Course description

Each municipality is a unique entity defined by the services provided; geographical location; historical past and the special events celebrated. These distinct qualities also define your risk profile and your subsequent risk financing requirements. This course will focus on different financing options, including insurance as a risk financing vehicle, purchasing insurance and the claims process. It will leave students with the ability to determine a municipality’s cost of risk.

Course details

Hours: 21
Credits: 2
Prerequisites: LAW1660
Corequisites: None

Build courses into a credential

This course is part of the following micro-credential(s):


Credit transfer

Have you taken this course or an equivalent course? Contact the Credit Transfer Office.

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Fall 2022 registration opens July 25, 2022. Winter 2023 registration opens November 28, 2022.

Delivery options

In person: classes held in person on a campus/site in a classroom/lab/shop/studio for the course duration

Online - Asynchronous: ​100% online delivery with no assigned day or time requirements, independent course completion

Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery with scheduled day and time course requirements

Hybrid: any combination of: in person, timetabled, on campus, online, and hyflex delivery