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WebCE provides state-approved Rhode Island Insurance Continuing Education with a money back guarantee! Satisfy ALL your CE requirements at one low price with our online or paper courses!

Rhode Island 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 RI Insurance continuing education courses start at just $4.95!
WebCE offers courses for the following RI license types:

Rhode Island Insurance Continuing Education Requirements

Insurance Continuing Education Provider Number: 631

Required Rhode Island Insurance Continuing Education Hours

Producers

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

Rhode Island Insurance Renewal

License Term

The license renewal date is the last day of the producer’s birth month, every 2 years.

Rhode Island 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 24-month period, following the initial training requirement.

Additional Information

NFIP Flood Training

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

Initial Training
Hours: 3
Frequency: Licensees must complete a one-time training.

Additional Information

Rhode Island Insurance Continuing Education Course Requirements

Course Presentation

Licensees can take courses through self-study, online or paper.

Study Requirements

Self-Study Requirements: Students must read the course material and answer each set of end-of-chapter quizzes with a score of 70 percent prior to taking the open-book final exam.

Category Restrictions

Licensees must complete courses approved for the line of insurance they are licensed to sell.

Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island Insurance Continuing Education Certificates of Completion

Certificates of Completion

WebCE provides online, printable certificates of completion in Rhode Island. Certificates of completion are available to print online immediately after the final exam is passed. Licensees are required to maintain a copy of each certificate of completion in his or her files.

Reporting

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

Repetition and Carryover

Carryover Rules

A maximum of 12 hours may be carried over to the next 2-year license term. Excess ethics hours will be carried over as general hours.

Repetition Rules

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

Non-Resident Rhode Island Insurance Continuing Education Requirements

Long-Term Care State-Specific Insurance Product Training

Non-resident insurance producers selling, soliciting, or negotiating LTC products in Rhode Island, who satisfy the training requirements in any other state shall be deemed to satisfy the training requirements in this state.

Non-resident Insurance CE Requirements

Non-resident producers who have not completed a NAIC LTC training course in another state have special training or education requirements as described above.

Exemptions from Rhode Island Insurance Continuing Education Requirements

Insurance CE Exemptions

The following are exempt from Rhode Island CE requirements:
  • Residents holding licenses for which a licensing examination is not required.
  • Limited line credit insurance licensees
  • Adjusters and appraisers
  • Nonresident licensees who meet the CE requirements established by the insurance department in their home state if the home state is reciprocal with the State of Rhode Island. Nonresident producers are not exempt from the NAIC LTC training requirement. See “Nonresident CE Requirements” above for further information.
  • Individuals who are at least 55 years old at the time of renewal and have been licensed continuously for 25 years without lapse.
  • Individuals who are at least 60 years old by July 3, 2004 and have been licensed continuously for at least 20 years without lapse at the time of renewal.

Rhode Island Insurance Contact Info

Rhode Island Department of Business Regulation


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 8/15/2017