Arizona Life and Health Insurance Exam

Life & Health Exam Need of a License: An individual who is acting as an agent or producer needs a license to sell life and health insurance in Arizona.

Who Grants a License: Licenses are granted by the Arizona Department of Insurance.

Qualifications to receive a License: General eligibility criteria include: 
Applying for the Producer Exam: Examinations are administered by Prometric, which provides a License Handbook and test content outlines. Exams can be scheduled online.

Test Information: Each major line examination is given in a multiple-choice format. The Life, Accident and Health or Sickness Exam Series 13-33 consists of 150 questions, and you will have 150 minutes to complete it. The following is an outline of major portions of the exam: 
  • Licensing and Regulation – 4%
  • General Insurance Concepts – 6%
  • Life and Accident and Health Insurance Basics – 12%
  • Types of Life Insurance Policies – 10%
  • Life Insurance Policy Provisions, Options and Riders – 10%
  • Annuities – 9%
  • Federal Tax Considerations for Life Insurance and Annuities – 4%
  • Disability Basics – 9% 
  • Disability Provisions – 6%
  • Disability Income and Insurance – 4%
  • Medical Plans – 6%
  • Group Accident and Health Insurance – 6%
  • Dental Insurance – 3%
  • Insurance for Senior Citizens – 8%
  • Federal Tax Considerations for Disability Insurance – 3%
Your score will be given to you immediately following completion of the exam. In order to pass, you must achieve a minimum score of 70%. If you do not pass, you’ll be notified of such, and will be provided information about how you performed on each area of the exam.

How to Apply for the License:  After passing the examination, Producer candidates can apply for a license by completing an application online. For licensing information, please contact:

Arizona Department of Insurance
Phoenix area or outside Arizona: 602.364.4457
Within Arizona but outside Phoenix: 877.660.0964
If applying on paper, mail or deliver your license application to:

Arizona Department of Insurance
Insurance Licensing Section
2910 N. 44th Street, Suite 210
Phoenix, AZ 85018-7269
License Renewal Requirements: Individual Producer licenses must be renewed every 4 years and there is a continuing education requirement.

Applicable Regulations: Life and health insurance agents in Arizona are regulated by the Arizona Department of Insurance.

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