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Rhode Island Insurance Licensing State Requirements

On this page, you will find all of the state-specific information for Insurance Licensing in the state of Rhode Island. This information pertains to resident license applicants. For additional information for resident licensing, or for non-resident license information, please refer to the  Rhode Island Department of Business Regulation  website at  http://www.dbr.ri.gov/divisions/insurance/ . Information is subject to change, and we will do our very best to make the process of completing your licensing education requirements as simple as possible.

Rhode Island Department of Business Regulation

Insurance Division
1511 Pontiac Avenue, Bldg. 69-2  Cranston  RI 0292
Phone: 401-462-9520
Fax: 401-462-9602
Website: http://www.dbr.ri.gov/divisions/insurance/
Email: insuranceinquiry@dbr.ri.gov

Prelicensing Education Hour Requirements

  • A person applying for a resident insurance producer license is not required to complete a prelicensing course of study for the lines of authority for which the person has applied.
  • Although prelicensing education is not currently required, due to the difficulty and nature of the exam, Kaplan highly recommends enrolling in a study course.

Exam Provider: Pearson VUE

Acceptable Methods of Education

  • Classroom
  • Self-study
  • Online

Certificate of Completion Requirements

  • Not applicable

This information pertains to resident license applicants. For additional information for resident licensing, or for non-resident license information, please refer to the Rhode Island Department of Business Regulation website at http://www.dbr.ri.gov/divisions/insurance/.

Adjuster License

Disclosure for states that require an Adjuster licensing exam and license:

All insurance adjusters in this state are required to be licensed. Check with the Department of Insurance in your resident state to see how to obtain an adjuster license.

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.

Select a Line of Authority:

Life & Health

This license qualifies you to explain, sell, and write life and health insurance products in Rhode Island.

 

Property & Casualty

This license qualifies you to sell products designed to protect from financial issues as a result of damage or injury in Rhode Island.

Personal Lines

This license qualifies you to sell a variety of insurance plans directly to consumers in Rhode Island.

 

Adjuster

This license qualifies you to investigate and adjust any claim in connection with an insurance policy in Rhode Island.