Whether you're looking to become involved in the life insurance industry and/or health insurance industry, you're required to take a pre-licensing course before you can take the state licensing exam. Register for your desired course, complete the material and pass the final exam all online. You have an unlimited number of attempts to pass. Once you do, you'll be granted an Exam Admission Ticket to certify you've completed the course, which you can download immediately. Present this at the testing center when you sit for the state insurance examination.