CIP Licensing Equivalencies


Brokers/Agents can now take their CIP equivalency exams for C130, C131, and C132, in an online, virtually-proctored format.

While in-person exams continue to be impacted by the pandemic, the Institute will offer additional exam sessions to help expedite licensing requirements for candidates through CIP equivalencies.

Who is eligible to take a CIP equivalency exam?
Brokers and agents looking to obtain any of the levels of their provincial broker or agent license.

What classes can I obtain equivalencies for?
Take a look at our guide for information on the licensing requirements for your province.

Exam and course information

Exam date May 25th
C-130
Robert Bourgeois
Course May 8, 9 9 am to 5 pm
Course May 22, 23 9 am to 5 pm

Exam date June 18th, 2021
C-130
Robert Bourgeois
Course June 5 & 6 9 am to 5 pm
Course June 12 & 13 9 am to 5 pm

Exam date May 25th
C-131
Peggy Lou Atkinson
Course May 1 & 2 8 am to 3 pm
Course May 15 & 16 8 am to 3 pm

Exam date May 25th
C-132
Debra Steeves, CIP - Instructor
Course May 8, 9 9 am to 5 pm
Course May 22, 23 9 am to 5 pm

Exam date June 18th, 2021
C-132
Debra Steeves
Course June 5 & 6 9 am to 5 pm
Course June 12 & 13 9 am to 5 pm

How to book an equivalency exam
For information on how to register for a CIP independent study or virtual classroom learning course, please call The Insurance Institute of Nova Scotia on 902-433-0070 or email IINSmail@insuranceinstitute.ca.

How virtual proctoring works
Visit our Virtually Proctored Exams page for vital information on how the exams are run, technical requirements and what to expect on the day.