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Welcome to the Kawartha/Durham Chapter.


How can we help you?

 

Develop your skills and increase your knowledge.
Take advantage of our leading-edge seminars and webinars, local classes, networking events and broker/agent licensing prep courses.

Get on the road to improved job performance

Registration is now open for CIP Fall classes!
Learn more about what the Chartered Insurance Professional designation can do for you and your career.
See our available courses.

Scholarships season - do you know someone eligible in Ontario?

We're pleased to manage these scholarship programs, which have an application deadline of Friday, September 28, 2018.
John E. Lowes Insurance Education Fund - up to two (2) scholarships available for Ontario residents pursuing post-secondary education which includes the study of p&c insurance.
Toronto Insurance Conference scholarships - up to three (3) $5,000 scholarships to eligible applicants pursuing full-time university undergraduate studies in Canada.

New trends papers available

Read up on the latest industry trends with these free online resources offered by the CIP Society for all members:
Construction Insurance
 
Legal Expense Insurance 
Changing Workforce (demographic research)

Other monthly Trends Papers topics include Uber and the Internet of Things, as well as research reports on topics like Cyber Risks and Automated Vehicles. Visit our Trends Paper page for the full library of papers and our Insights and Research page for the full listing of research reports.

FAST-TRACK YOUR LEARNING THROUGH A WEEKEND WARRIOR COURSE 

Busy schedule preventing you from enrolling in a regular CIP course? Check out our upcoming C120: Underwriting Essentials Weekend Warrior course.

Must-attend events and seminars

Beach Volleyball Tournament - Team of Six – September 6
Come out for an action-packed afternoon in the sand! Register your team early to take on other industry professionals outside the office in a beach volleyball tournament! Learn more.

Commercial Webinar Series with Melanie Needham, FCIP, CRM

Register for all three Commercial Series webinars and received a preferred reduced rate of 25%. Contact us prior to registering to have the preferred pricing applied.
Commercial Risk Assessment – September 5
Understanding the CGL – September 26
Certificates of Insurance – October 31

Licensing: give yourself the best chance of success on your exam

Are you looking to begin a new career as an insurance Broker or Agent? The Insurance Institute wants to help you succeed.
We offer courses in several formats to suit your needs - including a new online class.

•  Broker/Agent Licensing Prep Course: In-class – December 3 - 7
•  Broker (RIBO) Level 1 Licensing
•  Agent (OTL) Licensing

It's time to renew your membership!

Are you taking advantage of your membership benefits?
We rely on the support of members like you to be able to achieve the goals that have been set for us by the industry. In return, we’re able to provide you with many benefits. Learn about the benefits and renew now

CIP student? Download the Institute's free mobile app!

Available through Google Play and the App Store, IIC Mobile Learning is a study tool that contains the Dictionary of Insurance, free practice questions for C11 students, and you can also access and edit your member profile and course records. And if you're a C11 or C13 student, additional practice exam questions are also available for in-app purchase. Discover how this app can help you with your study and professional needs.

Is your member profile up-to-date?

Keep your member profile up-to-date with your home contact details, so that we can continue to keep you in the loop if you make a career change or move companies. It's easy to update your profile now! Just go sign in to your member account with your Member ID, and update your profile.  To do it by phone, or for any questions, please contact Member Services.

Do you live or work in Toronto?

You may also be interested in events, seminars and classes held by our GTA Chapter.

Have you read our research reports and trends papers?

The CIP Society offers a wide range of free online resources for our members and the industry at large, including monthly Trends Papers on topics like Uber and the Internet of Things, as well as research reports on topics like Cyber Risks and Automated Vehicles. Visit our Trends Paper page for the full library of papers and our Insights and Research page for the full listing of research reports.

Follow us on Twitter!

The Insurance Institute of Ontario - Kawartha/Durham is on twitter. Join the conversation and follow us at @IIOKaw_Dur.

DID YOU KNOW?

Continuing Education - Did you know that students taking CIP courses in Ontario are eligible for 16 RIBO technical hours, except for C16 and C132 that are eligible for 20 management hours? Contact your local chapter for details. kawarthadurhammail@insuranceinstitute.ca.  Continuing education credits from seminars will vary depending on the type and length of seminar. More information is available on each of the seminar information pages.

• Take a look at our flickr page to view photos of events that happen in our chapter.

If your goal is to set yourself up for an exciting insurance career, the Insurance Institute is where you belong. Take your education and career to a whole new level. Membership with the Insurance Institute will give you the edge you need to succeed.