Saskatchewan

Level 1 Adjuster

Must successfully complete the following:

• The General Insurance Council Bylaws examination.
and
• The C11 course and examination offered by the Insurance Institute of Canada.
or
• The General Insurance Essentials (GIE) course and examination offered by the Insurance Institute of Canada.
or
• The General Insurance Council Adjuster Qualifying examination.
or
• Experience as an all classes (other than life insurance agent/salesperson) for no less than two years within the past five years. or
• Experience as a general claims adjuster in an insurance company, general agent or adjusting company for no less than one year within the past three years.
• All reports and correspondence must be signed by a level 2 or level 3 licensee; level 1 licensees shall not manage an adjusting firm, act as a supervisor or act as a public adjuster.

Level 2 Adjuster

A person applying for a Level 2 licence must meet the licensing qualifications for a Level 1 licence and successfully complete one of the following:

• Experience as a Level 1 licensee for a minimum of two years and C32, C110, C111 and C112 courses and examinations offered by the Insurance Institute of Canada.
or
• Experience as a general claims adjuster in an insurance company, general agent or adjusting company for no less than five years within the past seven years.
• Level 2 licensees shall not manage an adjusting firm; or act as a public adjuster.

Level 3 Adjuster

Must meet the licensing qualifications for a level 2 licence and successfully complete:

• The course of study leading to a Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP) or an Associate (AIIC) designation through the Insurance Institute of Canada including Claims Professional Series courses and examinations for the C110, C111 and C112
• A Level 3 licensee shall not manage an adjusting firm unless he or she has at least two years experience as a licensed adjuster/adjuster representative within the past five years; or manage or supervise more than three office locations.

Adjusting Firm

• An adjusting firm must provide evidence the adjusting firm is registered with the Corporations Branch of the Government of Saskatchewan.
• An adjusting firm must designate one Level 3 licensee who is employed predominately by the adjusting firm to be responsible for the overall management and supervision of the adjusting firm and its office locations.
• Failure to designate a Level 3 licensee who is responsible for the overall management and supervision of the adjusting firm or its office locations may result in the suspension of the adjusting firm’s license.

Continuing Education

• Continuing education for an adjuster licensee must be directly related to claims handling, general insurance products or services, or the management of an adjusting firm.
• Courses, programs or meetings related to sales production, promotion, motivation or computer training do not qualify for credit hours.
    a) eight credit hours of continuing education through an accredited course provider each annual reporting period; or
    b) a specified approved course offered by the Canadian Independent Adjusters' Association each annual reporting period.
• Non-resident licensees are required to comply with continuing education requirements in Saskatchewan unless they can provide evidence they are complying with a continuing education requirement in their resident jurisdiction.