Associate in Commercial Underwriting

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Associate in Commercial Underwriting (AU)

Enhance your professional confidence and build a strong foundation in commercial underwriting principles with The Institutes Designations AU.

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Understand how emerging technology has transformed underwriting and how to leverage it in your day-to-day work

Evaluate commercial property loss exposures so you can appropriately select and price risks

Analyze the full spectrum of liability risks facing an organization so you can accurately determine loss potential

Determine a property’s level of fire protection so you can ensure coverage is priced properly

Understand the ins and outs of excess and umbrella liability insurance so you can provide increased limits to customers

Questions about AU?

The Associate in Commercial Underwriting program helps you in many ways. Learn about how to obtain your AU, why its important, how to maintain your designation and much more. You can also visit The Institutes website or call The Institutes at 800-295-9010 for additional information.

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Can I get a discount?

PIIAC members receive a 20% discount on all Designation courses through The Institutes. Click here to activate your account.