Palm Beach State College

College Catalog 2017-2018

Palm Beach State College
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Insurance Claims Adjuster  (5498)


Type of Award
PSAV - Post Secondary Adult Vocational Certificate


Program Website
www.palmbeachstate.edu/programs/Insurance


Program Description
This PSAV program is designed to prepare students to work in an insurance office as an accredited claims adjuster. This program is approved by the Florida Department of Financial Services, Division of Agent and Agency Services, as a pre-licensing requirement for obtaining a ACA 5.20 or 6.20 Insurance License. This course is required for the public adjuster apprentice (3.21) license.


Program Learning Outcomes
For detailed information, visit www.palmbeachstate.edu/learningoutcomes/Program-Learning-Outcomes.


Admission Requirements
No high school diploma or GED is required. Students must:
Complete an Application for Admission, located at
www.palmbeachstate.edu/admissions/Admissions-Applications.aspx.


Completion Requirements
Students must successfully complete the course listed in the catalog for this program.


Program Length
Total program clock hours: 40; Approximate program length: 5 weeks


Location
This program is offered at the Lake Worth campus.


For More Information
Jenny Posadas, posadasj@palmbeachstate.edu, (561) 868-3864


To see when the course is offered, click the course number. To see a course description, click the course title.
Required Courses Clock Hours: 40
RMI0635 Accredited Claims Adjuster Designation (ACA) 40
Total Program Clock Hours: 40

For individualized course sequence


Employment Opportunities
This program will prepare students to work in an insurance office handling insurance claims for the clients on behalf of the insurance company. It also meets the state requirement for pre-licensing for the public adjuster apprentice license.

NOTE: You cannot be licensed in Florida if you do not possess a Social Security Number.


Gainful Employment
Program length excludes this program from gainful employment reporting requirements.


Career Path Notes
Upon successful completion of the program, students are able to apply to Florida Department of Insurance to obtain their 5.20 or 6.20 insurance license. This course will also enable students to meet the requirement on the public adjuster apprentice license.


Career Center
www.palmbeachstate.edu/Career
For more information about employment opportunities including job outlook and salary information visit:
Occupational Outlook Handbook: http://www.bls.gov/oco/
O-Net Online: http://online.onetcenter.org/