The pandemic changed everything. But one thing isn’t going to change: Your clients will continue to count on your expertise to help them understand the Federally-facilitated Marketplace (FFM), explore their options, and get enrolled. Make sure you’re fully prepared to meet their needs by enrolling in AHIP’s CMS-approved FFM courses. With content created by our industry’s most trusted authorities, the insurance experts at AHIP, you’ll get the training you need and more.

 

Choose the Online Course that Fits Your Needs

  • Individual Marketplace Training 
  • Required by CMS if you want to sell products through the Marketplace. The course covers key aspects of the Federal Marketplace, including operations and structure, CMS guidelines, marketing, the enrollment process, and more. 
  • Individual Marketplace Training for Returning Agents and Brokers 
  • If you passed your required Individual Marketplace Training for plan year 2020 and wish to update your training to sell through the Marketplace for plan year 2021, this quick option may be the right choice for you.*
* Please note: Along with a 25-question final exam, the following modules will not be optional for this course: Basics Review for Returning Agents and Brokers, Individual Marketplace Review for Returning Agents and Brokers, and Privacy and Security Review for Returning Agents and Brokers. 

Ready to get started? Click here to register today!

Discover the AHIP Advantage

When you choose AHIP for your Federal Marketplace Training, the benefits extend beyond meeting your CMS training requirements:

    • AHIP training exceeds CMS standards: You’ll gain additional information to better-serve your clients and grow your business.
    • The opportunity to earn Continuing Education (CE) credits. (CE credits are available in most states for a small additional fee. Details are available here. To see if CE credits are available in your state, click here.)
    • AHIP’s flexible approach to online learning fits your work life and learning style. Learn, achieve, and succeed at your own pace. 
    • A fully supported, dedicated training website. AHIP courses run on their own platform, for fast, seamless learning.
    • 24/7 technical support by phone or email.

Prices

  • $55 for Individual Marketplace Training
  • $20 for Individual Marketplace Training for Returning Agents and Brokers
  • CE credits (where available) vary by state and training option. Details here.  

Ready to get started? Click here to register today!

Don't Forget

  • Agents and brokers must complete their FFM registration annually.
  • To sell products through the Marketplace, agents and brokers must complete all steps within the annual FFM registration process. This includes enrolling through the CMS portal, completing training, and signing the required Agreements(s) with CMS.
  • AHIP has been approved by CMS to develop and host FFM Training for FFM agents and brokers for plan year 2021.
  • Plan year 2021 Open Enrollment begins 11/1/20 and ends 12/15/20.
  • For information on the requirements and process for completing FFM agent and broker registration and training for plan year 2021, visit https://www.cms.gov/cciio/programs-and-initiatives/health-insurance-marketplaces/a-b-resources. 
  • For questions regarding AHIP’s Federal Marketplace Training, email Support@ahipinsuranceeducation.org.

Continuing Education Credit - Eligible States

Additional filing fees may apply and additional documentation may be required for your state’s CE credit processing. 

States with CE approval for plan year 2021 Federally- facilitated Individual Marketplace Training (Approx. 13 credits. Exact number varies by state.)

States with CE approval for plan year 2021 Federally-facilitated  Individual Marketplace Training for Agents & Brokers (Approx. 3 credits. Exact number varies by state.)

Alabama  
Arkansas
Arizona
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida  
Georgia
Illinois
Indiana   
Kansas
Louisiana
Maine
Michigan
Mississippi

 

 

Montana
Nebraska
New Jersey
New Hampshire 
North Carolina  
North Dakota
Oklahoma
Pennsylvania
South Carolina
South Dakota
Texas
Utah 
West Virginia 
Wisconsin 
Wyoming 

 


  

Alabama  
Arkansas
Arizona
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida  
Georgia
Illinois    
Indiana
Kansas
Louisiana
Maine
Michigan
Mississippi
Montana 
Nebraska



New Hampshire 
North Carolina
North Dakota
Oklahoma
Pennsylvania
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas  
Utah
Virginia
West Virginia  
Wisconsin
Wyoming