The Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2004, Section 207 includes a one-time three hour continuing education requirement for those producers working with the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). This three hour course test the knowledge and understanding of flood insurance by licensed producers. Each state has adopted this requirement into their insurance regulations and is include with other continuing education credits to maintain the producer’s license. Insurers will not accept flood insurance application without a certificate of completion of the flood training.
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) which handles the National Flood Insurance Program offers online webinars on the changes in the law and changes in the flood maps. More Information can be found at the FEMA website.