Underwriting Academy

The LMA Underwriting Academy is a dedicated offering for technical and commercial development for underwriters. In conjunction with our virtual academy, the LMA Underwriting Academy provides a suite of offerings and events aligned to an Underwriting Pathway.

The Pathway comprises of four levels of knowledge; Foundation, Intermediate, Advanced and Expert allowing for ease of access to learning aligned to role level and experience.  

Register for events

To register to attend any of the events below, please visit the Virtual Academy (LMA members only, log in required) and locate the event via the ‘Find Learning’ portal, the ‘Events’ calendar or via the search field. 

Foundation

Commercial Acumen for Underwriters Level 1 (Modular)
Cohort 2: 07 - 19 May
Cohort 3: 25 August - 03 September
Cohort 4: 02-16 November
£400 + VAT

Contract Wordings (Modular)
Cohort 2: October - November
£1,500 + VAT

Foundation for Underwriting in the Lloyd’s Market (Modular)
Cohort 1: 23 February - 25 March
Cohort 2: 12 October - 11 November
£1,500 + VAT

Introduction to Lloyd's and London Market 
08 March, 19 April, 06 July, 20 September, 19 October
£25 + VAT

Ships to Satellites - Risks Underwritten at Lloyd’s’ 
08 March, 19 April,
06 July, 20 September, 19 October
£25 + VAT


 

Intermediate

Commercial Acumen for Underwriters Level 2 (Modular)
Cohort 1:  12 - 26 May
Cohort 2:  08 - 23 June
£600 + VAT

Syndicate Business Planning (Modular)
13 April
£2,500 + VAT

Contract Wordings - Liability
06 October
£500 + VAT

Contract Wordings – Reinsurance
03 March, 13 October
£500 + VAT

 

All Levels

Global Macro Economics
11 March, 01 December
£200 + VAT

Essentials of Finance
09 March, 24 August
£200 + VAT