The aim of the unit is to provide an introductory overview of retirement provision in the UK including an appreciation of:

  • how workplace pensions have developed, the different types of workplace provision and how they sit alongside State pension provision 
  • the key features of automatic enrolment, trust and contract-based provision 
  • the roles and responsibilities of those involved in running workplace pensions 
  •  personal savings and the options for retirement saving 
  • employee engagement with retirement provision. 

Core Unit 1a Study Manual

Below are your Revision Assignments for this unit, and a Study Timetable so that you can effectively plan your revision time.

We have now included the Assignment Notes, which are in effect the answer guides to your assignments so that you can 'self-check' your responses.

You are equally allowed to send your completed assignments to the PMI for marking, guidance or clarification to:

Once received we can pass this onto one of our tutors and they will get back in touch within 10 working days.

We provide the Assignments, Notes, (and Study Timetable), purely as aids to your revision - they will not constitute any element of your final mark.