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Maine Insurance Continuing Education Requirements

Insurance Continuing Education Provider Number: 805


What are the Insurance Continuing Education requirements for Maine?

Producers

24 CE hours total, including:
  • Ethics: 3 CE hours

Are there any course approval restrictions for Maine Insurance CE?

Licensees may take courses in any line of authority.

When does Maine Insurance CE have to be completed?

The last day of the licensee's birth month, every 2 years, based on odd/even birth year.

Can Insurance CE courses be repeated?

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

What are the Annuity Training requirements for Maine?

Annuity Best Interest Training
Hours: 4
Frequency: One-time training of a 4-Hour Annuity Suitability and Best Interest Standards course must be complete prior to selling annuity products.

Effective January 1st, 2022, licensees who sell annuity products will need to complete an annuity course covering the NAIC Best Interest Standards.
  • Licensees who have already completed a 4-hour annuity course prior to 1/1/2022 may complete a 1-hour annuity best interest course or complete the new 4-hour annuity best interest course.
  • Licensees who have not completed a 4-hour annuity course must take the annuity best interests course prior to selling annuities.
Residents and non-residents who have completed training including the NAIC Best Interest Standards in another state with laws similar to Maine law will be deemed compliant with this requirement.

Annuity Training Information

What are the Long-Term Care Training requirements for Maine?

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 renewal cycle, following the initial training requirement.

Residents and non-residents who satisfy the training requirements of another state with laws similar to Maine's law will be compliant with the requirement.

LTC Training Information

What are the Flood Training requirements for Maine?

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

Flood Training Information

Can Insurance CE course hours carry over to the next renewal cycle?

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

What is the Maine Insurance license renewal process?

For each license type requiring a renewal, an invoice will be mailed about six weeks prior to the renewal date listed. Do not pay in advance, please wait until an invoice is received. Follow the instructions on the invoice.

What are the WebCE Maine Insurance CE course requirements?

  • WebCE courses are classified as online self-study courses.
  • Students should read through every chapter of the course material for each course before attempting a final exam.
  • Self-study exams are open-book and do not require a monitor.
  • Final exam passing score: 70%
  • If the final exam is not passed on the first attempt, students have an unlimited number of retakes.

What is the access period for WebCE Maine Insurance CE courses?

12 months from the original date of purchase, unless otherwise posted on the course description page and student dashboard.

How often does WebCE report Maine Insurance CE course completions?

Every business day to Maine Department of Insurance

Does WebCE supply a certificate of completion for Maine Insurance CE courses?

Online PDF certificates of completion are available to print immediately after the course is completed. Licensees must keep a copy of each certificate of completion in his or her file for 5 years.

What are the Maine Insurance CE requirements for non-residents?

Non-resident licensees who meet CE requirements in their home state are not required to meet Maine CE requirements.

Are there any CE exemptions?

The following individuals are exempt from CE requirements:
  • Producers who receive their licenses less than one year before their first compliance date are exempt from CE requirements for their first license term.
  • Resident producers holding only limited lines licenses

Does Maine require any workplace compliance training?

Who to contact for additional questions

Maine Department of Insurance

This information is based on state laws and regulations and is subject to change. WebCE makes every effort to make sure this information is current and accurate, however, WebCE is not engaged in rendering legal or professional advice and shall not be held responsible for inaccuracies contained herein. We urge you to check with your state's licensing department for complete and current information about its licensing rules and requirements.
Last updated on 10/3/2022