PACE and KIF Host 3rd Workshop
Kuwait City, 1 July 2021: Professional Advancement and Continuing Education Center (PACE) at GUST hosted an Insurance Liability workshop in collaboration with the Kuwait Insurance Federation (KIF). This marked the third workshop PACE has held with KIF on insurance liability and included four Kuwaiti insurance companies including Wethaq Takaful Insurance Company, First Takaful Travel Insurance Company, Bahrain Takaful Insurance Company, and KFH Takaful. The workshop took place between May 30 and June 3 via Zoom.
Participants from all four insurance companies participated and took courses that discussed insurance liability for both insurance and reinsurance companies. There were five sessions total that ran for four hours per day and upon completion participants received a certificate for attending and completing the course. A total of 10 participants took part in the course, all members of the four collaborating institutions.
Secretary general of KIF, Mr. Adel Al Rumaih said “that this workshop is a part of a group of courses that are designed for fresh Kuwaiti university graduates to work in the private sector and insurance organizations. Providing them with basic knowledge and principles of protocols in the field of insurance liability.”
Acting Senior Director of Professional Development & Community Services, Assistant Professor Ahmad AlDarbas said “Hosting such a vital course is an important part of GUSTs community outreach. We are proud to host the Insurance Liability course with Wethaq Takaful, First Takaful, Bahrain Takaful, and KFH Takaful.”
PACE recently hosted a course with Kuwait Insurance Federation (KIF) titled “Integrated Insurance Training Program” which also offered insurance training courses. This course is the third edition and is testament to GUSTs continuous effort to offer courses for industry professionals. PACE offers preparatory exams for the CFA, CPA, CMA, and GMAT, but also offers other courses such as Healthcare Management, Project Management, and a General English Program.