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Two New Courses = Four New Provincially Accredited CE for Life and A&S Subscribers! These courses are included as part of your ILS Life/A&S CE Course Subscription and are now available to all subscribers. Introduction to Travel Insurance Medical and Dental Coverage Online Course and Introduction to Travel Insurance Life and Body Protection Online Course are each accredited for 2 life/A&S CE in BC, AB, SK, MB and ON.
A new standard Ontario automobile insurance policy will come into effect on June 1, 2016. The new standard includes reductions in coverage particularly as they relate to the Statutory Accident benefits (SAB) from the current auto policy. This information is intended to assist brokers in the development and implementation of a plan for communicating with their clients about the Ontario Automobile Reforms. Further, it is designed to provide guidance n receiving and documenting client instructions relating to auto coverage in light of these reforms.
A BC Insurance Professional’s Regulatory Responsibilities. Ensure you and your staff remain compliant with the Insurance Act and the Insurance Council of BC’s requirements. In this three part course you will be guided through the regulatory responsibilities expected of an Insurance professional in the province of B.C. This course starts out with an introduction to the Acts, statutes, and regulatory bodies that are empowered to oversee the insurance industry in BC and briefly addresses privacy issues.
Recently we asked our subscribers one simple question…. What would you like to Learn? Your answers have been coming in steadily and your feedback has been exceedingly valuable to ILScorp! The polls are close this morning with “Client Needs Analysis” and “Rating, Underwriting and Claims” sitting tied for top spot on the survey, with “Risk Management Principles” trailing close behind. If you haven’t completed our quick “What do you want to learn Survey” yet, now is your chance. Simply click on the link below to start the short survey. All individuals who complete the survey will be entered to win a free CE subscription! Polls close on May 1, 2016.
We know you love to learn things, and we love to make your learning and CE fast and easy! While we continue to research, write and create courses here at ILScorp, we’d love to get some feedback from you our subscriber. Just one simple question… What do you want to learn? Take a few minutes to fill out our “What do you want to learn survey” as we’ll be sending some surprise CE subscriptions as a thank you!
Annual filings are due on or before the close of business Wednesday, June 1, 2016. Continuing education (“CE”) requirements can be found on Council’s website under Continuing Education, and ILScorp’s website under the Resource Center. Please read these requirements carefully as full CE credits must be met, even for partial licence years. Also, both active and inactive licences, require completion of full CE credits. You are not required to attach proof of CE to your annual filing, however, you must retain this information for a period of five years.
New courses added to your ILS General CE and ILS Adjuster CE course subscriptions! Introduction to Travel Insurance Coverages 6 Course Series is now available to all ILS General and ILS Adjuster Subscribers. These 6 courses are 2 CE credit hours each, accredited in BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Ontario. TRAVEL COURSES include: Introduction to Travel Insurance Other Benefits Coverage , Assistance Services Coverage, Loss or Delay Protection Coverage, Life and Body Protection Coverage
Mandatory Ethics Training for Saskatchewan. Resident licensees who hold a license prior to January 1, 2013 must complete approved ethics training by their annual reporting date in 2016. Complete your ethics training now. Choose Life/A&S or General Ethics Training. All SK resident licensees must within the cycles set out complete one or more Council approved ethics course totaling at least three hours in duration:
(a) Resident licensees who are licensed on or after January 1, 2013 must complete the ethics training within three years of becoming licensed.
(b) Resident licensees who hold a license prior to January 1, 2013 must complete the ethics training by their annual reporting date in 2016.
Complete your CE requirements with accredited continuing education courses from ILScorp. Need CE? Don’t leave it to the last minute! Purchase an ILScorp CE Course Subscription and get 6 months of unlimited access to hundreds of provincially accredited online courses. With ILScorp CE Course Subscriptions you will have access to hundreds of insurance training courses in both text and streaming video formats, including personal lines, commercial lines, auto, farm, professional management, personal skills courses, or errors & omissions insurance, money management planning process and insurance and estate planning.