Independent adjuster licensing in British Columbia

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The following colleges offer the level 1 licensing course in conjunction with the Insurance Institute of BC.
Fees vary by college, and students must register directly with the college of their choice.  Please visit individual websites for exact dates, times, and fees, as the information listed is intended only as a guide.

Douglas College - New Westminster

Location: Live online

Douglas college conducts their licensing course as a live virtual course. For more information, please contact the college directly.

Dates: October 14 - November 25, 2023 (no class November 11)

Course length: 6 Saturdays, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Exam: virtually-proctored or in-person*

Cost: $653 plus textbooks and virtually proctored exam fee

Camosun College - Victoria

Location: Interurban Campus

Dates: September 17 - December 10, 2024

Course length: 13 Tuesdays, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Exam: virtually-proctored

Cost: $1250 plus textbooks and virtually-proctored exam fee

Licensing exams

The licensing exam is two (2) hours in duration, consists of 100 multiple-choice questions, and a minimum of 70% is required to pass.
Exam result notifications are delivered via email approximately 24 to 48 hours after a virtually-proctored exam. Completion letters are sent after we receive the exam breach of conduct report verifying there were no breach or exam violation incidents.

*Exams for licensing courses are either virtually-proctored or in-person in Vancouver. The exam proctor fee is $52.50 for both formats, and is payable at time of exam registration. For more information on licensing exams, please visit the licensing exam page.