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IIBC – Level 1 Licensing Fast Track: General Insurance Essentials

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by Insurance Institute of BC
July 25 - August 01, 2018
Insurance Institute of BC | 1110 - 800 W. Pender St, Vancouver

Your Level 1 education will introduce you to the insurance business, insurance intermediaries, the insurance company, basic documents, insurance practices and automobile insurance.  It also covers—at an introductory level—law and insurance, insurance contracts, insurance organizations, fire insurance, homeowner policies, personal lines policies, liability insurance, commercial insurance coverage, reinsurance, risk management and loss prevention.

Registration Open! To register, click here for form.

Dates:       July 25 to August 1, 2018 (no class Sat./Sun.)
Time:         9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m
Location:  Insurance Institute of BC | 1110 – 800 W. Pender St, Vancouver
Cost:         $850 for non-members | $770 for current paid members
Home Study transfer students, please contact Sandra Enriquez for fees.
Exam:       August 7 or 13, 2018 lower mainland | Out-of-town – Week of August 7, 2018 (dependent on proctor availability)
Instructor:      Wayne Hickey, BA, FCIP, CRM

Is this the best option for me?

The BC Level 1 Licensing GIE one week course option is the route to take for:

• newcomers and those who have been away from the education process for some time and are looking for an entry-level program;
• support positions wanting an overview of the industry with some detail about policies and claims’ routines;
• those who prefer an in-class option supported by an instructor with a quick, immersion type timeline.

Examinations for lower mainland students will be held at the Insurance Institute of BC. For out-of-town students registering for this course, please contact Sandra Enriquez for options as to the exam date and location.

Licensing exams are two (2) hours in duration and consist of 100 multiple-choice questions. 70% is required to pass.

Once you have successfully completed the course, you will be eligible to apply to the Insurance Institute of Canada to receive a credit for the CIP course, C11: Principles and Practice of insurance. The cost for this credit is $94.00 plus GST.

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