C14: Automobile Insurance—Part 1

This course is not available for registration at this time. Please see the Key Dates on the Program Courses page for further information.

Please note that the final examination for this course is a computer-based exam.

C14: Automobile Insurance—Part 1 is a detailed study of automobile insurance in Canada. The course covers legislation related to automobile insurance and policies and regulations, concentrating mostly on personal coverages. Insurance professionals taking Automobile Insurance—Part 1 will get an overview of the different provincial approaches to automobile insurance and some of the problems related to it. You will deal in detail with Owner’s Policies or coverages specific to your own province. Automobile Insurance—Part 1 is one of the building blocks of your CIP Program .

Course Outline

• Introduction and development of automobile insurance
• Third-party liability
• Accident benefits
• Uninsured motorist coverage
• General provisions, definitions and exclusions
• Statutory conditions, prescribed conditions (BC), mandatory conditions (Nova Scotia) or general policy conditions (Québec)
• Loss of or damage to the insured automobile
• Endorsements
• Applications for automobile insurance; underwriting
• Industry programs for insurance availability
• Outline of coverages in all provinces other than the student’s province of residence

Who Should Register

All insurance courses offered by The Insurance Institute are designed for individuals who want to attain a highly recognized and respected professional designation in the p&c industry. The professional designation Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP) is recognized across Canada and elsewhere around the world as the benchmark of insurance professionalism.

Automobile Insurance—Part 1 is for industry professionals, including brokers and agents, underwriters and adjusters, who want a comprehensive p&c education and the skills and knowledge required to advance their careers.