Learning Partner

For each licence year, or portion thereof, commencing with licence year 01JUN2008 through 31MAY2009:

  • If you have an approved designation (CFP, CLU, RHU, FCIA, FLMI or CEBS) you must have 5 technical hours of continuing education; OR
  • If you have been licensed as a life insurance agent for at least 5 of the last 7 years in a Canadian jurisdiction, and you do not have an approved designation you must have 10 technical hours of continuing education; OR
  • If you have not been licensed as a life insurance agent for at least 5 of the last 7 years in a Canadian jurisdiction and you do not have an approved designation you must have 15 technical hours of continuing education.
Excess credits cannot be carried over into the next reporting period.
 
Only technical material will qualify for continuing education. Technical education directly relates to:
  • life insurance products;
  • financial planning, provided the education is geared to life insurance and not a non-insurance sector, such as securities or mutual funds;
  • compliance with insurance legislation and requirements such Council's Code of Conduct, Council Rules, the Insurance Act, privacy legislation, anti-terrorism/money laundering legislation;
  • ethics; or
  • errors and omissions.

The Insurance Council of British Columbia (ICBC) does not accredit individual Courses or Course Providers.

For complete details, see the Insurance Council of British Columbia website at www.insurancecouncilofbc.com.