About Us

The Insurance Institute of Nova Scotia (IINS) is a not-for-profit organization operating under the umbrella of the Insurance Institute of Canada.


Since its founding in 1953, the Insurance Institute of Nova Scotia has grown to over 1,600 members province-wide. We are continually growing and evolving to meet the ever-changing educational needs of NS’s thriving P&C insurance industry. We offer a variety of classes, seminars and webinars, the study material and exam for Nova Scotia's Level 1 General License, and host networking events across the province.

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