This program is intended to develop the human capacity of insurance companies and its related agencies to model and underwrite appropriate and competitive risks for the various agricultural sectors that will lead to an increased uptake of agricultural insurance products within the African sub-Sahara region.
>> To provide participants with fundamental knowledge and understanding of the principles and practice of insurance;
>> Gain an understanding of the historical development of Agricultural Insurance;
>> Gain knowledge of the risks in Agriculture and crop insurance Design considerations;
>> Understand the role played by various agencies in agricultural insurance schemes;
>> Understand the shape and direction of agriculture insurance market.
>> Learn about innovative distribution practices to lower your costs and increase outreach;
>> Comprehend the role of regulation and supervision in reacting, enabling and facilitating the development of Crop and Agriculture
Module 1- Fundamentals of Agriculture Insurance
>> Role and Importance of Agriculture
>> History and overview of Agriculture Insurance
>> Risks in Agriculture Insurance
>> Weather, climate and agriculture
>> Customer Care
Module 2- practice of Agriculture Insurance
>> Crop Insurance
>> Livestock Insurance
>> poultry Insurance
>> Bloodstock Insurance
>> Challenges associated with agriculture insurance
Insurance underwriting staff; Credit analyst in the banking sector; Loss adjusters; Brokers/ Agents; Marketing staff; and Agricultural extension officers.
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.