Connecticut State Requirements

Continuing Education Hours

  • 24 Hours Biennially including 3 Hours of CT Insurance Law & Regulation and/or Ethics 6 of the total hours required must pertain directly to the line of authority.

License Renewal

  • License renewal date is the agent’s date of birth.

Courses accepted for CE Credit

  • Classroom Courses / Seminars / Webinars
  • Self-Study Courses
  • Online Courses
  • An Instructor can earn the same number of credit hours as a student

Courses Subject Requirements

  • Three (3) hours of CT insurance law & regulation and/or ethics each compliance period.
  • At least 6 hours must be taken in each line for which the producer is licensed (LH, PC and Variable are all separate lines).

Annuity Requirement

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

Long Term Care Requirement

  • Pre-requisite one time 8-hour course from
  • One time LTC 4 hour classroom course conducted by CT Partnership office.

Carryover Requirements

  • Credit hours cannot be carried over to the next compliance period.

Course Repetition

  • Credit will not be given for a course that is repeated within a compliance period.

Final Exam

  • Self-study course may receive continuing education approval provided they include an examination on course material approved by the commissioner and administered by an impartial and disinterested person who shall not be in the direct line of supervision of any person taking the examination, nor have any financial interest in the success of any person taking the examination.
  • State Specific Monitor Affidavit Needed.


  • Non-residents who are CE compliant in their home state.

For Additional Information, Please Contact:

State of Connecticut Insurance Department

Physical Address

153 Market Street, #7
Hartford, CT 06103-0816
Phone: (860) 297-3800
Toll Free: (800) 203-3447
Fax: (860) 566-7410

Mailing Address

PO Box 816
Hartford, CT 06142-0816

Licensing Division Contact Information

Phone: (860) 297-3845
Fax: (860) 297-3978
State Website:

Broker Educational Sales & Training, Inc. provides this information as a courtesy to our clients. Every effort is made to ensure that the information is accurate. However, this information is subject to change, become outdated, or be incorrect due to new legislation or official rulings. Please check with the state to ensure accuracy.

Revised 06/70/2017.