- Professional Development
The SILA Associate (SILA-A) designation consists of four parts, offering various qualifications to satisfy the basic professional and technical requirements. The four parts of the SILA Associate designation program are:
The Required Courses are organized by Insurance and Securities Tracks. Selection of the three required courses can be made from both Tracks if your interests encompass both Insurance and Securities functions.
1. SILA Insurance Law
2. SILA Ethics for Professionals
3. SILA Producer Licensing Basics
SILA Adjuster Licensing Basics
Surplus Lines Fundamentals *
1. Anti-Money Laundering Overview
2. Protecting Client Information
3. Securities Basics (classroom or online course)
Investing in Securities
Variable Annuity Compliant Practices
Market Events and Variable Products
Surplus Lines Advanced Class *
Adjuster Licensing Advanced Class *
Exceeding Customer Expectations *
Complete requirement by attending four(4) approved Chapter Meetings (including approved SILA Foundation webinars), OR one(1) SILA National Education Conference.
Complete requirement by submitting a letter from your employer documenting employment in licensing and registration administration, compliance, contracts & compensation, registration, continuing education tracking, education course approvals, publishing, testing and regulation that covers a minimum of two(2) years.