Arizona Life and Health Insurance 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 PSI, which also provides Candidate Information Bulletins, as well as practice exams. The Department of Insurance does not provide study materials, but recommends that candidates consider using available resources to study for the exam. When ready, exam reservations can be made online at www.psiexams.com, by calling PSI at 800-733-9267, by faxing the PSI registration form found at the end of the Candidate Information Bulletin to 702-932-2666, or emailing the form to examschedule@psionline.com.

Test Information: Each major lines 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 – 5% (7 items)
  • General Insurance Concepts – 6% (9 items)
  • Life and Accident and Health Insurance Basics – 20% (30 items)
  • Types of Life Insurance Policies – 10% (15 items)
  • Life Insurance Policy Provisions, Options and Riders – 12% (18 items)
  • Annuities – 5% (7 items)
  • Qualified Plans – 2% (3 items)
  • Federal Tax Considerations for Life Insurance and Annuities – 2% (3 items)
  • Individual Accident and Health Insurance Policy General Provisions – 10% (15 items)
  • Disability Income and Related Insurance – 5% (7 items)
  • Group Health Insurance – 7% (11 items)
  • Dental Insurance – 3% (5 items)
  • Health Insurance for Senior Citizens and Special Needs Individuals – 10% (15 items)
  • Federal Tax Considerations for Health Insurance – 3% (5 items) 
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 or on paper. For licensing information, please contact:

Arizona Department of Insurance
Web page: www.azinsurance.gov/producers
Email: Licensing@azinsurance.gov
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.
_________________________________________

For more information on life and health insurance agent licensing and exam preparation, go to Tests.com’s Life and Health Insurance Exam Guide.

And take Tests.com’s free Life and Health Insurance Agent Practice Test.

For life and health insurance agent exam preparation products, such as study guides, flashcards and courses, go to Tests.com’s Life and Health Insurance Sales Exam listings.

 

Bookmark Page