State Requirements

KANSAS STATE REQUIREMENTS

Continuing Education 12 Hours Biennially
Including 1 Hour of Ethics

LICENSE RENEWAL

  • License renewal date is the agent’s date of birth
  • Producers born in even numbered years are required to complete their CE in even numbered years; if born in odd numbered years, CE must be completed in odd numbered years
  • Newly Licensed Producers – License renewal date is two years from the date when the license was issued

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

  • One (1) hour of ethics each compliance period
  • Courses must be approved for lines of insurance for which agent is licensed

ANNUITY REQUIREMENT

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

LONG TERM CARE REQUIREMENT

  • Initial 4-hour LATCH training requirement: All Kansas producers who sell, solicit, or negotiate LTC partnership policies must complete 4 hours of state-approved Kansas LATCH training
  • Ongoing 1-hour LATCH training requirement: After completing the 4-hour initial training requirement, LATCH producers must complete 1 hour of state-approved Kansas LATCH training each 2-year license term thereafter

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 including ethics

FINAL EXAM

  • Examination monitors shall not be affiliated in any way with the providing organization or the licensee and shall be subject to approval by the commissioner or the commissioner’s designee
  • General Monitor Affidavit Needed

EXEMPTIONS

  • Non Residents who are in compliance with CE requirements in their home state

For Additional Information please contact:

Kansas Department of Insurance
420 SW 9th Street
Topeka, KS 66612-1678

Phone: 785-296-3071
Fax: 785-296-2283

Licensing Section
Phone: 785-296-6755
Fax: 785-368-7019

State Website: ksinsurance.org

Revised 3/26/19