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Chartered Insurance Institute
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Intermediate kidnap, ransom and personal security - one day course


This course explores the subject of kidnap, ransom and personal security. It builds on knowledge gained from the introductory course, allowing you to become more confident in terms of understanding the risks and the cover available together with risk management options that can be employed.


  • Typical cover available within the market
  • Usual policy construction and wordings
  • Exceptions and restrictions of cover
  • Awareness of personal safety issues
  • Personal security arrangements often used
  • Area of the world known to present risks
  • Data ransom for businesses
  • Case studies to bring the subject to life.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course delegates will be able to:

  • Consider the risks of kidnap and ransom and those likely to be targeted
  • Understand the cover and protection available from insurance
  • Consider the steps which can be taken to mitigate against risk
  • Be aware of the places where this type of crime is most likely to occur
  • Gain some insight into data ransom
  • Discuss specific wordings.

Who should attend?

This course is suitable for those who have a basic understanding of personal insurances and are looking to develop their knowledge in this class of business.

CPD hours

Attendance of this course awards up to 6 CPD hours where you consider it relevant to your professional development needs.

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London venues sold out!

Scheduled London 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.