Massachusetts- Personal Lines Insurance

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 $0.50 per credit hour will be added to the total

Pricing based on total number of
hours in order.

Approved For:

  • Property and Casualty

Credit Hours
10

Course Type
Online

DOI Number
C03019

Publisher
FastrackCE, LLC

State
Massachusetts

State
State CE Requirements

CE Course Description

When a home, car, or other valuable property is damaged or lost, it can have a devastating impact on the owner. Personal lines insurance provides individuals with an important safety net against such loss. As a personal lines agent, you’ll help people protect themselves financially against accidents, theft, natural disasters, and other events that can have serious financial consequences.

This comprehensive course is approved for continuing education. It gives you an in-depth look at all types of personal lines insurance—including auto, homeowners, travel, and umbrella policies. You’ll develop the expertise needed to provide expert consultation to your clients—and help them pick the best policy for their needs.

Topics covered include:

  • Understanding personal loss and personal lines insurance
  • Underwriting personal lines insurance
  • Personal auto insurance
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Pet insurance policies
  • Personal watercraft insurance
  • Homeowners, mobile home and renters’ insurance
  • Title insurance
  • Catastrophic coverage
  • Online education makes fulfilling your insurance continuing education requirements easy and convenient. This course is available in online format, allowing you to study on your own time without committing to a traditional class schedule. Fit your study time around your full-time work schedule and family obligations—and get your test results immediately after completion. Order this course today and start fulfilling your state’s continuing education requirements for personal lines insurance.

Required CE Hours for Renewal in Massachusetts

  • All Licenses

    • All producers must complete 60 hours during the first 36 months licensed and 45 hours every 36 months thereafter.
    • Public Adjusters must complete 15 hours every 36 months. (Public Adjusters may complete any course approved under the Property/Casualty license type)

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. A fee of $0.50 fee will be charged for processing of your credit hours for each course taken and will be added to your check out total.

License Renewal Term

  • The term of the license is different that the renewal period. Please check with the department about your license term.
  • The renewal term is every 3 years based upon the license issuance date.

Course Type approved for Continuing Education

  • Online courses
  • Independent Self-study
  • Classroom Study

Final Exam

  • Final exams need to be monitored by a disinteresed third party.
  • Final exams are CLOSED book.
  • A passing grade of at least 70% required to pass the course.

Carryover CE Hours

  • A maximum of 45 CE credits may be carried over from one 3 year 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

  • Licensees who hold one of the following: viatical brokers/representative license, reinsurance intermediary brokers/managers license, surplus lines brokers license, or a advisors license.
  • All individuals licensed prior to April 4, 1983 are exempted by statute, commonly referred to as "grandfathered", from the requirements of continuing education. In order to maintain this status, however, such individuals must be continuously licensed. If an individual allows his or her license(s) to lapse and later re-applies, the exemption will not be available and continuing education requirements will apply. Furthermore, please be reminded that individuals licensed prior to April 13, 1983 who subsequently amend their licenses by adding an additional line or lines of authority are then subject to the continuing education requirements. See 211 CMR 50.04(b).
  • Nonresident agents who are in good standing with CE requirements in their home state.

Massachusetts Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation


Main Phone: (617) 521-7794
Producer Licensing Phone: (617) 521-7794
Producer Licensing Fax: (617) 521-7576

Mailing Address:
Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Division of Insurance
1000 Washington St, Suite 810
Boston, MA 02118-6200

Web site: Commonwealth of Massachusetts: Division of Insurance