C81 General Insurance Essentials—Part 1

Please note the final examination for this course is a computer-based exam.

The first course in the GIE Program introduces you to the insurance business, insurance intermediaries and the insurance company. You’ll also learn about basic documents, common insurance policy clauses, and insurance practices. The course also introduces you to one of the most important insurance coverages – automobile – which includes topics such as third-party liability, accident benefits, loss of or damage to the automobile as well as both government and private insurance plans.

Who Should Register

This course is recommended to newcomers to the insurance industry who are either recently hired by an insurance organization or who are looking to get their first job within the industry. The course is also ideal for anyone who has been away from formal education programs for a while and would like to enrol in an entry level course as part of their professional development. The course and program are used in a number of provinces as study material for broker and agent licensing.

Course Offerings

The following are the courses, by methodology, that are being offered by the institute.

Distance Learning

Name Start Date End Date Method  
C81: General Insurance Essentials - Part 1/C81 : Introduction aux assurances I.A.R.D., 1re partie 9/1/2018 12/3/2018 Independent Study


In-Class and Virtual Learning

Name Location Start Date End Date Class Time Delivery Method  
C81: General Insurance Essentials - Part 1 (Evening) Mississauga 9/12/2018 10/17/2018 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. EST Classroom
C81: General Insurance Essentials - pt 1 (Web-Based Evenings) 10/9/2018 11/29/2018 5:30 - 8:30 pm CDT Virtual
C81: General Insurance Essentials - Part 1 (Lunch) 10/23/2018 11/29/2018 12 - 1 p.m. EST Virtual