This course provides licensees in General Lines (Property and Casualty) Insurance with the five hours of continuing education mandated by the state of Florida. The material covered will help students review and clarify the regulatory structure for insurance in the state of Florida, deepen their knowledge of ethics standards enforced in Florida with regard to insurance, and refresh their understanding of their responsibilities and of the professional standards to which they are held. Most importantly, the class covers major changes enacted during prior years, with a focus on the law updates and changes for 2020, readying the licensee for the 2021 year.
Some of the topics covered include the following:
- Regulatory Awareness, Parts 1 - 3
- Department Communication
- Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act
- The "Balance Billing" Problem
- Prior Year Florida Legislative Changes
- 2020 Florida Law Updates and Changes
- Unfair Insurance Trade Practice Laws
- Ethical Requirements
- Unfair Methods of Competition
- Disciplinary and Industry Trends
- The Future of Insurance in Florida
During the course, there will be in-text questions to help the licensee gauge their knowledge while moving through the class, to test their knowledge as they go. There is also a final exam of 30 questions at the end of the class.
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- Course ID(s): 115749
- Approved By: Florida Department of Financial Services
Keith Haley is the Online Insurance instructor and industry expert for At Your Pace Online. In addition to his insurance license, Keith holds a Bachelor's degree in Finance, Master's degree in Education, and is a Certified Financial Planner and licensed insurance producer. As an entrepreneur, over his career Keith has owned and managed businesses in a wide range of professions, including car sales, financial consultation, and insurance sales and management. With over twenty years of experience in business, sales, and education, Keith brings a broad range of practical and academic knowledge to our courses.