A group of students listen to their professor lecture in a classroom. This designation is designed for a variety of insurance professionals, including agency owners, producers, agents, CSRs, brokers and insurance company personnel. Photo: Drazen/Adobe Stock

Editor’s note: This column is part of PropertyCasualty360’s Foundations of P&C Insurance series, which aims to bring new insurance professionals up to speed, while keeping industry veterans sharp. On Fridays, PC360 will offer up fresh content covering the nitty-gritty details of P&C insurance, tips for professional development, articles looking at the industry’s more niche concepts, and the history of certain lines and programs.

In addition to licensing itself, ongoing education is imperative in today’s insurance industry. Professional designations serve as a way to highlight the advanced knowledge of insurance professionals who have chosen to further their expertise to others in the industry.

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Brittney Meredith-Miller

Brittney Meredith-Miller is assistant editor of PropertyCasualty360.com. She can be reached at [email protected].

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