Welcome to the Insurance Institute of Nova Scotia.
How can we help you?
Get on the road to improved job performance
Registration is now open for CIP Fall classes!
Learn more about what the Chartered Insurance Professional designation can do for you and your career.
See our available courses.
Atlantic Scholarships - do you know someone eligible?
We're pleased to manage this scholarship program, which has an application deadline of Friday, September 28, 2018.
Lloyd King Scholarship - up to two (2) $2,500 scholarships to Atlantic Canada residents pursuing full-time post-secondary studies at a university level.
New trends papers available
Read up on the latest industry trends with these free online resources offered by the CIP Society for all members:
Legal Expense Insurance
Changing Workforce (demographic research)
Other monthly Trends Papers topics include 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.
Check out our other Learning Options!
We have 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 Insurance Institute membership...
Take 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 later in 2018!
We host a number of events connecting members and insurance professionals. Check our Events page to see what's coming up, including the South Shore and Sydney Soirées!
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.
Do you have a seminar topic you'd like us to offer? Send us an email at IINSmail@insuranceinstitute.ca with your suggestions.
CIP Student? Download our mobile ap!
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.
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.