Palm Beach State College

College Catalog 2017-2018

Palm Beach State College
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Property and Casualty General Lines Agent  (5469)


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 take the State of Florida licensing examination for the property & casualty general lines (2.20 authority), in preparation for the position of general lines agent. This pre-licensing course is approved by the Florida Department of Financial Services, Division of Agent and Agency Services.

Topics include automobile, fire & allied lines, general liability, homeowner's insurance, crime & surety, worker's compensation, inland & ocean marine, aviation and boiler machinery. Course content includes development of communication, critical thinking, human relations and employability skills.


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 all courses listed in the catalog for this program.


Program Length
Total program clock hours: 200. Approximate program length: 14 weeks.


Location
The 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: 200
RMI0091 Property and Casualty/General Lines 200
Total Program Clock Hours: 200

For individualized course sequence


Employment Opportunities
The entry-level insurance agent understands automobile insurance, fire and allied lines, general liability, homeowners insurance, crime and surety, workers compensation, inland and ocean marine and aviation.

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 this program, the student is eligible to take the Florida Department of Insurance exam for licensure in property & casualty/general lines.


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