Be career-ready in six months.
You could be starting a career in a challenging field that is crucial to every industry – insurance.
Why choose a career in insurance?
Because insurance touches every aspect of life and business, it’s a vital and stable industry. As one of Canada’s largest contributors to the financial services sector, there’s a constant need for talented, creative and motivated employees.
What is Property and Causality Insurance?
Property and Casualty Insurance is about managing risk and protecting homes, cars, businesses, property, and continuity of lives during times of peril. When risk becomes a reality because of an accident, extreme weather, fire, or theft, insurance can offer financial peace of mind.
About the program
- Six-month certificate
- Four-week work placement
- Prepare for professional designations from the Insurance Institute of Canada
- Upon successful completion of IIC exams, students may be eligible for licensure with the Insurance Council of Manitoba
- Develop specialized skills and choose your own career path in the Property and Casualty Insurance field: brokerage, claims adjusting and underwriting
Learn more about the program: Program Details.
Participate in the 160-hour work placement where you’ll gain valuable work experience and exposure to the insurance industry.
Grads can find work in businesses, private and public corporations, and government departments.
What you could be earning in less than one year:
Average salary in this field is $44,844 per year; new workers generally start around $29,120, while highly experienced workers can earn as much as $62,504. Salary is based on level of experience and education (wage data taken from: jobbank.gc.ca).
Brokers/Agents may have commission as part of their compensation structure and the emphasis on commission sales will vary from firm to firm.
Campus and Tuition
You will study at the Exchange District Campus (EDC), nestled at the heart of Winnipeg’s industry, commerce and cultural sectors. EDC features modern classrooms, relaxing study spaces, state-of-the-art equipment, and a wide variety of services and amenities.
Learn about Tuition information.
Ready to Apply?
Contribute to business and individual insurance planning and security while preparing to earn important industry credentials.