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Christopher J. Boggs

Christopher J. Boggs

Christopher J. Boggs joined the insurance industry in 1990. He is currently the Executive Director, Big I Virtual University and former Vice President of Education for Insurance Journal's Academy of Insurance.


During his career, Boggs has authored more than 300 insurance and risk management-related articles on a wide range of topics as diverse as Credit Default Swaps, the MCS-90, and enterprise risk management. This does not include the seven “e-books” (short, one-topic books covering various insurance and risk management-related subjects) Boggs has written.


Additionally, Boggs has written and published six insurance and risk management-related books

  • "The Insurance Professional's Practical Guide to Workers' Compensation: From History through Audit – Second Edition;"
  • "Business Income Insurance Demystified: The Simplified Guide to Time Element Coverages – Third Edition;
  • Property and Casualty Insurance Concepts Simplified: The Ultimate ‘How to’ Insurance Guide for Agents, Brokers, Underwriters and Adjusters;
  • Wow! I Never Knew That! 12 of the Most Misunderstood and Misused P&C Coverages, Concepts and Exclusions;
  • Insurance, Risk & Risk Management! The Insurance Professional’s Guide to Risk Management and Insurance;” and
  • Workers’ Compensation: How You Can Effectively Answer Your Clients 12 Most Commonly Asked Questions.


In addition to his writing, education, and training experience, Boggs worked in many areas of insurance. He began his career with Insurance Services Office as a rating and underwriting representative. Boggs has also worked as an agent (even owning his own agency), as the loss control and claims examiner for state-owned property in his home state, as a risk management consultant, and as the quality assurance specialist (auditing underwriting files) for the Southeast region of an insurance carrier.


A graduate of Liberty University with a bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Boggs has obtained  nine professional insurance designations: the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Associate in Risk Management (ARM), Associate in Loss Control Management (ALCM), Legal Principles Claims Management (LPCS), Accredited Advisor in Insurance (AAI), Associate in Premium Auditing (APA), Certified Workers’ Compensation Advisor (CWCA), Construction Risk and Insurance Specialist (CRIS) and the Associate in General Insurance (AINS).

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Valuation / Coinsurance Training Triple Pack

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Three popular training courses about property valuation and explaining coinsurance.

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Differences in Coinsurance for Homeowners' and Commercial Property

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Learn how much the CPP's and homeowners' forms differ in the application of the coinsurance condition and what options are available to avoid coinsurance.

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Contracts Triple Pack

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Three sessions previously conducted by the Academy of Insurance combine to give a much clearer picture of how insurance and contracts interact.

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Principles of Premium Auditing (2-part series)

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Join us as we learn the ins and outs of Premium Auditing.

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Practical Workers' Compensation: The Course and Scope Rule

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For an injury to be compensable it must "arise out of and be in the course and scope" of the worker's employment. "Course and scope" is not always black and white; This session will guide the participant through some interpretations of "course and scope."

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Practical Workers' Compensation: Employees, Contractors and Contractual Risk

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Who qualifies as an "employee?" This session dissects employee/employer relationships to avoid surprises following a loss or at audit.

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Practical Workers' Compensation: The Experience Modification Worksheet

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Learn the who, what, when, why and how of experience modification and the major question, "How are experience mods calculated?"

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Business Income: It's Easier Than You Think (3-part series)

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Business income is the MOST important property coverage any insured can buy. Discover how simple the coverage really is during this 3-part web series.

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Business Income is Just a Matter of Time

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Coinsurance, in time element coverage, is nothing but a function of time. Calculating coinsurance is easy - once you have calculated the Period of Restoration. It's calculating the period of restoration that's hard.

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Waiver of Subrogation, OCP, Liquor, MCS-90

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Do you know enough about these 4 topics? Join us for this one-hour webinar where you'll learn all the necessary information on OCPs, Liquor, MCS90 and Waiver of Subrogation.

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