Insurance Education


Earning a designation can increase your quality of customer service, sales, revenues, and more. The National Alliance for Insurance Education & Research is the only program in Puerto Rico approved by the Insurance Commissioner Office that allow you to earn CE credits without taking exam once you earn a designation.

Designation's Courses

What is The National Alliance for Insurance Education & Research?

"With a legacy that began in 1969, The National Alliance is recognized across the nation as the best source for continuing education credits, designation opportunities, and concrete knowledge for insurance and risk management professionals of every experience level. More than 133,000 participants are attending the programs worldwide."sm -

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Frequent questions / answers

*For CISR you have three (3) years to complete it.

*Once you pass the 6th you will have three (3) more years to complete the distinction CISR Elite

*For CIC & CRM you have five (5) years (each) to complete it.
*You can take one CRM to complete your CIC designation.
*Once you take the CRM you will start the time for it.
*Every designation needs an annual update. Usually it's on your birthday, but you can do it no more than 6 months prior.
*CIC or CRM give you 2 years update for CISR.
*If you have two or more designations, you only need to make one update. (always the higher one)
*If you decide to pay the National Alliance membership, you will be allow to attend and use as an update: Dynamics Series and Rubles
*With certain age and years holding the designation you may qualified for Tenured status. Which means that your update will be required every other year, among other privileges.
*The National Alliance for Insurance Education & Research is the only entity approved by the Insurance Commissioner of Puerto Rico to obtain continuing education credits without the need to answer an exam, if the participant has one of the above named designations.
*If you hold other designation like: CPA / CPE / CSP / ACSR / TASBO / CLU, etc. You could request credits, hours or points from our courses. Ask your local Ed Coordinator for more information

Terms and Conditions

To guarantee your seat, please send your payment with a minimum of three days before the course requested. No “walk-ins” accepted.
2Cancellations / Refunds
Cancellations must be in writing. No refunds, except, change to courses with "The National Alliance" (i.e. CRM / Ruble) directly. There will be no refund for continuing education credits if you do not pass the exam.
3Change of Date or Participant
Change dates: One-day course (CISR) will be charged with $25; courses of two days or more (CIC) will be charge with $50. Participant substitutions are accepted at least 48 hours before the course without additional charges. MAXIMUM OF TWO CHANGES PARTICIPANTS. AFTER THIS, IT WILL BE CANCEL WITHOUT REFUND. (CANCELLATION FEES MAY APPLY)
4Other terms
We reserve the right to make changes in the academic curriculum, cancel or change day in order to complete the quorum required of participants.