Welcome to the Southwestern Ontario Chapter.
How can we help you?
CIP spring classes now open for registration.
Expand your expertise. Build your brand. Create your career.
Lock in your learning for spring today. Choose your course and format now.
Get on Board with National Education month
This month, we’re celebrating special events and seminars across the country that highlight how the Insurance Institute's programs can help create a successful onboarding experience for new employees. Visit our events and seminars pages to see what we’ve scheduled locally!
Meme Competition - prizes on offer!
Like memes? Now’s your chance to make one! Create and submit a meme that describes the insurance industry, education or professionalism in our industry. Learn more.
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
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 – Starts March 5
• Broker (RIBO) Level 1 Licensing
• Agent (OTL) Licensing
Must-attend events and seminars
Volleyball Tournament – March 2
Join us for fun and fellowship at Spike's Indoor Beach Volleyball on Friday, March 2. Teams require a minimum of 6 players and there must be at least 3 female players on the court at all times. Register Team or Register Individual
Broker/Agent Licensing Preparation Course - March 5
Give yourself the best chance of success in your RIBO Level 1 or OTL exam. This 10 day course is designed to assist you, new to the insurance industry to pass the Agent or Broker Basic Level 1 Licensing Exam. Learn more
Annual Speakers Breakfast 2018 - March 8
Join us for our Annual Speakers Breakfast on March 8 at the Lamplighter Inn, London. You'll hear from top industry leaders as they discuss hot topics and key issues affecting the property & casualty insurance industry. Learn more
Understanding Property Claims Investigation - March 22
Investigate claims more effectively with increased positive outcomes.
From the 'Understanding'series of Adjusters'
How well a claim is investigated impacts the claimant, the adjuster and the insurer. Learn more
Photos from recent events
We are now posting pictures from 2017 events, such as the CIP Society Golf Tournament and Volleyball Tournament.
Check out more of our upcoming events and seminars.
CIP student? Download the Institute's free mobile app!
Available through Google Play and the App Store, IIC Mobile Learning is a study tool that contains the Dictionary of Insurance, free practice questions for C11 students, and you can also access and edit your member profile and course records. And if you're a C11 or C13 student, additional practice exam questions are also available for in-app purchase. Discover how this app can help you with your study and professional needs.
Have you read our research reports and trends papers?
The CIP Society offers a wide range of free online resources for our members and the industry at large, including monthly Trends Papers on topics like Uber and the Internet of Things, 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.
Follow us on Twitter!
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.