ASSESS Your Underwriting Skills 

Test Your Life Underwriting Knowledge Using Our Assessment Tool

 

 

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Duration: up to 90 minutes

Description: How do your skills measure up? This comprehensive diagnostic tool consists of questions on 29 key topics that underwriters encounter daily.

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Take the Teaser Assessment

Duration: up to 5 minutes

Description: Not ready to take the Full Assessment? Try our Teaser Assessment which includes one question from each of the 29 key topics that underwriters encounter daily.

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Individual Assessments

Alcohol Use

Alcohol Use

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: How alcohol use disorders can vary in degrees from mild to life threatening.
 

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Blood Pressure

Blood Pressure

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: How blood pressure affects and can be affected by other co-morbidities.

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Blood Chemistry Profile

Blood Chemistry Profile

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: How to evaluate the blood chemistry profile (BCP) for mortality impact.

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Build and Body Size

Build and Body Size

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: How build and body size can be a risk factor for many diseases.

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Coronary Artery Disease

Coronary Artery Disease

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: A look at the anatomy and physiology of the heart.

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Diabetes

Diabetes

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: The causes of diabetes, how it is diagnosed and the treatment required.

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Driving Risk

Driving Risk

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: Underwriting tools are the best to evaluate risk related to driving behaviour.

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Drug Use

Drug Use

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: Drug use, abuse and the significance of previous and/or current drug abuse for mortality.

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Esophagus

Esophagus

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: The signs, symptoms and diagnostic techniques for certain digestive tract diseases and disorders.

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Arrhythmias and Heart Blocks

Arrhythmias and Heart Blocks

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description:The mortality impact of arrhythmias and heart blocks.

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Colon

Colon

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description:The signs, symptoms and diagnostic techniques for certain colon diseases and disorders.

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Kidneys

Kidneys

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description:The signs, symptoms and diagnostic techniques for certain colon diseases and disorders.

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Financial Underwriting

Financial Underwriting

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: How financial underwriting helps the insurer monitor and control risks and protect the company’s portfolio.

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Foreign Travel

Foreign Travel

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: Foreign travel and how it affects underwriting risk.

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Hematology

Hematology

Duration:up to 5 minutes
Description: Hematology and focus on specific disorders that increase mortality risk.

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Liver

Liver

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: The diseases, disorders, anatomy and physiology of the liver. 

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Lymphoma and Leukemia

Lymphoma and Leukemia

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: The diagnosing, grading,  staging and treatment of leukemia, a bone marrow cancer and lymphoma.

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Skin Cancer

Skin Cancer

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: How to read a pathology report to capture the relevant information to assess melanoma risk.

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Mental Health

Mental Health

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: The possible causes of mental disorders, how they're diagnosed, the treatment required, the complications and risk factors of mortality.

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Pharmaceuticals

Pharmaceuticals

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: Pharmaceuticals and certain classes of drugs and the reasons why the drugs are prescribed.

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Introduction to Life Underwriting

Introduction to Life Underwriting

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: Collect the facts and think through and analyze them to be able to properly assess and classify the risk. 

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Respiratory

Respiratory

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: Overview of the respiratory system, with a focus on the airways, the lungs, the blood vessels and gas exchange.
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Small-Intestine

Small Intestine

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: The anatomy and physiology of the small intestine, also known as the small bowel, and its role in digestion.
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Stomach

Stomach

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: The anatomy and physiology of the stomach, its role in digestion and potential complications from common diseases and disorders.
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Breast Tumor

Breast Tumors

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: The different types of breast cancer most often seen in underwriting, their signs and symptoms, how breast cancer is diagnosed and how it is underwritten.
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Colon Tumor

Colon Tumors

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: Colon cancer, the signs and symptoms, how it is diagnosed, treated and finally how it is underwritten.
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Tumors and Cancer

Tumors and Cancer

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: How cancer is staged, graded, diagnosed and treated.
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Prostate Tumors

Prostate Tumors

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: Prostate cancer, the grading and staging and how to interpret that information for mortality assessment.

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Urinalysis

Urinalysis

Duration: up to 5 minutes
Description: How to interpret urine test results and how to read the them.
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