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
    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. NEW! Corporate Rate for corporate groups of 6 or more (membership is additional for non ...

  • Business Interruption Workshop (Victoria)
    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 different businesses and operations? Do you want to gain insight into how coverage applies in practice? Through the use of problem-based learning and numerical examples, this half-day workshop will provide you with a practical understanding of business interruption insurance. SEMINAR OBJECTIVES Reading financial st ...

  • Builders Risk Policies & Construction Insurance Law
    CLASSROOM | TRENDS | TECHNICAL There is never an end to new construction no matter what city you live in. We know that this continuous growth and expansion is made possible by the protection provided by the insurance industry. So what are the coverages included in a COC or Builders Risk policy and what types of losses generally occur? Attend this seminar and learn more about this important aspect of our industry and our economy. SEMINAR OBJECTIVES Understand the purpose of a COC policy Define wh ...

  • Legalization of Cannabis: Emergent Insurance Issues & Potential Fire Risks
    8:30am Check-in | 8:30 - 9:30am Hot Breakfast Buffet & Networking | 9:30 - 11:30am Seminar CLASSROOM | TRENDS | TECHNICAL With the legalization of cannabis on October 17, 2018, the recreational cannabis business is booming and is predicted to continue to grow. This change in the law requires Insurers to consider how much risk they are willing to assume given the new realities. Not only is it more prevalent & available, there is an increase in potential hazards associated with the legaliz ...

  • Introduction to Business Interruption Insurance (Langley)
    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 ...