Benefits and Resources

With your membership, you will receive all of these great member-only services, programs and resources:

Annual Seminar

NSIPA's annual seminar is the most beneficial professional development activity. The annual seminar features speakers presenting topics in the profession, and is also an ideal opportunity to network with others in the field.  View the Events calendar for more information. NSIPA members received a substantial discount on the seminar registration fee.

Premium Audit 101

An introduction to a career in Premium Audit.

This specialized on-line course provides the necessary training for new hires in premium auditing. Currently, there is no professional training available beyond what an individual company can provide.  This is where NSIPA membership helps to fill the gap.

In addition, as professionals seek to expand their learning, the online coursework can become an ongoing vehicle for which busy auditors may stay current in the profession and expand their learning while maintaining their current position.

Newsline Newsline

NSIPA electronically publishes the Newsline, a quarterly newsletter featuring articles of interest to those in the profession. Past issues of the Newsline are available on the website. To gain access to ALL issues of this informative publication, become a NSIPA member today.

NSIPA Website

The NSIPA website is a wonderful source of information for you. The website contains contact information for the regions and lists the upcoming events and activities for regions and local chapters. NSIPA members and friends of the profession may post job opportunities for a fee and resumes for free. The NSIPA website also features a vendor directory that provides a listing of valuable service.

Access to the "Members Only" section of this website featuring upcoming event information, past publications, and important links to industry figures. The "Members Only" section also provides networking opportunities for members such as Member Notes, value-added members-only discounts, and the online membership directory.


Held throughout the membership year, live webinars are free for members, and on-demand webinars are offered as an extremely affordable member benefit. Fellow NSIPA members and industry experts provide members with valuable and current information to enhance and better the industry.To take part of this outstanding member benefit, sign up under Events. Our Encore and Audit UP Webinar Series includes both scheduled and on-demand access.

Professional Certification

Earn your certification to demonstrate your continued advancement in the field of premium audit. NSIPA offers its members access to information on certification programs, including CIPA, APA, and CIPTA. Currently, more than 400 individuals have earned the CIPA designation. For complete details, the application and to find out who has received their certifications, visit the Certification page.

Certified Insurance Premium Auditor (CIPA)

The Certified Insurance Premium Auditor (CIPA) designation is the highest possible designation specifically tailored for the premium auditor. More than 400 individuals have earned the CIPA designation. Qualifying candidates must meet a strict set of business, education and ethical guidelines.

Certified Insurance Premium Telephone Auditor (CIPTA)

NSIPA created a new professional designation especially tailored for telephone premium auditors in 2005.

Recognition Programs

NSIPA offers a variety of awards programs from the Certificate of Achievement award, which recognizes the individuals who have completed the APA program; Distinguished Service award, which is awarded to one individual who exemplifies the best in premium auditing; plus many other recognition programs.

Volunteer Opportunities

Get involved! Join the fun and challenge of NSIPA by contributing to the various committees. Whether you have time to devote to committee work or simply have any idea you would like to share, NSIPA needs your involvement! As a member of NSIPA, you have the ability to volunteer on key committees and project groups and be able to serve on the its Board of Directors. Volunteering for NSIPA not only demonstrates your commitment to the profession and the association, but also is a way for you to enhance your networking connections.

Contact the NSIPA Executive office at (888) 846-7472 or for information on volunteer opportunities.

Premium Audit Select

Premium Audit Select offers you a unique marketing opportunity with three partnership levels to choose from. By becoming a Select member, you will pay a discounted rate for the services you choose. Along with saving you money, the Select program saves you time and energy with its ease and directness of purchase. For more information, visit the Premium Audit Select page on this site.


NSIPA offers many different advertising opportunities, including web banners on the NSIPA website, ad space in NSIPA publications, and more. For more information on advertising with NSIPA, visit the Marketplace page.


Upcoming Events

October 1-3, 2017

IAASE 2017 Annual Seminar

Embassy Suites Buckhead

Buckhead/Atlanta, GA

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