Accounting for Captives: Financial Reporting and Analysis
6 CPE credits are available for the successful completion of this course
The purpose of this course is to develop a basic understanding of the accounting function for an insurance organization with specific emphasis on captive accounting, where applicable. Students will learn how actions of an insurance organization have an effect on the books. Both the GAAP and statutory basis of accounting will be discussed. Students will be given the opportunity to gain insight into insurance accounting by hands-on activities and collaboration with peers.
The goal of this course is to provide both technical and practical insight to those hoping to learn more about the accounting function of an insurance organization.
In this course, participants will learn:
- Key terminology used in insurance accounting
- The major cycles of an insurance organization
- How the recent economic downturn will influence both an entity’s internal books and their next audit
- Tips and insight on how to implement effective internal control
- How recent accounting pronouncements impact the books of your insurance organization
- How taxes effect an insurance entity
Instructors: Melissa Handcock & Carrie Rice
In addition to self-paced reading and assignment work, students will be required to attend three webconference sessions, participate in two pre-recorded lectures and complete two weeks of follow up assignments.
Registration Deadline: March 18, 2013
Webconference one: Tuesday, March 25th from 2:30 - 3:45 p.m. EST
Webconference two: Tuesday, April 1st from 2:30 - 3:45 p.m. EST
Webconference three: Tuesday, April 8th 3rd from 2:30 - 3:45 p.m. EDT
Office Hour Webconference: Tuesday, April 15th from 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. EDT
For further details please contact at ICCIE at 802-651-9050.
To see when this course will be taught again go to the course schedule page