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VAIA and InVEST
Virginia Association of Insurance Agents
|What is VAIA?
Virginia Association of Insurance Agents (VAIA) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) education foundation created by the Independent Insurance Agents of Virginia in 2004. The mission of VAIA is to provide insurance education and training programs to facilitate insurance literacy and career opportunities within the industry.
What is InVEST?
InVEST, a school-to-work insurance program, teams with high school and college educators to provide a useful insurance curriculum for students. With the help of InVEST liaisons (insurance professionals), students have the opportunity for job shadow days, internships or even careers after graduating from InVEST. Its mission is to improve insurance literacy in students and attract new talent to the industry.
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VAIA admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs and other school administered programs.
VAIA would like to thank its 2014 Partners
- Berkley Mid-Atlantic
- Imperial PFS
- Liberty Mutual
- Southern Ins.
- Teagle Insurance Agency
- VA Commonwealth Corp.
VAIA offers a variety of options when it comes to your insurance pre-licensing needs. We offer training resources for both Life, Health & Annuities and Property and Casualty.
You can study for the Virginia exam by taking one of our classes, or purchasing a self-study package.
In-house classes can be arranged as well.
If you have hired someone new and need them to get training in personal or commercial lines, VAIA has you covered.
We offer a Commercial and Personal Lines week to speed up the process of getting new hires up to date on insurance product knowledge.
ACSR classes are used during theses weeks.
ACSR classes can also be done al a carte throughout the year via classroom, self-study or webinar.
Imperial PFS Pre-Licensing Scholarship
Scholarship funding is available for (1) VAIA Property & Casualty Pre-Licensing course or (1) VAIA Property & Casualty Pre-Licensing Self-Study Package. This scholarship is available for an employee of a member agency of the Independent Insurance Agents of Virginia. To be considered for this scholarship the agency principal must complete an application and return to VAIA by deadline listed on application. There is an 18-month expiration date on this scholarship.
If you are interested in providing an educational scholarship please contact Kristina Preisner
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