Welcome to our new GIE program


As of December 1, 2020, you’ll be studying from completely updated and enhanced licensing materials. Respected industry experts and adult learning specialists played key roles in this update. You’ll benefit from the latest, most relevant content that reflects important changes to the insurance industry. Our licensing exam has also changed, meaning you’ll have an even better chance of success in your exam.

Your Pathway to Insurance Professionalism


•  This two-course certificate program provides a solid understanding of the principles and practices of property and casualty insurance.
•  Upon successful completion a GIE certificate is awarded at your Local Institute or Chapter’s Convocation.

Benefits


•  Serves as a great platform for entry-level insurance professionals, non-core insurance employees (finance, HR, IT, etc.).
•  Also used to license agents, brokers and adjusters in several provinces Visit licensing for additional details.
•  As a successful graduate of the GIE Program you’ll also be exempt from taking the C11: Principles and Practice of Insurance course towards the CIP (Chartered Insurance Professional) designation

Program Courses


C81: General Insurance Essentials - Part 1 introduces you to the concepts and fundamentals that underlie the practice of insurance in Canada.

C82: General Insurance Essentials - Part 2 builds on the concepts and fundamentals introduced in Part 1, and outlines specific types of insurance, policy forms, and coverages.

Learning Options


We offer three learning options for the GIE Program:

•  Classroom learning
•  Independent study
•  Virtual learning

GIE Fee Schedule 2021–2022

Effective Date: August 1, 2021

INDEPENDENT STUDY
(includes cost of text kit, tuition, and examination)

ALL OTHER PROVINCES (base fee)

QUEBEC (base fee)

 *Course C81 (First Registration)

 

 

 Standard Rate

$719
$729

 Early Registration Rate

669
679

 Course C82

 

 

 Standard Rate

669
679

 Early Registration Rate

619
629

 Continued Tuition (C81 or C82)

 

 

 Standard Rate

480
480

 Early Registration Rate

430
430

 Outside Canada Student Surcharge (no tax applicable)

300
300

 

 

 

 Examinations

 

 

 *Course C81 (First Registration)

305
305

 Course C82

255
255

 Rewrites

255
255

 Exam Deferral Requests (contact the Institute)

 

 

 Withdrawal Fee (prior to deadline)

50
50

 

 

 

 Textbooks and Other Resources

 

 

 GIE Text Kits (including textbook plus access to online tutorial)

189
199

 5% GST applies to all book sales

 

 

 Shipping fees apply to all orders

 

 

 For special orders, including licensing kits, please contact the Institute.

 

 

 

 

 

 Miscellaneous

 

 

 Resalable Textbook Administrative Fee

50
50

 Returned Cheques (NSF)

55
55

 Transcripts

25
25

 Certificate Replacement Fee

25
25

*Includes a $50 charge to cover the cost of creating a student record if not already included in course registration.

The GIE Program.
Your Pathway to Insurance Professionalism.