The following are the most common licenses. For a full list of licenses offered by the Idaho Department of Insurance click here.
Insurance Producer AKA Insurance Agent
Insurance producers are licensed to sell and negotiate life, disability (accident, health, sickness), property, casualty, variable, limited or personal lines of insurance offered by an insurance company. As an insurance producer, you may work for one insurance company only or represent multiple carriers.
For more information on applying to be an Insurance Producer (Resident and Non-Resident) click here and select “Application Requirements”.
Adjuster (Independent and Public)
Independent adjusters work as contractors for multiple insurance firms or third-party administrators. They often work with catastrophe claims and will travel to the impacted areas after major weather events or emergencies.
For mor information on applying to be an Independent Adjuster (Resident, Non-Resident) click here and select the “Application Requirements”
Public insurance adjusters work directly on behalf of policyholders. They help businesses or individuals file insurance claims if a proposed settlement seems unfit from an insurer. Generally, public adjusters are also contract workers rather than salaried.
For more information on applying to be an Public Adjuster (Resident and Non-Resident) click here and select the ““Application Requirements””.