Advanced Protection and Indemnity Insurance Class (1 day)

Tuesday 05 December 2023, 10:00am - 05:00pm

REGISTER HERE - Remote and in-person attendance available (limit of 20 people in class)

About the AIMU Virtual Classroom
AIMU utilizes the GoToWebinar and GoToTraining platforms, which allow full attendee engagement through Q&A and chat panels, and interactive polling with video engaged for all instructors. Attendees can ask questions in real time and share experience and information with other students in the class. Classes are instructed by subject matter experts who are leaders in their individual fields.

Location for the in-person attendees:
14 Wall Street, Suite 820
New York, NY 1005


This course is intended to provide an in depth look at Protection and Indemnity underwriting and is a complement to the AIMU Introduction to Protection and Indemnity course. Students will go into a detailed review of forms and clauses as well as examine their implications to the risk. It will address, on an advanced level, the rationale for rating. Manuscript policies and the implications of certain additional clauses will also be discussed. Attendees should have previous experience with P&I and be ready to actively participate in discussions regarding the subject and how it relates to their field.

Course Outline:


Policy Form

  1. Form Comparison
  2. Exclusions
  3. Form Use

Pollution Liability

  1. Federal Law
  2. State Law
  3. Pollution Exclusion and Buy Back
  4. WQIS
 Rating P&I
  1. Exposure Rating
  2. Loss Rating
    1. Loss Development
    2. Exposure Change
    3. Large Loss
    4. “As If”
    5. Loss Rating Exercise
    6. AAD
 Contractual Agreement
  1. Waiver of Subrogation
  2. Indemnity Agreement
  3. Release Agreemenent
  4. Knock for Knock” Agreements
 Loss of Life/Bodily Injury
  1. Death on the High Seas Act (DOHSA)
  2. General Maritime Law
  3. Jones Act
  4. State Law

P&I Clubs
War Risk P&I/Second Seam
“Misdirected Arrow”

  1. What is it?
  2. How does it affect the policy?

Statutory Coverages

  1. USL&H
  2. MEL
  3. Jones Act
  4. OPA

Terrorism and TRIA as relates to P&I
Discussion and Questions 

Who Should Attend:  Insurance company underwriters and other marine professionals who have completed AIMU's Introduction to Protection and Indemnity Insurance and/or have had experience with Protection and Indemnity underwriting or claims.

The tuition is $200 members, $400 nonmembers. 

Tracy Ann Kiffer, VP - The Hartford
Curt Browder, AVP -  CoAction Specialty Insurance Group

CE Credits:  Approved for 6 CE Credits in NY, NJ, and TX.
Also approved for 6 NAMS and SAMS Credits.

Program Features: Handouts; Lecture Notes; Continuing Education Credits

Special Assistance: In Compliance with the American's with Disabilities Act, AIMU will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate persons with disabilities at its meetings.  Please call John Miklus at (212) 233-0550.

Refunds/Cancellations/Substitutions: Refund requests will be honored if received at least 48 hours prior to the scheduled start date. Cancellations received after the refund deadline and "no shows" are subject to the full registration fees. Substitutions may be made by notifying AIMU via email

AIMU reserves the right to postpone, cancel, or amend a class schedule at any time.

Attendees are not permitted to record, share, copy, or distribute any AIMU education.

Location virtual and limited in-class at 14 Wall Street, 8th floor, New York, NY 10005

Contact Elvira Rodin at