Welcome to the Kawartha/Durham Chapter.

How can we help you?


Develop your skills and increase your knowledge.
Take advantage of our leading-edge seminars and webinars, local classes, networking events and broker/agent licensing prep courses.

Register now for a CIP spring class

Expand your expertise. Build your brand. Create your career.
Lock in your learning for spring today. Choose your course and format now.

It's time to renew your membership!

Are you taking 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

Must-attend events and seminars

Certificates of Insurance Webinar – March 20, 2 - 4 p.m., 2 Technical RIBO hours

Cannabis: Insurance & Risk Management Implications – March 22
As of July 1, 2018, Cannabis possession and consumption will be legal in Canada—immediately impacting all aspects of property and casualty insurance. How will it affect your work as an insurance professional? Learn more.

Management Level 2 Licensing Prep Course (Virtual) – Starts May 1
Are you ready to take your career to new heights? We're offering a RIBO Level 2 Unrestricted - Management Licensing Prep course in a virtual format, two hours per week for nine weeks. Learn more.

Cyber Liability Exposure & Coverage Webinar
  May 28
Canadians are embracing the use of cyberspace in every aspect of their lives, but are we adequately prepared to deal with the increasing risk of cyber-attacks? Learn more.

Licensing: give yourself the best chance of success on your exam

Are you looking to begin a new career as an insurance Broker or Agent? The Insurance Institute wants to help you succeed.
We offer courses in several formats to suit your needs - including a new online class.

•  Broker/Agent Licensing Prep Course: In-class – December 3 - 7
•  Broker (RIBO) Level 1 Licensing
•  Agent (OTL) Licensing

CIP student? Download the Institute's free mobile app!

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, and you can also access and edit your member profile and course records. And if you're a C11 or C13 student, additional practice exam questions are also available for in-app purchase. Discover how this app can help you with your study and professional needs.

Is your member profile up-to-date?

Keep your member profile up-to-date with your home contact details, so that we can continue to keep you in the loop if you make a career change or move companies. It's easy to update your profile now! Just go sign in to your member account with your Member ID, and update your profile.  To do it by phone, or for any questions, please contact Member Services.

Do you live or work in Toronto?

You may also be interested in events, seminars and classes held by our GTA Chapter.

Have you read our research reports and trends papers?

The CIP Society offers a wide range of free online resources for our members and the industry at large, including monthly Trends Papers on topics like 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.

Follow us on Twitter!

The Insurance Institute of Ontario - Kawartha/Durham is on twitter. Join the conversation and follow us at @IIOKaw_Dur.


Continuing Education - Did you know that students taking CIP courses in Ontario are eligible for 16 RIBO technical hours, except for C16 and C132 that are eligible for 20 management hours? Contact your local chapter for details. kawarthadurhammail@insuranceinstitute.ca.  Continuing education credits from seminars will vary depending on the type and length of seminar. More information is available on each of the seminar information pages.

• Take a look at our flickr page to view photos of events that happen in our chapter.

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.