Every business needs insurance to mitigate its exposure to risk. This course is designed to enhance one’s knowledge of business insurance by providing an overview of the insurance industry, including the operations and distribution systems of insurers. It also notes the more common insurance policy terms and conditions, and how to manage and account for insurance. There is a particular emphasis on managing the cost of insurance.
Overview of Business Insurance. Insurance Management.
CPAs, auditors, consultants, and financial and managerial professionals.
Recognize the types of insurance offered by insurers. Identify the classifications of sellers of insurance products. Specify the measurements used to judge the performance of insurers. Recognize the conditions needed for a risk to be insurable. Identify the reasons for the different clauses used in an insurance contract.
Steven Bragg, Western CPE
Steven M. Bragg, CPA, is a full-time book and course author who has written more than 70 business books. He provides Western CPE with self-study courses in the areas of accounting and finance, with an emphasis on the practical application of accounting standards and management techniques. A sampling of his courses include the The New Controller Guidebook, The GAAP Guidebook, Accountants’ Guidebook, and Closing the Books: An Accountant’s Guide. He also manages the Accounting Best Practices podcast.
Steven has been the CFO or controller of both public and private companies and has been a consulting manager with Ernst & Young and an auditor with Deloitte & Touche. He holds an MBA from Babson College, a Master of Finance from Bentley College, and a BA from the University of Maine (summa cum laude).
Non-Member Price $56.00
Member Price $49.00