Competence test for mediating and advising insurance companies Certificate

After successfully passing an examination to prove the required competence of insurance intermediaries and insurance consultants before the competent authority, the latter then issues a certificate.

  • If applicable , identity card or passport

Related Links

  • ยง 34d paragraph 2 no. 4 Gewerbeordnung (GewO)
  • Insurance Mediation Ordinance (VersVermV)

The proficiency examination consists of a written and a practical part of the examination.

The written part of the examination covers in particular the following subject areas:

  • Basics of insurance
  • Social security framework conditions as well as basic features of state- and company-sponsored old-age provision
  • Legal basis for insurance mediation and insurance consulting

For the practical part of the examination, the candidate can choose between the following two subject areas:

  • Provision
  • Property/Wealth Insurance

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Lower Saxony Ministry of Economic Affairs, Labour and Transport

Last update or date of publication
13.09.2018