IRMI on Personal Lines 101

Course Description
This course offers a thorough overview of personal lines insurance. Appropriate for those who are fairly new to the business of insurance, the course creates a foundation of understanding by explaining the fundamentals of insurance, insurance industry operations and practices, and insurance contracts. The anatomy of an insurance policy is reviewed in detail. The course then addresses the different types of personal lines insurance, focusing on homeowners insurance and the personal auto policy. The course concludes with shorter discussions about miscellaneous personal lines forms, such as the personal umbrella, personal inland marine, watercraft, mobile home, motor home, dwelling, and farmowner policies.

The course covers the following topics: 

  • Basic Insurance Concepts
  • How the Insurance Industry Operate
  • Insurance Regulation
  • Anatomy of an Insurance Policy
  • Homeowners Insurance Overview
  • Personal Auto Policy Overview
  • Miscellaneous Personal Lines Coverages

By IRMI
International Risk Management Institute, Inc. (IRMI) is the premier provider of risk and insurance continuing education and reference services. IRMI publications are considered the ultimate authority by leading insurance practitioners and even federal appellate courts when interpreting insurance coverage. Use the knowledge you gain from IRMI CE courses with confidence, knowing they are written by seasoned insurance professionals who employ diligent quality assurance standards to provide the most up-to-date, practical, and reliable information possible.