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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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Get on the road to improved job performance

Registration for fall CIP classes is closing soon!
Learn more about what the Chartered Insurance Professional designation can do for you and your career.
See our available courses.

Scholarships season - do you know someone eligible in Ontario?

We're pleased to manage these scholarship programs, which have an application deadline of Friday, September 28, 2018.
John E. Lowes Insurance Education Fund - up to two (2) scholarships available for Ontario residents pursuing post-secondary education which includes the study of p&c insurance.
Toronto Insurance Council scholarships - up to three (3) $5,000 scholarships to eligible applicants pursuing full-time university undergraduate studies in Canada.

Member Bonus Series

Our member bonus webinars are complimentary for Insurance Institute of Ontario (IIO) members. Find our next member bonus webinar below:
Insurance to Value & Co-Insurance – October 2 Register Now

Must-attend events and seminars

Meet the Industry Night - September 20 
Insurance Institute - Southwestern Ontario Chapter Invites You 
Co-Host Partners: London Insurance Brokers Association & London Field Representatives Association


Formerly know as "Meet the Underwriter Night" the Insurance Institute is opening up this event to the entire industry!  Brokers, Underwriters, Business Development, Claims, Vendors... did we say the entire industry?! All are welcome! 092018 Meet the Industry Night 2018 - Registration Form

17th Annual CIP Society Golf Tournament – September 7
The Southwestern Ontario Chapter of the Insurance Institute invites you and guests to our annual golf tournament at the beautiful FIre Rock Golf Club. Learn more. 

Teaching Techniques - September 17
Do you need to enhance your teaching and facilitation skills?  Interested in training staff, colleagues or a CIP course? If so, this high-calibre certificate program is ideal for you. Learn more. 

Broker/Agent Licensing Preparation Course - September 24
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. 

View all upcoming events and seminars.

Photos from recent events

We are now posting pictures from 2018 events, such as the 2nd Annual Insurance Industry Axe Throwing Tournament.

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 - September 24
•  Broker (RIBO) Level 1 Licensing
•  Agent (OTL) Licensing  

New trends papers available

Read up on the latest industry trends with these free online resources offered by the CIP Society for all members:
Auto Insurance Fraud
Insuring Wineries
Motor Truck Cargo Legal Liability

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.

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

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.

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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.