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Our popular 6-day fast track licensing course is back for the third consecutive year. Register early, as this course sold out last year!
Dates: July 25, 2018 to August 1, 2018 (no class Sat/Sun)
Time: 6 full days | 9am to 4:30pm + exam date: August 7 or 13
Location: Insurance institute of BC | 1110 - 800 W. Pender St. | Vancouver
Cost: $850.00 (includes textbooks, tuition, exam, membership, shipping and taxes)
Instructor: Wayne Hickey, BA, FCIP, CRM
For further details, or for home study transfers, please contact Sandra Enriquez or visit our fast track licensing page.
CIP Spring classes - Register now while there is still space.
Expand your expertise. Build your brand. Create your career.
View the Spring 2018 CIP schedule and choose your course and format now.
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.
May 1 | Let's Talk Strata Insurance: From Marijuana Use to Deductible Disputes | 1-4:15pm | Victoria | Highland Pacific Golf Club
May 15 | Documentation - What it Takes to Investigate Income | 8:45am - 12pm | Insurance Institute of BC
May 23 | Strata, Cannabis and Policy Renewal Trends | 8:45am - 12pm | Kelowna | The Coast Capri Hotel
June 7 | Strata Water Loss Workshop | 8:45 a.m. -Noon | Vancouver | UBC Robson Square
June 14 | After a Disaster: What Government Funding is Available? | 1 - 4:15pm | Victoria | Comfort Inn & Suites
Jun 15 | 16th Annual CIP Society Golf Tournament - Vancouver | Hazelmere Golf Course | Surrey | Register early! 75% sold already!
Jun 20 | 12th Annual CIP Society Golf Tournament - Victoria | Olympic View Golf Club | Victoria | Registration now open!
July 12 | 5th Annual Okanagan Boat Cruise | Okanagan Lake | Kelowna | Registration opening soon!
Visit the IIBC Flickr page for photos of these events and more:
Wine & Dine at Salt
9th Battle of the Insurance Bands
Meet & Greet in the Valley (Langley)
Another way to get your CE hours with us
You know we provide local seminars to help you get your hours, but help is also here with CE OnDemand, a new catalogue of online continuing education courses designed by the Insurance Institute of Canada for brokers and agents. Take a one-hour CE OnDemand course from wherever you are, anytime during the day or night. Learn more.
CIP Student? Download our 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 (with additional available for in-app purchase), and you can also access and edit your member profile and course records. Discover how it can help you with your study and professional needs.
Take 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 more about the benefits now.
Is your member profile up-to-date? Check it now!
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.
Ask the Institute
Education Questions? Ask the Institute! You’ll find the answers to questions our students ask the most. We want to help you make the most of your student experience so you can get ahead in your career and stay there! Learn more at www.insuranceinstitute.ca/ask.
• Virtual Learning and Examinations
• Spring 2018 CIP Schedule
• BC Manual Registration Form
• Credit Transfer: For Level 1 Licensing/BC GIE students please use Provincial Agent/Broker Licensing form and send in certificate
General Insurance Licensing:
• Please visit our Licensing pages for more information on becoming a licensed broker/agent or adjuster in BC.
• Registration Form for Level 1 Licensing Home Study Kit
• Registration Form for Level 1 Licensing Fast Track Course
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.