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Notice to All Agents - New website

Covered California's new Agent website


Attention Covered California Agents:

Covered California will be hosting an agent webinar this Friday, September 27, 2013 from 1:30 to 3:00 p.m. PDT to provide you the most up-to-date information on our October 1st launch.  

Please click here to watch a recording of the webinar

There will be 5,000 callers admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis.  In the event that the webinar is full and you are unable to attend, a recording of will be made immediately available and posted on our agent tab at  

We look forward to your attendance and participation. 


Becoming a Certified Insurance Agent in Covered California

Covered California is proud to partner with licensed insurance agents to help reach and enroll the millions of Californians in need of health insurance coverage. Agents interested in representing the new health insurance marketplace are required to be trained and certified. Training sessions will be held throughout the state beginning in September.

Registration is now open.  Please Click Here to Register   (The recommended browser is Google Chrome)

Questions about the registration process and Agent training:

After you complete your account setup and agent registration profile, your registration and license with the California Department of Insurance will be verified. Once verified, you will receive an email from our Learning Management system (allow 48 hours) allowing you to sign up for training. Training will begin September 3rd. 

Questions about training availability:

Agent training class schedules are still in the process of being finalized. Once the dates and times have been finalized, you will be receiving an email from Covered California’s Learning Management system that will allow you to enroll in the agent training class for dates on or after September 3rd.  


Certified Insurance Agent Benefits:

  • Provide value to your clients by offering quality affordable health care from multiple carriers
  • Access to secure online eligibility, enrollment, and business tools
  • Integrated enrollment to enroll lives in both markets, earning commissions on both
  • Competitive compensation in both markets, individual and small business
  • Opportunity to expand and track your book of business
  • Protect your business with vested contracts
  • Dedicated customer service and sales support

Training Modules:

Certified Insurance Agent Role

Compliance Standards

Covered California Plan Options

Eligibility and Enrollment for SHOP

Eligibility for Individuals and Families

Introduction to Affordable Care Act

Introduction to Covered California

Privacy and Security

Providing Consumer Assistance


Agent Training and Certification 

Marketing and Branding


Get Covered Quote Tool

Mobile App Webinar for Agents (note: technical audio issues between minutes 4:38-6:38)

Related Links:

Individuals & Families

Small Businesses



Agent Regulations webinar September 4th, 3:00 - 4:30

Click Here to register for the webinar


September 4, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM SHOP Regulations Webinar

Click Here to View a Recording of the Webinar

UPDATED Draft Regulations (rev. 9/3/13)