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Kansas insurance CE course pricing:
You may select 24 hours of courses for $39.95 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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Kansas Insurance Continuing Education Requirements

Insurance Continuing Education Provider Number: 508

Required Kansas Insurance Continuing Education Hours

Producers

12-hours of insurance CE, including 1-hour of ethics are required every 2-year license term.

Combined License Producers

24-hours of insurance CE, including 1-hour of ethics for each line are required every 2-year license term. *See course Category Restrictions below.

Crop Only Producers

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

Title Only Producers

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

Public Adjusters

12-hours of insurance CE, including 1-hour of ethics are required every 2-year license term.

Kansas Insurance Renewal

License Term

Producers: license term is every 2 years, based on the producer’s date of birth. Producers born in an even-numbered year are required to complete their CE in even-numbered years. Producers born in an odd-numbered year are required to complete their CE in odd-numbered years.
Public adjusters: license term is every 2 years, based on the adjuster's date of birth. Adjusters born in odd-numbered years will renew every odd-numbered year and adjusters born in even-numbered years will renew every even-numbered year.

Kansas Insurance Product Training Requirements

Annuity Training

State required training for insurance producers that sell annuity products.

Initial Training
Hours: 4
Frequency: One-time training must be complete prior to selling annuity products. Producers are also required to complete on an ongoing basis, company-sponsored, product-specific training, sponsored by the insurance company offering the product.

Additional Information

Long-Term Care Partnership Training

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

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

Ongoing Training
Hours: 1
Frequency: Ongoing training must be completed every license period, following the initial training requirement.

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.

Additional Information

Kansas Insurance Continuing Education Course Requirements

Course Presentation

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

Study Requirements

Paper: The student must read the course material prior to taking the proctored final exam.
Online: Students must read the course material and answer each set of end-of-chapter quizzes with a score of 100 percent prior to taking a closed-book, proctored final exam.

Category Restrictions

  • Life/Health or Property/Casualty producers must complete 1 hour in approved ethics courses. All other hours must be completed by taking courses approved only for the line of authority held by the producer.
  • Life/Health and Property/Casualty (combined license) producers must complete 2 hours in approved ethics courses. Of the 24-hour requirement, producers must complete 12 hours in approved Life/Health courses (including 1 hour of ethics) and 12 hours in approved Property/Casualty courses (including 1 hour of ethics).
  • Excess earned Ethics credits may be applied to cover other CE requirements in the current biennium.
  • Crop producers do not have an ethics requirement; therefore all hours must be completed in approved Crop courses.
  • Pre-Need only producers can take the required CE hours in approved life and health courses.
  • Public Adjusters must complete 1 hour in approved ethics courses. All other hours must be completed in approved property/casualty courses.
  • *No more than 3 CE credits can be completed by a producer in the area of insurance agency management.

Kansas Insurance Continuing Education Exam Requirements

Exam Rules

The final exam is closed book, and no outside information may be used to complete the exam. 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, he or she shall 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 Kansas Insurance Continuing Education Certificates of Completion

Certificates of Completion

WebCE provides online, printable certificates of completion in Kansas. 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 4 years.

Reporting

Next-Day Reporting: WebCE reports course completions every business day to State Based Systems (SBS).
*Agents who fail to have the required CE credit hours posted prior to their license expiration date will have their insurance license(s) revoked. Providers have 30 days to report your CE completions, so please plan accordingly to avoid a lapse in licensure.

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. Ordering courses with the same course title is considered course repetition.

Non-Resident Kansas Insurance Continuing Education Requirements

Annuity State-Specific Insurance Product Training

Before selling, soliciting, or negotiating annuity products in Kansas producers must complete an annuity training course approved for at least 4 hours. Non-residents who satisfy the training requirements of another state that are similar to Kansas' law will be deemed compliant for Kansas' requirement. Producers are also required to complete on an ongoing basis, company-sponsored, product-specific training, sponsored by the insurance company offering the product.

Long-Term Care State-Specific Insurance Product Training

Initial 4-hour LTCP training requirement: All Kansas producers who sell, solicit, or negotiate LTC partnership policies must complete 4 hours of state-approved Kansas LTCP training. Producers may take any NAIC approved LTC course for use in any licensed state.
Ongoing 1-hour LTCP training requirement: After completing the 4-hour initial training requirement, LTCP producers must complete 1 hour of state-approved Kansas LTCP training each 2-year license term thereafter. Producers may take any NAIC approved LTC course for use in any licensed state.

Non-resident Insurance CE Requirements

Non-resident producers selling, soliciting, or negotiating LTC products are required to complete the same special training/education requirements for Long-Term Care Partnership (LTCP) as resident producers selling these products.

Exemptions from Kansas Insurance Continuing Education Requirements

Insurance CE Exemptions

The following individuals are exempt from CE requirements:
  • Non-residents

Kansas Insurance Contact Info

Kansas Insurance Department


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 8/4/2017