Underwriting Academy

The Underwriting Academy focuses on technical and commercial knowledge for underwriters.

In conjunction with our virtual academy, the Underwriting Academy offers 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.


Visit the Virtual Academy for full programme details, including availability, dates, cost and online booking.
Note: Access is for LMA members only (login required).


  • Commercial Acumen for Underwriters
  • Contract Wordings - Foundation (CII CPD Accredited)
  • Delegated Authority
  • Essentials of Finance
  • Finance for Non-Finance Managers
  • Foundation for Underwriting in the Lloyd’s Market (CII CPD Accredited)
  • Global Macro Economics
  • Introduction to Financial Crime
  • Introduction to the Lloyd’s and London Marketplace
  • Reinsurance
  • The Insight Series: Powered by EY:
    - Capital Modelling
    - Pricing
    - Sustainability in the London Market


  • Contract Wordings
    - Business Interruption
    - Liability (CII CPD Accredited)
    - Reinsurance (CII CPD Accredited)
  • Driving Portfolio Performance


  • Syndicate Business Planning


  • INED Programme
  • INED Alumni.


Note: Access is for LMA members
only (login required).