Insurance Co-op Overview

Co-op Format (Fall Intake)

September to December  January to April  May to August
Semester 1 Semester 2 Vacation
Semester 3 Work Term 1 (Co-op) Work Term 2 (Co-op)
Work Term 3 (Co-op) Semester 4  

Co-op Format (Winter Intake)

January to April May to August  September to December
Semester 1 Semester 2 Semester 3
Work Term 1 (Co-op) Work Term 2 (Co-op) Work Term 3 (Co-op)
Semester 4    

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Work Term Capabilities

(which do not reflect individual work experiences & exposures)

  • Apply knowledge of insurance principles and practices
  • Communicate insurance-related information in oral, written, and graphic formats suited to specific audiences and purposes
  • Apply the knowledge of Canadian legal system, the legislative context of the insurance industry and business in general to insurance contracts, document and processes
  • Recommend various insurance policies to clients from the perspective of the broker
  • Evaluate the various factors affecting the acceptance and underwriting of any insurance risk
  • Processing renewals, cancellations, endorsements for new business
  • Explain, interpret, analyze policy coverage and policy documents
  • Claims filing, document collection and report analysis
  • Maintain abeyance systems to monitor outstanding insurance documents
  • Microsoft Office, Excel, PowerPoint
Co-op Rate  
Range: $14.00 - $24.35 Average: $17.33

For further information, please contact:

Gordana Mihajlovic, Co-op Specialist
Phone: 905-575-2168
Email: Gordana.Mihajlovic [at] (Gordana Mihajlovic)