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!

  • Cyber Security for the Remote Workforce (Member Bonus) - Webinar (PST)
    WEBINAR | BUILDING | COMMUNICATIONS Workers around the world are now working at home under new conditions. Clients, vendors and maybe even you are adjusting to working remotely. Now, more than ever, we need to remain vigilant of cyber risks that could impact this virtual workforce. In this session, you’ll learn best practices for protecting remote workers from cyber threats. We’ll also discuss unique cyber threats that we are seeing during COVID-19 and tips to help protect you and your clients. ...

  • Virtual Symposium BC 2020: Resilience in Action Webinars (PST) - Full Event
    Tuesday & Wednesday, April 21-22, 2020 CIP Society's Virtual Symposium BC can help you continue your professional development and attain your CE credits! 5 Webinars | 2 Afternoons | 1 CE Credit/Webinar | Register for individual webinars or full event for all sessions! Why a CIP Society Symposium? The CIP Society Symposium will offer fresh perspectives and an opportunity to shape the future of the insurance industry. Join our prominent speakers to provoke conversations in insurance on a range ...

  • Navigating a Difficult Market to Success - Webinar (PST)
    * This webinar is Session A in the CIP Society Virtual Symposium BC webinar series. See the Full Event registration page if you would like to register for all 5 webinars with a Full Event rate. The insurance industry is moving into an era of hard, changing and unstable markets. The capital within the insurance community is being reduced which in turn reduces the amount of insurance coverage available and consequently, tightens the market. In the next couple of years, we can expect a reduction of ...

  • Cyber Claims & Privacy: The Epidemic of Connectivity in Canada - Webinar (PST)
    * This webinar is Session B in the CIP Society Virtual Symposium BC webinar series. See the Full Event registration page if you would like to register for all 5 webinars with a Full Event rate. Canadians have been slow to recognize the value of transferring risk with insurance policies. Yet, the increase and impact of highly organized cyber criminals continue to rise at an alarming rate. In November 2018, the Data Privacy Act took full effect, making it mandatory for Canadian organizations of al ...

  • Business Continuity Planning: An Essential Tool in Disaster Risk Management - Webinar (PST)
    * This webinar is Session C in the CIP Society Virtual Symposium BC webinar series. See the Full Event registration page if you would like to register for all 5 webinars with a Full Event rate. Business continuity plans (BCP) are focused on minimizing preventable disruptions to the essential programs and services of an organization. It describes processes and practices to restore and resume business as efficiently as possible when disaster strikes. To be truly effective in these extreme circumst ...

  • Climate Change: Municipal Legal Risks & Risk Management - Webinar (PST)
    * This webinar is Session D in the CIP Society Virtual Symposium BC webinar series. See the Full Event registration page if you would like to register for all 5 webinars with a Full Event rate. Insurers are well-aware of the impacts of climate change, which include an increase in extreme weather events, resulting in property damage and increased liability risks. Case studies will be used to identify the liability and regulatory risks and impacts that climate change may have on local governments. ...

  • Megafires: Adapting Urgently to Build Resilience - Webinar (PST)
    * This webinar is Session E in the CIP Society Virtual Symposium BC webinar series. See the Full Event registration page if you would like to register for all 5 webinars with a Full Event rate. Wildfire is an essential process in forest ecosystems but can be incredibly destructive in the wildland-urban interface. Successful adaptation must include individuals and communities learning how to coexist with wildfire. Land-use change, fire exclusions and global warming have made many forests highly s ...

  • Advanced Automobile Forensics - Webinar (PST)
    WEBINAR | BUILDING | TECHNICAL Now, more than ever, digital data such as cell phone use (text, calls, etc), GPS track logs, and various recorded vehicle events can shed light on an incident – particularly when you have a suspicious or tort claim on your hands. The most cutting edge forensic automotive technology can now give claims and legal professionals more information that historically was not recorded by EDR/black boxes or diagnostic trouble codes. Topics: • Infotainment system downloads: t ...

  • Cyber Liability in Canada 2020: Exposures & Trends - Webinar (PST)
    WEBINAR | ENHANCING | TECHNICAL In the past several years, Canada has undergone a dramatic transformation in the manner in which privacy is protected and the extent to which new legislation protects electronically stored data. Under federal and provincial privacy legislation, Canadian private organizations are subject to mandatory reporting requirements when there is a “real risk of significant harm” to affected individuals, as well as requirement to keep a breach log if there is a loss of unaut ...