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Learn what's required for your Insurance License in West Virginia

This insurance licensing information summarizes the minimum requirements established by the West Virginia Offices of the Insurance Commissioner. We recommend you contact the West Virginia Offices of the Insurance Commissioner for more detailed information or changes.

West Virginia Insurance: Life Only

WV Education Requirements:
Classroom or Correspondence
20 – Life only
20 hours – A&H
40 – Life, Accident & Health

Note:
Prior to completing on line examination, student must complete Disinterested Third Party(DTP) form. This form must be completed by someone other than a family member or business associate. The DTP would complete the form attesting to the fact that student did not cheat, take the test “open book” or have advanced knowledge of the exam. The DTP would list their name, address, phone number course title and location and start/finish time of exam.

Certificate Information:
Correspondence – Upon completion of studies, student is required to take a final on-line Certification Exam. Passing this exam with a 70%+ verifies course completion and allows student to print course certificate directly from their computer. Instructions in front of textbook. Note: Certification exam
is not part of the LAH Final Exam program. It is a separate application.

State Exam Provider:
PearsonVUE
Contact Information:
(800) 274-2614 www.pearsonvue.com

Online Limitations

Students must also take a final certification exam that is monitored by a Disinterested Third Party (DTP). The exam is found within the On-Demand program. If a 70%+ is obtained, after the DTP form is received by STCAdmin the student is permitted to print the certificate directly from a computer. Please allow one business day after sending necessary documents before the certificate is unlocked.

Governing Agency

Name: West Virginia Offices of the Insurance Commissioner
Phone: 3045583386
Fax: 3045584965
Address: West Virginia Lottery Building 900 Pennsylvania Avenue Charleston, WV 25302

West Virginia Insurance: Accident and Health Only

WV Education Requirements:
Classroom or Correspondence
20 – Life only
20 hours – A&H
40 – Life, Accident & Health

Note:
Prior to completing on line examination, student must complete Disinterested Third Party(DTP) form. This form must be completed by someone other than a family member or business associate. The DTP would complete the form attesting to the fact that student did not cheat, take the test “open book” or have advanced knowledge of the exam. The DTP would list their name, address, phone number course title and location and start/finish time of exam.

Certificate Information:
Correspondence – Upon completion of studies, student is required to take a final on-line Certification Exam. Passing this exam with a 70%+ verifies course completion and allows student to print course certificate directly from their computer. Instructions in front of textbook. Note: Certification exam
is not part of the LAH Final Exam program. It is a separate application.

State Exam Provider:
PearsonVUE
Contact Information:
(800) 274-2614 www.pearsonvue.com

Online Limitations

Students must also take a final certification exam that is monitored by a Disinterested Third Party (DTP). The exam is found within the On-Demand program. If a 70%+ is obtained, after the DTP form is received by STCAdmin the student is permitted to print the certificate directly from a computer. Please allow one business day after sending necessary documents before the certificate is unlocked.

Governing Agency

Name: West Virginia Offices of the Insurance Commissioner
Phone: 3045583386
Fax: 3045584965
Address: West Virginia Lottery Building 900 Pennsylvania Avenue Charleston, WV 25302

West Virginia Insurance: Life, Accident, and Health

WV Education Requirements:
Classroom or Correspondence
20 – Life only
20 hours – A&H
40 – Life, Accident & Health

Note:
Prior to completing on line examination, student must complete Disinterested Third Party(DTP) form. This form must be completed by someone other than a family member or business associate. The DTP would complete the form attesting to the fact that student did not cheat, take the test “open book” or have advanced knowledge of the exam. The DTP would list their name, address, phone number course title and location and start/finish time of exam.

Certificate Information:
Correspondence – Upon completion of studies, student is required to take a final on-line Certification Exam. Passing this exam with a 70%+ verifies course completion and allows student to print course certificate directly from their computer. Instructions in front of textbook. Note: Certification exam
is not part of the LAH Final Exam program. It is a separate application.

State Exam Provider:
PearsonVUE
Contact Information:
(800) 274-2614 www.pearsonvue.com

Online Limitations

Students must also take a final certification exam that is monitored by a Disinterested Third Party (DTP). The exam is found within the On-Demand program. If a 70%+ is obtained, after the DTP form is received by STCAdmin the student is permitted to print the certificate directly from a computer. Please allow one business day after sending necessary documents before the certificate is unlocked.

Governing Agency

Name: West Virginia Offices of the Insurance Commissioner
Phone: 3045583386
Fax: 3045584965
Address: West Virginia Lottery Building 900 Pennsylvania Avenue Charleston, WV 25302

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