top of page

Essentials of Property & Casualty Insurance


Essentials of Property and Casualty Insurance is specifically designed to assist individuals in preparation for their Pennsylvania Property and Casualty Producer Licensing Examination. Written in easy to read and understand language, this text is the perfect exam preparation manual.

Special attention has been focused on emphasizing the essentials for exam preparation by highlighting core material that must be mastered for exam success. The text material is completely revised and updated on a continual basis, and appears in the same format as the state examination outline. This approach makes exam preparation easy to understand. A special key terms and concepts section has been added to highlight educational objectives. At the end of each chapter, exam type questions are prepared to assist retention.

Essentials of Property and Casualty Insurance includes these outstanding features:

  • Chapter format corresponds with Insurance Department/PSI Services exam outline

  • Detailed table of contents and glossary for easy reference

  • Key terms and concepts identified in each chapter

  • Chapter mini-exams to improve retention and focus on areas of weakness

  • Over 400 exam-type questions

  • Summary charts on the Dwelling Fire Policy, Homeowner Policy, Commercial Package Policy, Businessowners Policy, Workers Compensation, and the National Flood Program

  • Test taking strategies are provided on time management, the types of exam questions, the elimination strategy, the common sense approach, and the final review - your checklist for success


Plus Exam Master Online, the online companion of Essentials of Property and Casualty Insurance. Exam Master Online contains over 900 exam-type questions referenced to the study manual. It randomly accesses all questions in each chapter to ensure maximum preparation and maintains grade scores to assist in the study process.

Authored by Dr. George E. Krauss, CPCU, CLU, ChFC, ARM and developed after years of personal instruction to thousands of candidates for Pennsylvania's licensing examinations, it is the perfect source to maximize exam preparation and success.

bottom of page