LLQP (Life Licence Qualification Program) exam prerequisites, course information, and other life insurance licence qualifications and requirements for individuals, partnerships, or corporations in BC.
Council makes every effort to keep the LLQP information regularly updated. Please check back often.
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Council makes every effort to keep insurance licensee resources regularly updated. Please check back often.
Examinations have been temporarily suspended until at least May 31, 2020. We are working on restarting exams in our Vancouver location in June 2020, further information will be available soon. Exams in Surrey and locations outside of Metro Vancouver will continue to be suspended until further notice. Please note, examinees who have had their exams cancelled in the months of March to May 2020, will have priority to re-schedule once registration becomes available again. See our COVID-19 Update page for more information.
The LLQP is a required certification if you, or your organization want to sell life insurance products in British Columbia.
Before Registering for an Exam
What are the LLQP Exam Prerequisites?
Do You Need to Take the Harmonized LLQP Course?
Want to take the LLQP Exam?
The Harmonized LLQP course (Harmonized Life Licence Qualification Program course) is the first step to applying for a life insurance licence in British Columbia. The course is regulated nationally by the Canadian Insurance Services Regulatory Organizations (CISRO).
You must take the course with a Council approved Harmonized LLQP course provider. The course can be taken online or in-class, on a full time or part-time basis, depending on the provider.
Find a Council approved LLQP course provider