Welcome to the International Center for Captive Insurance Education

Several years in the making, ICCIE (pronounced “I SEE”) was developed in response to a need expressed by captive insurance professionals for in-depth educational offerings, information on current topics, and a professional designation.

Despite a strong pattern of expansion in captive insurance companies, research showed that there was a critical lack of education and training in the industry that, if not corrected, could affect its continued growth and professionalism. ICCIE’s mission is to be the premier provider of captive insurance education and to offer the preeminent professional designation in captive insurance.

Elevate believes in the ACI platform, not only for the valuable education it provides on a current basis , but for the continuing development of our staff for the future. The ACI program is an investment that will provide a lifetime of return.

Jerry Messick , Elevate Captives
Completed designation: August 3, 2016

With the establishment of a newly revised Tennessee captive statute in 2011, it was clear that having qualified regulatory personnel was critical to our success as a domicile of choice. As a result, every new examiner, analyst or attorney supporting the Captive Section is required to obtain their ACI designation from ICCIE. This requirement so significantly improved the strength of the Captive Section that the examination of captives can be performed within the Section…allowing us to pass substantial contract examination cost savings along to captive owners.

Michael Corbett , Director of Captive Insurance, State of Tennessee

ICCIE has done an excellent job with the program from curriculum to using excellent teachers that have real world experience. I have been working with CPAs and clients regarding Captives and ICCIE’s program has given me the knowledge needed to bring value.

Keith Tanner , IOA Risk Services
Completed designation: August 13, 2015

The comprehensive curriculum of the ICCIE Program, being led by Captive Industry Professionals, ensured the practicality of all Subjects.

Rashanna Thompson , RMW Insurance
Completed designation June 9, 2017

ICCIE courses are offered online via instructor-led webinars — combined with readings, homework assignments, and chatboard interaction done at the convenience of the student’s schedule. Each course is offered one or more times during the year. Each course includes a start and end date, followed by a testing period.

Where, when and how are
the courses taught?

ICCIE offers students the opportunity to participate in its captive insurance education program as either designation candidates, certificate matriculants, ICCIE Fellow candidates or individual class (modular) students.

What are the
programs of study?

With the understanding that the success of ICCIE depends on stellar academic quality, ICCIE has recruited some of the most recognized names in captive insurance to serve as instructors.

Who teaches


Scholarship and grant monies may be available to cover all or a portion of the costs for ICCIE programs. Check with the various industry organizations, including ASHRM, CICA, PRIMA, RIMS, VCIA, and VSAC, to find application forms and deadlines for the scholarship process applicable.

Approved Modules at Captive Conferences

Earn TC or CE Credit at Captive Conferences and Partner Organizations

Many captive conference sessions qualify for ICCIE teleconference or continuing education credit.

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