Global Insurance – Introduction

Course summary
4 weeks
Next available date: Contact for info - London
Open / Scheduled

Global Insurance – Introduction

Global Insurance – Introduction

Companies that expand overseas may need to consider arranging a global insurance programme.

This highly participative workshop looks at the cover provided by a global programme, issues and concepts of a global policy and the terminology used .

Although no specific global insurance knowledge is required, a good level of general property and liability knowledge is recommended.

Suitability - Who should attend?

This programme is designed for delegates who hold junior management positions or those who wish to advance towards a management role.

A good knowledge of the English language and the basic principles of insurance are required. Experience with one or more of the major classes of general insurance is recommended. 

Outcome / Qualification etc.

  • Identify which types of customer could benefit from insurance arranged on a global basis
  • Describe the structure of a global policy
  • Describe the terms and concepts of global policies
  • Outline the main difference between workers’ compensation and employers’ liability
  • Outline the main differences between UK and US property/business interruption and liability programmes
  • Outline the main terms and concepts of arranging a global policy for EU countries
  • Outline how claims on global policies are dealt with
  • Consideration of:
    • Why companies buy global policies
    • What types of business benefit from buying a global programme?
    • The different structures of global programmes
    • The terms and concepts of global policies:
      • master policies
      • multi-nationals
      • local policies
      • admitted/non admitted
      • DIC/DIL
      • tax/ premium allocations
      • compulsory insurance
    • How UK and US policies and terminology differ
    • How pan European policies are arranged
    • The main considerations when dealing with global insurance claims

Training Course Content

The course programme covers:

  • Introduction
  • Business interruption insurance
  • Theft and money insurances
  • Motor insurance
  • Contractors ‘all risks’ insurance
  • Liability insurances
  • Marine insurance
  • Aviation insurance
  • Risk management
  • Personal insurances
  • Reinsurance
  • Free days and visits

The course also includes a visit to Lloyd’s and Searchlight headquarters in London.


Contact Searchlight for more information and pricing details.

Provider: Searchlight

Searchlight - Training Courses for the Business Insurance Industry

Searchlight - Leading UK Training & Consultancy Company for Insurance and Financial Services Professionals

Searchlight is the UK's foremost provider of training for the insurance and financial services industry, covering the full range of technical, regulatory and soft skills needed by professionals operating in this dynamic business environment. Searchlight was the first organisation to receive...

Read more and show all courses with this provider

Request information - obligation free

Fill out your details to find out more about Global Insurance – Introduction.

  Contact the provider

  Get more information

  Register your interest

Customer Outreach Award


We believe that it should be easy for you to find and compare training courses. 

Our Customer Outreach Award is presented to trusted providers who are excellent at responding to enquiries, making your search quicker, more efficient and easier, too.

Contact information for Searchlight


Riverbridge House
Guildford Road
KT22 9AD Surrey

 Show phone number

Request information

Find out more about this Global Insurance – Introduction course - simply fill out your details:

U.K. L&D Report: 2018 - Benchmark Your Workplace Learning Strategy

Are you curious about the L&D strategies of some of the U.K.'s top companies?

Find out what they're up to in findcourses.co.uk's first annual U.K. L&D Report!

UK L&D Report

Learn more

Find a course for you!

  Read the course
 summary on this page

 Fill in your details and Request information

 Receive all the info you need

Find more courses here