This course will provide Property and Casualty insurance licensing candidates in Oregon with the materials needed to successfully prepare for the Property and Casualty license examination. This 40-hour course covers all of the topics included within the Oregon Candidate Information Bulletin, and will give the student a solid base of knowledge and understanding for the license examination.
This updated course includes many illustrations, examples, and quizzes associated with the state test, and provides a well-rounded approach to test preparation. The topics covered in the course begin with the basics of Property and Casualty insurance, and introduce the candidate to terms, definitions and concepts that are the foundation of P&C insurance. The course continues with material on dwelling and homeowner insurance, and will discuss both the property and casualty portions of the contracts. Personal and commercial automobile insurance is thoroughly explored, with commercial property and liability insurance following. Business Owner policies are detailed, as well as workers’ compensation insurance and other property and casualty policies, including surety, watercraft, recreational vehicles, and other important examination topics. The course includes material on everything necessary to successfully prepare for the exam:
- Property and Casualty Basics
- Dwelling Policies
- Homeowners insurance
- Automobile insurance
- Commercial policy packages and business insurance
- Business Owners policies
- Workers’ Compensation coverage
- Other coverages and options
- Insurance regulation in Oregon
- General insurance; and
- Laws and rules specific to property and casualty in Oregon
The course will also contain material on the laws and rules that are mandated in Oregon for insurance producers, insurance companies, and others in the insurance business. In the lessons for laws and rules, the course covers insurance regulation in Oregon, general insurance concepts, terms and definitions, and material specific to property and casualty laws and rules.
Each lesson will include a practice examination with complete explanations and details to help the student retain information. There is a 160 question final examination designed to mimic the state examination, and must be successfully completed in order to receive credit for the course.
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- Approved By: Oregon Dept. of Consumer & Business Services - Insurance Div.
Aaron Phelps is At Your Pace Online’s Subject Matter Expert for Property and Casualty Insurance. Prior to entering the insurance field, Aaron worked for 7 years in customer service and management before entering into the insurance field. He is a licensed insurance agent in Oregon with a Bachelor of Science degree from Oregon State University in Communication and has been working locally since 2015. Aaron specializes in individual health insurance plan options and life insurance, provides employee benefits support for his company’s group clients, and expertly handles insurance needs for personal line clients. His favorite part of his job is helping people understand how insurance policies work and alleviating their anxiety and fear over the process. In addition to his accomplished career in the insurance field, Aaron has been married for 17 years and shares 4 children with his wife. He spends his free time backpacking, traveling, and camping or simply relaxing and enjoying good food and drinks with his friends.