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CE Credits

​Self Study CE​

Sometimes your busy schedule makes attending a scheduled live class or webinar impossible, and we understand that. We are pleased to offer our members the option to earn CE in a self-study format from these reputable companies at special Big I New York member pricing!



WebCE brings you quality online insurance continuing education courses with a state-of the-art system and amazing customer service. They are approved for CE in NYS if you pass the monitored exam.

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CEU is a business unit of The Institutes, and offers an option to earn CE through an online, interactive multi-media course format. They are approved for CE in NYS if you pass the monitored exam.

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​​Q: Which courses must I take to satisfy my continuing education requirements?​​​​​​​​

A: As a licensee you must complete 15 credits of Continuing Education (CE) during each two year licensing period. All courses must be completed through a Provider Organization (Provider) approved by the New York State Department of Financial Services.

​Courses are offered in either the classroom/speech/seminar method of instruction (indicated by an NYCR approval number) or the self-study (textbook or internet) method of instruction (indicated by an NYCS approval number). You are allowed to take any course that is approved for your specific class of license.​

If you are a sublicensee on a corporate license, the CE requirement deadline is determined by the type of license:



Life Agent

​June 30 odd-numbered years

​Property/Casualty Agent

​June 30 even-numbered years

Property/Casualty Broker​

​Oct. 31 even-numbered years

Life Broker​

​Oct. 31 odd-numbered years

​Excess & Surplus Lines

Oct. 31 even-numbered years​

Need to schedule an exam?

If you are located in Central New York, Big I NY is a state-approved monitor for online and paper CE exams. ​Call us at 800.962.7950 and press 3 for the Education Department to schedule your exam!​ ​Not located in Central New York? Click here to find a local state-approved monitor in your area.​

Mary Byrnes, AAI-M, AU
Director of Education
800.962.7950 EXT: 215​

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