Welcome to the Southwestern Ontario Chapter.
How can we help you?
New trends papers available
Read up on the latest industry trends with these free online resources offered by the CIP Society for all members:
Legal Expense Insurance
Changing Workforce (demographic research)
Other monthly Trends Papers topics include 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.
CIP classes have started, but there's still time to register!
Expand your expertise. Build your brand. Create your career.
Lock in your learning for spring today. Choose your course and format now.
Must-attend events and seminars
Cannabis: Insurance & Risk Management Implications - April 24
As of July 1, 2018, Cannabis possession and consumption will be legal in Canada - immediately impacting all aspects of property casualty insurance. Learn more.
Broker/Agent Licensing Review - April 30 - May 01
Are you looking to boost your preparation for the Agent or Broker Licensing Exam? Learn more.
Broker/Agent Licensing Preparation Course - July 16
Give yourself the best chance of success in your RIBO 1 or OTL exam. Learn more.
17th Annual CIP Society Golf Tournament - September 07
The Southwestern Ontario Chapter of the Insurance Institute invites you and guests to our annual golf tournament at the beautiful FIre Rock Golf Club. Learn more.
Photos from recent events
We are now posting pictures from 2018 events, such as the 2nd Annual Insurance Industry - Axe Throwing Tournament.
View all upcoming events and seminars.
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 Preparation Course - July 16
• Broker (RIBO) Level 1 Licensing
• Agent (OTL) Licensing
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
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.
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.
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For all the latest Chapter updates, check out @IIOSouthWest.
Did you know?
Living Outside of Canada?
Registration for virtual classes is available for International Students. Enrol in the course of your choice by contacting our member services team at 1-866-362-8585.
RIBO Hours Available
Did you know that students taking CIP courses in Ontario are eligible for 16 RIBO technical hours, except for C16 and C132, which are eligible for 20 management hours? Contact your local chapter for details. 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.
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.