Pennsylvania- Ethics in 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 $4.00 per course ordered will be added to the total

Pricing based on total number of
hours in order.

Approved For:

  • All Licenses

Credit Hours
4

Course Type
Online

DOI Number
114224

Publisher
FastrackCE, LLC

State
Pennsylvania

State
State CE Requirements

CE Course Description

To practice ethically in today’s insurance market, you need more than good intentions. You need the specific tools and knowledge necessary to recognize and resolve ethical dilemmas with integrity—and in full compliance with regulations set forth by the industry and the government.

This course satisfies ethics continuing education requirements for Life and Health as well as Property / Casualty agents and producers in most states (some states still require the ethics course to be taken in a classroom). It’s designed to provide insurance professionals with the expertise needed to handle complex ethical issues that arrive within the course of their work—as well as fulfilling insurance continuing education requirements.

Topics covered in this course include:

  • Ethics and fraud legislation at the federal level.
  • Consumer protection laws in multiple states.
  • Fair credit scoring.
  • Ethical sales, claims, and underwriting procedures.
  • Fair market conduct for insurance agents and producers.
  • Fiduciary duties.
  • Consumer privacy laws and regulations.
  • Product suitability for individual buyers.

This continuing education course in insurance ethics is offered in a convenient online format. Simply download the PDF and get started—and get your test results as soon as you finish. With online continuing education, you can complete your requirements quickly and easily—without waiting for test results or scheduling classes around a busy work and family life. Download this course on continuing ethics today—and increase your awareness of ethical issues within the insurance industry.

Required CE Hours for Renewal

  • All licenses

    • Complete a minimum of 24 approved credit hours for that license type per each two-year license term.

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

  • Long Term Care -LTC

    • EFFECTIVE APRIL 1, 2011: All agents licensed before April 1, 2011 are required to take a one time only 8 hour Department on Long Term Care by April 1, 2012.
    • 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

  • We will notify Sircon electronically of completed hours within one business day. The licensee is required to print and keep the certificate of completion for their files.

License Term

  • License term is every two years on the last day of the licensed agents birth month.

Course Type approved for Continuing Education

  • Online courses
  • Independent Self-study
  • Classroom Study

Final Exam

  • Final exams are to be monitored by a disinterested third party.
  • Final exams are closed book.
  • Must answer at least 70% of the questions correct to pass.

Carryover CE Hours

  • Up to 24 CE credits can be carried over per license term.

Repeating Courses

  • Courses can not be repeated in a two year 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.

Non-residents (except for LTC)

  • Nonresident agents wanting to sell LTC products will have to complete the same course requirements as resident agents.

Additional Information

Third Party Contact: Sircon
Phone: 877-876-4430
Fax: 404-656-0874

Web Site:Sircon

Pennsylvania Insurance Department

Phone: 717-787-3840
Fax: 717-787-8553
Email: ra-in-producer@state.pa.us

Mailing Address:
Pennsylvania Insurance Department
Bureau of Producer Services
1209 Strawberry Square
Harrisburg, PA 17120 Web Site:Pennsylvania Insurance Department