Seminar Program

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.

More webinars coming soon - stay tuned!  For seminar/webinar questions or inquiries, please contact Winnie at whon@insuranceinstitute.ca 

  • Product Liability & Evidence Preservation: How to Ensure Better Recovery - Webinar (PT)
    WEBINAR | BUILDING | TECHNICAL Product liability claims are notoriously difficult to pursue. This seminar will provide tips to improve recovery, mistakes to avoid, and the law surrounding product liability actions and evidence preservation. WEBINAR OBJECTIVES Review product liability and evidence preservation law Examine tips for improving recovery Discuss evidence preservation best practices Determine proper chain of custody Explain why your expert should be court certified WEBINAR PRESENTERS ...

  • Misrepresentation & Material Change - Rules for Voiding Policies Webinar (PT)
    WEBINAR | BUILDING | TECHNICAL A policyholder's misrepresentation or omission does not always entitle an insurer to rescind the policy. Court decisions continue to deal with the question, when is it right to void a policy? Understanding the fundamental legal principles and pitfalls can be crucial to the business not only for brokers and underwriters, but also for claims handlers and adjusters. This webinar will provide you with the fundamentals behind "misrepresentation and omission" and the rel ...

  • Structural Failure: Force of Nature or Man-Caused? - Webinar (PT)
    WEBINAR | BUILDING | TECHNICAL Structures come in various shapes, conditions, frames and build. The materials used to build the structure and the elements that work together can impact the structure's strength and ability to resist various loads. With aging infrastructure and new residential construction , the demand for the insurance industry to provide adequate protection is continuously increasing. It's important to understand the causes and origin of structural failures to properly assess th ...

  • Maximizing Subrogation in Fire Loss Claims - Webinar (PT)
    WEBINAR | BUILDING | TECHNICAL Subrogated fire loss claims can be difficult due to the fire damage of evidence, the legal challenges faced by fire investigators, and the legal requirement of a subrogating plaintiff to prove the cause of the fire and the party at fault. With all of these challenges, how does one maximize recovery on a subrogated fire loss claim? In fact, the process begins prior to attending the scene for investigation. This webinar will provide the step-by-step process from the ...