Vermont State Requirements

Continuing Education Hours

  • 24 Hours Biennially Including 3 Hours of Ethics.

License Renewal

  • License renewal date ends on March 31st on odd numbered years.

Courses accepted for CE Credit

  • Classroom Courses
  • Self-Study Courses
  • Online Courses
  • Instructor receives the same amount of credits as the students

Courses Subject Requirements

  • Three (3) hours of ethics each compliance period.
  • A maximum of six (6) hours related to insurance agency management per compliance period.

Annuity Requirement

  • There is no annuity requirement at this time.

Long Term Care Requirement

  • Initial eight (8) hours of Long-Term Care.
  • Four (4) hours of LTC every compliance following:
    • Non-residents must take two (2) hours of Vermont Medicaid Training.

Carryover Requirements

  • 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

  • Self-study exams must be proctored by a disinterested third party. A disinterested third party is a person who is not in the direct line of supervision of nor has any financial interest in the success of the person taking the exam. The proctoring process must ensure the exam will be complete by the student, on a closed-book basis without assistance.
  • Specific Monitor Affidavit needed.


  • Producers licensed less than two (2) years at the time of the first renewal.
  • Non-residents exempt if home state requires CE and they are in good standing in their state of residence.
  • Limited lines.

For Additional Information, Please Contact:

Vermont Department of Banking, Insurance, Securities & Health Care Administration

Physical Address

89 Main Street, Drawer 20
Montpelier, VT 05620-3101
Phone: (802) 828-3301
Fax: (802) 828-3306

Licensing Division Contact Information

Phone: (802) 828-3303
Fax: (802) 828-1633
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 However, this information is subject to change, become outdated, or be incorrect due to new legislation or official rulings.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 06/07/2017.