Master in Risk Management Specialty in Insurance

General

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Program Description

EALDE's Master in Risk Management, specializing in Insurance, is an online master that allows you to obtain your own double degree with international validity. The objective of this program is to offer a transversal vision of the concepts of Risk Management in the insurance sector, and prepare to successfully manage risk in insurance companies.

The Master in Risk Management, specializing in Insurance, delves into the actuarial methodology for risk assessment, its connection with the new regulations and the classic risk assessment techniques. In addition, the training program addresses two main models used to consider risks: the ISO 31000: 2018 and COSO regulations.

During the online master's degree, the student will acquire knowledge to understand the concepts related to the insurance sector and the main legislative texts. Online training also prepares you to decide and guide you in the purchase of the main business insurance for the transfer of business risk.

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Curriculum

Course 1. Introduction to Risk Management.

  • Introduction to Risk Management. General Considerations, Actors, Perspectives.
  • Risk Management. ERM models in banking and Project Management.
  • ISO 31000: 2018. Principles and guidelines for Risk Management.
  • Practical case

Course 2. General concepts of Risk Management.

  • Basic Concepts and Risk Classification.
  • Identification and Characterization of Risks. Risk matrices.
  • Risk Assessment, Treatment, Monitoring and Review.
  • Practical case

Course 3. Risk Assessment Process.

  • Risk Assessment Unit. Objectives and Processes.
  • Events, Probability and Consequences. ISO 31010 techniques and tools.
  • Maturity models Audit and advice.
  • Practical case

Course 4. Main generic Business Risks.

  • Strategic Risks.
  • Reputational Risks.
  • Legal Risks.
  • Practical case

Course 5. Cross-Cutting Risks in the Company.

  • Introduction to Project Risk Management.
  • Introduction to ICT Risk Management.
  • Introduction to Occupational Risk Management.
  • Practical case

Course 6. Financial Risks in the Company.

  • Risks Associated with ISO 55000 Asset Management.
  • Introduction to Insurance and Actuarial Management.
  • Fraud and money laundering.
  • Practical case

Course 7. Organizational Structure in Risk Management.

  • The organizational structure in risk management.
  • Policies and procedures manual.
  • Treatment and Cost / Benefit Analysis.
  • Practical case

Course 8. Risk Analysis and Management Software.

  • Risk analysis. Design and simulation.
  • Evaluation and Document Management with Global Suite I.
  • Evaluation and Document Management with Global Suite II.
  • Practical case

Course 9. Fundamentals, Techniques and Actuarial Risk.

  • Technical fundamentals of insurance.
  • Risk Management.
  • Insurance companies.
  • Practical case.

Course 10. Risks Inherent to the Insurance Business

  • Life, health and social security insurance.
  • Business insurance.
  • Damage insurance and provision of services.
  • Practical case.

Course 11. Master thesis.

Why study this master?

The Master in Risk Management specializing in Insurance is an academic program of higher education that guarantees specialization in risk management in the insurance sector. All the contents of the training program are taught by expert teachers who are active in large reputable companies in the Spanish business risk sector, among others: AGERS, REPSOL, BBVA, SANTANDER or CAIXABANK.

The characteristics of this online master's degree allow you to specialize in Solvency II, a key regulation for the insurance and reinsurance sector. At a theoretical-practical level, it is a way to identify and have a global vision of the risks that affect the insurance business, both financial and those of the insurance business.

The online methodology of the Master in Insurance Risk Management allows the reconciliation of the student's work and family life with their training.

What will I learn?

Upon completion of the Master in Insurance Risk Management you will be able to:

  • Successfully manage risk in insurance companies.
  • Understand the concepts related to the insurance sector and handle the main legislative texts.
  • Know in depth the Solvency II regulations.
  • Decide and guide the purchase of the main company insurance, for the transfer of business risk.
  • Identify the differences between the different types of insurance.

Who is it for?

This training program is especially aimed at:

  • Executives, professionals and financial technicians of insurance companies and managers.
  • Professionals seeking a specialization to hold management positions in different areas of the insurance sector.
  • Professionals in risk consulting.
  • Professionals of Finance and Control of the company.
Last updated Oct 2020

About the School

EALDE Business School nace con vocación de aprovechar al máximo las posibilidades que Internet y las nuevas tecnologías brindan a la enseñanza. Ofrece a sus alumnos la posibilidad de cursar, desde el ... Read More

EALDE Business School nace con vocación de aprovechar al máximo las posibilidades que Internet y las nuevas tecnologías brindan a la enseñanza. Ofrece a sus alumnos la posibilidad de cursar, desde el lugar en el que se encuentren, estudios de posgrado en materia de gestión de empresas de la misma forma que harían si los cursos se siguiesen presencialmente en una escuela tradicional. Read less
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