Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU)

Course Information

Chartered Property & Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) is a professional designation in property-casualty insurance and risk management, administered by The Institutes – USA.From risk management principles to complexpolicy and coverage analysis, CPCU is the premier designation to ensure your profesional sucess and to help increase ones organization bottom line.

Unit Requirements

To achieve CPCU designation following modules should be completed.

Available Units

CPCU 500 Foundations of Risk Management and Insurance

  • Introduction to risk management
  • Risk assessment
  • Risk control
  • Risk financing
  • Insurance as a risk management technique
  • Insurance policy analysis
  • Common policy concepts
  • Big data analytics

CPCU 520 Insurance Operations

  • Overview of Insurance Operations
  • Insurance Regulation
  • Insurance Marketing and Distribution
  • The Underwriting Function
  • Risk Control and Premium Auditing
  • The Claim Function
  • Actuarial Operations
  • Reinsurance Principles and Concepts
  • Business Needs and Information Technology Alignment
  • Insurer Strategic Management

CPCU 530 Business Law for Insurance Professionals

  • Introduction to U.S. law
  • Contract law
  • Contract law-insurance applications
  • Commercial law
  • Property law
  • Tort law
  • Agency law
  • Agency law-insurance applications
  • Business entities and employment law
  • International legal environment

CPCU 540 Finance and Accounting for Insurance Professionals

  • Introduction to corporate finance and accounting
  • GAAP financial statements
  • GAAP financial statement analysis
  • Insurer statutory accounting
  • Insurer statutory annual statement analysis
  • Cash flow valuation
  • Bonds and stocks
  • Insurer investment portfolio management
  • Insurer capital needs and sources
  • Capital management
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • The underwriting cycle

Advance Courses

Commercial Lines Concentration Courses

  • CPCU 551 Commercial Property Risk Management Insurance
  • CPCU 552 Commercial Liability Risk Management and Insurance
  • CPCU 553 Survey of Personal Insurance and Financial Planning

Personal Lines Concentration Courses

  • CPCU 555 Personal Risk Management and Property-Casualty Insurance
  • CPCU 556 Financial Planning
  • CPCU 557 Survey of Commercial Insurance

Elective Courses (Choose One)

  • AAI 83 Agency Operations and Sales Management
  • AIC 31 Property Claims Practices
  • AIC 32 Liability Claims Practices
  • ARe 144 Reinsurance Principles and Practices
  • ARM 56 Risk Financing
  • AU 67 Strategic Underwriting Techniques
  • CPCU 560 Financial Services Institutions
  • ERM 57 Enterprise Risk Management
  • AAI 87 Agency Leadership and Strategic Alignment
  • AIC 47 Claims Leadership and Organizational Alignment

Class Timings:

Course duration:
15 Classes per module spread over 8 weeks. All classes will be held in the evening from 6 - 9PM

Classes will be conducted by industry experienced qualified professionals..

  • Course Fee (Each Module) PKR. 15,000/-

Recommended for:

  • Agents and brokers
  • Agency principals
  • Claims representatives
  • Line of business managers and executives.
  • Insurance litigators
  • Risk managers
  • Underwriters


Apply effectively RMI principles & contract law to everyday work. Demonstrate your commitment to clienteles and your worth to your organization Boost your professional image & earning potential Confidently comprehend the better image and mitigate the effects of litigation Develop efficiency.