State Requirements

INDIANA STATE REQUIREMENTS

Continuing Education 24 Hours Biennially
Including 3 Hours of Ethics

LICENSE RENEWAL

  • License renewal date is the last day of the birth month every 2 years

COURSES ACCEPTED FOR CE CREDIT

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

COURSE SUBJECT REQUIREMENTS

  • 3 hours of ethics each renewal period

ANNUITY REQUIREMENT

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

LONG TERM CARE REQUIREMENT

  • For LTC Partnership: Initial 15 hours of LTC (8 hours general LTC & one time 7 hour classroom for Indiana Long Term Care Program); 5 hours LTC every 2 years following
  • For LTC Only: Initial 8 hours LTC; 5 hours LTC every 2 years following
  • Non Residents must take the 7 hour Indiana Long Term Care Program

CARRYOVER REQUIREMENT

  • 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
  • This includes Indiana-specific LTC courses

FINAL EXAM

  • Indiana requires a 75 question examination for a course approved more than 12 credit hours
  • When taking the self-study examination, the producer shall do all of the following: (A) Sign an affidavit, supplied by the provider, that states the producer did not use outside help such as an open textbook or another individual, in taking the examination. (B) A second producer must sign the affidavit verifying that the second producer witnessed the first producer’s examination and no outside help was used. A producer who takes the examination at a testing center that administers tests for professional designations may have a representative of the testing center sign the affidavit rather than a licensed producer
  • Specific Monitor Affidavit Needed

EXEMPTIONS

  • Nonresidents are exempt if agent meets home state CE requirement. Non-residents are also exempt from LTC requirement, but NOT from Indiana LTC Program requirement
  • Agents who no longer solicit insurance but maintain license to collect commissions on business written while active

For Additional Information please contact:

Indiana Department of Insurance
311 West Washington Street, Suite 300
Indianapolis, IN 46204-2787

Phone: 317-232-2385
800-234-4582
Fax: 317-232-5251

Licensing Division
Phone: 317-232-2389
Fax: 317-232-5252

State Website: in.gov/idoi

Revised 8/8/19