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Fraternal Insurance Counselor (FIC)

Designation Essentials
Status Currently offered and recognized by the issuing organization.
Issuing Organization Fraternal Field Managers Association (FFMA)
Qualification and Training Requirements

Twelve consecutive months work experience AND good standing with a fraternal benefit society which is a member of the National Fraternal Congress of America and the Fraternal Field Managers’ Association, or the Canadian Fraternal Congress.

Designation Training Requirements

Candidates must complete four courses: Introduction to Life Insurance, Ethics for the Insurance Professional, Needs Analysis and Introduction to Advanced Markets.

If a fraternal society employs a person with a CLU, ChFC completing Introduction to Life Insurance and Ethics for the Insurance Professional.

Designation Exam Type

Final course examinations (closed book, proctored). 

Continuing Education Requirements


Verification and Complaints
Online Designation Resource

Online at and at

Investor Complaint Process

Online at or by phone at (866) 583-6765.

Published List of Disciplined Designees