RIBO Licensing Courses

IBAH offers the Level l RIBO Course (Basic Brokers Preparation) in throughout the year. 


About This Course

The Level 1 Basic Broker Preparation Course satisfies the Basic Broker Skill Requirements as established by the Registered Insurance Brokers of Ontario (RIBO).


Digital Level 1 Course Dates

February 8 - February 19, 2021

Application Deadline:  January 29, 2021
Class Hours:  Monday - Friday, 9 am - 4 pm
Exam (In-Person):  Saturday, March 6, 2021, at 10 am 

May 10 - May 21, 2021

Application Deadline:  May 5, 2021
Class Hours: Monday - Friday, 9 am - 4 pm
Exam (In-Person): Saturday, June 12, 2021, at 10 am

September 27 - October 8, 2021

Application Deadline: September 17, 2021
Class Hours:  Monday - Friday, 9 am - 4 pm
Exam (In-Person): Saturday, October 16, 2021, at 10 am

November 29 - December 10, 2021

Application Deadline:  November 19, 2021
Class Hours: Monday - Friday, 9 am - 4 pm
Exam (In-Person): Saturday, December 18, 2021, at 10 am

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Payment Options

ONLINE   After you complete the form on this page, and you will be taken to a new page where you can make your payment online via credit card or PayPal.

CERTIFIED CHEQUE     Please download and complete the RIBO Registration Form. Follow the directions on the form to mail your application, with payment.

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Registration Details

REGISTRATION ACCEPTANCE  To register for a course, a completed registration form must be received, with payment in full (to IBAH) prior to the start date. Courses are filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

PAYMENT OPTIONS  Certified cheque, money order or MasterCard, VISA, American Express, and PayPal.

DEADLINES  The cut-off for registration is ten (10) business days prior to the start date. Late registrants may be accepted space permitting; however, enrolment may be subject to a late registration fee.

TRANSFERS  Transfers from one program to another or from one individual to another are permitted but there is a transfer fee of $75.00 depending on the circumstances.

CANCELLATION  Written notice (email accepted) must be received prior to the start of the date. A full refund is granted when IBAH receives notice more than fourteen (14) business days prior to the start date; however, there is a $125.00 processing fee. No refunds are granted on or after the start date. The penalty for insufficient notice is at the discretion of the IBAH.

TEXTBOOKS  Once textbooks have been received, they are non-refundable. The textbook fee is $100.00. Our course uses the IBAO text Fundamentals of Insurance textbook, which will be handed out on the first day of class.

FEES  Licensing and RIBO accredited programs are tax exempt. Member Fee $760.00 & Non-Member Fee $860.00. Fees are subject to change without prior notice.

NSF & BANKING FEES - All bank charges incurred are the applicant’s responsibility.
Note: it’s the student’s responsibility to become familiar with the Registration Policy prior to enrolment. Please keep a copy of the registration information for your records.

Important Information

  • If you have any questions please contact your Course Coordinator.
  • In addition, to the course fee, students will be responsible for an Examination Fee of $180.00 – this is to be made payable to the Registered Insurance Brokers of Ontario and must be accompanied by two passport size photos & Criminal Records Check – due on the second class to the Course Co-ordinator. 
  • CRIMINAL RECORD CHECK: You MUST obtain a Criminal Record Check for RIBO prior to the commencement of the course.  Please be sure to bring your CRV with you to the start of the course.  You will not be permitted to be registered until RIBO receives this form.  Your criminal record verification can be obtained from your local police department.  Kindly note, this can take up to three weeks and your police department may charge a fee for this service. After completion of the application and receipt of payment – you will be notified of your enrollment one week prior to the commencement of the course. Please note: if you do not have your report in time for the course start date, you can bring a copy of your receipt to class. IMPORTANT:  RIBO WILL ONLY ACCEPT POLICE VERIFICATION REPORTS THAT ARE WITHIN 60 DAYS FROM THE DATE OF YOUR EXAM APPLICATION.  ANY REPORTS THAT DO NOT FALL WITHIN THESE 60 DAYS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.
  • If there is insufficient enrollment and a course is canceled, a full refund will be issued.
For more information please email bbcourse@ibah.org

Register By Mail

1. Download and complete the registration form.

2. Mail with your cheque or money order to the address on the form.


Register Online

1. Complete form below and click 'submit.'

2. You will be redirected to a 'shopping cart' page.

3. Follow the links to complete your online payment.

4. After a successful payment, an email with a copy of your invoice attached will be sent to you.


Authorization

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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