Level II

SL-SS-LevelII.jpgLevel II is intended for the bond producer/underwriter/account manager with one to six years of experience. The curriculum includes intensive training in: contractor profiling, detailed financial analysis, concepts and effective practices of account activation and service, claims handling, industry marketplace changes, and ethics. The week-long school emphasizes the relationship between the producer, surety, and contractor, techniques for gathering information about the contractor and preparation of the case submission to the surety. The curriculum culminates in a real-time, interactive case presentation, causing students to draw on concepts, applications, and methodologies presented during the entire program.

This course is rated "intermediate." It is intended for the student who has a basic knowledge of the subject matter or who has limited experience with the subject matter.

Priority Registration for NASBP members, affiliates and associates for the Winter 2019 Surety School, to be held January 27 - February 1 in Sugar Land, Texas is open.    

Registration costs $1,895 for members, associates, and affiliates.

Non-member registration costs $3,790.

Please note: Registration is not considered complete until the fee is paid and the student information survey is complete. 
This short survey is designed to gauge each participant’s level of surety knowledge and help our Surety School faculty tailor each class to the participants. It is not a test. It will be emailed to each registrant to complete within 5 business days of registration.

All cancellations must be sent in writing to NASBP at prodev@nasbp.org or via fax at (202) 686-3656. For a full refund, a written cancellation must be received 30 calendar days prior to the start of the event. Cancellations received between 15 - 29 days prior to the event are eligible for a 50% refund. Cancellations received in less than 15 calendar days prior to the event are not eligible for refunds. All refunds will be issued by check and a 5% processing fee will be deducted from purchases made with a credit card.

Hotel Information

Winter 2019 Surety School will be held at Sugar Land Marriott Town Square, 16090 City Walk, Sugar Land, Texas 77479, (281) 275-8400. School attendees are responsible for making their own sleeping room accommodations. NASBP has secured a discounted room rate of $164/night plus taxes. All students must reserve their room by Thursday, January 3, 2019, in order to receive this special rate. Reserve your room online or by calling (281) 275-8400 and indicate you are part of the NASBP to receive the discounted rate. up to receive the discounted rate. 

Winter 2019 Schedule

Sunday, January 27

6:30-7:30 p.m.

Welcome Reception (optional)

Monday, January 28

7:30-8:00 a.m.

Continental breakfast

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Tuesday, January 29

7:30-8:00 a.m.

Continental breakfast

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Wednesday, January 30

7:30-8:00 a.m.

Continental breakfast

8:00 a.m. - noon


Noon – 1:30 p.m.

Group luncheon with speaker

1:30-4:30 p.m.


Thursday, January 31

7:30-8:00 a.m.

Continental breakfast

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Friday, February 1 

7:30-8:00 a.m.

Continental breakfast

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.



Graduation Reception & Dinner

Continuing Education Credits

The William J. Angell Surety School - Level II has been approved by the state insurance/financial services department/commissioner/continuing education committee in each state for the amount of Property/Casualty Insurance continuing education credits listed below.

In order to receive credits, students must sign in at the beginning of each day's class and sign out at the end of each day's class. Students must attend all 5 days' classes in order to receive the credits; no partial credit is awarded. There is no final exam. If you plan to request Continuing Education (CE) credits, please do not book an airline flight before 8:00 p.m. Friday evening.

Hourly breakdown of time.

For more information, please contact the Professional Development Department at prodev@nasbp.org or call (202) 686-3700

Alabama - 39+ 2 Ethics

Louisiana – 24 + 2 Ethics

Oklahoma – 36 + 2 Ethics

Alaska - 40

Maine – 30 + 2 Ethics

Oregon – 35 + 2 Ethics 5

Arizona - 39

Maryland - 16 + 2 Ethics

Pennsylvania - 34

Arkansas - 27 + 2 Ethics

Massachusetts - 31

Rhode Island - 36 + 2 Ethics

California - 41

Michigan – 40 + 2 Ethics 2

South Carolina – 14 + 2 Ethics

Colorado – 38 + 2 Ethics

Minnesota - NA

South Dakota - 10

Connecticut – 39

Mississippi - 12

Tennessee - 24

Delaware – 20 + 2 Ethics

Missouri - 16

Texas – 16.5 + 2 Ethics

District of Columbia - 16

Montana - 33

Utah – 14 + 2 Ethics

Florida – 22

Nebraska – 23 + 2 Ethics

Vermont - 24

Georgia – 38 + 2 Ethics

Nevada - 30

Virginia – 43 + 2 Ethics 6

Hawaii - 20

New Hampshire - 30

Washington – 16

Idaho – 39 + 2 Ethics

New Jersey - 24

West Virginia – 12 + 2 Ethics

Illinois - 12

New Mexico - 16

Wisconsin - 24

Indiana – 22 + 1 Ethics

New York - 15 4

Wyoming - 16

Iowa - 36

North Carolina - 8

Ontario, Canada - 16 Tech. + 2 Mgmt.

Kansas - 12

North Dakota - 39

Kentucky - 36

Ohio - 20



1 Florida Provider number 751. Course number 58737

2 Michigan Provider number 0168. Course number 68289

3 Please note that the number of continuing education credits (30) are fewer than the actual length of the course.

4 New York Provider number NYPO-100049. Course number NYCR-212943. Course expiration date: 11.30.2019.

5 NASBP and this course are registered with the Oregon Insurance Division and registration does not imply endorsement by the Insurance Division.

6 ONLY the Virginia Insurance License Number (VLN) or the National Producer Number (NPN) are permitted forms of student identification. This course is categorized as "Non-Company/Non-Agency."

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