Education

PIA brings you the most convenient and cost-effective insurance education programs throughout the state.

  • Education schedule
    Comprehensive calendar listing all PIA-sponsored courses in New York, course descriptions, CE credits and more.
  • PIA Webinars
    Earn CE at your desk while getting the insurance industry training you need.
  • PIA Webinars On Demand
    Webinar recording access for your agency, when and where you want it. Note: On-Demand Webinars are not approved for CE credit.
  • Licensing/CE Compliance Central
    Information about the latest licensing and CE rules and how they apply to you and your business.
  • Custom Class
    In-house training that brings customized, CE-approved education programs into your office at a time that's convenient for you.

  • CE-approved designation programs
  • CIC designation program—The Certified Insurance Counselors designation, which signifies a high level of experience and competence.
  • CISR designation program—The Certified Insurance Service Representative designation empowers representatives to provide exceptional customer service.
  • CPIA designation program—The Certified Professional Insurance Agent designation reflects professionalism and a commitment to training, technical knowledge and results.

  • Insurance licensing
  • Mandatory flood CE—The CE you need to comply with the new minimum training requirements of the Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2004.
  • Online CE from CEU.com (off-site)—PIA has partnered with CEU.com to provide our members with a 35 percent discount on the best online insurance CE.

  • New employee resources
  • New Employee Orientation Series—Quality training for employees in their first years, all online and with no time out of the office.
  • Fundamentals of Insurance—A unique certificate program that prepares industry novices to succeed in an agency setting.
  • What's new in education

  • Networking events

  • Celebrate PIANY's 75th anniversary at the area's largest conference for insurance professionals, with a tremendous trade show, education sessions and more.
    June 8-10, 2014
    Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort
    1000 Boardwalk at Virginia Ave.
    Atlantic City, N.J.

    Want to sponsor, exhibit or advertise?
    Get the marketing kit here.

  • Continuing education, networking and more, with a focus on the New York City metropolitan area.
    Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014
    New York Marriott Brooklyn
    333 Adams St.
    Brooklyn, N.Y.

  • NEW LOCATION for 2014. A program for the unique issues confronting Long Island agents, get the CE you need, network and more.
    May 1, 2014
    Crest Hollow Country Club
    Woodbury, N.Y.

    Want to sponsor, exhibit or advertise?
    Get the marketing kit here.

  • A conference featuring CE, networking and an opportunity to discuss industry issues and how they affect the Hudson Valley.

  • Education partners
    PIA programs provide the opportunity to be visible to PIA members; host on-site seminars, provide meeting space and more.