Online Workshop - Introduction to Insurance

Tuesday, 15 March 2022
9:30 am – 12:30 pm (UK time)
    • Alan Chandler

The Insurance Institute of Cardiff invite you to an online workshop on Introduction to Insurance

Event Details:

Tuesday 15th March 2022 09:30 – 12:30

The webinar will be run via Zoom, a global web-conferencing solution.


This three hour webinar (with a break in the middle) will be ideal for staff who are new or fairly new to the insurance industry, for those studying IF1 or for those who just want to get a better understanding of the main principles that underpin our industry.

The webinar will be presented by Alan Chandler, one of the most popular speakers in the UK. Alan will, in his usual plain English style, go through what risks are covered by insurance and what risks are not. He will then explain the structure of the UK insurance industry including exploring the roles of brokers, underwriters and claims staff. The six main legal principles of insurance will them be covered which are insurable interest, duty not to misrepresent/fair presentation of risk, proximate cause, indemnity, subrogation and contribution. The presentation will end up by covering the role of regulation within insurance.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand what type of risks are and are not insurable
  • Understand the main roles within the insurance industry
  • Understand the six main legal principles that underpin the insurance industry
  • Understand the role of regulation within insurance

Presenter :

The Course will be run by Alan Chandler.

Alan has been an operations and project manager in three large global companies. NatWest insurance services, Royal Bank of Scotland insurance group and Allianz. In the last ten years running his own training company he has taken more than 1.000 people to ACII including six people who have achieved the top ACII pass rate in the whole of the UK. He has trained national prize winners in almost all CII subjects, has been a CII examiner and has a pass rate of 96% in cii training. His website is

Further information.

A link will be sent via your email address supplied at the time of booking. PLEASE DO NOT share this with anyone else.

Please note that this webinar will be hosted on the Zoom platform which may be restricted by some employers. Members may need to utilise their own personal devices in these circumstances to access the platform.

CII Accredited

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

3 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