-- The Institutes CPCU
Society, a community of credentialed property-casualty insurance professionals who promote excellence through ethical behavior and continuing education, has announced its newest member benefit, The Institutes CPCU
Society Knowledge Center.
designation program is a challenging course of study consisting of five foundation courses and three courses in either the personal lines or the commercial lines concentration.
In other industries, more people are asking for and expecting managers to have earned an ARM, a CPCUs
, or an MBA, says Roberts, especially for higher level jobs.
Lee Bailey would admire the second Canon's argument that ethical behavior requires CPCUs
to continue their professional development and education.
CPAs now fulfill the related studies requirement to become chartered property casualty underwriters (CPCU
), a professional designation for the property-liability insurance business.
As a brand new CPCU
, I was made editor of the newsletter of the South Florida Claims Association, called The Claimsman.
JEROME TRUPIN, CPCU
, CLU, is an insurance consultant with Trupin Insurance Services, White Plains, New York.
In addition, many professional and continuing education programs have been fostered by members of ARIA: e.g., CLU, CPCU
, CEBS, ARM, IIS, the american College, the American Institute, and RIMS, just to name a few.
One case in point is The Institutes' Collegiate Studies for CPCU
program and certificate.
Brandon got a big laugh when he told those at the March 26 CPCU
meeting that it was only when the larger corporations started buying up insurance concerns, such as ITT's purchase of the Hartford, that insurers were made to realize that a five-year plan was something more than just multiplying the annual statement by five.
attained the credential years ago, and viewed that as the finish line.
Ferguson serves as a trustee of the American Institute of CPCUs
and is a board member of ISO Inc.