Why Choose Our Schools?
IIA of Wisconsin prelicensing schools, approved by OCI, are designed
to help you pass your state licensing examination by the
quickest method of meeting the WI
education hours requirement.
Big "I" prelicensing students consistently boast the highest exam passing ratios across our offered insurance lines. Our students pass the first time
they take their exam. We are so confident in this statement that we offer free retake courses for anyone who doesn't.
Classes are led by enthusiastic, seasoned insurance professionals who know
the business. Training is conducted in a student-friendly, comfortable classroom with free parking. More than 20,000 students have graduated our prelicensing schools since 1993.
to choose your class date and register online.
NEW! 2017 Prelicensing Training Schools Brochure
All prelicensing schools are held at
IIAW State Headquarters at 725 John Nolen Drive in Madison. Take
the Rimrock Road exit (north) off
the Beltline (Highway 12/18) and turn right on John Nolen Drive. Turn right immediately into our
driveway. Our office is located near
the Alliant Energy Center.
Course materials are included in your $335 registration fee and will be distributed to students on the first day of class. You will receive:
- Life & Health OR Property & Casualty Insurance Study Manual published by ExamFX.
- Intermediary's Guide to Wisconsin Insurance Law, Published by the Office of the Commissioner of Insurance
- State of Wisconsin Licensing Examination Candidate Handbook—Insurance.
On special request, course materials can be picked up early at the IIAW office or mailed with an additional shipping fee.
Important Examination Information
For information regarding the licensing exam, visit our Prometric - Testing Info page.
For information regarding licensing requirements, visit our OCI Prelicensing Education Requirements page.
IIAW School Code required for exam reservation: 20621
Digital Fingerprinting for Resident License Applicants
Section Ins 6.59 (4) (a), Wis. Adm. Code., requires that any individual resident applying for a license or adding additional lines of authority to a current license submit fingerprints and criminal background check as a part of the application.
- Reservations can be made online at www.fieldprintwisconsin.com. At the time of reservation, applicants must enter the Fieldprint code: FPWIOCIInsurance.
Students requiring lodging will receive a special rate of $84 +tax at the Clarion Suites (2110 Rimrock Road, Madison, WI), two blocks from the IIAW office. Please call the hotel directly at (608) 284-1234 and ask for the Independent Insurance Agents of Wisconsin's discount.
Clarion Suites Central - Madison - Map
If necessary, cancellation requests must be received at least five business days prior to the scheduled event and will incur a $25.00 processing fee. Cancellations with less than five business days advance notice will not be eligible for a refund.
One-time registration transfers are accepted, however, transfer requests must be received with at least 5 business days advance notice. Transfer requests received with less than 5 business days notice will by approved on a case-by-case basis and will incur an additional fee.
In the event of hazardous conditions, the IIAW closure policy follows that of Madison schools (excludes two hour delays). If the IIAW does close during a week of class, the subsequent day will be made up on the Friday of the same week.
*The IIAW's prelicensing schools are not filed for continuing education credits.