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Professional Indemnity Insurance – Intermediate


This professional indemnity insurance training workshop is suitable for those with several years’ experience of working with Professional Indemnity insurance and looking to learn more.

The workshop is highly interactive and includes a series of exercises and case studies to reinforce the learning.

Course Content

  • A recap on the duty of care owed by professionals followed by consideration of some of the standards of care applied
  • Employees’ personal duty of care
  • Comparison of tort and contractual liability – how they co-exist, limitation periods etc.
  • Risk assessment exercise applicable to accountants, solicitors, surveyors or IT consultants
  • Policy wording comparison
  • Factors to be considered when underwriting the professional indemnity risk
  • Managing the professional indemnity risk.

Learning Objectives

  • Explain how tortuous and contractual liabilities co-exist and how they may differ in their application
  • Evaluate the major exposures of different professionals and explain the major differences in coverage offered to them
  • Explain recent legal developments impacting on the liability of professionals
  • Detail the cover provided by a typical design and build policy
  • Detail the underwriting process and explain the principle underwriting considerations
  • Examine what processes professionals could use to manage their risk.

Ready to book?

Simply complete the booking form with your details and a member of our team will be in touch with the next available dates. 

Any questions?  

If you’re not quite sure if this course is suitable or are looking for further information, call our team on 0117 244 7221.