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Chartered Insurance Institute
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Introduction to insurance practice - one day course


This course provides delegates with a broad overview of the insurance market, giving relevant historical context and an insight into the key issues facing the market today and into the future.


The programme is presented in an informal style with delegate participation and group discussion encouraged. The following topics will be covered:

  • Risk and insurance
  • General nature of insurance
  • Types of insurance cover
  • The insurance market
  • How insurance operates - documentation
  • Underwriting and risk sharing
  • Statutory and voluntary regulation.

Learning outcomes

At the end of this course you will have: 

  • Obtained a broad knowledge of the recent developments in insurance 
  • Gained an understanding of the different insurance products and covers available
  • Gained an essential perspective of current market practices.

Who should attend?

Any new entrant to the insurance or reinsurance industry working directly in the market or in a supporting area. 

Follow-on courses

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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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.