Welcome to the Greater Toronto Area Chapter.

How can we help you?


Develop your skills and increase your knowledge.
Take advantage of our leading-edge seminars and webinars, local classes and networking events.

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CIP Winter 2020: Registration is now open

Do more with a CIP designation! See our list of winter courses.

Brokers: Stop by our table at the Top Broker Summit on November 25

Canadian Underwriter is holding the Top Broker Summit at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Toronto on November 25. The Insurance Institute is honoured to once again be the education partner for the ninth year. The Top Broker Summit is a day of education and networking that gives top producing commercial insurance brokers the opportunity to hear from industry leaders and speak with senior-level risk managers.

We are pleased to bring you the lunchtime panel on cyber risks moderated by Paul Kovacs, Founder and Executive Director, Institute for Catastrophic Loss (ICLR). Panelists include:
• Jacqueline Detablan, CNA
• Patrick Bourk, HUB International
• Imran Ahmad, Cassels & Graydon LLP

New research report: Cyber Risks 2019

Our cyber risks report was first released in 2015, and this research update provides a current perspective on our earlier analysis and offers three findings. Read the report now.

New Commercial Insurance Certificate

Get the skills you need to craft commercial solutions with our three-course program. Learn more.

New Virtual Accelerated Weekend CIP Class format

This fall, we are piloting a new CIP class format for C120: Underwriting Essentials that will allow you to complete your classes in a shorter time frame from wherever you are! Classes are held on four alternating weekends, you'll take Saturday (live) and Sunday (recorded) classes. Learn more

Trends Papers from the CIP Society - new papers added frequently

Read up on the latest industry trends with these free online resources offered by the CIP Society for all members.
Visit our Trends Paper page for the full library of papers and our Insights and Research page for the full listing of research reports.

Must-attend events and seminars

Leading Insurance Coverage & Liability Cases – October 23
Join Mario Fiorino, Senior Council of the Insurance Bureau of Canada, as he updates us on the most current and relevant cases in the past year. Register Now

Fundamentals Series: 101 Insurance Fundamentals – November 7
This full-day seminar provides an overview of the developments and functions of p&c insurance, while introducing basic concepts and key roles in the industry. Register Now

Lowes Fund Breakfast – November 13
In this talk, we'll hear from Dr. Elizabeth English, one of the world's leading researchers on amphibious construction. Register Now

Licensing in the GTA - Broker and Agent

Give yourself the best chance of success on your exam!
Are you looking to begin a new career as an insurance Broker or Agent? The Insurance Institute wants to help you succeed on your licensing exams. To help you prepare, the Institute offers an Ontario Agents Licensing kit, web-based tutorials and recorded (online) licensing classes that cover the exam topics in detail. Learn more

Do you live or work in GTA East?

You may also be interested in events, seminars and classes held by our Kawartha/Durham Chapter.

Follow us on Twitter!

The Insurance Institute of Ontario – GTA is on Twitter. Join the conversation and follow us at @IIOGTA

Did you know?

We provide CE Credits for Alberta and/or Manitoba
The Insurance Institute of Ontario is accredited to issue CE credits for our seminars to members who are licensed in the provinces of Manitoba and Alberta. Contact us at gtaseminars@insuranceinstitute.ca to learn further details on this great benefit.

Group Rates Available
Learn together! Did you know that group rates are offered for three or more members attending the same seminar. Contact us at gtaseminars@insuranceinstitute.ca for more details on how you can save money.

Professional and Meeting Space Available
Are you looking for space for your next meeting or function? The Insurance Institute has state-of-the-art rooms, suitable for a variety of group sizes, available for rent at our convenient downtown Toronto location. Get more details.

Living Outside of Canada?
Registration for virtual classes is available for International Students. Enrol in the course of your choice by contacting our member services team at 1-866-362-8585.

If your goal is to set yourself up for an exciting insurance career, the Insurance Institute is where you belong. Take your education and career to a whole new level. Membership with the Insurance Institute will give you the edge you need to succeed.