KENTUCKY STATE REQUIREMENTS
Continuing Education 12 Hours Biennially
Including 3 Hours of Ethics


LICENSE RENEWAL

  • License renewal date is the last day of the agentís birth month
COURSES ACCEPTED FOR CE CREDIT
  • Classroom Courses / Webinars
  • Self-Study Courses
  • Online Courses
  • An Instructor can earn the same number of credit hours as the student
COURSE SUBJECT REQUIREMENTS
  • Three (3) hours of ethics each compliance period
  • At least six (6) hours must be approved for lines of insurance for which agents is licensed
  • The remaining sixteen (16) hours may be taken in any Kentucky approved course
ANNUITY REQUIREMENT
  • Insurance producers licensed to sell, solicit or negotiate annuities must complete a one-time 4 hour annuity training course in order to continue to sell annuities
LONG TERM CARE REQUIREMENT
  • 8 hours initial LTC, and a 4 hours LTC every 24 months thereafter
CARRYOVER REQUIREMENT
  • Up to twelve (12) credit hours can 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
  • No monitor required for a final exam
EXEMPTIONS
  • Individuals licensed less than a year at the time of compliance. They are not exempt for the following compliance period
  • Nonresident agents who received their license through reciprocity and who have met the continuing education requirements of their home state

For Additional Information please contact:

Kentucky Department of Insurance

215 West Main Street
P.O. Box 517
Frankfort, KY 40602-0517

Licensing Division
Phone: 502-564-6004
Fax: 502-564-6030

Web Site: http://insurance.ky.gov

Revised 6/13/18