Education & Research Foundation
The WIAA Education & Research Foundation, Inc. is a non-profit, 501(c).6 corporation established in November, 2007. The Foundation was formed as a separate entity by the Western Insurance Agents Association (WIAA), the premier independent property & casualty insurance agents association in the West.
The WIAA Education & Research Foundation is governed by a board of directors comprised of prominent independent agents and WIAA staff executives.
Strategic industry partners will be sought to provide or assist in developing valuable training, scholarships programs and research initiatives.
Education & Training
Continuing education and learning is paramount to independent agents and brokers in their pursuit of gaining customer trust and confidence. WIAA–through its strategic partnerships–provides a number of education opportunities.
- A workforce with higher skill levels is more productive.
- Continuing education helps employers retain employees and stay competitive.
In an agreement with nationwide online education provider, WebCE, WIAA offers discounted online courses to association members. WebCE offers property/casualty and life/health classes for those agents selling all lines of business. Sign up for WebCE courses via the following link to enjoy WIAA benefits: WIAA/WebCE.
For a limited time, you can take all of the web-based courses you need to renew your California insurance license for only $36.95* or less!
(*) Additional cost for state filing fees will apply in some states. Some specialty courses are not subject to discount pricing. Students outside of CA may get their required CE for $44.95 or less.
Free agent training from CA Earthquake Authority (Earn 2 CE Credits)
The California Earthquake Authority (CEA) offers complimentary in-person, webinar and online training sessions for anyone interested in learning more about CEA earthquake policies. Only licensed agents will receive 2 CE credits. Please click on the link below for current agent training offerings:
Sign up for free CEA training and earn 2 CE credits!