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Idaho PreLicense Exam Prep Requirements


Idaho PreLicense Education Requirements

General Insurance Licensing Requirement

To qualify for a resident Idaho insurance producer license, the applicant must satisfy the following requirements:
  • Be at least 18 years of age.
  • Maintain principal place of residence or business in Idaho.
  • Be trustworthy, of good character and reputation as to morals, integrity, financial responsibility, and not have been convicted of or pled guilty to a felony or a misdemeanor
  • Pass the license examination
  • Submit fingerprints
  • File a license application and remit filing fees

Idaho 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. *Non-Residents who satisfy the training requirements of another state that are similar to Idaho's law will be deemed compliant for Idaho's requirement.

Additional Information

Long-Term Care Training

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

Initial Training
Hours: 8
Frequency: One-time training must be complete prior to selling LTC products.

Ongoing Training
Hours: 4
Frequency: Ongoing training must be completed every license period, following the initial training requirement.

Additional Information

Idaho PreLicense Exam Prep Course Requirements

Course Delivery

Applicants must read each lesson before they can proceed to the next lesson.

Idaho PreLicense Exam Prep Exam Requirements

  • Passing Score: PreLicense.com suggests students pass PreLicense.com's Practice exam with a score of 70% or higher.
  • Exam Proctor Requirements: The Practice exam does not require a proctor.

Reporting and Idaho PreLicense Exam Prep Certificates of Completion

Certificate of Completion

The Idaho Department of Insurance does not require a PLE certificate of completion.

State Reporting Requirements

The Idaho Department of Insurance does not require PLE course completions to be reported.

Idaho PreLicense Application Process

License Application Process

  1. Make an Examination Reservation and Pay the Fee: Register for your examinations online by accessing PSI’s registration Web site at www.psiexams.com.Internet registration is available 24 hours a day.

  2. Fingerprinting: You MUST be fingerprinted at one of PSI test centers. You may get fingerprinted on the day of your examination or walk-in during the regular testing hours.
    YOU CANNOT MAKE AN APPOINTMENT TO GET YOUR FINGERPRINTS DONE. THEY ARE DONE ON A FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE BASIS.
    The $70 processing fee is payable by money order, cashier’s check, company check, VISA or MasterCard (checks made payable to PSI). This payment includes the State processing fee of $40.00 and the PSI processing fee of $30.00.
    Fingerprints are valid for 6 months.

  3. Apply for a License: After you have passed your insurance examination and have been fingerprinted for the purpose of obtaining an insurance license your next step is to apply for the license online via Sircon or NIPR within 180 days of passing and to pay state licensing fees of $80.

Transfer Idaho PreLicense Application Process

If you are moving to Idaho and wish to qualify for an Idaho license without taking an examination, you must obtain your license within 90 days of moving to Idaho or 90 days of cancellation of your former home state license.

Applicants who are currently licensed as a non-resident in Idaho will need to apply by the paper in order to apply for their resident license.

License Application Process

Ways to Apply Online: Click here to apply online

Apply using printable forms: Resident applicants may apply using the Uniform Application for Individual Producer License.

Materials Needed to Apply: A nonresident licensee who wishes to become a resident licensee will need to forward the following materials to the Idaho Department of Insurance if applying by paper. Completed Uniform Application for Individual Insurance Producer License Check or money order in the amount of $80.00.

Fingerprinting Process: Non-residents moving to Idaho to obtain a new resident license must be fingerprinted. Idaho requires that all resident applicants that do not currently hold an Idaho insurance license to submit fingerprints. Candidates must be fingerprinted at one of the PSI test centers. You may get fingerprinted on the day of the examination or walk in during the regular testing hours. Candidates who reside100 miles or more from a PSI center in Idaho or who live outside the state of Idaho must utilize the following process:
  1. Fingerprints must be taken by a qualified law enforcement agency (police or sheriff’s office) or other entity that provides fingerprinting services. These fingerprints cards may be either the traditional ink rolled fingerprints or electronically captured and printed fingerprint cards. You may want to call ahead to determine the hours of operation as well as if there are any fees associated with this service.
  2. Fingerprints MUST be submitted on FBI applicant cards (FD-258). Most law enforcement agencies will provide this card as a part of the service. If the law enforcement agency is unable to provide the FBI applicant card, you may obtain one by contacting the Idaho Department of Insurance at [email protected].
  3. Once the fingerprint card has been completed in its entirety, please remit with a $70.00 processing fee(personal checks are not accepted, must be in the form of a money order or cashier’s check payable to PSI Services, LLC). Be sure to include the fingerprint receipt as well as the Request and Release and ISP CHRI documents (found at the end of the Candidate Information Bulletin): PSI Services LLCID Insurance Fingerprinting 3210 E. Tropicana Ave.Las Vegas, NV 89121.

Non-Resident Idaho PreLicense Application Process

Non-Resident License Requirements

Non-residents may apply by reciprocity and are exempt from the examination requirement, as long as they are currently licensed as a resident and in good standing in their home state.

License Application Process

Ways to Apply Online: Click here to apply online

Apply using printable forms: Resident applicants may apply using the Uniform Application for Individual Producer License.

Materials Needed to Apply: Completed Uniform Application for Individual Insurance Producer LicenseCheck or money order in the amount of $80.00

Fingerprinting Process: There are no fingerprint requirements for non-resident applicants in Idaho.

Idaho PreLicense Contact Info

Idaho Department of Insurance

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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.