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Advance your career with the Insurance Institute of Nova Scotia.

 

 

Welcome

We help people in the local p&c insurance industry develop and maintain their skills and increase their knowledge. Take advantage of our leading-edge seminars and webinars, local classes, networking events and, coming in early 2017, licensing courses. In our dynamic industry, continuous learning is essential if you want to advance your career.

CIP: Last chance to register for standard Winter 2017 courses

The CIP is an important investment in your insurance career. Employers look for it when making hiring decisions, and those who have the designation earn about $8,000 more than their peers without it. 

Please Note:
The start date for January Virtual classes has been changed. All classes will now begin the week of January 16.

New for Winter 2017!

Options for those Rewriting an exam, or CIP/FCIP graduates who would like to Audit a course. Find out more on our CIP Courses page. 

Go to our CIP Courses page to see what we're offering and register online. Alternatively, download our printable Class Schedule and Registration Form.

Learn how to advance your career

Join National Education Month - February 2017

NAVIGATE | EDUCATE | CELEBRATE
Attend local seminars, webinars, and events, and celebrate the launch of mycareer, a new open online resource of career maps, education pathways, assessment tools and tip sheets for those in the industry looking to navigate their insurance career.
What’s your career goal? Choose the complimentary webinar that best fits your area of interest and discover pathways to advancing your career. We look forward to connecting with you during National Education Month!

Networking Opportunities

We host a number of events connecting members and insurance professionals. Check our Events page to see what's coming up.

Seminars

Enhance your Professional Development

Did you know that most of our seminars provide Continuing Education Credits for Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan and British Columbia? Our Seminars page has the list of topics that we're currently offering; you can sign up online or download a registration form.

January 31: Fuel Oil and Transportation Losses
February 2: How to Enhance Insurance Professionals' Technical Expertise

Do you have a seminar topic you'd like us to offer? Send our Education Coordinator, Leanne Henriksson, an email with your suggestions.

Did You Renew Your Institute Membership?

The Insurance Institute membership year ended on May 31 and you should have received a renewal notice from the Institute. Why renew? With our support, you can take your education and career to a new level with our courses, seminars, webinars, and networking opportunities.  And with your support, the Insurance Institute of Nova Scotia is able to continue providing these services to you, our valuable members.

Have your contact details changed? We encourage you to login to update your profile. If you have any questions or need help renewing your membership, please contact us toll-free at 1-866-362-8585, or email us at IICmail@insuranceinstitute.ca

Not yet a member? Join the Insurance Institute of Nova Scotia and reap the benefits. Start here!

Ask the Institute - now updated!

Education Questions? Ask the Institute! You’ll find the answers to questions our students ask the most. We want to help you make the most of your student experience so you can get ahead in your career and stay there! Learn more at www.insuranceinstitute.ca/ask.

Download the Institute's mobile app!

Available through Google Play and the App Store, IIC Mobile Learning is a study tool that contains the Dictionary of Insurance, free practice questions for C11 students (with additional available for in-app purchase), and you can also access and edit your member profile and course records. Discover how it can help you with your study and professional needs.

Connecting you with the latest industry news

The CIP Society offers a wide range of free online resources for our members and the industry at large, including monthly Trends Papers on topics like Uber and the Internet of Things, as well as research reports on topics like Cyber Risks and Automated Vehicles. Visit our Trends Paper page for the full library of papers and our Insights and Research page for the full listing of research reports.

Newsletter

Download the Fall 2016 edition of our newsletter, Momentum... [PDF] 

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If your goal is to set yourself up for an exciting insurance career, the Insurance Institute is where you belong. Take your education and career to a whole new level. Membership with the Insurance Institute will give you the edge you need to succeed.