Illinois- Understanding Liability Coverage

Total Hrs / Order Price
1-5 $15.95
6-17 $24.95
18-24 $39.95
25-50 $49.95
51+ $49.95 + $2.00 per
additional hour over 50
In addition: A State filing fee of $0.35 per credit hour will be added to the total

Pricing based on total number of
hours in order.

Approved For:

  • General

Credit Hours
6

Course Type
Online

DOI Number
30376

Publisher
Affordable Educators

State
Illinois

State
State CE Requirements

CE Course Description

Liability coverage protects insureds from legal liability in case of harm caused to others—including bodily injury and damage to property. It plays a big part in most major insurance lines—and it’s a crucial part of business for most insurance agents.

This course provides you with an in-depth look at liability coverage. You’ll learn how it works, typical provisions, and legal theory impacting liability coverage today. Through this course, you’ll enhance your insurance business—and gain the knowledge you need to provide your clients with expert consultation in liability coverage. Topics covered in this course include:

  • Understanding liability.
  • Liability and tort law.
  • Establishing negligence.
  • Duties and defenses.
  • Strict, vicarious, and products liability.
  • Liability coverage and comprehensive liability.

This course is available in convenient online format—making it easy for you to meet your state’s insurance continuing education requirements. Receive your course materials immediately after download, and study on your own time—in the comfort of your home or office—without the need to attend a scheduled class. Receive your test scores instantly after completion—without waiting for results. Order this comprehensive online course today and meet insurance continuing education requirements without disrupting your work schedule or family obligations.

Required CE Hours for Renewal in Illinois

  • All Licenses

    • 24 CE hours biennially (even years), which must include three hours of Classroom Ethics

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

    • An insurance producer who sells flood insurance may satisfy the minimum training and education requirements by completing a 3-hour course related to the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).

How Hours are Reported

  • CE completions are submitted electronically the next business day after a passing completion is acquired. The department recognizes the passing/completion date as the final date and not the submit date.

License Term

  • License term is every two years based on when the license was issued. If issued in an even year its every even year, and if issued in odd year it is every odd year.

Course Type approved for Continuing Education

  • Online courses
  • Independent Self-study
  • Classroom Study

Final Exam

  • Final is not monitored.
  • Final exam is open book.
  • Must answer at least 70% of the questions correct to pass.

Carryover CE Hours

  • 15 CE credits my be carried over to the next renewal period.

Repeating Courses

  • Courses may not be taken 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.

CE Exemptions

  • Limited lines agents
  • Agents with a temporary license.
  • Agents with any of the following limited licenses: baggage, limited travel health, trip cancellation, industrial life or industrial health.
  • Nonresident agents who have completed the CE requirements and are in good standings in their home state.

Additional Information

Third Party Contact: SBS
Phone: 816-783-8990

Email: sbshelp@naic.org

Illinois Department of Insurance

Illinois Department of Insurance
Phone: Springfield (217) 782-4515
Fax: (217) 782-5020
Email: DOI.Licensing@illinois.gov

Mailing Address
Illinois Department of Insurance
Springfield Office
320 W. Washington Street
Springfield, IL 62767-0001
Web Site:Illinois Department of Insurance