State Requirements

NEW HAMPSHIRE STATE REQUIREMENTS

Continuing Education 24 Hours Biennially
Including 3 Hours of Ethics

LICENSE RENEWAL

  • License renewal date is the last day of the agent’s birth month

COURSES ACCEPTED FOR CE CREDIT

  • Classroom Courses
  • Self-Study Courses
  • Online Courses
  • Instructors will receive the same amount of credits as the students. Duplication rules apply

COURSE SUBJECT REQUIREMENTS

  • At least three (3) hours but no more that ten (10) of ethics each compliance period
  • Courses must be approved for lines of insurance for which license is held

ANNUITY REQUIREMENT

  • All producers licensed to sell, solicit, and negotiate annuity products in New Hampshire, must complete a one-time annuity training course approved for at least 4 hours. Residents who satisfy the training requirements of another state that are similar to the New Hampshire law, will be deemed compliant for the New Hampshire requirement

LONG TERM CARE REQUIREMENT


  • Initial 8-hour training requirement: Before selling, soliciting or negotiating LTC Partnership insurance products in New Hampshire, a producer must be licensed with the Accident and Health or Sickness or Life line of authority; and have completed eight (8) hours of approved initial LATCH training
  • Ongoing 4-hour training requirement: A 4-hour follow-up course must be completed every 2 years thereafter completion of initial training

CARRYOVER REQUIREMENT

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

COURSE REPETITION

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

FINAL EXAM

  • No monitor required for a final exam

EXEMPTIONS

  • Newly licensed individuals who passed the license exam receive an automatic credit of 30 hours to apply to the first compliance date
  • Non-residents if they comply with their home state CE requirement

For Additional Information please contact:

New Hampshire Department of Insurance

21 South Fruit Street, Suite 14
Concord, NH 03301-7317

Phone: 603-271-2261
Fax: 603-271-1406

Licensing
Phone: 603-271-0203
Fax: 603-271-7029

State website: nh.gov/insurance

Revised 3/26/19