Insurance Essentials for Adjusters

GC3, Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) and the Central Iowa Claims Association are partnering to offer hands-on training opportunities for insurance adjusters to help increase efficiency and effectiveness on the job.

Insurance Essentials for Adjusters are two-day workshops focusing on construction specifics, deconstruction considerations and commonly found situations found on a reconstruction site that will aid in evaluating property claims relating to the scope of loss and potential costs involving repair or replacement. Upon completion of a course, participants will receive a certificate from DMACC as well as CEC credit.

Roofing

Covers concepts related to roofing systems in residential and light commercial construction. Lessons provide a general knowledge base and understanding of roofing systems, including roof types and materials, components, specifications and more.

HVAC

Covers three key system issues that cause loss. Lessons provide a general knowledge base and understanding of the cost difference in various heating systems, signs of damage due to faulty heating systems, issues associated with lightening strikes how to identify reparability vs. replacement of basic HVAC systems and more.

Foundations and Framing

Covers concepts related to structural foundations and framing systems common in residential and light commercial construction. Lessons provide a general knowledge base and understanding of the types of foundation and foundation construction, framing from the foundation up and lab work.

Windows, Doors and Interior Finishes

Covers concepts related to door and window installation and replacement as well as interior finishes. Classroom and lab lessons cover window and door types and materials, drywall and interior surfaces, cabinets and more.

WE’RE UNDER CONSTRUCTION

Expanding to bring you better!

Due to the popularity of Insurance Essentials for Adjusters, future class dates have been suspended while GC3 and DMACC are hard at work enhancing curriculum and building more lab displays to accommodate more students!

 

Keep you eye on this page to find out when workshops will be available and how you can get registered!

Hear from experienced contractors as they share the basics of what you need to know to accurately process property claims for homeowners and businesses.

Explore hands-on labs where you’ll deal with less-than-ideal situations that may occur in damaged homes or businesses.

Learn to reduce claim leakage and supplemental claims, improve claims handling accuracy, achieve more efficient claim resolution and increase customer satisfaction.