BIMA educational interests are focused on 2 areas:
- Member Programs
BIMA provides professional education to its members and related industry partners through the annual Captive Education Summit and periodic seminars which address current captive issues. View the BIMA Education calendar 2013 here.
BIMA also encourages members to participate in industry related programs offered by the Bermuda Insurance Institute (BII). Link to BII website calendar.
- Community Development Programs
BIMA provides Scholarships to industry professionals interested in achieving the Associate in Captive Insurance (ACI) qualification which is offered by the International Center for Captive Insurance Education (ICCIE). ICCIE is a 501(c)(3) organization which was formed by the Vermont Captive Insurance Association (VCIA). ICCIE provides comprehensive professional education for captive insurance professionals. For more information about ICCIE, go to www.iccie.org.
BIMA also offers a Summer Internship Program to University students. The Internship program was developed to expose students to a professional business environment; provide students with an introduction to basic insurance management responsibilities and an introduction to captive insurance concepts; provide summer employment; and encourage students to join the insurance management industry. The 2013 Summer Internship Application will be posted in December 2012.