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The Accredited Advisor in Insurance designation can help you increase commissions, improve your insurance knowledge and avoid E&O claims, all while earning C.E. credits.
 


Preparing for the Exam:

If you are pursuing the AAI designation and plan on taking the exam after your class it is recommended that you get your AAI book prior to the class to look through the material that will be taught in class.
 
All AAI classes are from 8:30 to 5:00 (unless otherwise noted) and are located at IIAV, 8600 Mayland Dr., Richmond, VA 23294.  Click on a link below for more information and to register.
 

 
Richmond – IIAV – 8600 Mayland Dr. (23294)
ACSR's are better prepared with increased product knowledge; improved selling and account rounding skills; enhanced productivity and confidence; and higher levels of professionalism and customer service.
 
ACSR offers designations in Personal Lines, Commercial Lines & Life and Health.
 
All ACSR classes are from 9:00 to 4:00, unless otherwise noted.  Click on a link below for more information and to register.

WEBINARS

9:00 - 12:00

CHESAPEAKE
Homewood Suites Chesapeake/Greenbrier
1569 Crossways Blvd. (23320)

MANASSAS
NOVA Community College
Innovation Park
9485 Innovation Dr. (20110)

RICHMOND
IIAV - 8600 Mayland Dr. (23294)

ROANOKE
Higher Education Center
108 N. Jefferson St. (24016)
* The ACSR Mod 4 is NO LONGER a class that can be taken to satisfy your agency for a loss control credit through IIAV's Westport and Fireman's Fund E&O programs. You must take the E&O Risk Management: Meeting the Challenge of Change course.
Knock out some of your C.E. credits in one day!  Click on a link below for more information and to register.
CHESAPEAKE
Homewood Suited Chesapeake/Greenbrier
1569 Crossways Blvd. (23320)

MANASSAS
Hampton Inn - 7295 Williamson Blvd. (20109)

RICHMOND
IIAV - 8600 Mayland Dr. (23294)
ROANOKE
Roanoke Higher Education Center
108 N. Jefferson St. (24016)
 
WARSAW
TBD
 
The Construction Risk and Insurance Specialist (CRIS) program is a specialized curriculum focusing on the insurance and risk management needs of construction projects and contractors. To obtain the CRIS certification, you complete 5 specialized courses, which can be taken in any order, on construction risks and insurance.
 
CRIS classes 1-5 offer 8 P&C EACH and are designed for anyone who designs, sells, buys, or underwrites construction insurance programs.
 
All CRIS classes are from 8:30 to 5:00, unless otherwise noted and are located at IIAV, 8600 Mayland Dr., Richmond, VA 23294.  Click on a link below for more information and to register.
 

 
Richmond – IIAV – 8600 Mayland Dr. (23294)

 


CRIS Reaccreditation Requirement (7 hours):

When you obtain the CRIS certification, it is valid for 24 months.  To maintain the CRIS certification, you obtain only 7 hours of approved construction risk and insurance continuing education credit every 12 months thereafter (generally one online course or a seminar).
EO.jpg​​This class offers 6 OGI C.E. credits and may qualify your agency for a loss control credit through IIAV's Westport and Fireman's Fund E&O programs. Please read the company specific requirements below. 
 
All E&O classes are from 9:00 to 4:00, unless otherwise noted.  Click on a link below for more information and to register.

WEBINARS*
9:00 - 12:00

* You must attend and complete sign-in & out sheets for both webinar sessions to 1) have C.E. filed OR 2) earn the 10% discount.


CHESAPEAKE
Homewood Suites Chesapeake/Greenbrier
1569 Crossways Blvd. (23320)

MANASSAS
Hampton Inn
 7295 Williamson Blvd. (20109)

RICHMOND
IIAV - 8600 Mayland Dr. (23294)  

ROANOKE
Roanoke Higher Education Center - 108 N. Jefferson St. (24016)

SELF-STUDY


Company specific requirements:

    LossControlCreditFFIC.pdfLoss Control Credit - FFIC.pdf
    LossControlCreditWestport.pdfLoss Control Credit - Westport.pdf


For questions regarding the loss control credit, contact Linda Loving with IIAV/VFSC at 1-800-288-4428.

For the 2013-2014 Biennium you will need 3 C.E. hours of Ethics, Laws & Regs or a combination of the two to stay compliant with your VA state insurance license(s).

Click on a link below for more information and to register.


WEBINARS

CHESAPEAKE
Homewood Suites Chesapeake/Greenbrier
1569 Crossways Blvd. (23320)

MANASSAS
Hampton Inn - 7295 Williamson Blvd. (20109)

RICHMOND
IIAV - 8600 Mayland Dr. (23294)
 

ROANOKE
Roanoke Higher Education Center
108 N. Jefferson St. (24016)
 

 WARSAW
TBD
 

Please click on the links below for more information and to register for an upcoming event.

 


IIAV Annual Convention & Exhibition
June 21-23, 2015 - Hilton Virginia Beach Oceanfront - Virginia Beach, VA
For more information and to register, CLICK HERE.

Networking Socials
July 16, 2015Soaring Ridge Craft Brewery - Roanoke, VA
August 6, 2015 - Casa Del Barco - Richmond, VA
August 27, 2015 - Yard House - Virginia Beach, VA
September 3, 2015 - Gordon Biersch - McLean, VA
February 4, 2016 - Tobacco Company - Richmond, VA
For more information and to RSVP, CLICK HERE 

IIAV Annual Young Agents' Conference
October 8-9, 2015 - Downtown Omni - Richmond, VA
 
         For more information, CLICK HERE 

8th Annual Holiday Social
December 4, 2015 - IIAV - Richmond, VA
For more information, CLICK HERE.

Technology Conference
November
IIAV - Richmond, VA
 
For more information, CLICK HERE 
 

Up & Coming Insurance Professional Panel 
November
VCU School of Business & Triple Crossing Brewery - Richmond, VA
 
For more information, CLICK HERE 
 

VAIA Roast & Toast Event
April
Hilton Garden Inn - Downtown Richmond, VA
 
For more information, CLICK HERE. 

"CE for Legislators" Day
January
General Assembly Building - Richmond, VA
 
For more information, CLICK HERE.
 


IIAV Young Agents Bowling Night
March
Uptown Alley,
Midlothian, VA
 
For more information, CLICK HERE.​
 

Cocktails for a Cause
(to Support Huntington's Disease Society of America)
May 
Richmond, VA
 
For more information, CLICK HERE.
 

PCLines.jpgGood basic personal & commercial lines courses for new individuals working with the insurance agency or company.

Click on a class below for more information and to register. 

Personal Lines Week

June 8-12, 2015

RICHMOND - IIAV / VAIA - 8600 Mayland Dr. (23294)

Commercial Lines Week

October 19-23, 2015
 
RICHMOND - IIAV / VAIA - 8600 Mayland Dr. (23294)

Paying by Check?
If you are sending in a check for one of the classes above, please make that check payable to VAIA (Virginia Association of Insurance Agents).

Webinars:
Commercial and Personal Lines Training Webinars are periodically offered. These webinars are perfect for individuals new to the industry or those wanting to brush up on their product knowledge.  View the latest webinar schedule here.  
​​​Guarantee:
You will pass your state exam, OR, within 12 months of taking IIAV’s course, you may repeat the Pre-Licensing Course!
 
Click on a link below for more information and to register.

CEDAR BLUFF

 SW VA Community College
724 Community College Rd. 24609​
 
8:30 - 4:30

Pre-Licensing - P&C:


CHESAPEAKE

Chubb Insurance
600 Independence Pkwy. 23320

8:30 - 4:30


Pre-Licensing - P&C:
 

MANASSAS

NOVA Community College - Innovation Park
9485 Innovation Dr. 20110

9:00 - 6:00


Pre-Licensing - Life:

Pre-Licensing - Health:
Pre-Licensing - P&C *:

* These courses are offered in conjunction with Northern Virginia Community College’s Workforce Development Division. If you would like to receive an Award of Completion certificate and 2.4 CEUs, you must register through NOVA’s website, and successfully complete this pre-licensing course.

If you just need to study for the exam, you can complete registration here.

RICHMOND

IIAV / VAIA
 8600 Mayland Dr.
23294

L&H: 8:30-5:30 / P&C: 8:30-4:30

 
Pre-Licensing - P&C ($300/ea):

If you are in need of hotel lodging during your class, IIAV has a group rate of $104 (plus tax) per night at Homewood Suites-Richmond West.  Please call 804-217-8000 and use the group code VA Association of Insurance Agents. Breakfast and dinner buffet included at the hotel, Monday through Thursday.


Paying by Check?
If you are sending in a check for one of the classes above, please make that check payable to VAIA (Virginia Association of Insurance Agents).  Personal checks will not be accepted.  Only agency/company checks, cash money order, credit cards and debit cards will be accepted as payment.

Registering for both Life AND Health?
If you are registering online for both the Life & Health sections and would like the book shipped to you in advance, you only need to select the shipping fee once.

Group Rates:
VAIA also provides group rates for P&C and L&H prelicense classes in your own facility.  Contact Kristina Preisner at 1-800-288-4428 for more details.
​​​​​​​​​​​​Please register at least 24 hours in advance:
Registrants will receive an email with instructions for the webinar the afternoon before the webinar.
 
To earn C.E.:
  • Each individual must be registered.
  • You must actively participate in the webinar.
  • Attend at least 85% of the course.
  • You must be logged in on a computer AND listening on the phone.
  • Return your webinar sign-in/sign-out sheet to IIAV (this form will be provided in the webinar information email sent the day prior).

Click on a link below for more information and to register.


ABEN Webcasts:

May 26, 2015 
June 11, 2015 

Please use the Search feature on the right to sort by location, C.E., and more!

From: To: Category: Type: License: State: Keyword: Location City:
Thursday, May 28, 2015 - Saturday, June 27, 2015
VA - AAI 81B - Personal Insurance
Description:Homeowners Insurance and Personal Auto, Other Personal Lines, and Personal Financial Planning.
Location:Richmond - IIAV - 8600 Mayland Drive (23294)
Event Time:6/3/2015 8:30AM - 5:00PM
Learn More:MORE INFO
License(s):P&C, L&H
CE Units:6, 2
VA - ACSR Mod 3 - Personal Lines Related Coverages
Description:Dwelling, personal lines floaters, personal umbrella, watercraft, flood insurance and more.
Location:WEBINAR
Event Time:6/3/2015 9:00AM - 6/04/2015 12:00PM
Learn More:MORE INFO
License(s):P&C
CE Units:6
VA - Waivers of Subrogation
Description:So often the contracts our commercial insured’s are signing ask that they waiver subrogation. What exactly does this mean and, more importantly, can our insured comply with this contractual request?
Location:WEBINAR
Event Time:6/5/2015 9:30AM - 10:30AM
Learn More:MORE INFO
License(s):P&C
CE Units:1
VA - ACSR Mod 1 - Homeowners
Description:Homeowners policies—provisions, endorsements & pricing; other residential policies.
Location:Richmond - IIAV - 8600 Mayland Drive (23294)
Event Time:6/8/2015 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Learn More:MORE INFO
License(s):P&C
CE Units:6
VA - Pre-Licensing (Life)
Description:Prepare for the Virginia state licensing exam.
Location:Manassas - NOVA Community College - Innovation Park - 9485 Innovation Dr. (20110)
Event Time:6/8/2015 9:00AM - 6/09/2015 6:00PM
Learn More:MORE INFO
VA - Flood Insurance Basic Course FEMA Approved
Description:Flood facts, why flood insurance is needed, policy exclusions, NFIP, Underwriting information, CoBRA zones, what is covered and more.
Location:Richmond - IIAV - 8600 Mayland Drive (23294)
Event Time:6/9/2015 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Learn More:MORE INFO
License(s):L&R
CE Units:3
VA - Biggert Waters April 2015 Update - What These Changes Mean?
Location:WEBINAR
Event Time:6/9/2015 12:30PM - 1:00PM
Learn More:MORE INFO
VA - Ethics & Business
Description:Course explores background, ethical standards and how to apply these principles.
Location:Richmond - IIAV - 8600 Mayland Drive (23294)
Event Time:6/9/2015 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Learn More:MORE INFO
License(s):Ethics
CE Units:3
VA - Biggert Waters April 2015 Update-What These Changes Mean?
Location:WEBINAR
Event Time:6/9/2015 3:30PM - 4:00PM
Learn More:MORE INFO
VA - Pre-Licensing (Health)
Description:Prepare for the Virginia state licensing exam.
Location:Manassas - NOVA Community College - Innovation Park - 9485 Innovation Dr. (20110)
Event Time:6/10/2015 9:00AM - 6:00PM
Learn More:MORE INFO
VA - ACSR Mod 2 - Personal Auto
Description:The Personal Auto Policy (PAP)—provisions, endorsements and pricing.
Location:Richmond - IIAV - 8600 Mayland Drive (23294)
Event Time:6/10/2015 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Learn More:MORE INFO
License(s):P&C
CE Units:6
VA - Traps & Tricks of Homeowners
Description:Homeowners policies—provisions, endorsements & pricing; other residential policies.
Location:WEBINAR
Event Time:6/10/2015 9:30AM - 11:30AM
Learn More:MORE INFO
License(s):P&C
CE Units:6
VA - ACSR Mod 3 - Personal Lines Related Coverages
Description:Dwelling, personal lines floaters, personal umbrella, watercraft, flood insurance and more.
Location:Richmond - IIAV - 8600 Mayland Drive (23294)
Event Time:6/11/2015 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Learn More:MORE INFO
License(s):P&C
CE Units:6
VA - ACSR Mod 7 - Commercial Liability
Description:Liability loss exposures, CGL occurrence and claims made forms, endorsements, commercial umbrella; underwriting.
Location:Chesapeake - Homewood Suites Chesapeake/Greenbrier - 1569 Crossways Blvd. (23320)
Event Time:6/11/2015 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Learn More:MORE INFO
License(s):P&C
CE Units:6
VA - ACSR Mod 7 - Commercial Liability
Description:Liability loss exposures, CGL occurrence and claims made forms, endorsements, commercial umbrella; underwriting.
Location:Manassas - Hampton Inn - 7295 Williamson Blvd. (20109)
Event Time:6/11/2015 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Learn More:MORE INFO
License(s):P&C
CE Units:6
VA - ACSR Mod 4 - Errors & Omissions
Description:Agent liability, client responsibilities, reducing exposures, common errors, specialty markets, claims.
Location:Richmond - IIAV - 8600 Mayland Drive (23294)
Event Time:6/12/2015 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Learn More:MORE INFO
License(s):OGI
CE Units:6
VA - E&O - Meeting the Challenge of Change
Description:Learn about agency/carrier relationships, agent duties, documentation, general causes of E&O claims, who can be involved in E&O claims, agency operations relating to E&O and limiting exposure to data breaches.
Location:WEBINAR
Event Time:6/16/2015 9:00AM - 6/17/2015 12:00PM
Learn More:MORE INFO
License(s):OGI
CE Units:6
VA - ACSR Mod 7 - Commercial Liability
Description:Liability loss exposures, CGL occurrence and claims made forms, endorsements, commercial umbrella; underwriting.
Location:Chesapeake - Homewood Suites Chesapeake/Greenbrier - 1569 Crossways Blvd. (23320)
Event Time:6/18/2015 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Learn More:MORE INFO
License(s):P&C
CE Units:6
VA - ACSR Mod 7 - Commercial Liability
Description:Liability loss exposures, CGL occurrence and claims made forms, endorsements, commercial umbrella; underwriting.
Location:Chesapeake - Homewood Suites Chesapeake/Greenbrier - 1569 Crossways Blvd. (23320)
Event Time:6/18/2015 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Learn More:MORE INFO
License(s):P&C
CE Units:6
VA - ACSR Mod 7 - Commercial Liability
Description:Liability loss exposures, CGL occurrence and claims made forms, endorsements, commercial umbrella; underwriting.
Location:Richmond - IIAV - 8600 Mayland Drive (23294)
Event Time:6/18/2015 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Learn More:MORE INFO
License(s):P&C
CE Units:6
VA - Insuring the College Experience
Description:This program is an intermediate course that reviews the ’91 and ’01 ISO Homeowners’ policy to delve into those areas that offer, limit or exclude coverage for the college exposures.
Location:WEBINAR
Event Time:6/19/2015 9:30AM - 10:30AM
Learn More:MORE INFO
License(s):P&C
CE Units:1
VA - Annual Convention & Exhibition
Description:This annual event is for both agencies and companies. The conference is packed with great educational and networking opportunities, trade exhibits, social events, fun, golf and more.
Location:Virginia Beach - Hilton Oceanfront - 3001 Atlantic Avenue (23451)
Event Time:6/21/2015 7:00AM - 6/23/2015 10:00PM
Learn More:MORE INFO
License(s):OGI, L&R, P&C
CE Units:2, 4, 2
VA - Pre-Licensing (Property & Casualty
Description:This course helps you prepare for the Virginia state Property & Casualty Insurance exam. Textbook and practice quizzes are included with this course.
Location:Richmond - IIAV - 8600 Mayland Drive (23294)
Event Time:6/22/2015 8:30AM - 6/25/2015 4:30PM
Learn More:MORE INFO
VA - Pre-Licensing (Property & Casualty)
Description:This course helps you prepare for the Virginia state Property & Casualty Insurance exam. Textbook and practice quizzes are included with this course.
Location:Cedar Bluff - SW VA Community College - 724 Community College Rd - 24609
Event Time:6/22/2015 8:30AM - 6/25/2015 4:30PM
Learn More:MORE INFO
VA - Dealing with Fluctuations in Property Values
Description:Assisting insureds in selecting business personal property values can be a challenge when the business experiences significant change in their property values...
Location:WEBINAR
Event Time:6/25/2015 9:30AM - 10:30AM
Learn More:MORE INFO