M05 Insurance Law - Introduction/Revision Day

The Priory Rooms Meeting & Conference Centre
Thursday, 05 September 2019
9:00 am – 4:30 pm
    • Rod Smith FCII FCILA

This one-day workshop for up to 12 delegates is ideal for anyone taking this compulsory CII Diploma subject by mixed assessment and multiple-choice exam, or for anyone who wants to refresh their knowledge of insurance law generally. The course is open to both starters and more advanced students.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Tactics for effective study and suggested further reading,
  • identifying, recalling and using key legal precedents & statutes
  • Common Law, Equity & Statute, EU law and
  • how laws are created and interpreted,
  • Legal Persons – who can insure, sue and be sued?
  • principles of old and new insurance law, including
  • disclosure, insurable interest & policy clauses and terms
  • principles of tort, contract, agency,
  • nervous shock, foreseeability, economic loss,
  • composite and joint covers, proximate cause,
  • The Insurance Act 2015 – fair presentation, remedies & warranties etc.
  • indemnity, reinstatement, subrogation & contribution,
  • setting these ideas into profitable underwriting and
  • correct acceptance, adjustment or reasoned rejection of claims,
  • layout, style and techniques for strong written assessments,
  • preparing for and techniques for passing multiple choice exams plus
  • any other areas troubling delegates!

Delegates will receive in advance an electronic pack of study materials, including exemplar assessment and exam questions plus Rod’s 100+page guide to studying, understanding and passing M05 insurance law.

In the morning, we’ll cover some of the above technical subjects and then look at written assignment techniques. In the afternoon, after some further technical topics, we’ll see how to tackle the multiple-choice exam by working through a sample exam paper together, as far as time allows.

This event is free to CII/PFS members.

Time: Registration & breakfast 9am; Start 9.30am; Finish 4.30pm

Venue: Lloyd Room, The Priory Rooms, Bull St, Birmingham

If this event becomes fully booked, please email birminghaminstitute@cii.co.uk to be added to our reserves list.

  • The Priory Rooms Meeting & Conference Centre
  • Quaker Meeting House, 40 Bull Street
  • Birmingham
  • B4 6AF
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CII Accredited

This demonstrates the quality of an event and that it meets CII member CPD scheme requirements.

6 hours' CPD can be claimed for this event if relevant to your learning and development needs.

It is recommended that you keep any evidence of the CPD activity you have completed and upload copies to the recording tool as the CII may ask to see this if your record is selected for review. Details of the scheme can be viewed online at www.cii.co.uk/cpd.