Transportation Insurance Workshop

Next Intake Commencement Date:

18 Jul 2017, Tuesday

Select a registration method:

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Transportation Insurance Workshop
  • 18 Jul 2017 – 18 Jul 2017, Intake: 7
  • 12 Sep 2017 – 12 Sep 2017, Intake: 8

Transportation insurance is the oldest type of insurance in existence, yet it’s often the least understood. Whether you are a transportation intermediary or a shipper, you need transportation insurance buying tips from the unique perspective of an insurance insider.

Upon completion of the programme, participants will be able to:

  • To understand the legal role and risk exposures of freight forwarder
  • To know the general make-up of a liability policy and type of liability covers available
  • To understand the fundamental principles of cargo insurance
  • To understand the various types of losses
  • To identify practical issues relating to claims handling
Designed For

Persons in customer services, shipping, logistic admin, warehousing, as well as those in supervisory and executive positions; general insurance practitioners having special logistics interests


The course is an Approved-in-Principle (AIP) course under the SkillsConnect (Course Code: CRS-N-0029783) with a support level of $2.00 per training hour for company sponsored participant. More information from Financial/Award Schemes.

SLA Member  Non-Member Self-Sponsored
Course Fee $398 $498 $498
GST $27.86 $34.86 $34.86
Application Fee $32.10 $32.10 $32.10
Total Fee
(payable to TLA)
$457.96 $564.96 $564.96
SkillsConnect $16 (Eligible Companies to claim from SkillsConnect) N.A.
PIC Grant Eligible Companies to claim from IRAS.  N.A.
SkillsFuture Credit N.A. $500
(or available Credit)

Note: MCF Training Grant (50% of course fee) is available for eligible participants. Please refer to for information.  The grant is on first-come-first-served basis due to limited quota available.



Payment will only be required after the course is confirmed.

Payment mode:
Overseas – Telegraphic Transfer
Local – Cheque, Cash or Bank Transfer


1 day : 9:00am to 6:00pm


Larry Thian has extensive experience spanning over 35 years in all areas of insurance with specialty in marine cargo and logistics. He is a senior associate of the Australia & New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance (ANZIIF Snr Assc) a faculty member of Singapore Insurance Institute, and a certified Insurance Practitioner.


A Certificate of Attendance will be awarded upon successful completion with 75% attendance.

  • Marine Cargo Insurance and Claims handling: newly-instituted cargo clauses, cargo loss prevention practices, steps for recourse; the claim process and the rules on limitations of liability and time bars
  • International conventions and laws that are used by carriers to limit their liabilities, and how insurance can be tailored to meet these needs
  • Sharing of relevant case studies throughout the course

Next Intake Commencement Date:

18 Jul 2017, Tuesday

Select a registration method:

Register Online   Download Form