CIP Licensing Equivalencies

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Brokers/Agents can now take their CIP equivalency exams in an online, virtually-proctored format.

While in-person exams continue to be impacted by the pandemic, the Institute will offer additional exam sessions to help expedite licensing requirements for candidates through CIP equivalencies.

Who is eligible to take a CIP equivalency exam?
Brokers and agents looking to obtain their provincial broker or agent license.

What classes can I obtain equivalencies for?
Take a look at our guide for information on the licensing requirements for your province.

Exam and course information


C130: Essential Skills for the Insurance
Weeknight Class 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. NST
Tuesdays & Thursdays
July 19, 21, 26, 28, Aug 2, 4, & 9
Instructor: Anastasia (Stacey) Dubois
Exam: August 17, 2022

C131: Advanced Skills for the Insurance Broker & Agent
Weeknight Class 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. NST
Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays
Aug 23, 24, 25, 30, 31,Sept 1,6,8
Instructor: Anastasia ( Stacey) Dubois
Exam: September 16, 2022

Please contact the local office for next available class.

How to book an equivalency exam
For information on how to register for a CIP independent study or virtual classroom learning course, please call The Insurance Institute of Newfoundland & Labrador on 709-754-4398 or email

How virtual proctoring works
Visit our Virtually Proctored Exams page for vital information on how the exams are run, technical requirements and what to expect on the day.