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.

  • Upcoming Seminars for Fall 2018
    Be informed and educated on topics of interest in the insurance industry. The Insurance Institute of BC offers seminars for Insurance Institute members and insurance industry professionals. Registration of these seminars are opening soon! Register early to secure your spot as space is limited for selected seminars. Group rates are available, please contact Winnie Hon at whon@insuranceinstitute.ca for details. Registration Open September 13 | Earthquake: Is the Insurance Industry Ready for the Bi ...

  • Earthquake: Is the Insurance Industry Ready for the Big One! (Victoria seminar)
    Presenter will share insight based on his experience from the September 2017 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 prepare ...

  • Subrogation: Maximizing Recovery
    CLASSROOM | BUILDING | TECHNICAL Water losses rank the most frequent in the claims world while fire losses are most destructive. How can you maximize your recovery on these losses? Equip yourself with the tools you need to successfully subrogate against any liable parties, no matter what type of loss. From properly preserving evidence during the claims investigation to subrogation in the courts, our forensic and legal experts will show you how to maximize subrogation potential. Highlights on imp ...

  • A Changing Workforce: Impact of Technology & Demographics on the P&C Insurance Industry in Canada
    CLASSROOM | ENHANCING | MANAGEMENT Two key factors are impacting Canada’s P&C insurance industry: demographic change and technological-driven change Over the next decade, the insurance industry will be redefined by the emergence of innovations in telematics, artificial intelligence, and other digital technologies. At the same time, demographic factors, including retirement trends and a diversifying workforce, are shaping the industry of tomorrow. What are the impacts and how can the industry ...

  • 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 ...