STEP 1 - Schedule exam ($63) - We recommend giving yourself 1-2 weeks to study for the exam
Exams are administered through Pearson Vue –http://pearsonvue.com/ga/insurance/
Create an account
Find test center closest to you, select the date you would like to take the exam and choose the Life, Accident and Sickness Agent exam (12-GA-05)
STEP 2 - Email Receipt
After you schedule and pay for your exam, please send your confirmation and receipt to Rachael Harper (firstname.lastname@example.org). Rachael will then send you the Xcel flyer with the coupon code that you can use.
Go To: xceltesting.com
Click Enroll Now
Click Pre-Licensing Bundle Courses (English or Spanish)
Select State: Georgia
Select Course: Georgia Pre licensing Education – Life and Health Insurance
Select: Proceed to Cart
Apply Code: Territory Recruiter will provide this code
Confirm Final Price: Price should show $0
STEP 3 - Background check ($50)
Follow the instructions listed here:
Find a location for fingerprinting:
NOTE – your fingerprints are only good for 30 days. Please estimate your timeline accordingly for them to be valid.
STEP 4 – Take Exam
What to Bring Day of Testing
Two forms of current signature identification:
A primary ID (photograph and signature, not expired) such as a Driver’s License or Passport
A secondary ID (signature, not expired) such as a Debit or Credit card
You will not be required to supply a copy of your Certificate of Completion at the exam.
Report to the test center 30 minutes before the exam to verify identification and be photographed for the score report.
No personal items are allowed in the testing room such as cell phones, watches, wallets, or purses.
Studying is not allowed in the test center.
The test administrator will provide you with materials to make notes or calculations. You may not write on these items before the exam begins or remove these items from the testing room.
Each major line exam is given in a multiple-choice format.
The exam consists of two parts:
The general section deals with basic insurance product knowledge
The state section deals with insurance laws, rules, and regulations, and practices that are unique to Georgia
Each exam contains “pretest” questions that are mixed in with the scored questions and are not identified. Pretest questions may not be covered in your educational materials and do not affect your final score!
The passing score required on each exam is 70%.
When you complete the exam, you will receive a score report marked “pass or fail”.
Candidates who fail will receive a score report that includes a numeric score, diagnostic and re-testing information.
Once you pass the exam, continue to the following:
STEP 5 – Complete the Citizen Affidavit Form
COMPLETE THE CITIZEN AFFIDAVIT
Mark Insurance – Individual
Leave highlighted identifiers blank
Mark your citizenship status
Fill out which city and state you executed this in.
Have notary sign and date document - VERY IMPORTANT. If you do not know of a notary to use, find your local UPS store here to utilize their notary services.
NOTE – this will need to be submitted when you apply for your license through SIRCON
STEP 6 – Apply for License
Once you pass your exam, apply for the GA Accident and Sickness Producer (http://www.sircon.com/state-information-center/georgia.html)
Select Apply for license – New Insurance License - Resident – Individual
Enter your email address / Last Name / SSN / Applicant
Select – Georgia
Processing method – Credit Card/Check Submission
License Information – Resident Agent
Qualification – Life Accident and Sickness
Enter all personal information asked
Enter employment history
Optional – Affiliation Information
Answer background check questions
Pay for License Application via CC
Attach the following documents to the application:
-Citizen Affidavit Form
Drivers license – front and back clear copy
Copy of score report from Pearson Vue
Course certificate from Xcel
Any documentation for “yes” answers in your background check.
NOTE: Review for those documents take 4 weeks if you mark yes on the background check.
Once your application is submitted, it may take 7-14 days to be approved by the state.
You will be notified via EMAIL when your application is approved.
Once you have your license number, please notify your manager and Ali Hyduke ASAP
STEP 7 – Fill out Contracting Link
Once you alert your manager that you are licensed, you will be sent a contracting link for you to fill out.
The contract will come from: email@example.com – please check your spam for this as well.
This link only takes 15-20 minutes to fill out.
Once your application is approved, you will receive an email from Colonial Life with your code number/access to Propr/etc.
Permanent License Steps
Please Follow these steps exactly as they are written.