What courses do you need to take to become an auto insurance agent in California?

What courses do you need to take to become an auto insurance agent in California?

I want to obtain a license to sell auto insurance in California but am confused about what courses I have to take.I know I have to take a 12 hour code and ethics class but I am uncertain if I have to take a 40 hour fire &- casualty class or 20 hour auto limited lines.Thanks to anyone who can help!

mbrcatz

Do you want to be able to sell insurance BESIDES auto? If so, you need the 40 hour class. For auto only, the 20 hour class.

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