BC General Insurance Licensing Education

Broker and Independent Adjuster Level 1 Licensing


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Your trusted source of insurance education 

Our licensing program provides the education required by the Insurance Council of BC to obtain either a Level 1 Salesperson Licence to sell Autoplan and Homeowner policies or a Level 1 Independent Adjuster Licence to process claims. The course material includes the Insurance Institute’s General Insurance Essentials (GIE) textbooks, but with a single exam for licensing purposes.

Choose Your Licensing Education Path Webinar

Not sure how to go about getting your General Licence? Our next FREE Choose Your Licensing Education Path Webinar is on September 14,2023. Please register here.

Watch our short video to find out how we help you get ready for licensing?


Careers in Insurance:

Whether you're looking to get started with a career in insurance, or already working in the industry - you're in the right place! 

The industry has a wonderful and inclusive story to tell, and offers variety, flexibility, above-average advancement, and a real sense of community. The Insurance Institute of BC is here to help you along the way.

Your education, interests, and experience may add up to a great career in insurance!
Take the Career Connections Quiz to find out how.

Learning options

Home StudyHome Study
Available any time
College PartnersCollege Partners
Douglas | Langara | Camosun | VIU
VirtualVirtual - Live Online
Next Class: September 19, 2023
in classIn-Class Fast Track
Next class:TBA


Visit our level 1 licensing exam page for information on our virtually proctored online exams

Education Pathways

Broker/Agent Level 1
Broker/Agent Level 2
Broker/Agent Level 3
Independent Adjuster Level 1
Independent Adjuster Level 2
Independent Adjuster Level 3