How Many Continuing Education Credits Must Agents Complete?

An agent licensed to sell:

property, casualty, surety or title insurance ­ 10 approved credit hours life, health, disability or variable annuities ­ 10 approved credit hours property, casualty, surety and/or title and life, health, variable annuities and/or disability ­15 approved credit hours A agent licensed to sell only credit life and credit disability insurance ­ 21/2 approved credit hours. The courses must be in the areas of insurance law, credit and credit disability insurance or ethics.

Every licensee must complete a minimum of 1 credit hour of approved education on changes in Montana insurance statutes and administrative rules once during every two year period.

An agent who is licensed to sell only surety insurance and who sells only bail bonds is exempt from course requirements, but must file annually before December 31 to claim the exemption.

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

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