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.

  • National Education Month: Study Skills for CIP Courses Webinar
    WEBINARS | BUILDING Scary! Nerve wracking! Queasy! Overwhelming! Is this how you feel about CIP exams? This workshop will offer study strategies and techniques to help you succeed: - Time Management - Taking & Using Notes - Understanding the Learning Styles - Exam Writing Tips Your success is our goal! We welcome you to take advantage of this study resource - especially if you're in the early stages of your CIP studies. Registration Deadline : February 25, 2019 Cost: Complimentary for all cu ...

  • Electrical Fire Risks in Old Homes
    CLASSROOM | BUILDING | TECHNICAL Electrical fires in older homes continue to be a concern within our industry. This interactive seminar will explore predominant electrical fire hazards in older homes and provide solutions to mitigate these risks. Through case studies, you will examine where electrical fire hazards are commonly present in older houses and provide new cost-effective solutions to reduce electrical fire risks. SEMINAR OBJECTIVES Identify predominant fire hazards in older homes & ...

  • Introduction to Business Interruption Insurance (Langley)
    This session has been rescheduled from Tuesday, February 12 to Tuesday, March 12 due to weather conditions. 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 methodolog ...

  • Is the Grass Greener? Risk Management with the Legalization of Cannabis (Nanaimo)
    CLASSROOM | BUILDING | TECHNICAL The world of legalized Cannabis is complex and has created a lot of uncertainty, along with many new regulations and rules. The Insurance Industry will need to adapt to this changing landscape and not all Insurers will respond in the same way. Unintentional gaps in coverage can and will occur. Attend this seminar and learn about the details behind the legalization of cannabis. As well as, the new Rules, Regulations/Acts and the risks associated with the legalizat ...

  • Symposium BC: Adapting to a Changing Market
    Visit the official SymposiumBC page for registration and full details.

  • Business Interruption Demystified (Kelowna)
    Audience | This half-day seminar for adjusters, brokers and underwriters is a continuation of the "Introduction to Business Interruption Insurance" seminar to gain a deeper understanding of this topic. Attendance at the introductory seminar is not a prerequisite to attend this seminar. All attendees welcome. CLASSROOM | BUILDING | TECHNICAL Do you want to build on your foundation of business interruption knowledge? Do you want to improve your understanding of how various wordings apply to differ ...