £25,000 is available as an optional extra should you wish to protect yourself against the risk of injury whilst carrying out your mediation activities on a day-to-day basis.
Also referred to as Medical Malpractice, our Professional Liability Insurance has been tailored to cover your work as a coach. It protects you against acts and omissions that are conducted during your professional duties.
Monthly Payment Plans
We offer flexible payment plans with 0% APR, meaning you could be protected for just £3.13 a month.
I was really pleased with how my claim was settled. It gave me great confidence that Protectivity covers me when the worst happens.
Fantastic claims handling
We are determined to make the process of making a claim as simple and stress-free as possible.
If you need to make a claim, just click the link below, choose the relevant form and fill in the details and you’re claim will be dealt with at the earliest opportunity.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. What does the policy cover me for?
A. The policy offers the following cover:
Public Liability which will cover you for any injury or damage to a third party or their property caused by, or arising from, any tuition or instruction that you give during your business activities.
Professional Liability (also known as Medical Malpractice) which will cover is available to protect you against claims relating to physical injury or psychological damage deemed to have been caused by your business activities.
Professional Indemnity which will cover you for injury or damage caused by or arising from any tuition, verbal instruction or advice given by or on behalf of the Insured in respect of the activities contained within your business description.
The policy also offers Equipment and Personal Accident cover as optional extras.
Q. How quickly will my documents come?
A. We will issue your insurance certificate immediately after you have paid for your insurance. They will be emailed to you instantly. Should you wish to have your documents sent to you by post, we are happy to offer this service but at a charge. Please call a member of our team to discuss this further on 01494 887909.
Q. Do you cover students?
A. No, our Therapist Insurance policy will only protect those who qualified in there chosen treatments. The qualification must be obtained by an accredited awarding body.
Q. Do you need to see my qualification certificates?
A. No. You will only need to produce your qualification certificate(s) in the event of a claim. When you purchase your insurance we will ask you to declare that you have a suitable qualification for the activity that you require cover for.
Further information on our policy
If you have any other questions regarding our Career Coaching Insurance policy, then feel free to get in touch with our friendly team on 01494 887909. Our phone lines are open 9am to 5:30pm, Monday to Friday.
More information on what we can cover on this policy can be found on our FAQs page.