Seminars

The Insurance Institute of Northern Alberta offers numerous educational and professional development seminars and training sessions to meet the needs of Northern Alberta insurance professionals.  Delivered in a variety of formats and in various locations in our region, bookmark this page and visit often to keep informed of upcoming opportunities.  We also welcome you to contact us if you have a topic to suggest.

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  • Prevention in Practice - A professional E&O Story WEBINAR (MDT)
    WEBINAR | BUILDING | TECHNICAL Current market conditions are creating perfect conditions for E&O exposure. Learn how errors and omissions can occur and methods to prevent them. This session will reinforce the importance of following procedures to prevent an E&O claim, underwriters will recognize situations that can produce gaps in coverage for policy holders and adjusters will understand the importance of sales and underwriting documentation. By attending this session you will: Understan ...

  • Cyber Security for the Remote Workforce Webinar - Member Bonus (MDT)
    WEBINAR | BUILDING | TECHNICAL Workers around the world are now working at home under new conditions. Clients, vendors and maybe even members of your own team 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 an ...

  • Resiliency: How to Rebound from Adversity WEBINAR (MDT)
    Nothing seems to be so consistent as change, particularly right now. Starting with market conditions, underwriting rules, technology, rates, customer demands and now add to that the changes we are experiencing with COVID-19 . There can be no doubt there is plenty of change going on today and change often causes adversity. Challenging and overcoming adversity requires resilience and becoming more resilient is a process that can be learned. The Property and Casualty insurance business is demanding ...

  • Insurance Essentials 101 WEBINAR (MDT)
    WEBINAR | BUILDING | TECHNICAL If you are new to insurance and have limited knowledge of the Property and Casualty (P&C) insurance industry, this webinar is for you. Its purpose is to provide you an overview of the developments and functions of P&C insurance, introduce basic concepts and key roles in the process. It will be of benefit to administrative and support staff, accounts personnel, Human Resources and Information Technology employees, and any newcomers to the industry who would ...

  • Introduction to Condominium Insurance - Webinar (MDT)
    WEBINAR | BUILDING | TECHNICAL New Condominium regulations that have been recently released will be reviewed. Who Should Attend? This seminar is designed for all insurance professionals. Understand condominium insurance so you can advise unit owners and boards about the unique aspects of insurance related to their needs and The Condominium Act of Alberta. Objectives: Learn the basics of condominium insurance Claims study Complete review of the new sections of the Act 2014 and the 2020 Regulation ...

  • In Good Company with Commercial Auto - Part 1 WEBINAR (MDT)
    BUILDING | WEBINAR | TECHNICAL This webinar is an introductory/basic session to help attendees understand some of the main differences between personal auto and commercial auto. This will be beneficial to those looking to switch lines from personal to commercial, those new to the commercial auto underwriting or broker roles and adjusters that want some insight as to the details gathered and analyzed in the underwriting process. Topics Include: Main differences between personal and commercial aut ...

  • Understanding the CGL - WEBINAR (MDT)
    BUILDING | WEBINAR | TECHNICAL Are you new to commercial insurance, or interested in moving from personal lines to commercial lines? This seminar will take a practical introductory look at the commercial general liability policy, providing insight for the less experienced brokers, underwriters and adjusters working in commercial insurance. Participants will learn the foundations of a commercial general liability policy section by section including discussions on coverages and extension. This sem ...

  • Builders Risk & Wrap Up Liability - WEBINAR (MDT)
    BUILDING | WEBINAR | TECHNICAL When building construction occurs as either ground-up new or renovation of an existing structure, there are many complex exposures and coverage options the underwriter, broker and risk manager must consider. They must also ensure the project is in compliance with the contract of the risk presented. In the event of a claim that arises during or after completion of a project, the adjuster must also be aware of available protections and clauses that may play a role in ...

  • Condominium Insurance Claims - Webinar (MDT)
    WEBINAR | BUILDING | TECHNICAL New Condominium regulations that have been recently released will be reviewed. This half day seminar is designed for all insurance professionals whether they are underwriters, claims adjusters, brokers, property managers or board members. Both personal and commercial lines will be covered. Seminar Content : General review of how the insurance industry manages Condominium claims followed by a classroom style claims review to better support brokers, underwriters, adj ...

  • In Good Company with Commercial Auto - Part 2 WEBINAR (MDT)
    BUILDING | WEBINAR | TECHNICAL Have you ever wondered about what other types of commercial auto policies exist?  This seminar will introduce you to the basic fundamentals of the garage policy, the non-owned automobile policy, the excess liability policy, the lessor’s contingent policy and the Transportation Network policy. It will discuss some of the challenges and key functions of these various automobile policy types including the reason for and need for these policy types compared to the Owne ...