Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) Program
Become the best in your field and earn a Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) Designation. CICs are recognized for their expertise and commitment to the industry and their clients.
The CIC Program, developed by The National Alliance for Insurance Education and Research, marks and demonstrates commitment to professional excellence and leadership in the insurance industry.
This program is continuously reviewed, updated, and expanded to fit your professional needs. The enhanced curriculum examines topics important to your success, including insurance exposures, exclusions, and coverages.
The CIC Program, The National Alliance and IA&B
IA&B brings you educational programs like the CIC Program developed by The National Alliance for Insurance Education and Research.
Who Should Attend CIC Courses?
Licensed agents, brokers, adjusters, or solicitors; or have at least two years of full-time experience in the insurance industry or as a risk management professional; or have served for at least two years as a full-time insurance faculty member at an accredited college or university.
Earn a Prestigious CIC Designation
To earn a CIC Designation, successfully complete five courses and pass the corresponding exams within five calendar years. Courses may be taken in any order. Note: Insurance professionals are welcome to take CIC courses without the intent to earn a designation. The exam is required only if earning the designation.
What Does a CIC Course Entail?
There are seven core components to the CIC Program. Each course includes 16 hours of instruction by nationally recognized industry experts. An exam is offered following each course. This exam is required for anyone working toward the CIC Designation.
Insurance Company Operations
Life & Health
CIC In-Person Courses and Live Webinars
Webinar – $430 Per Course / Includes Course Materials and CE Fees
Typical Schedule (times could slightly vary)
7:30 AM – 7:55 AM – Arrival / Log onto Webinar
8:00 AM – Noon – Morning Session with Breaks
Noon – 1:00 PM – Lunch Break
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM – Afternoon Session with Breaks
5:00 PM – Course Conclusion
5:00 PM – 5:30 PM (Day 1 only) – Exam Review
Maintain Your Designation – CIC Designation Requirements
After receiving the CIC designation, no further examinations are required. To keep your designation current, you will need to complete any one of these annual update options.
* Must be a dues-paid member of The National Alliance to earn update credit.
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