Overview

Careers in Insurance, is a 60 minute lesson designed to cover the opportunities available in the insurance industry. Basic statistics of the industry are provided to enhance the teaching material. Students will be able to identify three segments of Insurance Company Operations. Students will also evaluate advantages to a career in the insurance industry.

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Objectives

The students will:

Identify insurance industry jobs

Recognize insurance company operations

Identify advantages to a career in insurance

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Time Required

60 Minutes

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Materials:

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Power Point Presentation

Word Search

Job Analysis Worksheet

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Procedures:

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Assessment:

Have students complete the Wordsearch

Have students research insurance jobs by using the “Job Analysis Worksheet.” Students can use the Department of Labor website at www.bls.gov\oco

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Resources:

Luthardt, Constance M, Property and Liability Insurance Principles, 3rd Edition. 2004

2002 IEI Drake Institute

Insurance Institute of Canada, Career Connections