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 1,400 members province-wide. At IINS, 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, and host networking events from Yarmouth to Sydney.

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