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Associate in Marine Insurance Management (AMIM®)

Gain skills to confidently manage all aspects of marine insurance with The Institutes Designations AMIM.

4 Core Courses
Build a solid foundation in marine insurance management
Apply ethical frameworks to your day-to-day job
Stand out with your AMIM designation

AMIM at a Glance

Gain skills you can use right away with the AMIM designation. This program includes:

  • 4 courses, plus ethics
  • 12-15 months to complete
  • 100% online courses
  • Virtual exams for all courses
  • Mailed diploma upon completion

Ready-Made Career Skills

  • Ocean Marine
  • Marine Insurance
  • Container Shipping
  • Ocean Transportation
  • Bill of Lading
  • Inland Marine
  • Cargo Insurance
  • Claims Handling
  • Risk Assessment
  • Underwriting

Gain a strong understanding of ocean marine risks and inland marine insurance needs so you can effectively manage all aspects of marine insurance.

Ethical Decision Making in Risk and Insurance is a free course that’s required for all designations, including AMIM.

  • Understand coverages offered by ocean marine insurance products to recommend the most appropriate policies for your clients. 
  • Become familiar with the ocean bill of lading so you can evaluate the terms and conditions that apply to specific shipments. 
  • Understand ocean marine liability loss exposures so that you can provide customers with adequate levels of indemnity insurance. 
  • Gain a holistic view of the inland marine coverages available so that you can help customers manage their unique risks. 
  • Identify and analyze costly risks to improve your organization’s bottom line. 
  • Build your insurer strategic management skills to make yourself a vital part of your organization’s future. 

AMIM Designation

Total Requirements:
Average Completion Time:
12-15 Months
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Is a Designation Worth It?

If you have questions about whether to pursue a designation versus an MBA, why our students choose The Institutes Designations programs, or where to begin, we’ve got the answers! Download our guide, “Take Your Career to the Next Level,” to learn why a designation is worth the investment. 

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