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Insurance and Risk Management

Fanshawe College
30 weeks
Full time
Graduate diploma / certificate
Scholarships available
London (Ontario, Canada)
English
January 2021

Program description

Insurance and Risk Management

This one-year graduate certificate is designed for university and college graduates looking for a career in the insurance and risk management sector. As a student in this program, you’ll take courses in the Principles and Practices of Insurance, Risk Management, Essential Skills for Brokers/Agents, Leadership Principles and Practices, and Professional Communications. You’ll also analyze and apply complex liability policy and other miscellaneous liability coverages using different scenarios and case studies.

Graduates of this program will be prepared for careers as brokers/agents, risk managers, underwriters, loss adjusters or loss prevention inspectors. If you want to make a difference and build a future in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, join our Insurance and Risk Management program. Available in a traditional in class format with a September and January admission.

You’ll also be able to earn credits towards the following designations:

  • Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP) designation from the Insurance Institute of Canada.
  • Canadian Risk Management (CRM) designation from the Global Risk Management Institute Inc. (GRMI)

Admission requirements

A Two- or Three-Year College Diploma, or a Degree

(Note: minimum 'C+' average or cumulative 2.5 GPA)

OR

Acceptable combination of related work experience and post-secondary education as judged by the College*

OR

Five years of work experience in the financial services or insurance industry as judged by the College to be equivalent*

English Language Requirements

Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to demonstrate proficiency in English by one of the following methods:

  • A Grade 12 College Stream or University Stream English credit from an Ontario Secondary School, or equivalent, depending on the program's Admission Requirements
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) test with a minimum score of 88 for the Internet-based test (iBT), with test results within the last two years
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic test with an overall score of 6.5 with no score less than 6.0 in any of the four bands, with test results within the last two years. SDS Program Requirements.
  • Canadian Academic English Language (CAEL) test with an overall score of 70 with no score less than 60 in any of the four bands, with test results within the last two years
  • Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE) with a minimum score of 59, with test results within the last two years
  • A Cambridge English Test (FCE/CAE/CPE) with an overall score on the Cambridge English Scale of 176 with no language skill less than 169, with test results within the last two years
  • An English Language Evaluation (ELE) at Fanshawe College with a minimum score of 75% in all sections of the test, with test results within the last two years
  • Fanshawe College ESL4/GAP5 students: Minimum grade of 80% in ESL4/GAP5 Level 9 or 75% in ESL4/GAP5 Level 10

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Program content

Level 1

Take all of the following Mandatory Courses:

Group 1

  • Principles & Practices of Insurance
  • Insurance On the Automobile
  • Insurance On the Property
  • Essential Skills for Brokers/Agents
  • Risk Management

Group 2

Students will be enrolled in one of the following courses:

  • Managing Leaders & Leadership 3
  • Innovation Applications 4

Level 2

Take all of the following Mandatory Courses:

  • Liability Insurance
  • Essential Skills for Underwriters
  • Loss Adjusting Essential Skills
  • Risk Financing
  • Risk Assessment & Treatment
  • Advanced Professional Communication

Scholarships & funding

Several scholarship options are available. Please check the institute website for more information.

Tuition fees

Canadian students

The tuition fee for Canadian students is 1,772.65 CAD, and the total fees are 2,526.03 CAD.

International students

The tuition fee for International students is 7,596.00 CAD, and the total fees are 8,955.36 CAD.

For more detailed information about fees, please visit the institute webpage.

Qualification

Credential - Ontario College Graduate Certificate

The graduate has reliably demonstrated the ability to:

  1. Analyze the role played by the property and casualty insurance industry in the Canadian and global economy.
  2. Use current and relevant insurance industry-specific terminology in all stakeholder communications.
  3. Identify, select and apply risk management concepts to the four major categories of risk: hazard, operational, financial and strategic.
  4. Assess the techniques risk management professionals use to finance the negative consequences of risk events in multifaceted scenarios.
  5. Recommend assessment and treatment techniques for the major categories of risk faced by an organization, with an emphasis on hazard risk.
  6. Evaluate the clauses, terms and conditions of various insurance policy wordings in order to determine the appropriate coverage for complex risks.
  7. Articulate an effective process to successfully address the adjustment, negotiation and settlement of an insurance claim.
  8. Justify the acceptance or rejection of an application for insurance.
  9. Evaluate the needs of a commercial and/or personal client in order to plan and recommend an insurance program that provides protection from identified exposures.
  10. Lead a diverse work group, and motivate others to achieve personal and organizational goals.
  11. Prepare and deliver an effective sales presentation using professional sales techniques.

Career opportunities

Graduates will be prepared for careers as brokers/agents, risk managers, underwriters, loss adjusters or loss prevention inspectors.

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About this institute

Fanshawe College

Fanshawe College

Fanshawe College is a large, publicly-funded College located in London, Ontario, Canada - approximately two hours from Niagara Falls, Toronto, or Detroit. There are 21,000 full-time students at Fanshawe, including 7,500 international students from more than 100 different countries. Fanshawe...


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Why study at Fanshawe College

London is a great location - a large city with a population of close to 500,000, so there is something for everyone. It is small enough to be more affordable than some of the larger cities and it is very student-friendly. Fanshawe College has a 90.3% percent Graduate Employment Rate, which is number one among Ontario colleges. There are also 60 co-op programs available, where students can "earn while they learn."

Contact info

Fanshawe College

1001 Fanshawe College Boulevard
N5Y 5R6 London Ontario
Canada

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fanshawec.ca/international

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