Get Ready for the Open Enrollment Period with NAHU

Are you ready for open enrollment as an insurance agent?

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Open Enrollment Ready?

Open Enrollment starts in November, that means your clients are going to need help enrolling in coverage. All agents and brokers must complete the federal marketplace registration and training to assist consumers with enrollment through Members of NAHU are being encouraged to certify through the federal marketplace agent and broker training program, provided by NAHU. It is also the only program run by an agent/broker association. It is on NAHU’s Online Learning Institute. The course includes webinar modules, a final exam, a real-time help desk by phone, and the opportunity to earn continuing education credits. NAHU members can also renew their certification for the low price of $57.99 (even those who completed training and certification on any platform last year—including through CMS directly).  Join NAHU here.

Insurance Agent Attention:

All agents and brokers must finish the federal marketplace registration and training to assist consumers with enrollment through Agents and brokers who completed plan year 2017 registration can only assist consumers through October 31, 2017, when plan year 2017 agreements expire. Agents and brokers must complete plan year 2018 registration and training to be able to assist consumers with 2017 coverage during November and December 2017. It is also needed to be complete to help consumers enroll for the first time or re-enroll in coverage for plan year 2018.

 Why NAHU’s Training:

◾NAHU is the only insurance agent/broker association to receive CMS approval to vendor for the FFM insurance agent/broker training. (Last 3 years).

◾NAHU’s Learning Institute is a source for brokers in need of continuing education (CE).

◾Training meets CMS registration requirements necessary to sell marketplace plans.

◾CE credits filed in most states and Washington, D.C. Check your CE rules for state training requirements.

◾User access to NAHU’s live Help Desk and technical support team by phone and email.

◾Self-study at your fingertips – NAHU’s training bookmarks your progress so you can pick back up where you left off.


We hope that this information on an insurance agent was useful to you.

Empower Brokerage is dedicated to helping you make informed decisions about your health and finances. Whether it’s through webinar training, one-on-one calls, seminars, or marketing plans, we want you to be successful!

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This Article Was Updated 06/18/2024.