To attend a Ruble Seminar, a participant must:
- Be a Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) or a Certified Risk Manager (CRM)
- Be a member of the Society of Certified Insurance Counselors or Certified Risk Managers International ($85 annual dues).
Graduate Seminars replaced the Advanced Coverage Seminars in 2001. They reflect the latest coverages, trends, and techniques for minimizing gaps.
Graduate Seminars feature:
- Varied educational choices which may include marketing, sales, and sales management subjects
- Breakout sessions on the second day include a case study
- Note: For detailed topic information, see the corresponding Agenda for the particular Ruble you are interested in attending.
CIC & CISR courses are brought to you by PIA of New York, PIA of New Jersey,PIA of Connecticut and The National Alliance.
A national designation program developed by the National Alliance.
The National Alliance for Insurance Education & Research is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville, TN, 37219-2417. Website: www.nasba.org. Advanced Curriculum Rating = 20 CPE Credits in some states (* New York & New Jersey only.)
CIC: THE Insurance Professional's Designation
This is the proof. A CIC is recognized throughout the industry as a true professional, as someone who has achieved. The CIC designation means you have the knowledge, personal dedication, and expertise to succeed in an ever-changing, demanding profession.
Attn. NJ CIC & CISR designees: According to the NJ DOBI, producers who maintain & fulfill the CE requirements for a professional insurance designation approved by the DOBI (CIC, CISR), shall be awarded 12 credit hours for each full year of the four years preceding renewal for which these requirements were fulfilled. Application to obtain such approval shall be made by using the CE1A form. Therefore, CICs and CISRs updating/maintaining their designations AUTOMATICALLY comply with the DOBI’s CE requirements (48 credits that included the 6 credits in fraud/ethics). If you have questions, go to the NJ DOBI's site, here.
CE credit: Learn more about CE credit by visiting the National Alliance's online CE guide.
CIC programs are approved for continuing education credits in all states. Continuing Education Credits and Registration Fee for this CIC program are indicated in the registration box above. Please note, all participants must present photo identification to the registrar when checking-in at the program location.
Student Feedback: CIC Institute participants are encouraged to contact the Glenmont National Alliance Committee with recommendations, comments and concerns about the programs.
About the CIC designation: Geared to experienced insurance producers and company personnel, CIC is a nationally recognized designation program approved for continuing education credits in all states. CIC is one of the most highly recognized professional education designation programs in the insurance industry! The program provides a comprehensive continuing education program to individuals who have made a career commitment to insurance.
To earn the CIC designation, you must complete all five CIC institutes and pass a comprehensive essay exam at the end of each course. You may complete the institutes in any order and need not attain a passing grade on the exam before continuing on to the next institute. You have five calendar years from the time you pass the first exam to complete the program.
Once you have earned the CIC designation, you are required to attend one regularly scheduled institute, a James K. Ruble seminar or an Advanced Coverage Ruble seminar each year to maintain your designation.