Earn CE online through the Agents & Brokers Education Network Webinars
IIAT's Agents and Brokers Education Network is the next big thing in continuing education. ABEN's easy-to-use webcast platform lets you skip the travel and the hassle of traditional CE, and delivers the latest topics and top industry experts to your computer. View live streaming video, submit questions, take notes and get full access to written materials.
NEW! Announcing the Texas Independent Insurance Adviser (TIIA) Designation
IIAT is proud to announce the Texas Independent Insurance Adviser (TIIA) designation program in personal and commercial lines for agency personnel advising Texas insurance consumers. As an independent agent your customers count on your insurance expertise. It's vital for you and your agency to keep up to date with the latest insurance changes and regulations to provide accurate guidance and quality customer service – and to reduce misunderstandings and potential lawsuits. IIAT created the TIIA designation program to address the challenges of insuring Texas consumers due to the complexity of Texas forms and regulations.
TIIA classes provide the best training available for those new to insurance and valuable insight for the insurance industry professional who wants to improve his or her ability to serve customers or train others in the office. The TIIA personal lines classes focus on personal auto, residential property and personal liability exposures. Classes for the commercial lines designation focus on commercial property exposures, workers' compensation and specialty policies, general liability and business auto.
NEW! – E&O Risk Management: Meeting the Challenge of Change
1 day/6 CE credits
$135 member/$270 nonmember each day
This class provides a comprehensive view of E&O to help agents reduce their exposures to E&O claims. Learn about the lifecycle of an E&O claim, documentation techniques, E&O considerations for agency operations and more.
Agency and carrier relationships
Understanding agent duties and the role of agency procedures
Reporting an E&O claim and a 360° view of a claim
Risk assessment questionnaires and coverage checklists
E&O Risk Management: Meeting the Challenge of Change is also avaialble as a live video webinar on the Agents and Brokers Education Network (ABEN). The online webinar can be viewed in two three-hour sessions for three CE credits each, or all at once for six CE creidts. Go to ABEN to register for a live webinar version of E&O Risk Management: Meeting the Challenge of Change.
The Construction Risk and Insurance Specialist (CRIS)
1 day/6 CE credits
$185 member/$370 nonmember each day
IIAT and the International Risk Management Institute are partnering to bring you the Construction Risk and Insurance Specialist program developed by IRMI to make it easier for insurance agents, CSRs and risk managers to develop specialized expertise in construction insurance and risk management. The CRIS program consists of five 6-hour classes:
requires passing an online examination for each
course. Enrollment in the workshop includes the
the IRMI website
For more information on the education programs contact Stephanie Freitag at 800.880.7428.
Certified Account Manager (CAM)
IIAT offers an educational opportunity designed to build your skills and confidence in key areas overlooked by traditional insurance education programs. Completion of the CAM program represents a personal commitment to ongoing professional development in the insurance industry. To earn the CAM certification, you must pass an online examination for each of the five CAM courses to demonstrate your retention of the knowledge and skills that make up the program. Exams are not required for participation in any CAM course.