Horizon Professional Education, Inc.
 

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

We currently offer Continuing Education classes and Pre-licensing classes for insurance.  Our calendar is updated regularly, so please check with us frequently to see what's new.


If you have questions or need additional assistance, please call us at 704-529-3199.


We look forward to seeing you at an upcoming class.

Upcoming events

    • 21 Oct 2019
    • 8:00 AM
    • 23 Oct 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    LIFE CLASS

    This class is for the individual wanting to obtain a Life Insurance license.

    Monday - Wednesday Schedule
    8:00 AM until 6:00 PM

    Other Information
    1. Registration fee is $135 and includes the cost of books, review and class exam.  NC State Exam Fees are separate fee. 
    2. Lunch is at 1:00 PM daily.
    3. Breaks are 10 minutes each hour.
    If you have questions, please contact Janice Stevens at 704-529-3199 X 102.
    • 21 Oct 2019
    • 8:00 AM
    • 25 Oct 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    LIFE & HEALTH PRE-LICENSING CLASS

    This class is for the individual wanting to obtain both Life Insurance and Health Insurance licenses.

    Schedule
    Monday - Thursday Schedule
    8:00 AM until 6:00 PM; Lunch at 1:00 PM

    Friday Schedule
    8:00 AM until 1:00 PM - Class
    1:00 PM until 4:00 PM - Lunch, Study & Review, Class Exam (Lunch will be optional on this day)

    Other Information
    1. Registration fee is $270 and includes the cost of books, review and class exam.  NC State Exam Fees are separate fee. 
    2. Lunch is at 1:00 PM daily.
    3. Breaks are 10 minutes each hour.
    Questions?
    If you have questions, please contact Janice Stevens at 704-529-3199 X 102 or email by clicking here.


    • 23 Oct 2019
    • 1:00 PM
    • 25 Oct 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    • 5
    Register
    Health Pre-Licensing Class

    This class is for the individual wanting to obtain a Health Insurance license only.

    1:00 PM until 6:00 PM - Wednesday
    8:00 AM until 6:00 PM - Thursday & Friday

    Registration fee includes the cost of books.
    • 25 Oct 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    Flood - Three (3) Hours C.E.
    Meets NC Flood Requirement

    The mandatory Flood Insurance course gives a brief history of Flood Insurance Including the Mississippi River Commission and the various Flood Acts since 1936.  Usage of the numerous forms associated with a flood policy is discussed in detail.  The requirements to comply with the Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2004 are detailed including the forms required by the Act. Flood Insurance rating and claims handling are discussed, outlining a policyholders responsibilities when filing a claim.

    • 25 Oct 2019
    • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
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    Homeowners - Three (3) Hours C.E.

    The Homeowners course covers the eligibility guidelines for the six major policies in the HO 2000 program that cover homeowners, renters, and owners of condominiums or cooperatives.  The Homeowners 2, broad form (HO-2) policy is a named-perils policy that specifically covers perils enumerated in the policy including, windstorm, lightning, or hail and fire.

    • 04 Nov 2019
    • 8:00 AM
    • 06 Nov 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    LIFE CLASS

    This class is for the individual wanting to obtain a Life Insurance license.

    Monday - Wednesday Schedule
    8:00 AM until 6:00 PM

    Other Information
    1. Registration fee is $135 and includes the cost of books, review and class exam.  NC State Exam Fees are separate fee. 
    2. Lunch is at 1:00 PM daily.
    3. Breaks are 10 minutes each hour.
    If you have questions, please contact Janice Stevens at 704-529-3199 X 102.
    • 04 Nov 2019
    • 8:00 AM
    • 08 Nov 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    LIFE & HEALTH PRE-LICENSING CLASS

    This class is for the individual wanting to obtain both Life Insurance and Health Insurance licenses.

    Schedule
    Monday - Thursday Schedule
    8:00 AM until 6:00 PM; Lunch at 1:00 PM

    Friday Schedule
    8:00 AM until 1:00 PM - Class
    1:00 PM until 4:00 PM - Lunch, Study & Review, Class Exam (Lunch will be optional on this day)

    Other Information
    1. Registration fee is $270 and includes the cost of books, review and class exam.  NC State Exam Fees are separate fee. 
    2. Lunch is at 1:00 PM daily.
    3. Breaks are 10 minutes each hour.
    Questions?
    If you have questions, please contact Janice Stevens at 704-529-3199 X 102 or email by clicking here.


    • 06 Nov 2019
    • 1:00 PM
    • 08 Nov 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    • 9
    Register
    Health Pre-Licensing Class

    This class is for the individual wanting to obtain a Health Insurance license only.

    1:00 PM until 6:00 PM - Wednesday
    8:00 AM until 6:00 PM - Thursday & Friday

    Registration fee includes the cost of books.
    • 11 Nov 2019
    • 8:00 AM
    • 13 Nov 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    Property Pre-Licensing

    This class is for the individual wanting to obtain a Property Insurance license only.

    Property Pre-Licensing
    8:00 AM until 6:00 PM - Day 1 - Day 3
    12:00 Noon - One Hour Lunch Daily
    10 Minute Break Every Hour

    Registration fee includes the cost of books.

    Please Note:  If you plan to obtain both Property and Casualty licenses, you must complete the Property Pre-Licensing class first. If you have questions, please contact Janice Stevens at 704-529-3199 X 102 or Linda Ake at 704-529-3199 X 103.
    • 11 Nov 2019
    • 8:00 AM
    • 15 Nov 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    Property & Casualty Pre-Licensing

    This class is for the individual wanting to obtain both Property and Casualty Insurance licenses.  This class is also recommended for those interested in obtaining an Adjuster's license.

    Property Pre-Licensing
    8:00 AM until 6:00 PM - Monday - Wednesday

    Casualty Pre-Licensing
    1:00 PM until 6:00 PM - Wednesday
    8:00 AM until 6:00 PM - Thursday & Friday

    12:00 Noon - One Hour Lunch Daily
    10 Minute Break Every Hour


    Registration fee includes the cost of books.

    If you have questions, please contact Janice Stevens at 704-529-3199 X 102 or Linda Ake at 704-529-3199 X 103.
    • 11 Nov 2019
    • 8:00 AM
    • 15 Nov 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    Adjuster's License Prep

    This class is recommended for the individual who wants to obtain a North Carolina Adjuster's license. This training class will help you pass the North Carolina exam, but pre-licensing training is not required for an Adjuster's license.

    This class meets in conjunction with the Property & Casualty Pre-Licensing class, which is required for individuals seeking Property and/or Casualty licenses. 


    Class Schedule
    8:00 AM until 6:00 PM - Monday - Thursday
    8:00 AM until 12:00 Noon - Friday

    12:00 Noon - One Hour Lunch Daily
    10 Minute Break Every Hour


    Registration fee includes the cost of books.

    If you have questions, please contact Janice Stevens at 704-529-3199 X 102 or Linda Ake at 704-529-3199 X 103.
    • 12 Nov 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register

    Business Insurance

    Three (3) Hours C.E.


    This course explains the different types of business entities.  Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to explain the importance of a buy/sell agreement to a business owner and determine what type of agreement would be appropriate for each type of entity.  Taxation of premiums and proceeds of an insurance funded by a buy/sell agreement will also be covered.  Key Employee Insurance will also be discussed and will include funding options, taxation of premiums, proceeds from a life insurance policy, and how to identify who is a key employee.  Business Overhead Expense policies will be reviewed, as well as different types of overhead expenses covered by such a policy.


    • 12 Nov 2019
    • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    Understanding Qualified Retirement Plans
    Three (3) Hours C.E.

    This course discusses the qualifications for qualified retirement plans - the tax advantages, general requirements, and eligibility.  The taxation of qualified plans is covered for the employer and the employee, as well as contributions and distributions.  ERISA, the federal law that regulates qualified retirement plans, is reviewed as it applies to plan provisions, funding, administration, and plan termination.  A basic understanding of various qualified plans, such as 401(k), Roth 401(k), Profit-Sharing plans and ESOPS is provided.  The course explains funding methods and funding vehicles.  Students will learn the advantages of life insurance inside of qualified plans and the rules that must be adhered to insuring the insurance provides tax free recovery.  Social Security‚Äôs role and integration with qualified retirement plans is discussed.

    • 13 Nov 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    Ethics - Three (3) Hours Ethics C.E.
    Meets NC Ethics Requirement

    This course provides an overview of the ethical issues facing the insurance industry and its agents today.  The course addresses key issues facing insurance professionals and sets forth basic ethical standards, both expected and mandated by North Carolina law.  Key issues such as full disclosure, fiduciary responsibility, advertising, and acting responsibly and professionally are emphasized.

    • 13 Nov 2019
    • 1:00 PM
    • 15 Nov 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    Casualty Pre-Licensing

    This class is for the individual wanting to obtain a Casualty Insurance license only.  This class is also recommended for those seeking an Adjuster's license.

    Casualty Pre-Licensing
    1:00 PM until 6:00 PM - Day 1
    8:00 AM until 6:00 PM - Day 2 & 3

    12:00 Noon - One Hour Lunch Daily
    10 Minute Break Every Hour


    Registration fee includes the cost of books.

    Please Note:  If you plan to obtain both Property and Casualty licenses, it is recommended that you complete the Property Pre-Licensing class first.  If you have questions, please contact Janice Stevens at 704-529-3199 X 102.
    • 14 Nov 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    Medicare Advantage
    Three (3) Hours C.E.

    The objectives of this course are to:
    • Explain the difference between Original Medicare and the managed care option which Medicare Advantage. 
    • Give a brief description of the evolution of the program from its inception in 1997 dues to the passage of the Balance Budget Act to the Medicare Prescription Drug Improvement and Modernization Act of 2003.
    • Discuss the various options available in the Medicare Advantage Program.
    • Explain the different enrollment periods for Medicare Advantage.
    • Discuss the future of Medicare Advantage.
    • 18 Nov 2019
    • 8:00 AM
    • 20 Nov 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    LIFE CLASS

    This class is for the individual wanting to obtain a Life Insurance license.

    Monday - Wednesday Schedule
    8:00 AM until 6:00 PM

    Other Information
    1. Registration fee is $135 and includes the cost of books, review and class exam.  NC State Exam Fees are separate fee. 
    2. Lunch is at 1:00 PM daily.
    3. Breaks are 10 minutes each hour.
    If you have questions, please contact Janice Stevens at 704-529-3199 X 102.
    • 18 Nov 2019
    • 8:00 AM
    • 22 Nov 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    LIFE & HEALTH PRE-LICENSING CLASS

    This class is for the individual wanting to obtain both Life Insurance and Health Insurance licenses.

    Schedule
    Monday - Thursday Schedule
    8:00 AM until 6:00 PM; Lunch at 1:00 PM

    Friday Schedule
    8:00 AM until 1:00 PM - Class
    1:00 PM until 4:00 PM - Lunch, Study & Review, Class Exam (Lunch will be optional on this day)

    Other Information
    1. Registration fee is $270 and includes the cost of books, review and class exam.  NC State Exam Fees are separate fee. 
    2. Lunch is at 1:00 PM daily.
    3. Breaks are 10 minutes each hour.
    Questions?
    If you have questions, please contact Janice Stevens at 704-529-3199 X 102 or email by clicking here.


    • 20 Nov 2019
    • 1:00 PM
    • 22 Nov 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    Health Pre-Licensing Class

    This class is for the individual wanting to obtain a Health Insurance license only.

    1:00 PM until 6:00 PM - Wednesday
    8:00 AM until 6:00 PM - Thursday & Friday

    Registration fee includes the cost of books.
    • 22 Nov 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    Flood - Three (3) Hours C.E.
    Meets NC Flood Requirement

    The mandatory Flood Insurance course gives a brief history of Flood Insurance Including the Mississippi River Commission and the various Flood Acts since 1936.  Usage of the numerous forms associated with a flood policy is discussed in detail.  The requirements to comply with the Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2004 are detailed including the forms required by the Act. Flood Insurance rating and claims handling are discussed, outlining a policyholders responsibilities when filing a claim.

    • 22 Nov 2019
    • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register

    High Risk Property & Workers Comp in NC

    Three (3) Hours C.E.

     

    This course is designed to acquaint agents and adjusters with the methods used in North Carolina to insure risks that may not be accepted on a voluntary basis by insurers.

    • 03 Dec 2019
    • 8:00 AM (EST)
    • 05 Dec 2019
    • 1:00 PM (EST)
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    Medicare Supplement/Long Term Care
    Pre-Licensing Class

    This class is for the individual wanting to obtain a Medicare Supplement/Long Term Care license. 

    Pre-Requisite:  Completion of Health Insurance Pre-Licensing Class or already holding a Health Insurance License.

    This is a three day class and includes 10 hours of classroom instruction, plus exam review, and the final school exam which is administered the third day. 

    Schedule
      All Days:  8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Registration fee includes the cost of books.

    Other Information
    1. Registration fee is $135 and includes the cost of books, review and class exam.  NC State Exam Fees are separate fee. 

     

    Breaks are 10 minutes each hour.

    Questions?
    If you have questions, please contact Janice Stevens at 704-529-3199 X 102 or email by clicking here.
    • 09 Dec 2019
    • 8:00 AM
    • 11 Dec 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    LIFE CLASS

    This class is for the individual wanting to obtain a Life Insurance license.

    Monday - Wednesday Schedule
    8:00 AM until 6:00 PM

    Other Information
    1. Registration fee is $135 and includes the cost of books, review and class exam.  NC State Exam Fees are separate fee. 
    2. Lunch is at 1:00 PM daily.
    3. Breaks are 10 minutes each hour.
    If you have questions, please contact Janice Stevens at 704-529-3199 X 102.
    • 09 Dec 2019
    • 8:00 AM
    • 13 Dec 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    LIFE & HEALTH PRE-LICENSING CLASS

    This class is for the individual wanting to obtain both Life Insurance and Health Insurance licenses.

    Schedule
    Monday - Thursday Schedule
    8:00 AM until 6:00 PM; Lunch at 1:00 PM

    Friday Schedule
    8:00 AM until 1:00 PM - Class
    1:00 PM until 4:00 PM - Lunch, Study & Review, Class Exam (Lunch will be optional on this day)

    Other Information
    1. Registration fee is $270 and includes the cost of books, review and class exam.  NC State Exam Fees are separate fee. 
    2. Lunch is at 1:00 PM daily.
    3. Breaks are 10 minutes each hour.
    Questions?
    If you have questions, please contact Janice Stevens at 704-529-3199 X 102 or email by clicking here.


    • 11 Dec 2019
    • 1:00 PM
    • 13 Dec 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    Health Pre-Licensing Class

    This class is for the individual wanting to obtain a Health Insurance license only.

    1:00 PM until 6:00 PM - Wednesday
    8:00 AM until 6:00 PM - Thursday & Friday

    Registration fee includes the cost of books.
    • 16 Dec 2019
    • 8:00 AM
    • 18 Dec 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    Property Pre-Licensing

    This class is for the individual wanting to obtain a Property Insurance license only.

    Property Pre-Licensing
    8:00 AM until 6:00 PM - Day 1 - Day 3
    12:00 Noon - One Hour Lunch Daily
    10 Minute Break Every Hour

    Registration fee includes the cost of books.

    Please Note:  If you plan to obtain both Property and Casualty licenses, you must complete the Property Pre-Licensing class first. If you have questions, please contact Janice Stevens at 704-529-3199 X 102 or Linda Ake at 704-529-3199 X 103.
    • 16 Dec 2019
    • 8:00 AM
    • 20 Dec 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    Property & Casualty Pre-Licensing

    This class is for the individual wanting to obtain both Property and Casualty Insurance licenses.  This class is also recommended for those interested in obtaining an Adjuster's license.

    Property Pre-Licensing
    8:00 AM until 6:00 PM - Monday - Wednesday

    Casualty Pre-Licensing
    1:00 PM until 6:00 PM - Wednesday
    8:00 AM until 6:00 PM - Thursday & Friday

    12:00 Noon - One Hour Lunch Daily
    10 Minute Break Every Hour


    Registration fee includes the cost of books.

    If you have questions, please contact Janice Stevens at 704-529-3199 X 102 or Linda Ake at 704-529-3199 X 103.
    • 16 Dec 2019
    • 8:00 AM
    • 20 Dec 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    Adjuster's License Prep

    This class is recommended for the individual who wants to obtain a North Carolina Adjuster's license. This training class will help you pass the North Carolina exam, but pre-licensing training is not required for an Adjuster's license.

    This class meets in conjunction with the Property & Casualty Pre-Licensing class, which is required for individuals seeking Property and/or Casualty licenses. 


    Class Schedule
    8:00 AM until 6:00 PM - Monday - Thursday
    8:00 AM until 12:00 Noon - Friday

    12:00 Noon - One Hour Lunch Daily
    10 Minute Break Every Hour


    Registration fee includes the cost of books.

    If you have questions, please contact Janice Stevens at 704-529-3199 X 102 or Linda Ake at 704-529-3199 X 103.
    • 17 Dec 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    COBRA - Three (3) Hours C.E.

    Course content includes explanation of what COBRA is, its purpose and how it is enforced.  Also covered will be criteria for compliance, who must comply, the qualifying events that make COBRA necessary, how long it can last and benefits covered, as well as not covered.  The last portion of the class will explain the responsibilities of both employer and the beneficiary.  Penalties for COBRA non-compliance  will also be discussed.

    • 18 Dec 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    Ethics - Three (3) Hours Ethics C.E.
    Meets NC Ethics Requirement

    This course provides an overview of the ethical issues facing the insurance industry and its agents today.  The course addresses key issues facing insurance professionals and sets forth basic ethical standards, both expected and mandated by North Carolina law.  Key issues such as full disclosure, fiduciary responsibility, advertising, and acting responsibly and professionally are emphasized.

    • 18 Dec 2019
    • 1:00 PM
    • 20 Dec 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    Casualty Pre-Licensing

    This class is for the individual wanting to obtain a Casualty Insurance license only.  This class is also recommended for those seeking an Adjuster's license.

    Casualty Pre-Licensing
    1:00 PM until 6:00 PM - Day 1
    8:00 AM until 6:00 PM - Day 2 & 3

    12:00 Noon - One Hour Lunch Daily
    10 Minute Break Every Hour


    Registration fee includes the cost of books.

    Please Note:  If you plan to obtain both Property and Casualty licenses, it is recommended that you complete the Property Pre-Licensing class first.  If you have questions, please contact Janice Stevens at 704-529-3199 X 102.
    • 19 Dec 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register
    Social Security
    Three (3) Hours C.E.

    The objective of this course is to educate the student about one of the most important social insurance plans in the United States.  The student twill learn about the four main benefits provided by Social Security including who qualifies and how they qualify for those benefits.  Students will be a basic understanding of how the benefits are calculated, as well as when and if the benefit will be taxed.  The future of Social Security will be discussed, followed by an overview of ideas put forth to save the program by those responsible for it.

    • 30 Dec 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Horizon Professional Education
    Register