INS521 - Aviation Insurance I

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Subject Title
Aviation Insurance I

Subject Description
Students learn the basic principles of property and casualty insurance. Students will be introduced to the concept of hull and liability insurance as it relates to private and commercial aviation applications. Subjects include brokers, adjusters, underwriting, Principles of legal Liability, regulations for Brokers and Adjuster and calculation of aviation insurance premiums. 

Credit Status
One credit

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

  1. Describe the components and the structure of insurance in aviation. 
  1. Know the legal requirements of insurance coverage and the laws that require it. 
  1. Interpreter the Canadian Transportation Agency rulings
  1. Demonstrate the knowledgeable of how to access information on insurance requirements in aviation.
  1. Know the legal requirements of contracts and agreements.

Essential Employability Skills
Respond to written, spoken, or visual messages in a manner that ensures effective communication.

Execute mathematical operations accurately.

Apply a systematic approach to solve problems.

Locate, select, organize, and document information using appropriate technology and information systems.

Analyze, evaluate, and apply relevant information from a variety of sources.

Interact with others in groups or teams in ways that contribute to effective working relationships and the achievement of goals.

Manage the use of time and other resources to complete projects.

Take responsibility for one's own actions, decisions, and consequences.

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Accommodation for Students with Disabilities
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