Fast Track Level 1 Licensing

General Insurance Essentials



Our Level 1 education will introduce you to:

Risk and Risk Management; Insurance Categories; Distribution of Insurance; Insurance as a Contract; Underwriting and Rating; Claims; Automobile Insurance; Property Insurance; Commercial Insurance; Ethics and Professionalism; Regulatory Framework; and Proficiencies for Success.

6 day Fast-track - Next class dates TBD

Dates: TBD
Time: 6 full days, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Location: Insurance Institute of BC | 1110-800 W Pender St, Vancouver
Cost: $TBD for non-members | $TBD for current paid members
Exam: Lower Mainland: TBD | Out-of-town: TBD (dependent on proctor availability)
Instructor: Wayne Hickey, FCIP, CRM

Cost includes two course textbooks, online tutorial, membership, exam, shipping fee, and all applicable taxes.

The BC Level 1 Licensing GIE one week course option is optimal for:

• newcomers to the industry who have not yet made a definitive career commitment
• those in junior or support positions seeking an overview of the industry and to further their understanding of policies and claims processes
• learners who prefer an in-class option supported by an instructor with a quick, immersion type timeline
• career changers who are looking for an entry-level program in the property & casualty industry

Licensing exams are two (2) hours in duration | 100 multiple-choice questions | 70% is required to pass.

Once you have successfully completed the course, you will be eligible to apply to the Insurance Institute of Canada to receive a credit for the CIP course, C11: Principles and Practice of Insurance.