320 W. Washington Street
Springfield, IL 62767-0001
Main: (217) 782-4515
Main Fax: (217) 782-5020
Consumer Complaints Fax: (217) 558-2083
TDD: (866) 323-5321
Department of Insurance
122 S. Michigan Ave., 19th Floor
Chicago, IL 60603
Main: (312) 814-2420
Consumer Complaints: (312) 814-2420
Fax: (312) 814-5416
Email: Insurance DOI.InfoDesk@illinois.gov
Resident producers must complete 3 hours of ethics every two year license term. The ethics CE requirement must be completed in the classroom.
Public adjusters must complete 3 hours of ethics every two year license term. The ethics CE requirement must be completed in the classroom.
Courses may not be repeated within a 2 year compliance period. Ethics credits may not be carried over to the next compliance period.
All resident producers are required to complete 24 hours of CE; three (3) of the 24 hours must consist of classroom ethics.
Individuals licensed as public adjusters shall complete a minimum of 24 hours of CE, including 3 hours of classroom ethics instruction.
Property and casualty producers who sell flood insurance are reminded that they must comply with the one-time 3 hour training course on flood insurance and the NFIP. The hours may be applied to the overall CE requirement.
With the exception of LTC, nonresidents are exempt from continuing education in Illinois.
Courses may not be repeated within a 2 year compliance period.
Online certification exams are closed book. Course materials are not available while the exam is in progress. The final exam must be passed with a score of 70% or higher to receive CE credit. If the exam is not passed on the first attempt, students have an unlimited number of retakes.
Illinois resident licensees must complete their CE requirements by the license issuance date every two years.
A maximum of 12 hours may be carried over to the next compliance period. Ethics may not be carried over.
Report within 10 days of completion. Need Agent’s NPN to report.
The IL Department of Insurance requires a course reporting fee of $.50 per credit hour (online, self-study, and classroom courses) As of 3/2/2017 this fee will increase to $1.00 per credit hour. This state reporting fee will be automatically charged to you (on the last credit card used in your account) each time you complete an online, self-study, or classroom course.
This information is based on state laws and regulations and is subject to change. Kaplan Financial Education makes every effort to make sure this information is current and accurate, however, Kaplan Financial Education is not engaged in rendering legal or professional advice and shall not be held responsible for inaccuracies contained herein.