Broker/Agent Level 2 Licensing in BC

Summer Live Virtual Level 2 Licensing Courses

C131: Advanced Skills of Insurance Broker/Agent - One Week Condensed **
Start Date & Time: August 23 | 4:30 to 8pm PT
Final Exam Virtually Proctored: September 9
Registration Deadline: August 16

Fall Live Virtual Level 2 Licensing Courses

C130: Essential Skills of Insurance Broker/Agent - 8 Days (M, W, Th) **
Start Date & Time: September 13 | 8am to 12pm PT
Final Exam Virtually Proctored: October 6
Registration Deadline: September 6

C130: Essential Skills of Insurance Broker/Agent - 10 evenings (Wed)
Start Date & Time: September 22 | 6 to 9pm PT
Final Exam Virtually Proctored: November 29 to December 13
Registration Deadline: September 29

C130: Essential Skills of Insurance Broker/Agent - 5 Saturdays 
Start Date & Time: October 16 | 8:30am to 12:30pm PT
Final Exam Virtually Proctored: November 29 to December 13
Registration Deadline: October 8

C131: Advanced Skills of Insurance Broker/Agent - 8 Days (M, W, Th) **
Start Date & Time: October 13 | 8am to 12pm PT
Final Exam Virtually Proctored: November 3
Registration Deadline: October 6

C131: Advanced Skills of Insurance Broker/Agent - 10 evenings (Thur)
Start Date & Time: September 16 | 6-9pm PT
Final Exam Virtually Proctored: November 29 to December 13
Registration Deadline: September 23

C131: Advanced Skills of Insurance Broker/Agent - 5 Saturdays
Start Date & Time: October 16 | 9am to 1pm PT
Final Exam Virtually Proctored: November 29 to December 13
Registration Deadline: October 8

**These courses are exclusively for individuals working toward a level 2 broker licence. For questions, contact Sandra Enriquez.

Pathways to Level 2:

There are two options for you to achieve the education required by the Insurance Council of BC to obtain a Level 2 General Insurance Agent Licence, using the level 1 licensing and Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP) education pathways:

Option 1: Level 1 Licensing Course (GIE), C130 and C131

This route requires you to complete the Level 1 Licensing (GIE) program, plus two courses from the Insurance Institute of Canada’s CIP designation program:

• Level 1 Licensing (GIE) Course
• CIP C130: Essential Skills for the Insurance Broker and Agent
• CIP C131: Advanced Skills for the Insurance Broker and Agent

Option 2: C11, C130 and C131 

This route requires you to complete three courses from the Insurance Institute of Canada’s CIP designation program:

• C11: Principles and Practice of Insurance
• C130: Essential Skills for the Insurance Broker and Agent
• C131: Advanced Skills for the Insurance Broker and Agent

EXAMINATIONS and FEES

• For the Level 1 Licensing (GIE) program, see our licensing page for exam and fee details.
• For the CIP courses, students will need to sit for and pass a national exam for each course.  Exams operate on a set schedule with exam sessions in December, April and July each year.
• For a current CIP schedule with the various learning options and fees, please visit our CIP page