Alaska Life and Health Insurance Agent Exam

Life & Health Exam Need of a License: An individual who is acting as an agent or producer needs a license to sell life and health insurance in Alabama.

Who Grants a License: Licenses are granted by the Alaska Division of Insurance.

Qualifications to receive a License: General eligibility criteria include:
  • Be 18 years of age
  • Be a resident of Alaska
  • Be trustworthy and competent
  • Pass an examination or examinations as a test of competence
Applying for the Producer Exam:  Candidates should thoroughly review the Alaska Insurance Licensing Candidate Handbook prior to applying for the exam. When ready, exam reservations can be made online at or by calling Pearson Vue at 800-274-5993. Additional correspondence may be mailed to:

Pearson Vue
Alaska Insurance
Attn: Regulatory Program
5601 Green Valley Dr.
Bloomington, MN 55437
Test Information: Each major lines examination is given in a multiple-choice format and consists of two parts. The general portion deals with basic insurance product knowledge. The state portion deals with state-specific insurance laws, rules, regulations, and practices. The general portion of Life and Health lines each consist of fifty (50) questions that count toward the score and ten (10) pretest questions that do not count toward the score. Candidates have 75 minutes maximum time for completion. The state portion of Life and Health lines each consist of 50 questions and candidates have 60 minutes for completion. The combined Life and Health lines exam consists of 220 questions. Specific exam content outlines provide detailed information about topics covered on each exam.
Candidates who pass all parts of an examination will receive a score report that indicates “pass” only; no numeric score is reported. Examination results are confidential and are released only to the candidate.
How to Apply for the License:  After passing the examination, Producer candidates can apply for a license by completing an application at or contacting the Alaska Division of Insurance:

Alaska Division of Insurance
Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development
333 Willoughby Ave, 9th Floor
PO Box 110805
Juneau, AK 99811-0805

(907) 465-2515

License Renewal Requirements: 
Individual Producer licenses must be renewed every 2 years and there is a continuing education requirement.

Applicable Regulations: Life and health insurance agents in Alaska are regulated by the Alaska Division of Insurance.

For more information on life and health insurance agent licensing and exam preparation, go to’s Life and Health Insurance Exam Guide.

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Our practice exam writer
, has worked in the insurance and financial services industry for over 20 years, where she has focused, in part, on producing training and educational materials. She has held roles at several large insurance and investment companies. Ms. Wright has been licensed as an insurance agent and an NASD/FINRA securities broker. She has earned nine industry professional designations, including: Chartered Life Underwriter, Registered Health Underwriter, Registered Employee Benefits Consultant, Certified Senior Advisor and Certified in Long-Term Care.
Our practice exam covers life and health insurance exam subject areas that are common across the country and is not specific to any one state but rather applicable to all states. It covers all of the following areas which are typically covered in your actual state Life & Health Insurance examination:
  • General insurance
  • Insurance regulation
  • Life insurance basics
  • Life insurance policies
  • Life insurance policy provisions, options, and riders
  • Annuities
  • Federal tax considerations for life insurance and annuities
  • Qualified plans
  • Health Insurance basics
  • Individual health insurance policy general provisions
  • Disability income and related insurance
  • Medical plans
  • Health maintenance organizations
  • Group health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Insurance for special needs individuals and senior citizens
  • Federal tax considerations for health insurance