MARINE INSURANCE CLAIMS – Hull, Cargo and P&I – Live Online Training Course (8 Sep – 20 Oct 2021)

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This quality practical in-service training course aims to provide guidance to the attendees, through a mixture of formal interactive lectures, discussions, questions and answers and case studies, to develop their understanding of and enhance confidence and competency in dealing with marine Hull and Cargo insurance and P&I claims.
We will:
(a) Review principle of marine insurance, and the law and practice which underlie much of the claims handling, with particular reference to day-to-day problems
(b) Present practical examples of claims and defences arising from maritime casualties
(c) Examine sample adjustments of claims, and
(d) Discuss sample examination questions



Over 6 Wednesday evenings | 1830 – 2100 (HKT)

  • 8th September 2021 Contract of Marine Insurance and Hull Claims (I)
  • 15th September 2021 Hull Claims (II)
  • 29th September 2021 Hull Claims (III) and General Average & Salvage (I)
  • 6th October 2021 General Average & Salvage (II) and Cargo Claims
  • 13th October 2021 P&I Claims
  • 20th October 2021 Workshop


This course should particularly appeal to insurance and claims related executives working in offices of shippers, ship-owners, ship-managers, charterers, insurance companies, P&I Clubs, insurance brokers, and other members of the maritime claims community like surveyors, lawyers and loss adjusters. This would also be a useful basis for practitioners in the maritime industry who may be interested in and/or wish to enrich their knowledge in insurance claims. 
The principal instructor is Raymond T C Wong, Emeritus Chairman of the Institute, practicing average adjuster (qualified in 1980) and frequent speaker/lecturer on maritime claims related topics. He will be supported by fellow IoS members including:
• Eric Wu, with over 16-year experience in P&I claims and underwriting after adjusting averages for some 10 years.
• C H Wong, logistics & project consultant with wide range of maritime practice experience
Guest instructors will include:
• Jack Beesley of Steamship Mutual Management (HK) Ltd. who will lecture on “P&I Claims”
• Neville Ma, an Associate of Chartered Insurance Institute with 40 years’ experience in adjusting marine insurance claims.
HK$1,500 per person
For Members of the Institute of Seatransport: HK$1,200 per person
 [MATF Refund is available for eligible participants who are awarded Certificate of Attendance.]
 Please click here for the course details and enrolment.
Reservation will be accepted on a first come – first served basis, being closed on 4th September 2021