Welcome to the Southwestern Ontario Chapter.
How can we help you?
It's the new year: time to register for a CIP course
See what courses and learning formats we have available.
Must-attend events and seminars
Fundamentals of Employment Law - February 6
Join us to learn more about employment law and how it affects your role in the insurance industry. Suitable for individuals involved in hiring, managing, supervising, disciplining and terminating workers. Register Now
Axe Throwing Tournament - February 7
Join us for an action-packed evening of axe throwing. The evening includes a brief tutorial, followed by a 'round robin' tournament, after which a champion will be crowned. Register Now
View all upcoming events and seminars.
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/Agent Licensing Preparation Course - February 25 - March 8
• Broker (RIBO) Level 1 Licensing
• Agent (OTL) Licensing
Annual Awards Luncheon Photos
The 59th Annual Awards Luncheon took place on November 15 at the Lamplighter Inn, London. In total, 176 people were in attendance to celebrate the accomplishments of the 2017-2018 graduates. Celebrating this year were our chapter's 34 CIP, four Advanced CIP, three FCIP (including one "new track) and six CRM graduates. Congratulations once again to all graduates and prizewinners! View Event Photos
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
Photos from recent events
We are now posting pictures from 2018 events, such as the 2nd Annual Insurance Industry Axe Throwing Tournament.
New trends papers available
Read up on the latest industry trends with these free online resources offered by the CIP Society for all members:
2018 Year in Review
Treating Customers Fairly
The Evolution of Road Safety Priorities: Looking Forward
Other monthly Trends Papers topics include Construction Insurance and the Changing Workforce (demographic research), as well as research reports on topics like Cyber Risks and Automated Vehicles. Visit our Trends Paper page for the full library of papers and our Insights and Research page for the full listing of research reports.
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For all the latest Chapter updates, check out @IIOSouthWest.
Did you know?
Living Outside of Canada?
Registration for virtual classes is available for International Students. Enrol in the course of your choice by contacting our member services team at 1-866-362-8585.
RIBO Hours Available
Did you know that students taking CIP courses in Ontario are eligible for 16 RIBO technical hours, except for C16 and C132, which are eligible for 20 management hours? Contact your local chapter for details. Continuing education credits from seminars will vary depending on the type and length of seminar. More information is available on each of the seminar information pages.
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.