Seminars

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.

  • Introduction to Business Interruption Insurance (Kelowna)
    CLASSROOM | BUILDING | TECHNICAL Do the words Business Interruption Insurance cause you to shiver? This important type of insurance can be perceived as highly technical requiring years of study and many questions tend to be left unanswered. Through the use of simple numerical examples, this seminar will provide you the tools and confidence you need to understand the concepts and methodology relating to a business interruption loss. SEMINAR OBJECTIVES Understand business income, profits, earnings ...

  • Top Cases in P&C Insurance (Victoria)
    CLASSROOM | TRENDS | TECHNICAL Stay up-to-date with current legal decisions and industry developments within P&C insurance. Join our legal expert as they review key cases and other developments that have occurred over the past year that impact you. This seminar will benefit all insurance professionals, including claims adjusters, third party administrators, brokers, and underwriters. SEMINAR OBJECTIVES Understand the latest legal developments in P&C insurance Discuss new cases and update ...

  • Top Cases in P&C Insurance (Vancouver)
    CLASSROOM | TRENDS | TECHNICAL Stay up-to-date with current legal decisions and industry developments within P&C insurance. Join our legal experts as they review key cases and other developments that have occurred over the past year that impact you. This seminar will benefit all insurance professionals, including claims adjusters, third party administrators, brokers, and underwriters. SEMINAR OBJECTIVES Understand the latest legal developments in P&C insurance Discuss new cases and updat ...

  • De-escalating Emotionally Heightened People Workshop
    CLASSROOM | BUILDING | INTERPERSONAL SKILLS Life seems busier and more stressful, resulting in more frequent situations where people are displaying emotionally heightened behaviours. Whether it's a client upset over an increase in premium or an insured pushing back against a claim settlement, it's not unusual for these interactions to escalate into disrespectful tirades. The end result tends to leave the recipient stunned and second guessing themselves. The goal of this workshop is to provide yo ...

  • Vehicle Fire: There's a Lot Under the Hood!
    CLASSROOM | BUILDING | TECHNICAL If you think it is difficult to understand fire ignition and how fire travels within a building, wait until you investigate a vehicle fire! Not only are there many oxidants, fuels, and ignition sources, but they are all crammed into a very confined space. Whether you're a new or seasoned investigator, it's important to understand the various dynamics involved in a vehicle fire in order to determine the origin and cause of the thermodynamic event. SEMINAR OBJECTIV ...