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Introduction to the fundamentals of reinsurance - two day course


This intensive course gives delegates a thorough foundation knowledge of reinsurance and explains in detail the different types of reinsurance, and the key principles of programme design. This course can be followed by the intermediate non-marine reinsurance course which will extend delegates' technical knowledge in this area of business.


A detailed explanation and practical understanding of:

  • Facultative reinsurance
  • Treaty reinsurance
  • Proportional reinsurance
  • Non-proportional reinsurance
  • Reinsurance programming.

The course involves interactive and practical sessions with market professionals.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course you will:

  • Have gained an intensive insight into non-marine reinsurance
  • Be able to explain the differences between reinsurance arrangements commonly used
  • Be aware of the best methods to adopt
  • Know the implications and gain a practical understanding of the market.

Who should attend?

Anyone who works in direct insurance or reinsurance who needs a clear understanding of reinsurance. Anyone looking to progress into this area.

Follow-on course

Intermediate reinsurance

CPD hours

Attendance of this course awards up to 12 CPD hours where you consider it relevant to your professional development needs.

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