Foundation in Liability Insurance

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM | 5 & 6 June 2024 | 14 CPD Hours

Registration Deadline: 30 May 2024


Participants will learn about the basics of Liability Insurance to understand when the need for Liability Insurance arises; apply principles of insurance in Liability Insurance; understand the provisions of various coverage and identify its underwriting factors.

Recommended For

  • New Entrants into casualty underwriting, Junior Casualty underwriter, and Liability Claims personnel
  • Insurance Company sales and marketing personnel, Loss adjusters, Brokering, Personnel, and Agents
  • Non insurance personnel whose work involves the need to have knowledge of Law of Tort
  • Anyone who wants an understanding of the basic fundamentals of the Law of Torts relating to Liability Insurance

Learning Format

  • Instructor-Led Online Class

Learning Outcome

  • Relate the Malaysian Legal System to the English Common Law
  • Distinguish between Common Law Equity and Statute
  • Express the General Principles of Liability
  • Relate the General Principles of Insurance as applicable to Liability Insurance
  • Define, discuss, and relate the Law of Negligence & Law of Nuisance as applicable to Liability Insurance
  • Define and relate Strict Liability and discuss the nature of Vicarious Liability
  • Differentiate between Libel and Slander
  • Recognise the various Business Liability Insurance Products
  • Identify the Risk of Liability arising from the use of premises for business risk & Goods Manufactured and Supplied
  • Recognise Liability Insurance arising from Professional Negligence and differentiate between General Negligence and Professional Negligence
  • Identify risks arising from Officers of a Company
  • Recognise Liability Insurance arising from personal activity, including social sports and house/property owners

Foundation in Liability Insurance

Programme Structure
Meet The Expert
Additional Information

For Inquiries


+603 2712 8882

Programme Structure

Day 1

  • English Common Law, Equity and Statute
  • General Principles of Insurance
  • Law of Torts
  • Negligence
  • Damages resulting from Negligence
  • Plaintiffs and tortfeasors
  • Defences
  • Nuisance and Trespass
  • Strict Liability
Day 2

  • Doctrine on Vicarious Liability
  • Defamation
  • Overview of Business Liability
  • Insurance Products
  • Introduction to Liability for Business Premises
  • Liability arising from Products
  • Liability arising from Professional Activity
  • Liability arising from Management Activity of a Company
  • Personal Liability



Early Bird (Member)

Single: RM880 | USD205

Register before 30 May 2024

Early Bird (Non-Member)

Single: RM980 | USD230

Register before 30 May 2024

Normal Fee (Member)

Single: RM980 | USD230

Group of 3: RM830 | USD195

Normal Fee (Non-Member)

Single: RM1,080 | USD250

Group of 3: RM930 | USD218

*Fees inclusive of 8% SST (Malaysia Sales and Service Tax)

Meet The Expert

Anton joined the insurance industry in 1996 and has over 26 years of experience in the Insurance Industry, having been involved in Insurance Broking, Underwriting, Claims and Reinsurance regionally in the Asia Pacific region.

Apart from working in various fields in the insurance industry, Anton was also a part time trainer for various liability and reinsurance trainings at insurance companies in Malaysia and in the Asian region.

Additional Information


  • Registration can be done via online at
  • As the maximum intake is limited to 25 pax per course, registration will be based on first come first basis.
  • MII practices a ‘no-credit’ policy. As such, all companies and individuals are required to make payment before the commencement of the course.
  • MII reserves the right to reschedule, change the trainer, modify the course content or cancel the course due to unforeseen circumstances without prior notice.
  • Contact person or participants will be notified through the email or phone on the status of the programme
  • Any Cancellation after the closing date is not allowed.

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