Surety Bonds Foundation Classroom course – 9 & 10 November 2021 (registrations are still possible)


Date: 9 & 10 November 2021 with a Welcome dinner on the evening of the 8th of November. During 2 full training days you will be introduced to all aspects of Surety Bonds. On basis of theory and cases studies in depth discussion will be held, to be sure the knowledge transfer is optimal. Also during the lunches and dinners, there is enough possibility for net working.

This courses is facilitated by expert in their fields.

The course is held at the Steigenberger Schiphol Airport hotel in Amsterdam-Schiphol. NB: Registrations are still possible.







Date: 9 & 10 November 2021

Welcome dinner on the evening of the 8th of November 2021 (registrations are still possible)

The Surety Foundation Training Seminar is a two-day in-depth basic level training seminar in Surety for professionals from inside and outside the Surety industry.

Learning Objectives

  • Understanding the Surety business in general
  • Analysis of the Surety markets worldwide, market characteristics and market trends
  • Underwriting the clients
  • Objectives and assessment of client and job site visits
  • Risk management in good times and bad times
  • Bond types, bond forms, contract bonds and non-contract bonds
  • Underwriting bonds and guarantees
  • Fronting
  • Risk management policy in general
  • Reinsurance, co-insurance, capacity and retention
  • Early warning signs and reasons for companies to fail
  • Surety bond claims, claims handling and claims experience

Prior Knowledge

The training seminar includes especially team exercises, case studies and in-depth discussions. Participants are asked to prepare for the training seminar by reading the provided documents and may be asked to prepare case studies in advance of the seminar.

The seminar is open to participants with limited experience in the Surety Bonds industry. Persons working in related sectors, credit managers, CFOs, the media or civil servants of Ministries, brokers, lawyers and other administrative authorities, will also benefit from this seminar.