Insurance Essentials 101 - Webinar (BC)
Insurance Institute of BC, BC
Date and Time: January 12, 2024 9:00 am - 11:00 am PDT
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WEBINAR | FOUNDATION | 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 beneficial to administrative
and support staff, accounts personnel, human resources and information
technology employees, and any newcomers who would like to broaden their
understanding of the insurance industry.
• Define and explain "insurance" in everyday terms, including insurable risk
• Discuss the impact of risk and list some examples of perils and hazards
• Outline the basic insurance roles and relationships
• Discuss the functions of insurance in society
• Identify three major types of insurance and give examples of general insurance
• Recognize types of insurers and identify key functional areas
• Outline processes to establish insurance coverage and claims handling
• Recognize the role of and the types of reinsurance
• Identify various insurance organizations
George Cooper, CIP
George is an enthusiastic and energenic individual with over thirty years experience in the education and development, management, sales and service areas of the insurance industry.
A commitment to excellence and a sincere desire to help people succeed in personal and professional development are his most notable characteristics.
George acheived his Certificate in Business Management in 1989, his Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP) designation in 1996 and continues his professional development through various educational programs.
George is an active volunteer with, and Ambassador for the Insurance Institute of Southern Alberta and the Insurance Instititue of Canada.
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address in your profile is current. Connection testing and login
details will be emailed prior to the webinar. Please check the email
to test your connection to the webinar
Continuing Education Credits: 2 Technical CE Credit (BC)
Please be aware that tardy log-in or
early log-out to/from the webinar will preclude IIBC from issuing a CE
certificate for this education session.
* If you require CE credits for licensing renewal
requirements in provinces other than BC, please check with you provincial
licensing regulator for validity.
Registration Deadline: January 10,
Fees: Include GST. Insurance Institute
$52.50 Individual Registration
Policy: Participant substitutions accepted up
to 24 hours prior to webinar (substitute must be current member). IIBC
reserves the right to cancel the webinar due to unforeseen
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participation in this virtual session is considered consent to be recorded as
required by law.
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Link to webinar: Prior to the webinar, all registrants
will receive an e-mail providing the direct link to the Webinar.
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Donna Salahor, CIP
Insurance Institute of BC
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