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May 2022
 

 
 
 
 





Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC)
Insurance Company Operations Institute
June 15-16, 2022

Virtual
 
16 hours of IL CE credit
CE Available in other States, contact IIA of IL for details
 
The Insurance Company Operations Course describes how insurance companies function and why that is important to all insurance and risk management professionals. Learn about the important strategic decisions made by executives and the philosophy and responsibilities in product development, underwriting, distribution, claims, and other vital company departments.Discuss how strategies, regulations and compliance affect both clients and company employees. Understand the different types of tactical strategies and the importance of effective procedures. Learn ways to establish goals and manage compliance. Insurance company organization and structure decision strategies covered in this course are: organizational format and function, culture decisions and planning, regulatory and compliance considerations, sales and marketing strategies, and reinsurance considerations.
 
Topics Covered:
  • Fundamentals of company planning and the steps involved in the planning process
  • Purpose, function, and roles for product development
  • Management and implementation of underwriting philosophies and processes
  • Determine and define the types of agency and company policyholder services and the organizational impact on company personnel
  • Insurance company delivery methods and agency/policyholder services
  • Insurance company claims organization, processes, and functions
 
Discover the benefits participants will gain by attending. Register for this virtual session today!
 

 
Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC)
James K Ruble Graduate Seminar
July 13-14, 2022
The Belvedere
Elk Grove Village, IL

In Person
 
16 hours of IL CE credit
CE Available in other States, contact IIA of IL for details
 
Topics Covered:
  • Cyber Liability - What Every Agent Should Know
  • Social Engineering Attacks - What Will They Think of Next?WC Funding Options
  • Solving the Mysteries of Business Income Coverage and Claims
  • Captives: What Are They and Do They Work?
  • Leased & Rented Property - The Contract vs. Coverage

Discover the benefits participants will gain by attending. Register for this virtual session today!

 
Illinois Insurance Pre-Licensing Program – No One Else Goes Above and Beyond! 
The highly reviewed Illinois Insurance Pre-Licensing Program is holds classes on the 1st and 3rd weeks of every month. Just remember the 1st and 3rd week and get your new hire enrolled as soon as possible. 
 
There really is no comparing the Illinois Insurance Pre-Licensing Program to any competitor in the state. No other provider offers as many benefits as we do! Our FREE online tools and exam reviews are exceptional. Plus, our instructors are licensed with certifications and have deep knowledge of Illinois laws and regulations - something no one else can offer! Click here to view our comparison chart. 
 
Here is what our students say: 
  • "The material prepared me exceptionally well for the exam." 
  • “Easy to understand.”
  • “Presenters kept the class engaged.”
  • “The layout and wording of the book is very resourceful.”
  • “The online study tools were very beneficial.”
  • “I chose this program because of the instructor’s level of experience.”
  • “Great pace of learning.”
Your new hires will come back from class prepared to pass the exam on the first try. Click here to register. IIA of IL members receive a discount off registration.  
 

 
Upcoming Classes
June 2 - Personal Auto - In Springfield OR Virtual
June 9 - Personal Residential - Virtual
June 23 - Life & Health - Virtual
 
Empower Outstanding Individuals to Provide Exceptional Account Management and Customer Service
Today’s organizations live and die by their customer service - so be great at what you do! If you are thinking about expanding your skills, only one program should be on your radar - CISR.
 
Why? CISR courses are known for preparing front-line professionals to analyze risks, policies, forms, and claims data and communicate that understanding clearly to their clients, carriers, and colleagues. There are no prerequisites for taking courses or enrolling in the CISR Program.
 
But, if you are:
  • an employee of an agency, insurance company, or insurance-related business,
  • an agent, account manager or executive, customer service representative, agency or company manager, or
  • a new representative or agent,
You’ll benefit from attending CISR courses which set the standard for training in technical expertise, productivity, responsibilities, and client relationships. Scholarships are available to IIA of IL members.

 
MyAgencyCampus: An Instant Foundation for Your Learning Offering
Today’s learners are seeking instant, easy-to-access learning.  Online Learning is a flexible and immediate solution as you hire early talent and look to train your existing team. MyAgencyCampus provides a range of online course offerings: 

Early-Start - We know what it takes to hit the ground running in the insurance industry. We’ve developed a range of courses to get your early talent off to a great start. 

Insurance Learning - From coverage and risk management to errors and omissions, these ready-start courses cover everything to make you an insurance pro!

Business Skills - Being successful in this industry requires great communication, negotiation, leadership, and many other skills. MyAgencyCampus covers it all.

More information about the courses:
  • Proven content that is fully narrated, on-demand and interactive
  • Final assessment at the end of each course to test your knowledge
  • Certificate of completion issued after successful completion of curriculum
  • Transcripts for students to track, print and share with their managers
  • Access for 4-months per individual to the selected curriculum
  • Training takes place on Absorb LMS- rated in the Top 5! 
  • CE Credits for insurance basics courses in MO - Coming Soon
  • Employee Benefits Series- New!
  • Each course is approximately 25- 35 minutes in length
Best Practices: 
  • Focus on learning or a task for a concentrated block (30 minutes) without any interruption, then take a break. You are more likely to remember the content rather than cramming hours of learning back-to-back!  Blocking your tasks this way will also enable a more productive outcome.
  • Align the courses with the new hire’s training schedule.
  • Assign the learner a task to share three things they learned from a course and three questions they have about the topic.
  • Use the courses as pre-workshop assignments.
Facts about MyAgencyCampus:
  • Over 62,000 completed courses to date
  • Over 85% of brokers who purchase a course bundle return to buy more!
  • Over 100 courses available with bundles specifically designed for agent/broker roles.
  • The courses in our library are continuously updated and new content is added quarterly. 
See what our customers are saying:

“We are hiring and need instant access to insurance training for our learners. MyAgencyCampus has been instrumental in our onboarding success.”

"Easy and effective new hire training at a fair price"

"Having quizzes at the end of each course is helpful because I see what I need to work on"

"Really enjoyed the courses, makes it easy to retain information"


MyAgencyCampus ready-start courses are truly the best out there. From getting started through to expert skills, we’ve got courses on every topic. Come join the 1,500 + agencies that have had success with our courses! Visit
www.myagencycampus.com to learn more!
 
 

 
With Over 25 Webinars a Month - You Can Receive Your CE Credit ANY Day and From ANYWHERE That Works For You!
The IIA of IL offers over 25 webinars a month lead by nationally recognized faculty. You can earn the CE you need without having to be tied to your desk as long as you have internet access. We are always adding new programming to the lineup. Check out the below courses coming up soon. 

ETHICS*; E&O; Flood; The Twelve Great Commercial Ins. Mysteries; Liability Issues in Personal Lines Policies; Business Income; Workers Comp; Fiduciary Liability, ERISA Bonding and Employee Benefits; Insuring Hobby & Small Farms; Contractors Property Exposures; Income After Retirement and so many more. 

*Ethics as a live webinar, now meets the approval of your Ethics credit for Illinois renewals.  

You can view the full schedule of webinars here

 

 
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