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Whether you are new to the industry or a seasoned professional, RGA’s LEARNING GATEWAY is your home for on-demand e-learning excellence.

Available exclusively to RGA clients, LEARNING GATEWAY opens the door to career development. Designed by RGA experts around the world, LEARNING GATEWAY underwriting and claims educational resources are available in a wide variety of formats for any learning style and experience level.  

  • With a click, users can build knowledge around emerging trends any time, anywhere around the world, via mobile or desktop devices.
  • Training modules are updated continuously, designed to meet the needs of the busy professional, and qualify for Continuing Professional Development/Continuing Education Requirements with industry bodies such as the Academy of Life Underwriting (ALU), the Canadian Institute of Underwriters (CIU), the Association of Home Office Underwriters (AHOU), and Australasian Life Underwriting, Claims Association (ALUCA), and more.

Curious? So are we, always. Learn more below, and ask Learning Gateway.

Underwriting Core Competency Framework

RGA's approach to education is based on a proprietary Underwriting Core Competency Framework, designed to identify critical skills and knowledge at every stage of an underwriting career. 

The framework is:

  • Based on the bedrock underwriting principles of process classification, rating, and risk selection
  • Packed with up-to-date insights, reflecting RGA's analysis of emerging medical trends and regulatory developments
  • Organized by level, allowing each learner to find courses that are the right fit for his or her stage of professional development

Where Do You Stand On Your Professional Journey?

We have courses to meet your needs, whether that includes building market knowledge, technical expertise, or practical experience. Hover your cursor over / Explore each category to learn more about available courses, build your competency and grow your skills. 

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Core Competency

Courses and Curriculums

LEARNING GATEWAY offers instruction from RGA experts around the world in multiple formats, from interactive self-paced learning to short videos, case studies, and recorded webinars. New content is added every month. Customize your experience to meet your learning preferences and goals. 

Do you want to:

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Build Your Foundation   

Benefit from foundational courses on risk management and underwriting topics. RGA offers tests, completion certificates, and progress tracking.

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Explore Your Potential

Access an array of job aids through the RGA Learning Gateway and Global Underwriting Manual (GUM), including interactive anatomy and physiology resources.

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Spark Your Imagination

Sometimes the best way to grow your career is to watch. Spark videos may be brief, but they delve deep. RGA global experts address a range of contemporary risk and medical topics.
Take your lunch break to learn. 

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Practice Applications

Learn from case studies designed specifically for junior underwriters. Better understand practical underwriting applications with a variety of risk factors and complexity levels.

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Review Your Skills

Keep skills current with learning modules designed specifically around the needs of senior (level 3 and up) underwriters. A minimum of six underwriting modules are added per year with tests, completion certificates, and progress tracking.

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Watch to Learn

Explore a library of exclusive and in-depth webinars featuring the expertise of RGA underwriting and medical teams around the world.

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Accelerate Your Career

Speed your career advancement with risk management and underwriting learning experiences designed for senior underwriters (level 3 and up).
These programs incorporate multiple opportunities to explore, try, and practice.

Hank George 

Explore our exclusive index of highly researched papers on a variety of underwriting topics and produced by Hank George, Inc., the highly regarded and independent underwriting education company.

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  • Miriam Krajewski

    Miriam de Jonge

    BComm, ANZIIF (Fellow) CIP, FALU, ALUCA (Snr Assoc)
    Head of Client Underwriting Training