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District of Columbia insurance CE course pricing:
You may select 24 hours of courses for $44.95 plus $0.75 for each additional hour. An additional $10.00 per course will be added to your total if you select paper course material.

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WebCE offers courses for the following DC license types:

District of Columbia Insurance Continuing Education Requirements

Insurance Continuing Education Provider Number: 523

Required District of Columbia Insurance Continuing Education Hours


24-hours of insurance CE, including 3-hours of ethics are required every 2-year license term.

District of Columbia Insurance Renewal

License Term

The license term is every 2 years, based on the last day of the producer’s birth month.

License Renewal Process

CE requirements must be taken within 15 business days of expiration of the D.C. producers’ insurance license in order to qualify for license renewal. Failure to do so may result in the expiration of the license.

Repetition and Carryover

Carryover Rules

Excess CE hours are not allowed to be carried forward to the next 2-year license term.

Repetition Rules

Courses cannot be repeated more than once in a 2 year license term.

District of Columbia Insurance Continuing Education Course Requirements

Course Presentation

Producers may complete the District of Columbia CE requirements through self-study. The self-study course and exam can be either paper or online.

Study Requirements

Self-Study Requirements: The student should read the course material prior to taking the closed book final exam.

Category Restrictions

Producers must complete 3 hours in approved ethics courses. Excess ethics hours will not be credited as general and will be lost. All other hours may be completed by taking courses approved only for the line of authority licensed for. For L/H and P/C combined licenses, producers are required to complete at least 6 hours in each line of authority.

District of Columbia Insurance Continuing Education Exam Requirements

Exam Rules

The final exam is closed book, and no outside information may be used to complete the exam. For online courses, once the exam is opened, access to the course material is restricted until the exam has been graded. If the final exam is not passed on the first attempt, students have an unlimited number of retakes.

Monitor Requirements

Exam Proctor Requirements: Closed-book exam must be monitored by a disinterested 3rd party. A disinterested third party is an individual with no family or financial relationship to the student. Therefore a proctor should not serve for examinations of family members, relatives, or dependents; employers or supervisors; employees or subordinates; partners, joint ventures, or co-owners; or 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%

Reporting and District of Columbia Insurance Continuing Education Certificates of Completion

Certificates of Completion

WebCE provides online, printable certificates of completion in DC. Certificates of completion will be available to print online immediately after the final exam is passed. The producer must keep a copy of each certificate of completion in his or her files for the 2-year license term in which the CE was completed.


Next-Day Reporting: WebCE reports course completions electronically to State Based Systems (SBS) every business day.

District of Columbia Insurance Product Training Requirements

Annuity Training

State required training for insurance producers that sell annuity products.

One-Time Training
Hours: 4
Frequency: One-time training must be complete prior to selling annuity products.

Additional Information

NFIP Flood Training

State required training for insurance property and casualty producers.

One-Time Training
Hours: 3
Frequency: One-time training must be completed during the first 2-year license term.

Additional Information

Non-Resident District of Columbia Insurance Continuing Education Requirements

Annuity State-Specific Insurance Product Training

Before selling, soliciting, or negotiating annuity products in the District of Columbia, producers must complete a one-time annuity training course approved for at least 4 hours. *Non-residents who satisfy the training requirements of another state that are similar to the District of Columbia's law will be deemed compliant for the District of Columbia's requirement.

Exemptions from District of Columbia Insurance Continuing Education Requirements

Insurance CE Exemptions

Non-resident producers are not required to complete the District of Columbia CE requirements as long as the producer is in good standing with his or her home state.

District of Columbia Insurance Contact Info

District of Columbia Department of Insurance, Securitites, and Banking

State Based Systems (SBS)

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.
Last updated on 6/20/2018