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Advance your career with the Insurance Institute of Nova Scotia.

 

 

Welcome

We help people in the local p&c insurance industry develop and maintain their skills and increase their knowledge. Take advantage of our leading-edge seminars and webinars, local classes, networking events and licensing courses. In our dynamic industry, continuous learning is essential if you want to advance your career.

Winter CIP classes are now open for registration 

The Winter 2018 Semester is now open for registration. Be Assured—the decision to become a CIP is a wise one. As confirmed in a recent industry survey, the CIP leads to better career prospects. Register now. 

Check out our NEW Learning Options!

We've added new learning options for students who are Rewriting an exam, or CIP/FCIP graduates who would like to Audit a course. Find out more on our CIP Courses page. 

It's time to renew your membership!

Are you taking advantage of your membership benefits?
We rely on the support of members like you to be able to achieve the goals that have been set for us by the industry. In return, we’re able to provide you with many benefits. Learn about the benefits and renew now

Have your contact details changed? We encourage you to login to update your profile. If you have any questions or need help renewing your membership, please contact us toll-free at 1-866-362-8585, or email us at IICmail@insuranceinstitute.ca

Not yet a member? Join the Insurance Institute of Nova Scotia and reap the benefits. Start here!

NS Level One General Licensing: give yourself the best chance of success!

Are you looking to begin a new career as an insurance agent? The Insurance Institute wants to help you succeed. Successfully complete our self-study course and there's no need to write the provincial licensing exam. In-Person classes coming in 2018!

Self Study

Networking Opportunities

We host a number of events connecting members and insurance professionals. Check our Events page to see what's coming up.

South Shore Soiree - October 19, 2017
Annual Awards Dinner - November 2, 2017
Sydney Soiree - November 16, 2017

Seminars

Enhance your Professional Development

Did you know that most of our seminars provide Continuing Education Credits for Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan and British Columbia? Our Seminars page has the list of topics that we're currently offering; you can sign up online or download a registration form.

Oct 27 - Claims Going Up In Smoke? Five Key Medical Cannabis Considerations  Lunch is on us!
Nov 8 -  Oil Tank System Improvements & Changes for Residential Risk
Nov 24 - Effective Use of Social Media
Nov 30 - Lunch and Learn! The Art of Interviewing

Do you have a seminar topic you'd like us to offer? Send us an email at IINSmail@insuranceinstitute.ca with your suggestions.

Ask the Institute - now updated!

Education Questions? Ask the Institute! You’ll find the answers to questions our students ask the most. We want to help you make the most of your student experience so you can get ahead in your career and stay there! Learn more at www.insuranceinstitute.ca/ask.

Download the Institute's mobile app!

Available through Google Play and the App Store, IIC Mobile Learning is a study tool that contains the Dictionary of Insurance, free practice questions for C11 students (with additional available for in-app purchase), and you can also access and edit your member profile and course records. Discover how it can help you with your study and professional needs.

Connecting you with the latest industry news

The CIP Society offers a wide range of free online resources for our members and the industry at large, including monthly Trends Papers on topics like Uber and the Internet of Things, as well as research reports on topics like Cyber Risks and Automated Vehicles. Visit our Trends Paper page for the full library of papers and our Insights and Research page for the full listing of research reports.

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If your goal is to set yourself up for an exciting insurance career, the Insurance Institute is where you belong. Take your education and career to a whole new level. Membership with the Insurance Institute will give you the edge you need to succeed.