New employees to the general insurance industry are granted a one time, temporary exemption from licensing. In order to qualify, the person must never have held a general insurance agent or salespersons licence. This trainee registration is very restrictive, requires education and applies only to the sale of ICBC as outlined below.
ICBCs Autoplan Basics for Brokers Program must be successfully completed.
The following restrictions apply to trainees:
A person may only hold a trainee registration for a total of six months. There is no cost associated with a trainee registration, however, an application form must be completed and submitted to Council.