Welcome to the Hamilton/Niagara Chapter.

How can we help you?


Develop your skills and increase your knowledge.
Take advantage of our leading-edge seminars and webinars, local classes, networking events and broker/agent licensing prep courses.

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FREE CIP Info Sessions - New dates!

Thinking about starting your CIP, or curious what the virtual class experience is like? Don't miss these FREE upcoming webinars.

CIP Info Session - November 17

Virtual Student Experience - December 8

CIP Info Session - December 15

CIP Info session - January 5

FREE: Beyond the CIP - New dates!

Finished your CIP designation and wondering what's next? Curious how to continue the positive career development and skills training? Want to hear about the options available to you? We can help! Join us at one of our FREE 'Beyond the CIP' info sessions this fall!

October 28 - Noon to 1:30 p.m. ET

November 10 - 3:00 to 4:30 p.m. ET

Hamilton/Niagara Virtual Convocation 2021 - Save the Date!

Our next convocation ceremony will take place virtually on Wednesday, February 23, 2022. Grads can expect to receive information about their convocation ceremony in early fall. Questions or interested in sponsorship? Contact Milena at hamiltonniagaramail@insuranceinstitute.ca. 

Climate Risks Report

Extreme weather will impact every area of insurance - our Climate Risks report explores risks and solutions. Read the report.

Must-attend events and seminars

Interested in holding a seminar at the Hamilton/Niagara Chapter? Please contact Milena Lewandowski at hamiltonniagaramail@insuranceinstitute.ca or at 905-662-0197.

Thanks for joining us at this year's Volleyball Tournament!

Click here to view photos from the event!

Licensing: give yourself the best chance of success on your exam

Are you looking to begin a new career as an insurance Broker or Agent? The Insurance Institute wants to help you succeed.
We offer courses in several formats to suit your needs - including a new online class.

•  Broker (RIBO) Level 1 Licensing
•  Agent (OTL) Licensing

It's time to renew your membership!

Are you taking 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 about the benefits and renew now

Follow us on Twitter!

The Insurance Institute of Ontario – Hamilton/Niagara is on Twitter. Join the conversation and follow us at @IIOHam_Nia.

Did you Know?

• We have our own Flickr Page, dedicated to sharing photos of special events and seminars held at the Hamilton/Niagara Chapter office! Check back frequently to see photos of recent events.

Volunteer for your local Chapter - Have you often thought you would like to give back to your industry?   The Hamilton /Niagara Chapter has various volunteer opportunities and we would like to discuss the options available with you.  Contact the chapter for further details at hamiltonniagaramail@insuranceinstitute.ca 

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.