Seminars

The Insurance Institute of Prince Edward Island offers a variety of seminar topics for members and insurance professionals. Currently our seminars are available via webinar and many provide CE credits for Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, and Saskatchewan.

If you have seminar topics you are interested in, please email your suggestions to IIPEmail@insuranceinstitute.ca.

COVID-19 UPDATE:
The Insurance Institute is following the advice of Public Health authorities, as a result, all in-person seminars have been switched to a webinar format. Updates will be posted as they become available.

We're also working on the following topics for 2020-2021!


Cannabis: Insurance & Risk Management Implications
Fundamentals of Employment Law
Jewelry Appraisals
Residential Risk Management
Industry Trends and Predictions

Upcoming Webinars

  • Dealing With Strong Personality - Webinar
    There are a number of people in the workplace who have a strong or forceful personality. This forcefulness can be problematic. These individuals can be a great asset to any team as they tend to be very decisive and typically they are very hard workers. But in some cases, the strong personality can also cause friction with co-workers and can create negative morale and motivation in the workplace. Many people find this personality type intimidating, and in some cases, they can be difficult to deal ...

  • How the Insurance Industry Can Help With Fire Safety - Webinar
    If you wonder how to reduce the safety risks for occupants and fire fighters, not to mention the dollar value lost each year due to the fire, water, and fire suppression damage, this webinar is for you. The Insurance Industry can help prevent fires, fire damage, and fire-related deaths. Join Roy Nolan of the Saint John Fire Department as he discusses the following: * Introduction: An overview of statistical findings * Who: Key Stakeholders * What: Any occupiable structure * Where: Every jurisdic ...

  • Dealing with the Impact of COVID-19 at Work - Webinar
    Is your organization prepared to meet changing needs and the impact after COVID-19? If you have concerns about the future of our industry, join us for an interactive session to discuss how to deal with the impact of COVID-19 in the workplace. COVID-19 has impacted everything we do, and dramatically changed the way we do work. In this session we will look at the following: * Managing staff in the COVID-19 workplace * Managing our own workload * Communicating with customers, co-workers and staff w ...

  • The Auto Industry
    The Auto Industry - Webinar This webinar is for anyone who wants a better understanding of the auto industry as a whole. We cover the basics of the industry from how premiums are dervived, issues in the auto industry, trends like ride sharing and automated vehicles and an in depth review of every province and their auto coverage. Date: Tuesday December 8, 2020 Time: 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. ADT Location: Webinar Only Member: $50.00 Non-Member: $55.00 Register Before: December 1st, 2020 2 CE Credits avai ...

  • How to Conduct a Corrective Conversation with Staff
    An important part of managing staff involves having corrective conversations in cases where team members are not performing to expectations, or where they are exhibiting problematic behavior. The purpose of the corrective conversation is to get the necessary behavior change to resolve the issue. But the prospect of confronting employees and having these conversations to get the required behavioral changes is intimidating to many managers and supervisors. The good news is, with the proper skills, ...

  • Train the Trainer
    Train the Trainer-Webinar 2 Part Series With Melanie Needham Train the Trainer Skills for the professional is addressed to supervisory and management positions in the insurance industry. We will cover all aspects of facilitation, including but not limited to facilitator awareness, creating a plan for facilitation, creating a productive and positive environment and dealing with difficult participants. This great webinar is for all professionals in a mentoring position. Not to be missed!