Licensing Education / Professional Designations
Achieving professional broker designations is a sign of dedication to your career and a commitment to being an insurance industry expert. To support you at all stages of your career, the IBABC provides you with nationally recognized courses and professional designations...
Fundamentals of Insurance - This course is the premier pre-licensing course for beginning general insurance brokers. It is particularly suited to those who are brand new to the industry.
The Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker (CAIB) program - CAIB is the nationally recognized designation of the professional insurance broker. In B.C., passing CAIB exams is a recommended way of upgrading your general insurance license.
The Canadian Professional Insurance Broker (CPIB) program - CPIB is the new senior designation program for brokers who have achieved a CAIB, AIIC / CIP, or CCIB designation. It is positioned at a university level of study and consists of a combination of three mandatory courses and three university / college electives.
Canadian Certified Insurance Broker (CCIB) - A senior designation designed for the commercial insurance broker.
To learn more about broker licensing requirements and issues pertaining to our licensing courses and designations, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions - Licensing Education area.