State Requirements

Below is a list of continuing education requirements for Kansas and Missouri. This information is subject to change without notice.

Kansas *until 12/31/2021*

  • 12 hours every two years for Property/Casualty (this includes a 1 hour Ethics requirement)
  • 12 hours every two years for Life/Health licenses (this includes a 1 hour Ethics requirement)
  • Any extra "ethics" hours can be used as "general" hours as long as they are not duplicates.
  • Kansas does not allow for "carryover" of extra hours.
  • Flood: Producers who sell Flood insurance must complete a one-time 3-hour course on NFIP Flood Insurance. This is a one-time requirement.
  • Partnership Program Long Term Care: Producers who participate in the sale of Partnership Program Long Term Care policies must complete a 4-hour course before 7/1/10. Renewals require completion of a 1-hour course on Partnership Program Long Term Care every biennium.

Kansas *Starting 1/01/2022*

  • 18 hours every two years for licensed Producers (this must include 3 hours of Ethics) – this applies to those licensed in L/H only, P/C only as well as L/H AND P/C.
  • Any extra "ethics" hours can be used as "general" hours as long as they are not duplicates.
  • If you are licensed in both lines, you will no longer need to worry about how many hours you get in each line. As long as at least 3 of those hours are Ethics.
  • Kansas still does not allow for "carryover" of extra hours
  • Flood:: Producers who sell Flood insurance must complete a one-time 3-hour course on NFIP Flood Insurance. This is a one-time requirement.
  • Partnership Program Long Term Care: Producers who participate in the sale of Partnership Program Long Term Care policies must complete a 4-hour course before 7/1/10. Renewals require completion of a 1-hour course on Partnership Program Long Term Care every biennium.

Kansas Additional Info

  • If you are L/H only or P/C only and renew within the first 90 days of 2022, you can process your renewal prior to December 31, 2021, and you only need 12 hours of CE (1 being ethics). *Please note, you are not able to renew online until 90-days prior to your birthday.
  • If you process your renewal after December 31, 2021 you need the 18 hours of CE (3 being ethics).
  • There will be a $4.00 renewal fee to renew on www.nipr.com.

Kansas Insurance Department
Agents and Brokers Division
1300 SW Arrowhead
Topeka, KS 66604
Phone: 785-296-3071
Toll-free: 1-800-432-2484 (in Kansas only)
Fax: 1-785-296-7805
Website: www.ksinsurance.org
Email: [email protected]

Missouri

  • 16 hours every two years for licensed Producers (this must include 3 hours of Ethics)
  • 8 hours every two years for Title Producers
  • Any extra "ethics" hours can be used as "general" hours as long as they are not duplicates.
  • Courses must be in license type held (if licensed in L/H and P/C, any course is allowed).
  • Excess hours may be carried over to the next renewal period.
  • Flood: Producers who sell Flood insurance must complete a one-time 3-hour course on NFIP Flood Insurance. This is a one-time requirement.
  • Partnership Program Long Term Care: Producers who participate in the sale of Partnership Program Long Term Care policies must complete an 8-hour course initially. Renewals require completion of a 4-hour course on Partnership Program Long Term Care every biennium.

Missouri Department of Insurance
301 W High St #530
Jefferson City, MO 65101
Phone: 573-751-3518
Fax: 573-526-3416
Website: www.insurance.mo.gov
Email: [email protected]

Missouri & Kansas Licensing Requirements

There is no requirement in either state that you take a pre-licensing course before taking the exam. C.E. Solutions provides courses developed from the outlines of the Missouri & Kansas Life/Health Examination Content. These courses are also approved for Continuing Education for those who already have their license … but in class, we focus on those preparing for the exam.

The costs are as follows: 16 hours of Webinar (at $9/hour) $144.00

Additional study material is available:
  • Practice Test $20
  • Study Manual download $10
  • Flash Cards $10
  • Re-Take of Course, if needed (but, it won’t be...) 1/2 price
Testing Provider:
Pearson VUE
888-204-6255
http://www.pearsonvue.com