In addition to the our other programs, we
also offer specialized workshops to address
specific needs within the insurance industry and the business
community as a whole.
Often these programs can also be customized by our industry
experts to accommodate the needs of corporate clients, and
can be delivered either at a client's location or in one of
the Center's classrooms at 101 Murray Street, near
the heart of the financial district in
For the Fall 2012 session, these courses are:
- Certificate in the Business of Insurance
In an increasingly competitive business
environment, people who continually acquire new knowledge and
improve their skills maintain a considerable advantage. The Center
for Professional Education at St. John’s University has developed
the Certificate in the Business of Insurance for
individuals who wish to expand their breadth of knowledge of the
insurance industry. This program provides a comprehensive
overview of the major concepts and areas of expertise that are the
fundamental aspects of the industry.
The Business of Insurance will meet on four Thursdays, 9:00 a.m. -
5:00 p.m., starting October 4. This program can also be tailored
for corporate clients who wish to expose their employees to
specific aspects of this complex industry.This course
carries 15 Continuing Education credits for all lines. Fee: $1,895
including course materials.
Advanced Course in Marine
This course carries 15 Continuing Education credits for the BR, C3,
PA and PC licenses. Fee: $1,445 including course
This 12-week program, which is part of
our Certificate in Marine Insurance, is designed
to expand the knowledge of marine insurance with specific emphasis
on marine liabilities. By providing a practical approach to
understanding and analyzing marine liability exposures and
specialized insurance protections, the program is designed to
appeal to both newcomers to the marine insurance industry as well
as those already experienced in the field. Underwriters, claims
handlers, brokers, attorneys or those directly involved in the
management of various marine operations will benefit from this
The Advanced Course in Marine Liabilities will
meet on Tuesday evenings, from 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm starting February
in Workers Compensation
This 12-week program is designed to provide
detailed foundation knowledge concerning this important coverage.
The curriculum identifies and explores how the various pieces of
the workers compensation "puzzle" fit together, including history,
coverage areas, claims, risk management, and pricing, among
Students who complete the course and pass an additional
examination will be qualified for the Workers Compensation
Professional (WCP) designation.
The Certificate in Workers Compensation meets on
Mondays starting September 24, from 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm.
The course carries 15 Continuing Education credits for the BR, C3,
PA, and PC licenses. Fee: $1,895 including materials.
- Brief Course in Reinsurance: A One-Day
This course is intended for those individuals who need to know the
basic elements of reinsurance and how it functions, without the
technical material. Administrative and accounting personnel,
systems analysts, human resources and other non-reinsurance
professionals will benefit from taking this course.
The Brief Course in Reinsurance meets on
Wednesday, October 31, from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. The course carries 7
Continuing Education credits for the LA, C1, C3, BR, PC, and PA
licenses. Fee: $795 including materials.
For information on these and other programs, or to inquire about
developing a new program to accommodate your needs, please call
(212) 277-5161or email firstname.lastname@example.org.