Ontario: Insurance Broker Licences

Insurance brokers are independent insurance professionals, and in Ontario are governed by the Registered Insurance Brokers Act and licensed though the Registered Insurance Brokers of Ontario (RIBO). Brokers sell all types of p&c coverages including home, business, and automobile insurance. They offer product choice from a variety of companies and offer independent advice, always representing their clients' best interests. 

• All brokers who are licensed in Ontario must follow a code of conduct.
• Every registered insurance broker must meet certain qualification standards and continuing education requirements, established by RIBO.
• Every registered insurance broker must be bonded and covered byan Errors & Omissions insurance policy.

Preparing for your RIBO Exam

The Insurance Institute sells the materials needed to study and successfully pass the exams required to be licensed as an Insurance broker. Please select the level below for more information:
RIBO - Level 1 - Entry Level

RIBO - Level 2 - Technical

RIBO - Level 2 - Management

RIBO - Out-of-Province Equivalency 

Registering for your RIBO Exam

The Insurance Institute of Canada is contracted to provide virtually proctored broker licensing exams on behalf of Registered Insurance Brokers of Ontario (RIBO). Virtually proctored exams are a convenient option that allow you to write at a time of your choosing, wherever you can connect to the internet.

RIBO Exam Information

Already licensed? New to insurance?

Our popular Broker Jump Start series is now available in an on-demand format.

Taught by renowned trainer Melanie Needham, FCIP, CRM, each program offers technical and essential skills training to help get your brokers working faster.

Take your pick from three popular programs: Commercial Lines, Commercial Auto and Personal Lines. Each offers at least 30 hours of accredited, on-demand training. Students are supported with learning activities, quizzes and tutors. Group pricing (10+) is available.

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