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Minnesota PreLicense Exam Prep Requirements

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Minnesota PreLicense Education Requirements

Individual Resident Producer Requirements

To qualify for a resident Minnesota state insurance producer license, the applicant must satisfy the following requirements:
  • Be 18 years of age or older
  • Complete an approved prelicensing course of study
  • Pass a written examination
  • File an application and submit a set of fingerprints

Required Minnesota PreLicense Exam Prep Hours

PreLicense Education Requirements (PLE)

Applicants must complete Prelicense education (PLE) for each major line of authority (LOA), as follows:
  • Life – 20
  • Health and Accident – 20
  • Property – 20
  • Casualty – 20
  • Personal Lines– 20

Before making an exam reservation applicants should thoroughly review the State of Minnesota Licensing Candidate Handbook. The Candidate Handbook and additional licensing information can be accessed by clicking on the tabs above.

Minnesota 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 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 24-months, following the initial training requirement.

Additional Information

Minnesota PreLicense Exam Prep Course Requirements

Course Delivery

  • Prelicense education providers are required to record the actual time the applicant spends in the course and cannot provide a certificate of completion until the applicant’s time equals the number of required hours for the LOA and the final exam is passed with a 70% or higher.
  • Applicants must pass quizzes at the end each lesson with a 70% or higher to proceed on to the next lesson.

Minnesota PreLicense Exam Prep Exam Requirements

Prelicense Course Exam

Passing Score: Applicants must pass the PLE final exam with a 70% or higher to receive a certificate of completion.

Exam Proctor Requirements: Important: PreLicense.com final exams must be monitored by a disinterested third party. (A disinterested third party, with a minimum age of 18 years old, who can be any person except for family members or individuals who have a financial interest in the student's success of the exam. Co-worker proctors must not be above or below in the student's line of supervision.)

Reporting and Minnesota PreLicense Exam Prep Certificates of Completion

Certificate of Completion

PreLicense.com provides online, printable certificates of completion in Minnesota. An applicant must meet the course delivery requirements before a certificate of completion is issued.

State Reporting Requirements

Prelicense.com reports PLE course completions electronically to Sircon daily.

Minnesota PreLicense Application Process

License Application Process

  1. Comple Required Prelice education: Complete a 20 hour Prelicensing Couse.
  2. You will be required to supply a copy of your Pre-licensing Certificate of Completion in order to be admitted to the exam.
  3. Register for your State Exam: Register online and check the test center availability by Visiting psiexams.com or by phone (800) 733-9267.

  4. Exam Format
    • Bring a copy of your Prelicense Certificate of completion
    • A primary ID (photograph and signature, not expired) such as a Driver’s License or Passport
    • A secondary ID (signature, not expired) such as a Debit or Credit card
    • Each major line exam is given in a multiple-choice format.
    • The passing score required on each exam is 70%.
    • Candidates must wait at least one day to schedule a retake examination. For a retake, examination candidates must bring proof of prelicensing education and/or the failing score report.

  5. Fingerprinting Process: It is strongly recommended that candidates be electronically fingerprinted at one of PSI Minnesota sites during regular testing hours on the day of the examination. Failure to get fingerprinted on the day of the license examination may result in the delay of the licensing process. Click here for fingerprint locations and fees.
  6. Apply for State License: Apply for your State License at Sircon Licensing

Transfer Minnesota PreLicense Application Process

Transfer Producer Requirements

The commissioner may waive all or part of the requirement for Prelicense education and examination for individuals in other jurisdictions if a reciprocal licensing agreement is in effect, the individual is currently licensed in that jurisdiction and the licensing requirements of that jurisdiction are substantially similar to Minnesota. Please contact the MN Department of Commerce and Insurance for more information.

License Application Process

Ways to Apply

Apply Online: : Complete the producer license application online at Sircon Licensing.

Fingerprinting Process: It is strongly recommended that candidates be electronically fingerprinted at one of PSI Minnesota sites during regular testing hours on the day of the examination. Failure to get fingerprinted on the day of the license examination may result in the delay of the licensing process. Click here for fingerprint locations and fees

Non-Resident Minnesota PreLicense Exam Prep Requirements

Non-Resident License Requirements

Nonresident license candidates may obtain a Minnesota producer license, without having to complete the prelicense education requirement or take a license examination, as long as they currently hold an active resident license of a similar type and are in good standing in their home state.

License Application Process

Ways to Apply

Apply Online: : Complete the producer license application online at Sircon Licensing.

Fingerprinting Process: There are no fingerprint requirements in the state of Minnesota for Non-Resident.

Minnesota PreLicense Contact Info

Minnesota Department of Commerce and Insurance

PSI


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.