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COPE – Property Underwriting and Effective Loss Control

Description

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     Course Description:

    COPE is an acronym that stands for the four property risk characteristics an underwriter reviews when evaluating a submission for property insurance: Construction (e.g., frame, brick, masonry, masonry veneer); Occupancy (how the building is being used);  Protection (e.g., quality of the responding fire department, adequacy of water pressure and water supply in the community, the presence or absence of smoke alarms, etc.); and Exposure (risks of loss posed by neighboring property or the surrounding area, taking into consideration what is located near the property, such as an office building, a subdivision, or a fireworks factory).

    This course will give participants the knowledge needed to accurately determine this important underwriting information and also what can be done to reduce and control losses once “COPE” information is gathered and analyzed.

    Instructor:

    The instructor for this course is Christopher J. Boggs, CPCU, ARM, ALCM, LPCS, AAI, APA, CWCA, CRIS, AINS.  Chris is the Director of Education for the Insurance Journal Academy of Insurance  and has authored several books in the area of Property and Casualty Insurance , including “Property and Casualty Insurance Concepts Simplified: The Ultimate ‘How to’ Insurance Guide for Agents, Brokers, Underwriters and Adjusters;”

Faculty

  • Faculty and Production Information
    • Christopher J. Boggs, CPCU, ARM, ALCM, LPCS, AAI, APA, CWCA, CRIS, AINS, ,

State Approval Information

  • State Approval Information Details:

    NC,OK, TX,SC - This course is approved for 2 hours CE in these states

    OH - This course is approved for 2 Hours CE in Ohio - Course#37928

    NJ - This course is approved for 2 Hours CE in NJ - Cousrse # 88892503

    WI - This course is approved for 2 Hours CE in WI - Course # 67700

    MT - This course is approved for 2 Hours CE in MT

    FL - This course has been approved by the FL Department of Financial Services for insurance continuing education credit. Course ID# 79436, 2 hours, Intermediate, CE 2-20 - General Lines (Property & Casualty).

    FL - Florida Association of Insurance Agents – Acknowledgement Form is required (see materials section)

      

    Ashlee Jessup, CCSR
    Education Staff Assistant II/Registrar
    Florida Association of Insurance Agents
    850.893.4155,x331
    850.668.2852
    -fax
    http://www.faia.com


    MD - This course is approved for 2 hours CE -Course# C12290

Course Materials

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Basic Course Information

  • CE Credit: 2
  • Length: 2 Hours
  • Producer: Independent Insurance Agents of North Carolina
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