Help Canadians protect their lifestyle by advising them on the types of accident and illness insurance products that would meet their needs. The Accident & Sickness (A&S) course is an entry level course toward a career as an insurance agent.
Successful completion of all course components, including certification exams, enables you to write the provincial licensing exam and to apply for an Accident & Sickness Insurance license in any Canadian jurisdiction except Quebec.
This course does not allow you to apply for a license to sell life insurance products.
Ethics & Professional Practices, plus exam
Accident & Sickness, plus exam
The courses are offered through self-study with an option to attend classroom sessions or live webinars. Learn at a pace that is comfortable for you and fits into your schedule.
Although every student moves through the course material at a different rate, except to spend about 60 hours for the self-study option. The classroom and live webinar sessions are 2 days of instruction.
BCC CE seminars and webinars feature presenters from the financial services sector, as well as other institutions and industries. Attend to learn about and discuss emerging trends and important topics to financial and insurance professionals.
COVID-19 UPDATE for Live Classes:
All live seminars have been changed to webinar format during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Up to 2 days of live webinar instruction
- $105 + GST for 1 day and $185 + GST for 2 days
- The cost of 1 seminar is included in the annual CE subscription
- Risk Management Fundamentals
- Insurance Basics
- Insurance Essentials
Custom seminars and webinars
If your organization wants to host a CE event for your agents or employees, BCC can deliver a custom seminar or live webinar. We pull content from our extensive CE Library and develop a course specific to your needs and region. Contact us for more information.
You will be receiving two emails prior to your webinar.
- The first will outline what you will need to do to be prepared for the class.
- The second is the invitation for the webinar itself. You will need to have access to this email on the computer you will use to attend the session.
We are always available during the webinar if you have any trouble. You may contact us at 877-934-5577.
If you have any questions about your upcoming seminar please call us at 877-934-5577 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to get in touch with our staff.
If you’re a licensed professional for Accident & Sickness (A&S) insurance, you are familiar with the licensing process. Perhaps you would like to expand your knowledge and advise Canadians on insurance products that provide peace of mind and financial security for their loved ones.
You’ve already completed the Accident & Sickness program, and you’ll receive credit for those courses for the Life License Qualification Program (LLQP) course curriculum.
Successful completion of the remaining course components, including certification exams, enables you to write the provincial licensing exam and apply for a life insurance license in any Canadian jurisdiction except Quebec.
Note: Yukon applicants complete provincial exams in BC and are then able to apply for a license in Yukon.
Segregated Funds and Annuities, plus exam
Life Insurance, plus exam
Ethics & Professional Practices, plus exam*
*This module is required only for agents that earned their A&S licenses prior to January 2016
The courses are offered through self-study with an option to attend classroom sessions or live webinars. Learn at a pace that is comfortable for you and fits into your schedule. All live instruction classes run from 08:00-16:30 Mountain Time.
Although every student moves through the course material at a different rate, expect to spend about 25-75 hours for the self-study option, depending on the number of modules. The classroom and live webinar sessions will vary as well.
Walk into your certification exam feeling confident that you know what to expect.
BCC Exam Prep helps you prepare for your Qualified Associate Financial Planner™ (QAFP™) or Certified Financial Planner® (CFP®) certification exam.
FP Canada™ Exams
The QAFP exam is a computer-based exam made up of roughly 95 multiple choice questions which must be completed in 4 hours. Read more.
The 6-hour computer-based CFP exam is made up of two three-hour sections with a lunch break in between. Read more.
FP Canada proctors exams and sets the schedule. Check the schedule for the exam you want to write, ensuring you have enough time to prepare.
Choose from live webinar or recorded instruction. The live webinar is 3 days of instruction.
The course also includes:
- Two full-length mock exams
- BCC CFP Certification Education Program material
- 90-day study schedule.
Need a little help getting through your course? Whether you're with BCC or another provider, the below resources may work well for you. If you're interested in options for your company or office, please contact Penny Watt.
These options do not include course materials or certification exams. If you want to register for the course materials and exams, please click here.
Live Instruction (Includes Recorded Instruction & Slide Deck)
Take advantage of our knowledgeable instructors for comprehensive live and interactive instruction covering the course modules. In addition to material review, students will also work through case studies and exam questions to get prepared to write the exams and apply their knowledge in the real world. The instruction provides an excellent opportunity for students to further their understanding of the challenging topics. Includes Recorded Instruction & Slide Deck.
Get instruction at your pace with a recording of one of our live webinars.
Instructor Slide Deck
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Package (Recorded Instruction & Slide Deck)
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The provincial exam is not included in these packages. It must be arranged through your provincial insurance regulator.
Join our knowledgeable instructors for a comprehensive seminar covering the HA&S course. Classes provide excellent opportunities for students to further their understanding of the challenging topics that make up the HA&S.
The HA&S course with seminar includes:
- live two day in-class seminar covering the entire course
- unlimited access to recorded seminar
This seminar does not include course materials or HA&S certification exam. If you want to register for the course materials and exams, please click here.
The provincial exam is not included in this package; it must be arranged through your provincial insurance regulator.