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Texas Insurance License

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Texas Insurance License
Searching for Texas Insurance Licensing schools or Texas Insurance training classes to earn your Texas Insurance License? Then you've come to the right place!

ABTrainingCenter.com offers state-approved courses to earn a Texas Insurance License and Texas Insurance training courses for those individuals who are interested in becoming an Insurance Agent or earning some other type of Insurance License in Texas.


TEXAS INSURANCE PRELICENSING REQUIREMENTS


A Texas Insurance License is regulated at the state level and, as such, state government establishes its own insurance licensing requirements and examination procedures. Below are general prelicensing requirements in the state of Texas, and those for each line of insurance:

General Requirements

  • An individual applying for a Texas insurance license must be at least 18 years of age
  • Applicants are not required to be sponsored to pursue their license
  • Applicants must submit fingerprints as part of the license application
  • Texas has no prelicensing education requirement unless a 90-day temporary license is desired. To obtain a 90-day temporary license, candidates must complete 40 hours of prelicensing education
  • Candidates must apply for licensure within 12 months from receiving a passing grade on the examination
Insurance Adjuster - All Lines License
  • Licensing Exam Exemption - Applicants for the All Lines Adjusters License who hold the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) or Associate in Claims (AIC) designations are exempt from taking the licensing exam.
  • In addition to the designation exemption, applicants may qualify for the All Lines Adjuster License by successfully completing a state-approved course within 12 months prior to submitting an application. We offer Live Classroom and Online approved courses.
Insurance Adjuster - Property and Casualty License
  • Licensing Exam Exemption - Applicants for the Property and Casualty Adjusters License who hold the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) or Associate in Claims (AIC) designations are exempt from taking the licensing exam.
  • In addition to the designation exemption, applicants may qualify for the Property and Casualty Adjusters License by successfully completing a state-approved course within 12 months prior to submitting an application; click here to see these Texas Insurance licensing classes offered in your area
Insurance Adjuster - Workers Compensation License
  • Licensing Exam Exemption - Applicants for the Workers Compensation Adjusters License who hold the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) or Associate in Claims (AIC) designations are exempt from taking the licensing exam.
  • In addition to the designation exemption, applicants may qualify for the Workers Compensation Adjusters License by successfully completing a state-approved course within 12 months prior to submitting an application; click here for licensing courses in your area
  • Click here for self-study materials. Note: If you choose self-study, you must sit for the state adjuster exam
Life, Accident and Health License
  • Candidates are not required to complete any pre-licensing education course; however, their chances of passing the Texas Life & Health licensing exam are vastly improved by attending a Live Classroom course. If you prefer self study, you may be interested in our most popular Life & Health Self-Study Package or Online Package.
  • Licensing Exam Exemption - Applicants for licenses in lines or sublines of life or health insurance who hold the Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) designation are exempt
Property and Casualty License – General Lines
  • Candidates are not required to complete any prelicensing education course; however, their chances of passing the Texas Property & Casualty licensing exam are vastly improved by attending a Classroom course. If you prefer self study, you may be interested in our most popular Self-Study Package or Online Course.
  • Licensing Exam Exemption - Applicants for licenses in general lines of property and casualty insurance who hold the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation are exempt
Life License
  • Candidates are not required to complete any prelicensing education course; however, their chances of passing the licensing exam are vastly improved by attending a Live Classroom exam prep course in your area. If you prefer self-study, you may be interested in our Online Course.
  • Licensing Exam Exemption - none
Personal Lines License
  • A Personal Lines Agent may sell Automobile, Home, Flood and Umbrella Insurance
  • Candidates are not required to complete any prelicensing education course; however, their chances of passing the licensing exam are vastly improved by attending such a classroom course. Click here for a Personal Lines Insurance classroom course in your area.
  • Licensing Exam Exemption - none
Surplus Lines License
  • A Surplus Lines Agent may place coverage with surplus lines or unauthorized/non admitted insurance companies within Texas
  • Candidates are not required to complete any prelicensing education course; however, chances of passing the licensing exam are vastly improved by attending an online course. Click here for the Surplus Lines Insurance online course.
  • Licensing Exam Exemption - none

SUPPLEMENTAL SELF STUDY MATERIALS FOR TEXAS INSURANCE LICENSING


For those candidates who wish to pursue their insurance licensure without attending a classroom course at approved Texas Insurance Licensing Schools, ABTrainingCenter offers excellent self-study Texas Insurance training materials to help candidates pass their Texas insurance licensing exams, plus state-approved Continuing Education courses to help fulfill an insurance licensee's annual CE requirement.

Simply search under either "Licensing" or "Continuing Education" in the search box below for your desired Insurance License, select 'Texas', and press 'Go!'


CONTACT INFORMATION - TEXAS INSURANCE LICENSE


Texas Department of Insurance – Agents Licensing Division
Address: MC107-1A | P.O. Box 149104 | Austin, TX 78714-9104
Phone: 512.322.3503
Fax: 512.490.1029
Email: license@tdi.state.tx.us
Website: http://www.tdi.state.tx.us

Examination Facility
Provider: Pearson Vue testing centers
Phone: 888-754-7667
Website: http://www.pearsonvue.com/tx/insurance/

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This information provided is based on state laws and regulations, and is subject to change. While TrainingCenter makes every effort to make sure this information is current and accurate, it is not engaged in rendering legal or professional advice, and shall not be held responsible for inaccuracies contained herein.

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