The Insurance Institute of British Columbia offers numerous educational and professional development seminars and training sessions to meet the needs of insurance professionals. Delivered in a variety of formats and in various locations. Most of our seminars provide CE credits for the broker and adjuster licences. Bookmark this page and visit often to keep informed of upcoming opportunities. We welcome you contact us if you have a topic to suggest.
Earthquake: Is the Insurance Industry Ready for the Big One?
Presenter will share insight based on his experience from the recent earthquakes in Mexico! CLASSROOM | ENHANCING | TRENDS How would a M9.0 Megathrust earthquake affect the Insurance Industry? Thousands of people around the globe suffer from the effects of earthquakes every year. Some cities have been devastated after major events, such as in the case of Chile, Japan, Christchurch and most recently Mexico City. Governments and institutions are continuously promoting awareness and preparedness. U ...
Demystifying Cyber Liability: Hackers, Ransomware & Social Engineering Fraud (Nanaimo)
CLASSROOM | ENHANCING | TRENDS Every day there are headlines in the paper about Cyber-Attacks. A recent headline read “Equifax breach sends shivers into Canada”. The Equifax cyber-attack exposed the personal information of 143 million Americans plus an unspecified number of Canadians. Attend this seminar to learn about liability exposures for private organizations in Canada. A live Ransomware demonstration will show how easy it is to infect a business with Ransomware. Network Test Labs will prov ...
Symposium BC: West Coast Affairs
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Let's Talk Strata Insurance: From Marijuana Use to Deductible Disputes
CLASSROOM | BUILDING | TECHNICAL Strata properties are a popular housing choice in B.C. for the convenience, security, added amenities and good value. Over 1.5 million people live in strata housing. Strata housing can include: condos, townhouses, duplexes, even single family homes in bare land strata corporations ("strata subdivisions"). As strata developments continue to rise, so does the demand for appropriate insurance coverages. Some of the current hot topics that strata corporations have to ...
Documentation – What it Takes to Investigate Income
CLASSROOM | BUILDING | TECHNICAL Whether it's loss of income for an individual or profit/loss calculations for a business, determining income is often essential when assessing claim. The challenge is in knowing what documentation, and more specifically, what information on those documents, will provide you with the insight you require. Along with highlighting what data to focus on, our expert presenters will reveal how you can collect the information you need from a variety of alternate sources ...