Taking a RIBO Course to Become a Licensed Insurance Broker
Sharon has a passion for teaching/coaching and in May 2018 decided to make this her career full-time. She has been teaching OTL and RIBO Licensing Courses for over 10 years as well as customizing seminars on specific subject matters.
RIBO stands for Registered Insurance Brokers of Ontario and they are a self-regulating body that see t standards and administer exams to make sure all insurance brokers in Ontario have the right skills to do their job. There are 3 levels of RIBO licenses that each have different degrees of authority and responsibility. Getting licensed will enable you to advise clients on all general insurance products including home, auto and business insurance in Ontario. Go here https://courses.pnclearning.com/courses/ribo-1
From Start to License: The Roadmap for Completing Your Insurance Course in Ontario
The RIBO Entry Level Exam, Level 1 is the first step to becoming a licensed RIBO insurance broker. This is a long, fast-moving course that requires student attendance to all lectures and extensive study between classes. Frequent term quizzes are given to assess the student’s progress as they learn their way through the course. Students will receive a textbook as part of the registration fee and will need to bring a notebook/three-ring binder, paper, pens, highlighter etc.
RIBO Licensed Insurance Brokers can offer their clients independent expert advice and access to a wide range of insurance companies that are not available in the retail marketplace. They can also help their clients save money on premiums. They can write policies on their client’s behalf, shop for the best rates and even help their clients file claims. This is a rewarding, lucrative career opportunity that can be a good fit for many people.