Become a pre-licensing education (PLE ) provider
Become a PLE provider
To obtain authorization as a PLE provider, the following items must be submitted electronically (such as an email with attachment or on a CD):
An applicant for program director must be:
- Experienced: Five years teaching, with knowledge of insurance products, principals, laws and rules,
- Trustworthy: As defined in WAC 284-17-535(1)(3) (leg.wa.gov), and
- Competent: Must hold a Washington state producer license in good standing and possess the appropriate academic or professional credentials acceptable to the commissioner.
If the program director will teach courses, the instructor requirements also apply. The program director must hold a producer license with the same lines of authority he or she proposes to teach.
Where to send application packets
- Fax to 360-586-2019,
- Email us, or
- Mail to P.O. Box 40255, Olympia, WA 98504.