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Winter CIP classes are now open for registration
The Winter 2018 Semester is now open for registration, with classes beginning the second week of January. 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. Early bird pricing for in-class and virtual courses ends Monday, January 1, 2018.
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
Member Bonus Webinars: Complimentary for IIO Members
Our Member Bonus Series webinars are open to all IIO members, no matter what chapter you belong to. They cover basic insurance topics you could benefit from clarification on, and offer 1 Technical RIBO hour (pending). Register now:
Drones and Insurance – October 20, 11 a.m. - Noon
Licensing: give yourself the best chance of success on your exam
Are you looking to begin a new career as an insurance Broker or Agent? The Insurance Institute wants to help you succeed.
We offer courses in several formats to suit your needs - including a new online class.
• Broker (RIBO) Level 1 Licensing
• Agent (OTL) Licensing
Must-attend events and seminars
58th Annual Awards Luncheon and Celebration - November 9
Convocation is a special time to honour the hard work and dedication of the Insurance Institute’s newest graduates of the Fellows and Chartered Insurance Professional programs and others. Learn more and register here.
Gotta Love Millennials - November 14
Time to challenge stereotypes about Millennials and take this demographic seriously. Yes, Millennials are different than their Boomer parents, with expectations and needs that challenge the way we do business with them. Learn more.
CIP Society Olympics 2017 - 10th Anniversary - November 15
Our corporate CIP Olympics celebrates a decade in the books! Don't delay - this event is limited to the first 8 teams that register. This is a team-building event like no other! Learn more.
Photos from recent events
We are now posting pictures from 2017 events, such as the Axe Tournament and Volleyball Tournament.
Check out more of our upcoming events and seminars.
Get your RIBO hours OnDemand
You know we provide local seminars to help you get your hours, but help is also here with CE OnDemand, a new catalogue of online continuing education courses designed by the Insurance Institute of Canada for brokers and agents. Take a one-hour CE OnDemand course from wherever you are, anytime during the day or night. There's also special introductory pricing. Learn more.
CIP student? Download the Institute's free 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, and you can also access and edit your member profile and course records. And if you're a C11 or C13 student, additional practice exam questions are also available for in-app purchase. Discover how this app 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.
Follow us on Twitter!
For all the latest Chapter updates, check out @IIOSouthWest.
Did you know?
Living Outside of Canada?
Registration for virtual classes is available for International Students. Enrol in the course of your choice by contacting our member services team at 1-866-362-8585.
RIBO Hours Available
Did you know that students taking CIP courses in Ontario are eligible for 16 RIBO technical hours, except for C16 and C132, which are eligible for 20 management hours? Contact your local chapter for details. Continuing education credits from seminars will vary depending on the type and length of seminar. More information is available on each of the seminar information pages.
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.