Pennsylvania- Insurance Digest

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
17

Course Type
Online

DOI Number
104237

Publisher
Affordable Educators

State
Pennsylvania

State
State CE Requirements

CE Course Description

There are risks to every business—including insurance. As an agent, forewarned is forearmed. This course provides an overview of the types of protections out there that protect consumers, agents, and companies against risk. With this thorough overview, you’ll learn about the laws and regulations that affect your practice—and how to reduce risk in insurance sales as much as possible.

This course meets your continuing education requirements for your insurance license. It covers liability, due care, and regulation issues that apply to agents and producers in every line of insurance. Topics covered in this course include:

  • Consumer protections.
  • Agent due care.
  • Agent liability.
  • Insurance regulations.
  • Company safety.
  • Insurance that fails.
  • Rating services.
  • State guaranty funds.
  • Reinsurance measures.
  • Protecting assets.

This course is available in an easy-to-download online format. Completing your continuing education credits online makes satisfying state requirements quick and easy. Receive your course materials immediately after download, study on your own time and in the comfort of your own home or office, and see your test results immediately after completion. Order this course today and get started meeting your insurance continuing education requirements.

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