The program was developed specifically for insurance brokers with the input and expertise of brokers across Canada. The four modules can be taken in any order. The program is offered in 3 formats including Self-Study, Online Group Discussion and Immersion. We offer 3 semesters - Winter, Summer and Fall. All formats include the exam.

The registration deadline is 3 weeks prior to the start date. Textbooks and study guides are mailed 2–3 weeks following registration. Transfer fees apply to changes in exam locations and/or dates.

Use of the CAIB designation is restricted to licensed Property & Casualty IBAO Member Brokers.

Accreditation & Topics

Self-Study

Students have access to an advisor and online resources. The exam takes place the week after the semester ends - location details are provided one week prior. Indicate your preference on exam location and the closet location available will be arranged.. 
Transfers, changes and cancellations are accepted one month prior.

Register online

Register by form

Download the registration form, fill out all necessary details including study format and method of payment, and return to designations@ibao.on.ca.

2018 Exams

Season
Date
Time
Winter
May 2
9:00 AM
-
12:30 PM
Summer
August 1
9:00 AM
-
12:30 PM
Fall
December 5
9:00 AM
-
12:30 PM

Details

$539

Facilitators: Mark Campbell - Advisor
Materials: Included
Contact for more info

Online Group Discussion

This format emphasizes active participation within a virtual classroom. An experienced broker guides 1–2 hour discussions once a week in the evening via webinar. The exam takes place the week after the semester ends. Location details are provided one week prior. Indicate your preference on exam location and the closet location available will be arranged. If interested in in-class discussions, arrangements will be made with a minimum of 6 participants. Transfers, changes and cancellations are accepted one month prior.

Register online

Register by form

Download the registration form, fill out all necessary details including study format and method of payment, and return to designations@ibao.on.ca.

2018 Exams

Season
Date
Time
Winter
May 2
9:00 AM
-
12:30 PM
Summer
August 1
9:00 AM
-
12:30 PM
Fall
December 5
9:00 AM
-
12:30 PM

Details

$619

+ $179
additional for
non-members
Facilitators: CAIB 1: Christina Unruh – Monday’s at 6:30pm CAIB 2: Ann McDermott - Wednesday’s at 6:30pm CAIB 3: Wendy Kindiak – Tuesday’s at 6:30pm CAIB 4: Derek Faulconer - Tuesday’ at 6:30pm
Materials: Included
Contact for more info

Immersion

This format is an instructor-led, 5-day intensive course with hands-on exercises, group discussion and practical application. With Immersion you can complete your designation in under a year. Exams are written the last day of the course (Monday). Individuals aren’t permitted to change exam dates or write in a separate location. Requests to run Immersion programs outside Toronto are considered for groups of 10+ people.

Register online

Register by form

Download the registration form, fill out all necessary details including study format and method of payment, and return to designations@ibao.on.ca.

Details

$899

+ $270
additional for
non-members
Time: 9:00AM–5:00PM l Thursday–Monday
Location: 1 Eglinton Ave East l Suite 700
Facilitators: Chris Coniglio, BA, CAIB, CIP
Materials: Included
Contact for more info