Steps for Obtaining a Florida Insurance License
Florida Insurance License Online
Step 1: Register for a State Approved Pre-Licensing Course
A pre-licensing insurance course, certified by the Florida Department of Financial Services (FDFS), must be completed before a License Exam can be taken. The pre-licensing course and required course credit hours varies based on the specific license.
Florida Insurance College offers the following certified pre-licensing insurance courses:
Property & Casualty
Life, Annuity & Health
Step 2: Complete a Florida Insurance License Application
The Florida Department of Financial Services (FDFS) Application is an easily understood online form and is very simple to complete.
Step 3: Schedule Fingerprinting Fingerprints
Fingerprints are required by the Florida Department of Financial Services (FDFS) to ensure that applicants do not have a disqualifying criminal or social services background that would prevent them from being a licensed insurance agent.
Step 4: Schedule a State Exam
Schedule to take your state exam after completing your pre-licensing course. Click on the link below to schedule your exam with Pearson Vue, the state approved proctor for insurance examinations.