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Maine insurance CE course pricing:
You may select 24 hours of courses for $49.95 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.

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

Maine Insurance Continuing Education Requirements

Insurance Continuing Education Provider Number: 805

Required Maine Insurance Continuing Education Hours

Producers

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

Maine Insurance Renewal

License Term

The license term is every 2 years based on the last day of the producer’s birth month. Producers born in even years renew in even years. Producers born in odd years renew in odd years.

License Renewal Process

This is an online renewal service through the National Insurance Producer Registry (NIPR). NIPR collects a processing fee of $5.00 in addition to the renewal fee charged by the Bureau.
Please remember that licenses cannot be renewed more than 60 days prior to the renewal date. A notice will be mailed notifying licensees of the renewal period.

Maine 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.

Additional Information

Long-Term Care 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 renewal cycle, 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

Maine Insurance Continuing Education Course Requirements

Course Presentation

Online and paper self-study.

Study Requirements

Students should read the course material prior to taking the final exam.

Category Restrictions

Courses can be taken in any license type for CE credit. Of the 24-hour CE requirement, 3 hours must be in ethics.

Maine Insurance Continuing Education Exam Requirements

Exam Rules

The final exam is open-book. Students may refer to the course material as often as needed. If the final exam is not passed on the first attempt, students have an unlimited number of retakes.

Monitor Requirements

Exam Proctor Requirements: Exams are open-book and do not require a monitor.

Passing Score

Self-Study Final Exam: 70%

Reporting and Maine Insurance Continuing Education Certificates of Completion

Certificates of Completion

WebCE provides online, printable certificates of completion in Maine. 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

Next-Day Reporting: WebCE reports course completions to Maine every business day.

Repetition and Carryover

Carryover Rules

CE completed in excess of the requirement is not allowed to be carried forward to the next license cycle.

Repetition Rules

Courses cannot be repeated more than once in a 2 year license term. Credit taken to remedy a deficiency in a prior licensing period does not count toward the CE requirement for the current period.

Non-Resident Maine Insurance Continuing Education Requirements

Annuity State-Specific Insurance Product Training

Before selling, soliciting, or negotiating annuity products in Maine, producers must complete a one-time annuity training course approved for at least 4 hours.

Non-resident Insurance CE Requirements

For non-resident licensees, in order to use this service, you must hold an active license in your resident state. Therefore, in some instances, such as a non-resident Maine adjuster whose home state does not require adjuster licensing, online renewal is not available. In these cases, renewals must be processed by returning the renewal invoice and payment to the Bureau.

Exemptions from Maine Insurance Continuing Education Requirements

Insurance 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.
  • Non-resident producers who meet their home states' CE requirements are exempt from Maine CE requirements if that home state has a reciprocal arrangement with Maine.

Maine Insurance Contact Info

Maine Department of Insurance


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.