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Information for the 2017 Symposium will be posted as approval is granted. The information below is to be used as a guide for the types of credits available in the past. It is not a guarantee for credit amounts for the 2017 Symposium.

CEBS Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credit

CEBS graduates can use Symposium session to earn CPE credit. Each 50-minute hour of education qualifies for 1 CPE credit. The $25 service fee to report credit for other professions does not apply. Visit www.cebscpe.org for more information. 


The 2016 Symposium qualifies for up to 19 CEBS CPE credits.

Insurance Professionals

If there is no indication that your state is pending 2017 Insurance approval in the chart below, no request for credit has been made.

These sessions are approved for the 2017 Symposium.

  • Sessions approved for credit on Monday, September 18
  • Sessions approved for credit on Tuesday, September 19
  • Sessions aproved for credit on Wednesday, September 20

Note: The links for preapproved insurance sessions do not apply to states where instructor approval is required. Session approvals specific for instructor states will be provided in registration packet on site.

2017 Symposium - Insurance Credit Approval By State



Insurance State

Monday
September 18

Tuesday
September 19

Wednesday
September 20

Alabama

Arizona




California

7 Life Only/Accident
& Health

6 Life Only/Accident & Health, 1 Ethics
4 Life Only/Accident & Health

Colorado

7 Life/Accident & Health
6 Life/Accident & Health, 1 Ethics
4 Life/Accident & Health

Connecticut

Pending
Pending
Pending

Florida

5 Generic Life, Health and Variable
6 Generic Life, Health and Variable
1 Ethics
4 Generic Life, Health and Variable

Georgia




llinois

Pending
Pending
Pending

Indiana

Pending
Pending
Pending
Iowa



Kansas

Kentucky

​Louisiana



Maine

Maryland




Massachusetts




Michigan

Pending
Pending
Pending

Minnesota

Pending
Pending
Pending

Mississippi

7 Life, Accident & Health
6 Life, Accident & Health,1 Ethics
4 Life, Accident & Health

Missouri

Pending
PendingPending
Montana


Nebraska




Nevada




New Hampshire




New Jersey




 

New Mexico



New York *Pending
Pending
Pending

North Carolina




Ohio

Pending
Pending
Pending

Oregon




Pennsylvania

Pending
Pending
Pending
Rhode Island

South Carolina 




​Tennessee


Texas *

Pending
 
Pending
Pending
Utah
7 Classroom
6 Classroom
1 Classroom Ethics
4 Classroom

Vermont

Virginia

7 LIfe & Health
6 Life & Health
1 Ethics

4 Life & Health

Washington *

7 General
7 General
1 Ethics

4 General
Wisconsin​7 Life, Accident & Health
​6 Life, Accident & Health, 1 Ethics
​4 Life, Accident & Health

Updated 6/27/2017

*State department requires both instructors and sessions to be approved in order to administer continuing education credit.  See link to approved sessions/instructors for each day of the Symposium.  

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HRCI

The 2016 Symposium was approved for 16.0 General recertification hours toward aPHR™, PHR®, PHRca®, SPHR®, GPHR®, PHRi™ and SPHRi™ recertification through HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®).

The session "The Global Economy: Trends and Predictions Turning Today into Tomorrow" qualifies for "Business Credit."

The 2017 Symposium will be submitted for approval.

Any HRCI questions can be directed to HRCI 1-866-898-4724 or view website policies www.hrci.org/recertify. Questions may also be directed to the Society’s Continuing Education department.

 

The use of this seal confirms that this activity has met HR Certification Institute’s® (HRCI®) criteria for recertification credit pre-approval.

SHRM

The International Society is a preferred provider with SHRM. The 2017 Symposium was approved for 16.0 PDCs; you may use this credit towards your CP and SCP designations.


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CPA

ISCEBS is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit.

In accordance with the standards of the National Registry of CPE sponsors, CPE credits will be granted based on a 50-minute hour. The maximum credit available for the 2016 Symposium was 19.0 credit hours.

The 2017 Symposium will be submitted for approval.

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CFP

CFP® (United States)

The 2016 Symposium was approved by the CFP Board, only select sessions qualified for credit. A listing of approved sessions is available.

The 2017 Symposium will be submitted for approval.

CFP®  (Canada)

CFP Professionals are required to attest to the completion of their CE requirements for the calendar year specified on the annual Application for Financial Planning Standards Council™ (FPSC) License Renewal Form. At time of renewal CFP professionals will not be required to submit CE supporting documentation. FPSC relies on the CFP professional to self-asses and maintain appropriate documentation for their CE activities. You will only be required to submit supporting documentation if selected for an audit.

 

IRS Enrolled Agents & Enrolled Retirement Plan Agents

The International Society is an approved IRS continuing education provider.
The 2016 Symposium was approved by the IRS for 19.0 credits under the category of "Qualified Retirement Plan Matters".
Approved audience: Enrolled Agents (EA)/Enrolled Retirement Plan Agents (ERPA) 

IRS CE is mandatory for EAs and ERPAs only.

The 2017 Symposium will be submitted for approval.


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Attorneys

State CLE credit approvals are based upon requests for credit received on registration and CE attendance forms.  The 2016 Symposium was eligible for a maximum of 900 minutes of MCLE instruction. 

The 2017 Symposium will be submitted for approval.

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Other Professions

For information on how the Symposium could meet continuing education requirements for other professions, call the Society at (262) 786-6710, option 2.

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Canadian Insurance Professionals

Life insurance agents can earn credit in Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, and Saskatchewan. The program will be submitted to Quebec for approval (upon request) after the program has taken place.

The 2016 Symposium was submitted to the Registered Insurance Brokers of Ontario (RIBO).

The Manitoba Insurance Council has approved the Symposium for 16.0 Life and/or A&S credits.

The Alberta Insurance Council has accredited the 2016 Symposium for 14 Accident & Sickness continuing education hours.

The 2017 Symposium will be submitted for approval.

 

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To request confirmation of credit to be earned or to request credit IF YOU HAVE NOT ALREADY DONE SO, call the Society Continuing Education department at (262) 786-6710, option 2 or e-mail continuinged@ifebp.org. A $25 service charge, as indicated on the registration form should be paid in advance of the program taking place.