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Louisiana Insurance Continuing Education Requirements

Required CE Hours for Renewal in Louisiana

CE Hours

  • 24 hours every 2 year renewal term including 3 hours of ethics.

    • Life, Accident & Health
    • Property and Casualty
    • Personal lines

CHANGES

  • EFFECTIVE WITH RENEWALS IN 2013

    • Property, casualty, and personal lines must include a 3 hour CE course on flood.

Special Training/Education Requirements (LTC, Flood, Ethics, others)

  • Long Term Care -LTC

    • Agents wishing to sell Long Term Care are required to take a one time only 8 hour Department of Insurance certified course
    • Each license term thereafter each agent must complete a 4 hour Long Term Care Partnership CE course that is approved by the department.
  • Flood Insurance Training

    • The twenty-four hours of continuing education hours required for producers licensed for one or more of the lines of property, casualty or personal lines shall include a minimum of three (3) hours dedicated to the subject of flood insurance.

How Hours are Reported

  • CE completions are submitted electronically the next business day after a passing completion is acquired.

License Renewal Term

  • Life, Health and Accident license renewals are every even numbered year on the last day of the agents birth month.
  • Property anc Casualty license renewals are every odd numbered year on the last day of the agents birth month.

Course Type approved for Continuing Education

  • Online courses
  • Independent Self-study
  • Classroom Study

Final Exam

  • Final exams do not need to be monitored.
  • Final exams are open book.
  • A passing grade of at least 70% required to pass the course.

Carryover CE Hours

  • A maximum of 10 CE credits may be carried over from one renewal term to another.

Repeating Courses

  • Courses may NOT be taken for credit more than once in each renewal period.

Completion Certificates

  • Certificates of completion are available as soon as a course is completed with a passing grade. Certificates should be printed and kept on file.

Exemptions

  • Newly licensed agents for the first reporting period are exempt.
  • Non-residents, if they are in compliance with their CE in their home state.

Additional Information

Third Party Contact:
Prometic
1260 Energy Lane
St. Paul, MN 55108
Phone: 800-871-6457

Web site: Prometric

Louisiana Department of Insurance


Main Phone: 800-259-5300 or 800-259-5301

Mailing Address:
Louisiana Department of Insurance
Post Office Box 94214
Baton Rouge, LA 70804

Web site: Louisiana Department of Insurance
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