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Chartered Insurance Institute
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Introduction to specie insurance - half day course (afternoon)


This course is designed to give delegates a strong understanding of the basics of specie and associated classes of business.


  • The types of risks written in a standard specie account
  • Introduction to jewellers block, fine art and general specie business 
  • The risks covered in relation to each of these classes
  • Introduction to the main clauses used in the London market for these classes 
  • The underwriting considerations for specie insurance
  • Loss prevention and mitigation 
  • Recoveries

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course you will have:

  • Gained an understanding of the basics of each type of business which can be underwritten into a specie book of business and the types of risks written 
  • Gained maximum benefit from expert market speakers 
  • Obtained extensive introductory knowledge about specie insurance and related terminology.

Who should attend?

Anyone who is new to specie insurance. No experience necessary although some general knowledge of insurance would be helpful.

CPD hours

Attendance of this course awards up to 3 CPD hours where you consider it relevant to your professional development needs.

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Scheduled dates for this course have now sold out, please keep checking the website for updates to availability. Dates are added subject to demand and can also be run in-house for corporate clients.