An examination at an advanced level of the general principles applicable to contracts of insurance including insurable interests, disclosure, misrepresentation, agency, formation of contracts, policy terms and construction, claims, indemnity and regulations.

4 days: Thursday 26 August to Sunday 29 August 2021
Next course:
26 August 2021 (see all)
UQ St Lucia (view map)
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Who is the course designed for

This course focuses on the legal context and considerations of financial insurance and liability insurance including categories of financial liability, coverage and claims handling issues. The course considers business risk management and will cover commercial law considerations for insurance products such as business interruption insurance, professional indemnity insurance, errors and omissions insurance, crime insurance and trade credit insurance.

Our CPD courses are available to professionals interested in contemporary legal issues.

Whether you're looking to acquire CPD points, expand your knowledge in a specific area of the law, or gain a general understanding of legal issues impacting your profession, our courses will equip you to go further in every possible future.

Style of learning

Our courses are delivered in collaborative, seminar-style teaching environments, in the award-winning Forgan Smith building.

Our CPD participants benefit from small class sizes which encourage group discussion and debate, and 1-on-1 access to industry experts and leading researchers.


This course is delivered at UQ St Lucia campus.

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Enrolment options

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 Enrol as a part of a Graduate Certificate in Insurance Law

This course is part of the Graduate Certificate in Insurance Law taught in partnership with the Australian College of Insurance Studies (ACIS).

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Upcoming sessions

26 August 2021 9:00am5:00pm
27 August 2021 9:00am5:00pm
28 August 2021 9:00am5:00pm
29 August 2021 9:00am5:00pm

CPD enrolment closes two weeks prior to the course start date.

No entry requirements apply, you are not required to submit assessment and your course participation cannot be used as academic credit towards a degree qualification.

Our courses count toward Queensland Law Society Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points if you can demonstrate relevance to your legal practice.