License Requirements

How to Get a Nebraska Insurance License

How to Get a Nebraska Insurance License

COVID-19 Updates:

6/25/20:  Take a look into Prometric's remote testing technology, ProProctor.  Perform a system check on your computer to see if it meets the technical specifications and view the ProProctor User Guide for all other requirements.
5/01/20:  Prometric testing is available in a limited capacity due to social distancing precautions and varies by location.  The Department is no longer issuing temporary insurance licenses.
4/17/20:  Nebraska will have the option for candidates to take remotely proctored exams called ProProctor.  Please be aware that there is currently an influx of candidates and capacity will be limited in the near future.  Prometric is in the process of onboarding new proctors and ramping up testing capacity as quickly as possible.
3/31/20:  The Nebraska Department of Insurance will begin issuing temporary resident producer licenses


Nebraska Department of Insurance

Testing Provider (Prometric)

(402) 471-4913

(800) 853-4753

1. Complete a Prelicensing Course

If you would like to sell insurance in Nebraska, you must pass the state licensing exam. To prepare for the licensing exam, you should take an insurance course.  Insurance prelicensing courses are provided by A.D. Banker & Company in many different formats:  web classes, online courses, or self-study. All courses are cross-referenced with the exam content outline.

Beginning July 19, 2018, completion of prelicensing education will not be a requirement to obtain a resident producer license in Nebraska.


2. Pass a Licensing Exam

Making Exam Reservations

Licensing exams are provided by Prometric. You can make an exam reservation online, by phone, fax, or mail.  Exam fees may be paid with a Master Card, Visa, money order, company check, or cashier’s check.  Personal checks are not accepted.

ATTN: NE Insurance Program
3110 Lord Baltimore Dr. Ste. 200
Windsor Mill, MD 21244
Fax: (800) 347-9242

    1. Call (800) 853-4753 after the registration has been processed to schedule your exam.

What to Bring

  • A current, signed form of identification.  The identification document must:
    • Be government-issued (e.g., driver’s license, state-issued or  military id card)
    • Contain both a current photo and your signature
    • Have a name that exactly matches the name used to register for the exam

Exam Procedures

  • Report to the test center 30 minutes before the exam to verify identification and be photographed.
  • All testing sessions are video and audio recorded.
  • No personal items are allowed in the testing room such as cell phones, watches, wallets, or purses.

Exam Format

  • Each major line exam is given in a multiple-choice format.
  • Each exam contains “experimental” questions that are mixed in with the scored questions and are not identified. Experimental questions may not be covered in the candidate's educational materials and do not affect your final score!
  • The passing score required on each exam is 70%.
  • When you complete the exam, your score will be displayed on the screen and you will receive a printed score report. The score report will include whether you passed or failed, the overall percentage score, and percentage correct for each of the major sections of the exam.  Candidates who do not pass can schedule the exam again with no waiting period.
  • Prometric notifies the Department of Insurance your exam results within 2 business days.

Nebraska Exam Information

Exam Code

Exam Name

Exam Time

Total Questions


Producer's Life and Annuities

2 hrs



Producer's Accident and Health or Sickness

2 hrs



Producer's Life and Annuities; Accident and Health or Sickness Insurance

2 hrs 30 min



Producer's Property and Casualty

2 hrs 30 min



Producer's Personal Lines

2 hrs



Producer's Property Insurance

2 hrs



Producer's Casualty Insurance

2 hrs




1 hr



Consultant's Life and Annuities; Accident and Health or Sickness

2 hrs 30 min



Consultant's Property and Casualty

2 hrs 30 min


3. Apply for License

After passing the exam, apply for your license by completing an application at

A.D. Banker Prelicensing Course Free Trial

A.D. Banker & Company provides licensing information as a courtesy to our students. While reasonable attempts have been made to ensure the accuracy of this information, licensees are ultimately responsible for ensuring that they are in compliance with the requirements set forth by their state licensing entity. A.D. Banker & Company offers no guarantee of the accuracy of this information and will not be held liable in case of noncompliance with the license requirements.