Capacity Building for Insurance Supervisors - Leveraging Actuarial Skills
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Virtual Training 18 August – 16 September 2021
The virtual training “Capacity Building for Insurance Supervisors - Leveraging Actuarial Skills” is organised by the International Actuarial Association, the International Association of Insurance Supervisors, and the Access to Insurance Initiative.
The training targets supervisors from the Sub-Sahara Africa region. It aims at strengthening the understanding and application of the actuarial concepts and tools needed to support effective insurance supervision and regulation.
The focus and approach of the training will be on teaching principles while making the training as practical and simple as possible. The training takes place from 18 August to 16 September with a combination of self-paced learning modules and live virtual sessions, involving a range of lecture-based sessions, case studies, breakout sessions and quizzes. Over the four weeks, live sessions take place on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 12 - 1.30 pm and 2.30 - 4 pm CEST.
The course will be held in English.
Registration deadline: 6 August
The syllabus is broken down into the following components:
Week 1 – Risk Management and Insurer Distress
Week 2 – Valuation and Actuarial Reports
Week 3 – Risk-based Capital and Reinsurance
Week 4 – Supervisory Frameworks and KPIs
Risk Management and Insurer Distress
Valuation and Actuarial Reports
Risk Based Capital and Reinsurance
Reinsurance, Regulatory Frameworks, and KPI’s
The course targets middle to senior technical staff from regulatory and supervisory agencies in the Sub Saharan Africa region, ideally with a minimum of three years of working experience in the insurance industry. The course does not target qualified actuaries, however, participants should have a reasonable level of mathematical skills.
We invite two representatives from each jurisdiction. This is intended to ensure that there is shared learning within a single supervisor and some peer support at the country level during and after the training.
There are no tuition fees to attend the training.
Participants are expected to commit to the training program, consisting of the self-paced modules as well as live online sessions in August and September. A mandatory onboarding will be held on Wednesday 18 August from 12 - 1.30 pm CEST.
Please note that places are limited and will be allocated on a first-come, first-serve basis.
As this is virtual training, for supervisors wishing to participate from other regions, please register your interest and we will contact you depending on available spaces.
Participants will receive a certificate upon completion of the course.