Meet Your Agent Training Requirements

FMH provides a variety of training and courses to help agents meet federal training licensing requirements and earn Continuing Education (CE) credits.

Refresh your knowledge of training requirements using our agent resources and find out how to use the FMH Agent Center to track your completed courses and exams. 

Education Requirements


New Agents

Must have 12 hours of comprehensive training on the federal crop insurance program prior to selling or servicing a policy plus individual state requirements.


Existing Agents

Must have 3 hours of comprehensive training on updates or changes to the federal crop insurance program each year in addition to state requirements. 

Agent Competency Exam

Agents must complete the Agent Competency Exam once every three years. Need to take yours? FMH offers an online exam you can take at your convenience. 



How to Meet Your Requirements


1. Prep for June 30 Deadline


Federal training is due by June 30th for each Reinsurance Year. For a full list of federal and state training requirements, navigate in FMHA to  Tools & Resources > Training > Training & CE Requirements.

2. Enroll in Our Course


Need to fulfill your federal training hours? Enroll in our self-guided MPCI Update training through FMH University by emailing

3. Track Your Completion

 Learn how to track your completion of required compliance forms and federal training hours in FMHA using this  new job aid

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