MSB Launches New California Department of Insurance Insurance to Value Continuing Education Course

Education addresses new requirements for California insurance agents and brokers

Milwaukee, WI – (April 19, 2011) — Marshall & Swift/Boeckh (MSB) announced today that they have launched a new course through their Virtual Academy – specifically designed to satisfy the recently adopted California Department of Insurance regulation #2010-00001. This course is certified by the state of California with their new ITV designation for the full 3 hours of credit required. Insurance agents and brokers are now required to provide specific home characteristics and cost details related to insurance to value when dealing with consumers. All licensed insurance individuals who sell personal homeowners or dwelling policies and work with the consumers are required to have 3 hours of continuing education credit with the ITV designation by the effective date of the new regulation of June 27, 2011. The course is available now through MSB’s Virtual Academy, Enterprise wide licensing is also available. Please contact your sales representative for more information.

“MSB is committed to helping our customers navigate the new requirements so that they can continue to serve their customers effectively,” states Jerry Fox, Vice President Agency Services, MSB. “Our Virtual Academy is specifically designed to address these types of changing requirements in the insurance marketplace, allowing our customers to stay ahead of the curve,” said Fox.

The Virtual Academy combines MSB’s construction and data expertise to provide agents, brokers and carriers with industry-leading training and continued education to help improve productivity, grow industry knowledge and increase overall employee performance.

To review a training demonstration or to receive additional information, please contact Jerry Fox at [email protected] or 262-798-3668. To browse MSB’s full training offerings, please visit

About Marshall & Swift/Boeckh (MSB)

Marshall & Swift / Boeckh (MSB) is the leading supplier of local building cost information as well as residential and commercial property valuation technology and services in the United States and Canada. Services also include MSB’s InFocus Analytics, business intelligence, and industry leading “outsourcing” solutions. MSB has five offices throughout the U.S. and Canada.