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Big I MN is the premier provider of insurance continuing education in Minnesota. Our focus is on quality and relevancy which sets us apart from the "fast and cheap" continuing education providers. Big I MN offers over 500 classroom hours of CE a year.
Additionally Big I MN is now able to offer Webinars to our members.  You can now take CE without leaving your desk.
April Goodin
Chief Operations Officer
763-235-6475  C:  612-237-6620
Amy Rau
Director of Education & Events


The Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation program provides an in-depth practical approach to education for insurance agents, CSRs and other insurance practitioners. CIC helps designees meet the changing needs of their clients. Participants earn their designation after taking the five institutes and passing an exam after each one.


Big I MN offers E&O courses throughout the year that can help members reduce their own agency's E&O exposure, gain continuing education credit, and earn a 10% loss control credit on their E&O policy with Swiss Re.


Big I MN offers a number of Ethics courses that meet the state licensing requirement. These courses are offered FREE for current Big I MN members.


The IA-MBA was built to provide agency owners and leaders with the foundations of a traditional MBA program but tweaked to meet your needs. Those who attend this program will leave with the management and finance skills required to grow and optimize their agency and take their careers to the next level.

Education Calendar

Here is our calendar. We have a variety of options both online and in the classroom.