CPCU 555 Personal Risk Management and Property Casualty Insurance

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Immediate Access Class Lectures

Live online class begins 3/31 and ends May 19 Tuesdays at 7:30 – 9:00 pm ET

If you are joining the live weekly class, please make sure you read the first chapter, watch the lecture recording, and complete your course guide BEFORE class. The live class time will be student interactive application exercises. If you do not do the prep work prior to class, you will be lost.

To access over 19 hours of class recordings based on existing course materials, register to become a member of PrepAdemy by clicking the link above. To pay for access to the recordings: Once you receive your ID/password, navigate back to this page and click on the button “Register for $299” to pay for access to the recordings using a credit card. If you would like to pay by check please call 480-895-0060.

Order the “CPCU 555 Recommended Materials Package” (text and course guide) from The Institutes by calling 1-800-644-2101 or by visiting their website http://theinstitutes.org.

CPCU 555 Personal Risk Management and Property Casualty Insurance is one of multiple courses needed to earn the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter designation. CPCU 555 is considered an advanced course.

Chapter 1 — Personal Risk Management
Chapter 2 — The Personal Automobile Insurance Environment
Chapter 3 — Personal Auto Insurance: Liability, Medical Payments, and UM
Chapter 4 — Personal Auto Insurance: Physical Damage and Endorsements
Chapter 5 — Homeowners Section I
Chapter 6 — Homeowners Section II
Chapter 7 — Using Homeowners Endorsements to Meet Individual Needs
Chapter 8 — Other Residential Insurance Coverages
Chapter 9 — Watercraft, RVs, Mobile Homes, and Excess Liability
Chapter 10 — Personal Lines Profitability and Pricing
Chapter 11 — Personal Lines Portfolio Management


These class recordings (combined with textbook and course guide study) will help guide you through the course and help you prepare to take the CPCU 555 exam at Prometric or at an Onsite testing center. Books and exam fees are not included in the cost of access to the class recordings. The fee to access the class recordings is $299.

Learn about the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter designation program


CPCU 555 Personal Risk Management and Property Casualty Insurance will help:

  • Create customer loyalty with an improved ability to recommend appropriate coverages within a broader risk management framework.
  • Build a more profitable book of business with an in-depth understanding of personal insurance policies and coverages.
  • Develop the skills needed to profitably price, underwrite, and manage a personal insurance portfolio.