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Connecticut PreLicense Exam Prep Requirements

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Connecticut PreLicense Education Requirements

General Insurance Licensing Requirement

To qualify for a resident Connecticut state insurance producer license, the applicant must satisfy the following requirements:
  • Be 18 years of age or older
  • Must be a US citizen or have a current work authorization.
  • Reside or maintain a principal place of residence in Connecticut .
  • Complete an approved prelicensing course of study (see prelicense requirements below) Submit fingerprints
  • Pass a written examination and file a license application

Required Connecticut PreLicense Exam Prep Hours

PreLicense Education Requirements (PLE)

Applicants must complete Prelicense education (PLE) for each major line of authority (LOA), as follows:
  • Life – 40
  • Health and Accident –40
  • Life, Health, and Accident – 80
  • Property – 40
  • Casualty – 40
  • Property and Casualty – 80
  • Personal Line –40
Before making an exam reservation applicants should thoroughly review the State of Connecticut Licensing Candidate Handbook. The Candidate Handbook and additional licensing information can be accessed by clicking on the tabs above.

Connecticut PreLicense Product Training Requirements

Annuity Training

State required training for insurance producers that sell annuity products

Initial Training
Hours: 4
Frequency: One-time training must be complete prior to selling annuity products.

Additional Information

Long-Term Care Partnership Training

State required training for insurance producers that sell long-term care products.

Before a producer can market, discuss or sell any Partnership-approved long-term care insurance policy in Connecticut, he or she must have met certain requirements under the state’s Partnership for Long-Term Care Certification Training Program. These requirements are:
  • The producer must be licensed as an Accident and Health producer in Connecticut and hold a valid license.
  • The producer must meet all of the training requirements under the Partnership’s Certification Training Program.

The Connecticut Partnership Certification Training Program consists of two course components:
  • Completion of an 8-hour Prerequisite Online Course and a passing score of 70 percent or better on the course exam. WebCE’s Connecticut Partnership for Long-Term Care Prerequisite Online Course has been approved for 8 hours of state CE Credit (for CT residents only) and can only be accessed by going to http://ctltcp.webce.com or by calling WebCE at 877-488-9308.
  • Attending a live 4-hour classroom course conducted by the State of Connecticut's Office of Policy and Management's CT Partnership for Long-Term Care Program. Only producers who have passed the exam for the Prerequisite Online Course and who hold a valid certificate number from the Online Course will be eligible to register for the Partnership classroom training.


Additional Information

Connecticut PreLicense Exam Prep Course Requirements

Prelicense Course Delivery

Per Connecticut PLE requirements, applicants are required to complete all of the lessons in the Prelicense education course sequentially before they can be issued a certificate of completion.

Connecticut PreLicense Exam Prep Exam Requirements

Exam Proctor Requirements

PreLicense.com final exams must be monitored by a disinterested third party. Proctors must not serve for examinations of family members, relatives, or dependents; employers or supervisors; employees or subordinates; partners, joint ventures, co-owners, or business associates; or for anyone in whom the proctor or instructor has an economic or other interest in assuring the successful outcome of the examination.

Reporting and Connecticut PreLicense Exam Prep Certificates of Completion

Certificate of Completion

PreLicense.com provides online, printable certificates of completion in Connecticut. An applicant must meet Connecticut’s PLE requirements before a certificate of completion is issued. Once the PLE certificate has been issued by PreLicense.com, the student can register for the corresponding state licensing exam. Certificates are valid for one year from the date of issue.

State Reporting Requirements

Currently, the Connecticut Insurance Department does not require PLE course completions to be reported.

Connecticut PreLicense Application Process

License Application Process

  1. Complete Prelicense Education: Applicant must have completed the 40 or 80 hours of prelicensing course and passed the Prelicense exam. Applicants will need to bring your original pre-license course completion certificate to the test center on the day of the exam.

  2. Register for State Exam: Register for your state exam at Prometric at www.prometric.com/connecticut/insurance or by calling (800) 341-3257 .

  3. Apply for a License: If you pass the exam(s), apply for the license via the Department’s website at http://www.ct.gov/cid or at NIPR.

Transfer Connecticut PreLicense Application Process

Transfer Producer Application Process

New residents will not be required to complete Prelicense education or take the license examination as long as:
  • You apply for a resident license within 90 days of leaving your former resident state
  • You held an active license in your former resident state within 90 days of moving from your former resident state
  • The license being applied for is the same line of authority as in the previous state.

New residents who do not apply within the 90-day time period will be required to meet Connecticut's prelicense education and examination requirements.

License Application Process

Materials Needed to Apply:
  • NAIC Uniform Application and appropriate license fee (if applying by paper)
  • Applicants who answered “yes” to any of the background screening questions on the license application will be required to submit additional documentation to the Connecticut Insurance Department at:
    P.O. Box 816, Hartford, CT 06142-0816
Fingerprinting Process: There are no fingerprint requirements in the state of Connecticut.

Non-Resident Connecticut PreLicense Application Process

Non-Resident License Requirements

Non-resident license candidates may obtain a Connecticut producer license, without having to complete the prelicense education requirement or take a license examination, as long as they are currently licensed as a resident and in good standing in their home state. In addition, applicants must hold an equivalent license in their home state.

License Application Process

Materials Needed to Apply:
  • NAIC Uniform Application and appropriate license fee (if applying by paper)
  • Applicants who answered “yes” to any of the background screening questions on the license application will be required to submit additional documentation to the Connecticut Insurance Department at: P.O. Box 816, Hartford, CT 06142-0816
Fingerprinting Process: There are no fingerprint requirements in the state of Connecticut

Connecticut PreLicense Contact Info

Connecticut Department of Insurance

Prometric


The licensing information presented here is a brief summary only and is not intended to be comprehensive or complete. We urge you to check with your state's insurance department for complete and current information about its licensing rules and requirements.