8 Hour Initial Mandatory LTC Training

Insurance Continuing Education in South Carolina

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$59.00

8 credit hours

8 credits in Long Term Care Partnership

Topics Covered: Long Term Care

Other credit types available: CFP, PCE, Long Term Care Certification

If purchased today, this course must be completed by: September 17, 2020

South Carolina insurance continuing education requires an impartial third-party proctor be present during your final exam. The proctor must be at least 18 years of age and cannot be a friend, relative or co-worker of the licensee, nor anyone with a financial interest in the exam result.

Description

This course was developed to meet the long-term care ongoing training requirements in this state and provide students with 8 hours of continuing education.
 
Course Overview: During this course, participants will learn about the state and federal regulations and requirements and the relationship between qualified state long-term care insurance Partnership programs and other public and private coverage of long-term care services, including Medicaid. They will learn about the available long-term care services and providers, as well as changes or improvements in long-term care services or providers. Also taught will be the alternatives to the purchase of long-term care insurance as well as the effect of inflation on benefits and the importance of inflation protection. The participants will also learn about consumer suitability standards and guidelines.
 
Learning Objectives:
Upon completion of the course, the participant will know:
  • The specifics and significance of the Deficit Reduction and the NAIC Model Acts
  • The characteristics of long-term care
  • The various types of long-term care services and the providers of those services
  • Short term care provided by Medicaid coverage
  • The services provided by Medicaid
  • Medicaid eligibility guidelines for long-term care coverage
  • The meaning and significance of transfer of assets
  • Long-term care insurance regulations and legislation
  • Suitability guidelines for long-term care insurance
  • LTC Insurance Underwriting
  • The impact of the partnership program expansion
  • Features and benefits of long-term care insurance policies
  • Long-term care insurance premiums
  • LTC Federal and State Tax Incentives
  • Alternative funding options for long-term care
PLEASE NOTE: Credit will NOT be given for a course (including those approved to meet the ethics requirement) that is repeated within a 2 year period. Ordering courses with the same course number is considered course repetition.
 

Course Details

Course Number: 144930
State-Approved Name: 8 Hour Initial Mandatory LTC Training
Provider: LTC Connection
Provider Number: 172627

This course has been certified by:

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Rules for South Carolina Insurance Continuing Education (CE)

  • This state allows for course material to be downloaded. Please note that not all courses will have content that is suitable or available for downloading.
  • Exam is closed book.
  • Effective January 2011, the deadline for biennially complying with continuing education and license renewal is the last day of the producer's month of birth. Producers born in an odd numbered year must comply by the last day of the birth month in an odd numbered year. Producers born in an even numbered year must comply by the last day of the birth month in an even numbered year.
  • Multi-line (property and casualty and life, accident and health) producers must complete twenty-four hours of CE credits. A minimum of eight (8) credit hours must be completed in each line of authority and a minimum of three (3) credit hours of Ethics.
  • Producers with reduced compliance requirements (15 hours) must complete 12 hours in the line of authority held and 3 hours of Ethics. Multi-line producers with reduced compliance requirements (15 hours) must complete 6 hours in each line of authority and 3 hours of ethics. Failure to comply by the last day of the producer's birth month will result in the license being lapsed.
  • Click here to download the South Carolina Department of Insurance Continuing Insurance Education Reminder Notice. Last Updated 1/11/2018
  • Effective January 1, 2017, a valid personal and/or business email address is required by law. Please visit Online Services to update your email address. The Department will no longer be mailing hard copy renewal notices to licensees.
  • Producers must renew the license, obtain fingerprints, complete 24 hours of continuing education including a minimum of 3 hours of Ethics, and pay the biennial recordkeeping fee to the Continuing Education Administrator by the deadline or the producer license will lapse.
  • Up to 18 CE hours in excess of the CE compliance period may be carried over and applied to the next compliance period. (The law allowing reduced CE compliance was repealed January 1, 2010. This Section applies only to those producers who were granted a reduced CE compliance prior to January 1, 2010.)
  • An individual who arrives after the start of a CE class or leaves before the class is over will not receive credit for the continuing education classroom session, regardless of the number of hours completed during the class session. Instructors may deny credit to anyone who is inattentive (reading the newspaper, talking, texting, using cell phone, etc.).