Reinsurance for Insurance Practitioners

Reinsurance for Insurance Practitioners


This intensive course covers the key elements of reinsurance methods and practices including the application of facultative and treaty business and the considerations made when transacting reinsurance and underwriting proportional and non-proportional treaties. It gives participants a thorough foundation knowledge of reinsurance and explains in detail the different types of reinsurance, and the key principles of programme design.


At the end of the course participants will:

  • Have gained an intensive insight into reinsurance operatives
  • Be able to explain the differences between reinsurance arrangements commonly used
  • Be aware of the best methods to adopt
  • Know the implications and gain a practical understanding of the reinsurance market.


A detailed explanation and practical understanding of:

  • Concept of reinsurance
  • Types of reinsurance and reinsurance program design
  • The reinsurance placement process
  • Treaty reinsurance
  • Facultative reinsurance
  • Proportional and Non- proportional reinsurance
  • Reinsurance programming
  • Catastrophe reinsurance
  • Reinsurance audits
  • Reinsurance regulation
  • Application of reinsurance to various classes of insurance
  • Loss reserving methods


  • Underwriting Staff working in Insurance and Reinsurance Companies, Brokers and Organizations
  • Staff in Claims Departments
  • Staff working in Reinsurance Departments

Cost: 27,500.00


How to apply

All candidates must follow the application steps where they provide their details and select units. An invoice will be sent to the email address of the applicant with payment instructions.

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