International insurance and reinsurance
This four week intensive programme provides extensive
coverage of the principal areas of non-life insurance. Expert
tutors, including senior consultants and specialist market
practitioners present this programme.
This course can be combined with the 5 day management skills
course (see page 90) and together they provide delegates with
excellent coverage of management in the context of the
international insurance and reinsurance markets.
This course will provide:
- Fast-track upgrading of existing knowledge of insurance and
- Extensive and intensive coverage of principal areas of
insurance and reinsurance business
- An extremely valuable networking opportunity with delegates
coming from many different countries.
Who should attend?
The course is intended for delegates who hold junior management
positions or those who have management potential. Delegates must
have a good knowledge of the English language and have an
understanding of the principles of insurance. Experience of one or
more of the major classes of general insurance is an advantage.
- The UK insurance market
- Basic insurance principles.
- Risk identification
- Risk avoidance
- Risk reduction.
- Household insurance
- Travel insurance.
Fire and extra perils insurances
- Fire insurance
- modern practice
- standard perils
- common extension clauses
- insurance of stock on declaration terms
- collective and blanket policies
- Fire insurance underwriting
- principles and practice
- modern developments and trends
- Extra perils including 'all risks'
- range and scope
- underwriting considerations and practice
- Fire hazards and surveying
- general and industrial
- preparation of plans and reports.
Business interruption insurance
- Basic theory
- the effect of interruption on earning power
- variable and standing charges
- The standard BI policy
- cover, definitions, specification
- difference basis for gross profit
- application of 'average'
- special circumstances clause
- Extra perils, extensions and special covers
- Insurance of the payroll
- Underwriting and rating
- interruption risk
- basis rate
- profits rate
- effect of indemnity period.
Theft and money insurances
- Covers available
- Underwriting, surveying and security features
- Risk assessment.
- Policy covers
- Selection of risks
- Rating features.
Contractors 'all risks' insurance
- Perils insured
- The insurance of plant and equipment
- Underwriting and rating
- The development of business.
- Public liability
- types of policy
- problems in assessment of risk
- underwriting and rating features.
- Product liability
- the legal position of wholesalers, manufacturers, retailers,
customers and consumers
- underwriting considerations
- consequential loss.
- Employers' liability and workmen's compensation comparison
- legal background
- standard policy covers
- underwriting problems
- surveys and accident prevention.
- Marine insurance associations
- Marine hull and cargo insurances
- Clauses and policy forms
- Underwriting practice
- Marine claims
- The market.
- Law and market
- Aviation hull insurance
- Policy covers, underwriting practice and methods of
- The nature and functions of reinsurance
- facultative reinsurance
- proportional and excess of loss treaties
- principles and practice of rating
- legal principles
- Non-traditional methods of risk transfer
- alternative risk transfer.
The course also includes a visit to Lloyd's, and the
headquarters of the CII in London.
108 CPD hours
Attendance at this event awards up to 108 CPD hours where
you consider it relevant to your professional development
English for the insurance industry
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