The Insurance Institute of Nova Scotia offers a variety of seminar topics for members and insurance professionals. Most of our seminars provide CE credits for Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, and Saskatchewan.

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Upcoming seminars and webinars:

  • Insurance Essentials 101 - Webinar (IINS)
    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 Ellipsis

  • Ice Dams: Formation, Prevention & Mitigation
    This webinar reviews the cause(s) of ice dams, covers steps to prevent their formation, and discussed mitigation of damage when an ice dam forms. We will also review IICRC standards to determine the categorization of water from ice dams. Topics will includes, Ice dam basics, soffit ventillation, prevention, mitigation and water categorization. Presenter: Wei Chiet Thong Mr. Thong is experienced in the design of new structures, as well as the repair and retrofitting of existing structures. He has Ellipsis

  • Wood Framed Roof Collapses
    During webinar o ur Forensic Engineering expert will discuss the leading causes of roof collapses in Canada and examine the roles and responsibilities of designers, truss engineers, engineers of record, and builders and how they vary between residential, agricultural, and commercial structures. Presenter: Yannick Roy Yannick specializes in structural forensic engineering and leading multi-disciplinary teams of engineers on large and complex losses. With over 18 years of experience, he is a regis Ellipsis

  • Exploring the Key Benefits of an MGA
    On February 21st, 2024, you’re invited to take part in a transformative webinar where industry leaders and seasoned brokers converge. This webinar will explore how MGAs have evolved into game-changers in the insurance landscape, gain insights into streamlined underwriting, and discover the strategic advantages that elevate brokerage growth to help you stay at the forefront of industry trends as our presenters unravel the key benefits of an MGA partnership. Presenters Jacqueline Tremblay With ove Ellipsis

  • Fundamentals of Restoration
    This session focuses on the market trends and issues as it relates to property claims in a post covid market. The session will help you understand property complexities, fraud potential, relationship to subrogation, awareness of the restoration process, mitigation strategies, early cause determination, and maintaining ethical practices. Attendees of this 2 hour session will learn: The 10 step claims process Water Claims are on the rise! Statistics Matter Types of Fraud and how it relates to wate Ellipsis