$6.00 + your state filing fee
3 Credit Hours
This course fulfills the ethics requirement for all agents.
This course covers the following topics:
- An overview of the benefits of a code of ethics from the legal side of the issue, to internal, organizational, and client benefits
- Provide helpful information for those looking to write a code of ethics
- The importance of ethical decision making in all aspects of the insurance business
Insurance agents face difficult ethical questions every day. Making it even more difficult, many of these dilemmas have no right or wrong answer. In answering many ethical questions, it is important to remember that each and every situation is different. The agent has a duty to both the insurance company and the client: The agent must be honest with the company, giving them all necessary information, but they must also keep their promise to their clients. There are no clear or easy answers to many of the moral dilemmas in life, but most ethical choices are not complicated with the proper understanding of what is legal and what is not, and how you can best serve your clients within the confines of your company’s code of ethics. This course focuses on ethical considerations for insurance companies and producers. It will give an overview the benefits of a code of ethics from the legal side of the issue, to internal, organizational, and client benefits, as well as provides helpful information for those looking to write a code of ethics. Our hope is by the end of this course, students will walk away understanding the importance of ethical decision making in all aspects of their insurance business.
A: We use a unique system to help you learn the material easily. Our online courses present you with information in large type that is easy to read. We highlight key items in gray and quiz you after each chapter to make sure you are learning critical information. You may review the material as much as you want before taking your required online, multiple-choice exam. Passing the exam proves your proficiency in that subject to your state’s governing authority.
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A: The time required to complete an online course varies from student to student, but it roughly approximates the number of credit hours awarded for the course. You must pass an online, multiple-choice exam. Passing the exam proves your proficiency in that subject to your state’s governing authority.