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New Jersey Insurance License State Requirements

State of New Jersey - Department of Banking & Insurance
Producer Licensing Unit

Address:20 West State Street
PO Box 327
Trenton, New Jersey 08625-0327
Phone:
Fax:
609-292-4337
609-984-5263
Website:http://www.state.nj.us/dobi
E-mail:inslic@dobi.state.nj.us

Exam Provider: PSI


Prelicensing Education Hour Requirements

  • Combined Life and Health - 40 Hours
  • Life - 20 Hours
  • Health - 20 Hours
  • Combined Property and Casualty - 40 Hours
  • Property - 20 Hours
  • Casualty - 20 Hours
  • Personal Lines - Property and Casualty - 20 Hours

Acceptable Methods of Education

  • Classroom
  • Self-study
  • Online
Online Course Requirements
  • Proctor: In order for a certificate of completion to be earned and issued, the certification exam for self-study courses must be monitored by a disinterested third party (someone other than a relative, friend, or business associate).

Certificate of Completion Requirements

  • Candidantes must present their original prelicensing education course completion certificate on the day of the exam, or a waiver issued by the New Jersey Department of Banking & Insurance.
  • Certificate is submitted with the candidate’s insurance license application.
  • Certificates of completion are valid indefinitely.

Exam and/or Prelicensing Education Exemptions
The following designations or certifications are approved for waiver of prelicensing education requirements for the indicated insurance line of authority: Note: Applicant must apply for a license within one year of passing the exam.

  • Life - CEBS, ChFC®, CIC, CFP®CLU®, FLMI, LUTCF
  • Accident and Health or Sickness - RHU, CEBS, REBC, HIA
  • Property, Casualty, Personal Lines - AAI, ARM, CIC, CPCU®

Note: Applicant must apply for a license within one year of passing the exam.

This information pertains to resident license applicants. For additional information for resident licensing, or for nonresident license information, please refer to the New Jersey Department of Banking & Insurance website at http://www.state.nj.us/dobi.

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.