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Principles of Premium Auditing

Principles of Premium Auditing
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Understand premium auditing principles and procedures.


  • Overview of premium auditing
  • Insurance law
  • Premium audit planning
  • Review of insured’s operations
  • Review of insured’s employees
  • Accounting system evaluation
  • Audit program design
  • Data verification and analysis
  • Premium audit report
  • Communication and premium auditing
  • Professionalism in premium auditing

Course Level


Suggested Self-Study Time

5-7 weeks



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Bottom-Line Benefits

Demonstrate your commitment to your career.

Make better underwriting decisions by learning how to fully evaluate an insured’s operations and employees.

Confidently apply strategic concepts to your everyday work.

Create more effective audit programs with your ability to evaluate accounting systems, analyze data, and prepare premium audit reports.

Enhance customer satisfaction and retention.

Develop the communication and negotiation skills needed to confidently interact with your clients.

“From my perspective as a hiring manager, these designations are a window into an individual's work ethic and clearly demonstrate an ability and a drive that is needed to excel in today's demanding environment.”


Jeff Cruey, CPCU, CIC, ARe, AU, AMIM
Vice President—Commercial Lines
Ohio Casualty Insurance Co.

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