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 the first day of the semester, after the semester begins a $50 late registration fee will apply. Registrations will no longer be accepted 1 one month prior to the exam.

Textbooks and study guides are mailed 1 week following registration.

Transfer fees apply to changes in exam locations and/or dates in the month before your exam.

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

Accreditation & Topics

Self-Study

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

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
Summer
August 1
9:00 AM
-
12:30 PM
Fall
December 5
9:00 AM
-
12:30 PM

Details

$539

+ $180
additional for
non-members
Facilitators: Mark Campbell - Advisor
Materials: Included
Contact for more info

Online Group Discussion

This format emphasizes active participation within a virtual classroom environment. 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 two weeks prior. Indicate your preference on exam location and the closest location available will be arranged. Transfers, changes and cancellations are accepted until one month prior to the exam.

If interested in In-Class Discussions, arrangements will be made with a minimum of 6 participants. Contact Robyn at Designations@ibao.on.ca for further information.

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
Fall
December 5
9:00 AM
-
12:30 PM

Details

$619

+ $179
additional for
non-members
Date: Specific Course Times TBD
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. Contact Robyn at Designations@ibao.on.ca for inquiries.

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