Welcome to the Insurance Institute of British Columbia.
How can we help you?
Our office is currently closed to the public. We can accept visitors by appointment only. To book an appointment, contact us at 604-681-5491 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are here to support you virtually!
While a lot is changing, our goal to help you succeed and continue with your professional development remains unchanged.
Virtual Symposium BC 2021: Change | Challenge | Create - Registration now open!
May 4-6, 2021 | 5 Webinars | 1 CE Credit/Webinar | F&B Voucher | Networking | Bonus National Webinar | Door Prizes
Register for full event or individual webinars! Register for full event by April 15 to receive complimentary access to national webinar.
See Virtual Symposium BC webpage for full details.
CIP SPRING SEMESTER | Register now!
Please visit the CIP course page to register for spring semester, or take a look at our Spring 2021 CIP Schedule[pdf].
All our spring classes are live-virtual classes.
Spring exams are virtually proctored and available from July 2 - 14, 2021.
LEVEL 1 LICENSING
Spring Level 1 Live Virtual Condensed Course | Register now!
Class starts April 22! For further details, or to register, visit our virtual licensing page.
Virtually Proctored Level 1 licensing Exams:
The monthly online exam schedule has been posted to the licensing page. Please visit to find out how to register for a virtually proctored online licensing exam. Questions? Contact Donna Salahor.
Professional Development – CE CREDITS
Register early for webinars:
April 7 | Commercial General Liability: Introduction | 9:00 - 11:15 am PT
April 14 | Commercial General Liability: Advanced | 9:00 - 11:15 am PT
April 22 | Appraisals: Conflict Resolution for Property Claims | 1:00 - 2:15 pm PT
Virtual Trivia Series
Join us for Virtual Trivia - a fun, online social gathering that you can experience from the comfort of your home.
Register by April 14 for a discount rate to attend all 3!
April 15 | "Best of BC" | 5-7pm PT
May 13 | "Pub Night" | 5-7pm PT
June 10 | "Around the World" | 5-7pm PT
BC VIRTUAL CONVOCATION 2020 - FEBRUARY 25, 2021
Thank you for joining us to celebrate the graduates!
Watch the BC Convocation Ceremony here!
BC Grads 2020
BC Award Recipients 2020
Visit the IIBC Flickr page for photos of these events and more:
11th Annual Battle of the Insurance Bands
1st Annual Bowling Tournament Photos
Live Burn at Lions Bay Photos
Halloween Bash 2019 Photos
Wine Tasting at Sandhill Winery in Kelowna Photos
Vancouver Convocation Photos
Thompson Okanagan Convocation Photos
Victoria Convocation Photos
New Climate Risks Report
Extreme weather will impact every area of insurance - our new Climate Risks report explores risks and solutions. Read the report.
Trends Papers from the CIP Society
New papers added frequently! Read up on the latest industry trends with these free online resources offered by the CIP Society for all members. Visit our Trends Paper page for the full library of papers and our Insights and Research page for the full listing of research reports.
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.
• Virtual Learning and Examinations
• Spring 2021 CIP Schedule [pdf]
• Credit Transfer: For Level 1 Licensing/BC GIE students please use Provincial Agent/Broker Licensing form and send in certificate
Broker or Adjuster 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 [pdf]
• Registration Form for Level 1 Licensing Live Virtual Course [pdf]
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.