Menu

Start a Program

Considering starting InVEST at your school? Let us know, we'd love to work with you!
Check all that apply
 

Start InVEST program FAQ

  • Q: What is InVEST?

    A: InVEST is a non-profit education program that provides schools free resources to teach insurance and provide hands-on training to enter insurance careers.
  • Q: How long is the InVEST program?

    A: InVEST is very flexible and can accommodate any length class or timeline. While some programs are only two weeks for 60 minutes a day, other schools teach InVEST for the entire school year. The staff at InVEST can help you determine how to incorporate the textbook, lesson plans and resources to best fit your needs.
  • Q: What grade level does InVEST target?

    A: The high school program is best for 11th and 12th graders, however some schools with advanced level sophomores have also incorporated the materials. InVEST also has a college program for institutions interested in providing an insurance certificate or degree program.
  • Q: How much does InVEST cost?

    A: The InVEST program is completely free for schools and insurance professional  who volunteer in the classroom can also use the materials at no cost. 
  • Q: How is InVEST funded?

    A: InVEST is able to provide all of its resources for free through generous donations from insurance carriers, agencies and other organizations. InVEST is a 501(c)(3) non-profit and all donations are 100% tax deductible. 
  • Q: What type of materials does InVEST have?

    A: InVEST has a variety of free resources to fit any teaching style or set-up. Textbooks (both hard copy and eBook), lesson plans, presentations, games, online activities, group activities, insurance rating software, personality profiles for insurance career fit, and much  more are available to registered teachers. 
     
  • Q: How can local insurance professionals help?

    A: If you’re interested in having local insurance professionals, InVEST can locate insurance agents and/or carrier representatives to speak to students on a variety of topics. In some areas, we’re able to organize multiple guest speakers each semester.  
     
  • Q: What happens after I sign-up?

    InVEST staff will contact you to discuss ways to use the materials in your classroom.  Once you decide to use the materials you will receive an email with your user i.d. and password to acccess the resources on the website.  To get started is easy.  We look forward to working with you.

FAQs

For basic information starting an InVEST program, read our FAQs.