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Georgia insurance CE course pricing:
You may select 24 hours of courses for $39.95 plus $0.75 for each additional hour. An additional $0.00 per course will be added to your total if you select paper course material.

Single GA Insurance continuing education courses start at just $4.95!
WebCE offers courses for the following GA license types:

Georgia Insurance CE

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Georgia Insurance Continuing Education Requirements

Required Georgia Insurance Continuing Education Hours

Producers

24-hours of insurance CE, including 3-hours of ethics are required every 2-year license term.
Licensed 20 years or MORE: 20-hours of insurance CE, including 3-hours of ethics are required every 2-year license term.

Adjusters

24-hours of insurance CE, including 3-hours of ethics are required every 2-year license term.
Licensed 20 years or MORE: 20-hours of insurance CE, including 3-hours of ethics are required every 2-year license term.

Credit Insurance Producers Only

10-hours of insurance CE are required every 2-year license term.

Combination Credit Insurance and Producers or Adjusters

24-hours of insurance CE, including 3-hours of ethics are required every 2-year license term.
Licensed 20 years or MORE: 20-hours of insurance CE, including 3-hours of ethics are required every 2-year license term.

Limited Subagent Only

10-hours of insurance CE are required every 2-year license term.

Combination Limited Subagent and Producers or Adjusters

24-hours of insurance CE, including 3-hours of ethics are required every 2-year license term.
Licensed 20 years or MORE: 20-hours of insurance CE, including 3-hours of ethics are required every 2-year license term.

Workers Compensation Adjuster Only

20-hours of insurance CE are required every 2 years and must be taken through the Workers Compensation Board.

Insurance License Renewal

License Term

The license term is every 2 years ending on the last day of the licensee's birth month. For the renewal cycle ending in 2014 and 2015 some licensees may receive a renewed license for a term lesser than 24 months and therefore will have a pro-rated renewal fee for the cycle. Please click on the link below for the renewal conversion chart. Click here for additional information about your CE compliance requirement.

License Renewal Process

  • In accordance with the Illegal Immigration Reform and Enforcement Act of 2011, all new and renewal applicants must submit a signed and notarized copy of the Citizenship Affidavit form click here and one secure and verifiable identification form.
  • The Citizenship Affidavit form is available on the state website. This form includes, as an attachment, the list of acceptable identification documents. Click here for the Citizenship Affidavit and Verifiable Identification Document Instructions.
  • Paper renewal notices are not mailed unless specifically requested. Please contact Pearson VUE at 1-800-274-0488.

State Insurance Product Training Requirements

Annuity Training

State required training for insurance producers that sell annuity products.

Effective March 1, 2016: All producers currently licensed to sell, solicit, and negotiate annuity products in Georgia, must complete a one-time annuity training course approved for at least 4 hours by September 1, 2016. All producers licensed on or after March 1, 2016 must complete this training prior to selling, soliciting, or negotiating such products. *Residents who satisfy the training requirements of another state that are similar to the Georgia law, will be deemed compliant for the Georgia requirement.

Long-Term Care Partnership Training

State required training for insurance producers that sell long-term care products.

Initial Training
Hours: 8
Frequency: One-time training must be complete prior to selling LTC products.
 
Ongoing Training
Hours: 4
Frequency: Ongoing training must be completed every 24-month period following the completion of the initial training and every 24-months thereafter.
 
Georgia Medicaid and the Long-Term Care Partnership Program
Hours: 2
Details: Residents who have completed another state’s qualified LTCP course will need to complete a 2-hour Georgia specific Medicaid course.


Additional Information

NFIP Flood Training

State required training for insurance producers that sell flood insurance products.

One-Time Training
Hours: 3
Frequency: One-time training must be complete prior to selling flood insurance products.

Insurance CE Exam Requirements

Exam Rules

Exams are closed book. Course material will not be available when completing the exam. Students have unlimited retakes.

Monitor Requirements

Exams do require a proctor. Proctors must be a Disinterested Third Party and shall NOT serve for examinations of: family members or relatives or dependents, employers or supervisors, employees or subordinates, partners or joint ventures or co-owners, or for anyone in whom the proctor or instructor has an economic or other interest in assuring the successful outcome of the examination.

Passing Score

Self-Study Final Exam: 70%

Repetition and Carryover

Carryover Rules

Only 50% or 12 CE hours earned in excess of the requirement may be carried forward to the following license term. Excess ethics hours will carryover as general credit only.

Repetition Rules

Courses may not be taken more than once in any 2-year license term.

Reporting and Insurance CE Certificates of Completion

Certificates of Completion

WebCE provides online, printable certificates of completion in Georgia. Certificates of completion will be available to print online immediately after a final exam is passed. The licensee must keep a copy of each certificate of completion in his or her file for 5 years.

Reporting

Instant Reporting: Insurance CE credits are immediately reported to Sircon upon course completion.

Insurance CE Course Requirements

Course Presentation

Online self-study.

Study Requirements

Self-Study Requirements: Students should read all course material before taking the closed book final exam.

Category Restrictions

Students must take courses in the line for which they hold a license.

  • Limited Subagent Only License: Can take any CE course approved if they hold only a limited subagent license. No ethics is required.
  • Limited subagent combination License: If a limited subagent licensee holds another life/health, Property/Casualty or Adjuster license, they must complete courses in the license type they hold. No more than 5 hrs. can come from the subject area that coincides with the Limited Subagent license. Ethics will be required.
  • Credit Insurance Only License: Can take any CE course approved if they hold only a limited subagent license. No ethics is required.
  • Credit Insurance combination License: If a limited subagent licensee holds another life/health, Property/Casualty or Adjuster license, they must complete courses in the license type they hold. No more than 5 hrs. can come in the area of Credit Insurance self-study. Ethics will be required.
  • Workers Compensation Adjuster Only License: Must take 20 hours of approved CE through the WC Board. No ethics is required.

Non-Resident Insurance CE Requirements

State-Specific Insurance Product Training

Annuity

Effective March 1, 2016: All producers currently licensed to sell, solicit, and negotiate annuity products in Georgia, must complete a one-time annuity training course approved for at least 4 hours by September 1, 2016. All producers licensed on or after March 1, 2016 must complete this training prior to selling, soliciting, or negotiating such products. *Non-residents who satisfy the training requirements of another state that are similar to the Georgia law, will be deemed compliant for the Georgia requirement.

Long-Term Care Partnership

  • Initial 8-hour LTC Partnership training requirement: Before selling LTC insurance products in Georgia, nonresident producers must complete an initial 8-hour, state-approved LTC training course for GA or another state.
  • Ongoing 4-hour LTC Partnership training requirement: After completing the initial 8-hour LTCP requirement, non-resident producers must complete a 4-hour follow-up training course every 24 months after completion of the initial training.
  • Georgia Medicaid and the Long-Term Care Partnership Program: Nonresident who have completed another state’s qualified LTCP course will need to complete a 2-hour Georgia specific Medicaid course.

Non-Resident Insurance CE Requirements

Non-resident producers planning to sell the following products must complete the annuity and long-term care partnership special training listed above.

Exemptions from Insurance CE Requirements

Insurance CE Exemptions

The following are exempt from Georgia CE requirements:

  • For newly licensed producers the pre-licensing course can be used to satisfy the first renewal cycle CE requirement. Producers must submit their pre-licensing certificate with renewal as proof of CE compliance.
  • Non-resident producers in good standing with their home state, provided that the non-resident producer's home state reciprocates with Georgia producers in the same manner. Non-resident producers must submit documentation at the time of renewal, certifying that they have met their home state`s continuing education requirement.
  • Non-resident adjusters are not required to complete the Georgia CE requirement.
  • Individuals holding a CFP, CLU, CPCU, ChFC, FLMI, CIC, CEBS, AAI, CRM, or a major BBA in Risk Management and Insurance from an accredited college must complete 12 hours of CE including 3 hours of ethics every two years. For Georgia CE Reduction/Exemption form, Click Here.

Contact Info

Georgia Office of Insurance and Safety Fire Commission

Sircon


WebCE provides information as a courtesy to individuals who are subject to continuing education (CE) as insurance producers, agents, adjusters and/or brokers. Although reasonable efforts have been made to ensure that the information provided here is accurate and current, neither WebCE nor its employees warrant or represent that this information is accurate and current. All information is subject to change without notice.