Occupational Schemes - Overview


Occupational Schemes

In this section we look at occupational schemes in more detail, outlining the types of occupational schemes that are available to employees and how the schemes are funded. It also covers trusts and trusteeship and gives information about the importance of clear communication and the administration of pension schemes. 

This section, Workplace Pensions Schemescan be found on Pages 23-47 of the Study Manual.

In this section we give you an overview of pensions. We look at the:

  1. Introduction to Occupational Pensions Schemes
  2. Financing Occupational Pensions Schemes
  3. Trusteeship
  4. Communications and Administration

Each section has four different types of learning activity:

  • References (the relevant parts of the Study Manual for you to revise and learn)
  • Think About it  (a current topic for you to revise and learn about)
  • Fact Finding  (factual questions with checkable answers)
  • Test (multiple choice questions with answers)