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Intermediate Liability Insurance

This interactive course is designed to develop knowledge and skills in this specialist topic. The course provides expert insight and builds in real life examples and practical application to bring the subject to life wherever possible. The duration of each course is typically one day, but this can be tailored to the needs of your group. This  workshop will provide participants with an opportunity to explore EL, Public and Products Liability insurance in more depth than the introductory workshop.

Who should attend?

Anyone who wishes to widen their technical knowledge on liability insurance and who have attended the Introduction to Liability Insurance workshop.


Duration Duration: 1 day

Attendees No of attendees: 12-16

Format Format: Online - Virtual delivery

CPD CPD: Recognised

Topics Covered

The course takes a practical and thought provoking look at:

  • The various types of EL, PL and Products Liability policy available and consider how each works in detail
  • We take an in-depth look the various ways in which liability arises, either through Acts of Parliament, common law or court precedent, reviewing court decisions
  • The policy wordings and the typical extensions and restrictions applying in different circumstances
  • Policy cover as affected by wordings such as claims occurring or claims made
  • Underwriting methods, both for individual risks and also for whole accounts and the impact of legislation including health and safety regulations
  • Consideration will be given to disease claims
  • We outline the way claims are handled with specific reference to court procedures and protocols

Learning outcomes

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

  • Explain recent developments which impact liability insurance exposure
  • Outline how a liability policy works and what it covers
  • Explain liability policy jargon e.g. “claims made” v “claims occurring”
  • Compare and contrast the coverage provided under Employers liability, Public liability and Products liability policy wordings
  • Explain how organisations should set the right liability limits
  • Describe how liability underwriters set their premiums
  • Identify how liability claims are handled

To discuss this course or your learning needs

Your CII Relationship Manager would be delighted to explore your learning needs and can draw on the expertise within the CII Learning Solutions team to support you further. 

Please speak with your Relationship manager in the first instance or contact for more information.