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CEBS Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credit

CEBS graduates can use Symposium session to earn CPE credit. Each 50-minute hour of education qualifies for 1 CPE credit. The $25 service fee to report credit for other professions does not apply. Visit for more information. 

The 2017 Symposium qualifies for up to 19 CEBS CPE credits.

Insurance Professionals

If there is no indication that your state is pending 2017 Insurance approval in the chart below, no request for credit has been made.

These sessions are approved for the 2017 Symposium.

Note: The links for preapproved insurance sessions do not apply to states where instructor approval is required. Session approvals specific for instructor states will be provided in registration packet on site.

2017 Symposium - Insurance Credit Approval By State

Insurance State

September 18

September 19

September 20




7 Life Only/Accident
& Health

6 Life Only/Accident & Health, 1 Ethics
4 Life Only/Accident & Health


7 Life/Accident & Health
6 Life/Accident & Health, 1 Ethics
4 Life/Accident & Health


7 LH
6 LH
4 LH


5 Generic Life, Health and Variable
6 Generic Life, Health and Variable
1 Ethics
4 Generic Life, Health and Variable


7 Life & Accident Sickness
6 Life & Accident Sickness
1 Ethics
4 Life & Accident Sickness


7 General
6 General
1 Ethics
4 General


7 Life, Accident and Health
6 Life, Accident and Health
1 Ethics
4 Life, Accident and Health
7 General
6 General
1 Ethics
4 General





7 Life/Health
6 Life/Health
1 Ethics
4 Life/health


7 General
6 General
1 Ethics
4 General


7 Life/Health
6 Life/Health
1 Ethics
4 Life/Health


7 General-Classroom
6 General-Classroom
1 Ethics-Classroom
4 General-Classroom


7 Life, Accident & Health
6 Life, Accident & Health
1 Ethics
4 Life, Accident & Health


7 Life and Health
6 Life and Health
1 Ethics/Suitability, Missouri Law and Dut.
4 Life and Health



New Hampshire

New Jersey

7 Health
6 Health
4 Health


New Mexico

New York *7 B, LB, LC, LSB, L/A and HA, PC/A
6 B, LB, LC, LSB, L/A and HAP, P/CA
1 B, GC, LB, LC, LSB, L/A and HA, P/CA, PA
4 B, LB, LC, LSB, L/A and HA, P/CA

North Carolina

7 General
6 General
1 Ethics
4 General


7 General
6 General
1 Ethics
4 General



7 General
7 General
4 General
Rhode Island

South Carolina 


Texas *

7 Classroom
6 Classroom
1 Classroom Ethics
4 Classroom



7 LIfe & Health
6 Life & Health
1 Ethics

4 Life & Health

Washington *

7 General
7 General
1 Ethics

4 General
Wisconsin​7 Life, Accident & Health
​6 Life, Accident & Health, 1 Ethics
​4 Life, Accident & Health

Updated 8/22/2017

*State department requires both instructors and sessions to be approved in order to administer continuing education credit.  See link to approved sessions/instructors for each day of the Symposium.  



The 2017 Symposium was approved for 16.0 General recertification hours toward aPHR™, PHR®, PHRca®, SPHR®, GPHR®, PHRi™ and SPHRi™ recertification through HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®).

The session "Navigating Vendor Changes and Implementations" qualifies for "Business Credit."

Any HRCI questions can be directed to HRCI 1-866-898-4724 or view website policies Questions may also be directed to the Society’s Continuing Education department.


The use of this seal confirms that this activity has met HR Certification Institute’s® (HRCI®) criteria for recertification credit pre-approval.


The International Society is a preferred provider with SHRM. The 2017 Symposium was approved for 16.0 PDCs; you may use this credit towards your CP and SCP designations.



ISCEBS is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit.

In accordance with the standards of the National Registry of CPE sponsors, CPE credits will be granted based on a 50-minute hour. The maximum credit available for the 2016 Symposium was 19.0 credit hours.

The 2017 Symposium will be submitted for approval.



CFP® (United States)

The 2017 Symposium was approved by the CFP Board, only select sessions qualified for credit. A listing of approved sessions is available.

CFP®  (Canada)

CFP Professionals are required to attest to the completion of their CE requirements for the calendar year specified on the annual Application for Financial Planning Standards Council™ (FPSC) License Renewal Form. At time of renewal CFP professionals will not be required to submit CE supporting documentation. FPSC relies on the CFP professional to self-asses and maintain appropriate documentation for their CE activities. You will only be required to submit supporting documentation if selected for an audit.


IRS Enrolled Agents & Enrolled Retirement Plan Agents

The International Society is an approved IRS continuing education provider.
The 2017 Symposium is approved by the IRS for 19.0 credits under the category of "Qualified Retirement Plan Matters".
Approved audience: Enrolled Agents (EA)/Enrolled Retirement Plan Agents (ERPA) 

IRS CE is mandatory for EAs and ERPAs only.



State CLE credit approvals are based upon requests for credit received on registration and CE attendance forms.  The 2017 Symposium is eligible for a maximum of 960 minutes of MCLE instruction. 


Other Professions

For information on how the Symposium could meet continuing education requirements for other professions, call the Society at (262) 786-6710, option 2.


Canadian Insurance Professionals

Life insurance agents can earn credit in Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, and Saskatchewan. The program will be submitted to Quebec for approval (upon request) after the program has taken place.

The 2017 Symposium will be submitted to the Registered Insurance Brokers of Ontario (RIBO) as requests are made.

The Manitoba Insurance Council has approved the 2017 Symposium for 16.0 Life and/or A&S credits.

The Alberta Insurance Council has accredited the 2017 Symposium for 16 Accident & Sickness continuing education hours.



To request confirmation of credit to be earned or to request credit IF YOU HAVE NOT ALREADY DONE SO, call the Society Continuing Education department at (262) 786-6710, option 2 or e-mail A $25 service charge, as indicated on the registration form should be paid in advance of the program taking place.