Advance your career with the Insurance Institute of British Columbia.
Most employers prefer CIPs. Register now for fall.
The CIP program offers a broad range of courses tailored to help insurance professionals like you deliver the best value and service. No matter what your role, each CIP course you take helps build your knowledge and ultimately assists you in your career.
View our list of courses and register now for fall. We have a variety of classes and formats to suit your needs.
Sept 15 | Advanced Business Interruption - Morning Adjusters Session | Vancouver
Sept 15 | Advanced Business Interruption - Afternoon Brokers Session | Vancouver
Sept 21 | Short-term Rentals from AirBnB to VRBO | Vancouver
Sept 22 | Strata Law: Insurance Issues | Nanaimo
Oct 5 | Autonomous Vehicles & Drones | Victoria
Oct 25 | Motor Truck Cargo & Transportation | Vancouver
Save the Date:
Nov 29 | Commercial Marine | Vancouver
ESSENTIAL MANAGEMENT SKILLS | 3 Day Course | Nov. 1 – 3, 2016 | Vancouver
Managing people is a difficult job … having the skills to manage makes it rewarding!
You will learn:
Leadership Styles: your style and its direct impact on your team -- how to be effective
Transitioning into Management: changes in how you present yourself, interact with your team, organize your day,
make decisions and how you are measured and evaluated.
Fundamental Skills: performance management, staff development, delegation, motivation.
Events - Networking Opportunities
Registration Now Open:
Sept 21 | Fall Wine Tasting - Wine & Dine at the Royal Dinette! | Vancouver
Sept 22 | CIP Society Mid Island Cocktail Event | Nanaimo
Oct 20 | CIP Society 12th Annual Cocktail Event | Victoria
Save the Date:
Nov 2 | Feed the Minds of Youth | Vancouver
Graduates, look for your invitations in September!
Vancouver | Thursday, November 17, 2016 | 11:30 am - 2:30 pm | Pan Pacific Hotel
Victoria | Friday, November 18, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm | Victoria Golf Club
Kelowna | To Be Announced
View photos of these events on the IIBC Flickr page.
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.
Is your member profile up-to-date? Check it now!
Keep your member profile up-to-date with your home contact details, so that we can continue to keep you in the loop if you make a career change or move companies. It's easy to update your profile now! Just go sign in to your member account with your Member ID, and update your profile. To do it by phone, or for any questions, please contact Member Services.
NEW CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS:
• Advanced CIP Certificate Program – A four-course program that accelerates your CIP and prepares you for the next step in your career—or the FCIP. Learn more.
• Risk Management Certificate Program – this new three-course certificate is tailored to the p&c industry and prepares you to attempt the CRM exams. Learn more.
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.
• Virtual Learning and Examinations
• CIP Fall 2016 Course Schedule
• BC Manual Registration Form
• Credit Transfer: For Level 1 Licensing/BC GIE students please use Provincial Agent/Broker Licensing form and send in certificate
General Insurance Licensing:
• Please visit our Licensing pages for more information on becoming a licensed broker/agent or adjuster in BC.
• Registration Form for Level 1 Licensing Home Study Kit
• Fast Track Level 1 Licensing Course - Next course October 20 - 27, 2016
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.