2006 Continuing Education Schedule
The Florida Surplus Lines Service Office announces its 2006 continuing education schedule. The Tools for Success in Florida's Surplus Lines Market is an intermediate level course which has been approved by the Department of Financial Services for four hours of property and casualty credit (Course ID# 56860).
This course is designed to help students better understand Florida's surplus lines insurance market by exploring topics such as: the differences between admitted and non-admitted insurers; avoiding illegal insurance entities; the distribution system; and agent responsibilities when accessing the market. The course will also introduces the Florida Surplus Lines Service Office; its mission, goals and values; and the products and services it offers to better aid the industry including SLIP and the Agent Software. Lastly, the class will conclude with a look at the hot topics affecting the industry and a roundtable discussion.
This course will be taught in four locations throughout 2006:
Crowne Plaza at Sawgrass Mills
13400 West Sunrise Blvd.
Holiday Inn Express
2620 West International Speedway Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL
Embassy Suites Tampa (Airport)
555 North Westshore Blvd.
Crowne Plaza West Palm Beach
1601 Belvedere Road
West Palm Beach, FL
Class registration will begin at 8:00 a.m. with class starting at 9:00 a.m. and lasting until 1:00 p.m. A continental breakfast will also be available during registration. This course is free for all Florida-licensed surplus lines agents who may also bring up to two members of their staff at no charge. All others must pay a nominal fee of $60. Early registration is encouraged as classes do fill up quickly. You may register online by visiting http://www.fslso.com/education/index.aspx. For additional information, please contact FSLSO's education section at (800) 562-4496 x 109.