IIABW has many high quality, cost-effective alternatives to live seminars to help agents and brokers make the most of their time. For more information on these self-study programs, contact Susan Scott at IIABW.
Self-Study Correspondence Courses (workbook)
Over 33 self-study courses are available. Topics range from policy rating to coverages in property and casualty insurance, commercial and personal lines and ethics. These courses are specifically designed for agency personnel training. Courses feature comprehensive, programmed instruction and an easy-to-follow workbook format. When completed, materials become an excellent reference source.
These courses can also provide a cost-effective solution to meeting continuing education requirements. C.E. credits are earned by scoring a 70% or better on the final exam. IIABW offers a continuing education grading service for these programs with a "same day" turnaround time for processing. This rapid response has proven to be a valuable service for many individuals who have procrastinated in obtaining their continuing education. You can download the order form for the
Property Casualty courses and fax or email completed order form to IIABW.
Computer Based Technical Insurance Programs
Over 25 IGS Educational Software programs are available for agency personnel training as well as to provide another cost-effective solution to meeting continuing education requirements. IIABW also provides a continuing education grading/certification service with same day processing. Buy one program and all licensed employees in your office can use it to earn c.e. credits. Click here for order form.
Online CE Courses
Two options are available for online continuing education courses:
The Big "I" Virtual University Learn Center makes earning continuing education credits easy, whether users are online education novices or seasoned in the art of distance learning. C.E. courses include three E&O loss control courses which may enable you to receive loss control credit on Swiss Re E&O policies. Be sure to login in using your Big "I" user name and password to receive member rates for the courses. Click here to access the Big "I" Virtual University Learn Center.
IIABW has partnered with CEU.com to provide you with an excellent online education option that is backed by The Institutes (AICPCU/IIA). Through our partnership with CEU.com, IIABW members receive a 35% discount on any of their online continuing education courses when you register through us. Click here to register.
Option 3: NEW
IIABW has partnered with Risk & Insurance Education (RIE) to offer 9 self-study/online continuing education programs all created and instructed by RIE’s Dave Sanborn, CPCU. Many of you will remember Dave for the excellent courses he has instructed for IIABW over the years.
Courses are available online or on DVD. Most are 3 or 4 hours (8 for the GL). Dave instructs over PowerPoint slides. Handouts are available. All are approved for WA c.e. Cost is $6 per credit hour. Choose from:
Occurrence v. Claims Made
10 Key Misunderstood Items about P/C
Watch video for further information and instructions on how to get started.
New Employee Online Training Series (NO C.E.)
For the new, unlicensed employee in the agency. Employee logs on to course via the computer each week to get the training he/she needs. Each course is faculty-facilitated. Choose from the following courses:
Note: No continuing education (c.e.) credits available for these courses.