DOI Bruce Rauner Governor Anne Melissa Dowling, Acting Director

Prelicensing and Continuing Education

Licensing Requirements for the State of Illinois

Pre-Licensing Education Requirements for Each Applicant

Class Of Insurance Number of Hours Hours of Classroom
Life 20 7.5
Accident/Health 20 7.5
Fire 20 7.5
Casualty 20 7.5
Personal Lines - Property Casualty 20 7.5
Motor Vehicle 12.5 5

Proof of completion will be submitted to the Illinois Department of Insurance by the Pre-licensing Provider. You are required to complete pre-licensing prior to the examination and will be required to show proof at the test center before being allowed to sit for the exam.

Continuing Education Requirements for Each Producer

All resident producers are required to have 24 hours of CE on file with the Department; three of which must be classroom ethics prior to requesting an extension of an insurance producer license.