Advanced Flood Insurance: Elevation Certificates and Grandfathering


Course Description
This course covers two areas of the National Flood Insurance Program’s advanced training curriculum: Elevation Certificates and Grandfathering. 

It begins by describing the various flood insurance rating factors and summarizing the rating process. It then explains in detail the rating of properties in flood plains. Finally, the course covers the flood insurance program’s special grandfathering rules that can benefit policyholders affected by a flood map change. The course includes the following chapters:

  • Flood Insurance Coverages, Maps and Rating
  • Elevation Certificates
  • Grandfathering

This course is written to the outlines and learning objectives specified by FEMA for advanced NFIP training on elevation certificates and grandfathering.   


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