Insurance Brokers Association of Hamilton

NEW! Level l RIBO Course | Virtual Lunch Time Learning | Sept 12 - Dec 1, 2022

Posted Aug 1st, 2022 in IBAH News

The IBAH is offering a NEW, completely unique, and virtual Level l RIBO Course (Basic Brokers Preparation)! It's 12 weeks in duration on Mondays & Wednesdays from Sept 12 - Dec 1, 2022. The best part is, it's over your lunch hour!


Date: September 12 - December 1, 2022
Course Days: 
Monday & Wednesday
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
MEMBER COST: $650.00  
Exam (In-Person):
Saturday, December 17, 2022, at 10:00 a.m.

Course Information

Need to get licensed by year-end but don't have 2 weeks to spare for a full-time course? We have a solution!

We understand that adult learners need options and flexibility in their learning choices. This September the IBAH is offering a 12-week Level l RIBO Course (Basic Brokers Preparation) course during your lunch hour! Every Monday and Wednesday from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. you can virtually log into this RIBO Course.

What's involved?

  • You'll be given access to the IBAH Education Portal where you'll find a plethora of resources and pre-recorded course materials. 
  • Lectures are live (and recorded) every Monday and Wednesday from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m., so if work gets in the way, you can always go back and listen on your own time to the recordings. 
  • The Course Instructor will be available to you for support throughout your 12-week journey.
  • This format gives you the ability to set your own pace and have the freedom to ensure your learnings fit into your individual schedule.

Course Instructor 

Sharon Greenidge (CIP, CRM) started her career over 30 years ago and had a long and successful career with 4 large Global Brokers: Aon, Marsh, Willis, and Gallagher.

During this time, she secured expertise in all aspects of the insurance brokerage business from Leadership, Sales, Technical Placement/Marketing, Claims Management, and Service/Global Compliance/Best Practices.  She has been an Instructor for the Insurance Institute of Ontario since 1998, for IBAO since 2010 and for the University of Toronto since 2013 (winning an Excellence in Teaching Award in 2015 for the Canadian Risk Management Course).

Sharon is passionate about teaching/coaching and in May 2018 decided to focus on this full-time. She is a former member of the Academic Council for the Insurance Institute, former Education Committee Chair for the Toronto Women’s Insurance Association, and participated in numerous special projects at Humber, Seneca, and Centennial College regarding Insurance Programs. Sharon has been teaching OTL and RIBO Licensing Courses for well over 10 years as well as customizing seminars on specific subject matters. I also created a course on Emotional Intelligence which is part of the University of Toronto’s Strategic Leadership Program.

Effective August 2018, Sharon became a Certified John Maxwell Speaker, Trainer, and Coach. Her favorite Line – we are all teachers and we are all students – she looks forward to learning with you.


For more information please contact Kathy Clayborne at or (905) 689-7911 x 2247.


I confirm that the above applicant is an employee of the employer named below or will be so employed by the commencement of this course.

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