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Welcome to the Southwestern Ontario 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 preparation 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

Southwestern Virtual Convocation 2021 - Save the Date!

Our next convocation ceremony will take place virtually on Tuesday, February 15, 2022. Grads can expect to receive information about their convocation ceremony in early fall. Questions or interested in sponsorship? Contact Rob at 

New Climate Risks Report

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

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  

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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.