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Ethics 311: Ethical Decision Making in Risk and Insurance

Gain the skills you need to navigate ethical dilemmas and ensure integrity and accountability in risk management and insurance.

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Ethics 311: New and CE-Approved!

At The Institutes, we are committed to upholding ethical standards in risk management and insurance, which is why Ethics 311 is a free online course requirement for all Institutes Designations. It can be completed in a few hours and will equip you with the necessary tools to identify and tackle ethical dilemmas in your day-to-day work. In addition, Ethics 311:

  • Is FREE and CE-approved
  • Provides credit toward all Institutes Designations
  • Only needs to be taken once for ALL Institutes Designations
  • Includes a built-in exam with unlimited attempts 

The Value of Ethics in Risk and Insurance

Hear from Adam Carmichael, CPCU, President of The Institutes Knowledge Group, on the importance of keeping ethical standards at the forefront of risk management and insurance.

Skills You'll Gain

After completing Ethics 311, you will be able to:

  • Build an ethical framework that you can apply to important business decisions and scenarios.
  • Recognize and address ethical dilemmas in the workplace to preserve customers' trust in your organization.
  • Determine strategies and practical methods for handling conflicts of interest.

Watch the video for a sample of the content covered in Ethics 311.

Course Details

Ethical Decision Making in Risk and Insurance

Build an ethical framework and gain skills to effectively navigate ethical dilemmas and foster integrity in risk management and insurance. 

Course Level
Average Completion Time
3-4 Hours
  • Ethical Behavior: Are You Operating on Solid Ground?
  • Professionalism: Do You Have What It Takes?
  • Acting Responsibly: What Would You Do?
  • Steps to Resolve Ethical Dilemmas: How Do You Determine the Best Solution?
  • Ethical Decision-Making Tools: Are You Stocked With the Right Assets?
  • Ethical Guidelines for Insurance Professionals: Can You Make the Right Call?

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