LLQP (Life Licence Qualification Program) exam prerequisites, course information, and other life insurance licence qualifications and requirements for individuals, partnerships, or corporations in BC.
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Exam cancellations | See the latest status update for January exams.
Exam scheduling | Exam scheduling is available for exams in Vancouver and some locations outside of Metro Vancouver. At this time, we are actively exploring alternatives for in-person LLQP exams, such as online exams, and will provide further information if other options become available. (Updated January 15, 2021)
Completion of the LLQP (Life Licence Qualification Program) is a required certification if you or your organization want to sell life insurance products in British Columbia.
We are accepting and reviewing new registrations to write the LLQP exam. Exam scheduling and new exam dates are available in limited locations due to the provincial health restrictions now in place.
We are also actively exploring alternatives to in-person exam sittings such as online options. Please sure to check our website frequently for the most recent information.
The LLQP Exam Information Guide provides information you need to know about exam registration, scheduling, preparing for exam day, and taking the exam.
The LLQP exam is open-book, and during exam sessions, examinees can access the standardized exam preparation material on an electronic tablet. It is the examinee's responsibility to review the user guide and video prior to the exam date, as instructions will not be provided at the exam session.
If you have further questions after reviewing the information in this section, please contact us.
Registration for the LLQP Exam is available through the Insurance Council's online portal. To access exam registration, you will need to login with a portal account.
If you already have a portal account, or have previously written the LLQP exam in BC, you can log into the portal with your user name and password. You can then select "Register/Manage my LLQP exams" from the main menu.
First time registering to write the LLQP exams with Council? You will first need to create a portal account here. Please note, you will need to enter your legal name exactly as it appears on your government issued photo ID. You must also add a Residence Address to your account.
Once you have created an account and/or logged into the online portal:
If you have not received any correspondence from the Insurance Council within 3 business days, please contact our Exams Team at 604-695-2006 or via email at email@example.com to follow up on the status of your exam registration.
Should you have questions about these protocols, please contact our Exams Team via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 604-695-2006.