We are B.E.S.T., the name says it all!

Premier Provider of State Insurance and Professional Designation CE Credits.

Why Partner with B.E.S.T.?

At B.E.S.T., we take pride in providing continuing education that meets the highest standards of quality and relevance. Our courses are designed to keep you up-to-date with the latest industry trends and best practices, and are approved by national accrediting bodies to ensure their value and effectiveness.

➤ About Broker Educational Sales & Training, Inc. (B.E.S.T.)

Since 1986, Broker Educational Sales & Training, Inc. (B.E.S.T.) has been a leading provider of continuing education programs for insurance and financial professionals. With over 30 years of experience in writing, designing, and administering CE training, we offer unparalleled industry knowledge and expertise.

At B.E.S.T., we understand the importance of staying ahead in a rapidly changing industry. That's why we offer a variety of training programs to meet the diverse needs of our clients. Whether you prefer in-person, virtual, or self-paced learning, we have the right solution for you. Let us help you achieve your professional development goals and advance your career.

➤ Our Mission

Our mission is to provide up-to-date, industry-relevant, and nationally approved CE courses to help professionals stay informed and compliant. We are committed to delivering the highest quality education and outstanding customer service to our clients.

Executive Team

Edward J. Barrett
Founder, CEO & President

“Ed has over 40 years of experience in the financial and insurance services industries, is the principal author of a series of professional continuing education courses and has presented to roughly 200,000 financial and insurance professionals nationwide.”

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Marguerite Tschada-Horras

“Marguerite has been the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Chief Operations Officer (COO) at B.E.S.T. for over 25 years, reporting directly to Edward J. Barrett, B.E.S.T.’s Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO).”

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Contact Information by Department

Contact us when you need assistance in purchasing a course, scheduling a Super CE Program, partnering with us, or to help answer any questions you may have.


Contact if you have any questions regarding regarding CE credit approval, reporting or submission.


Business Development & Training

Contact if you are interested in partnering with us.


Client Relations

Contact if you are interested in scheduling a Super CE program for your organization or have any questions about Super CE.


Information Technology

Contact if you have any technical issues / questions regarding our online courses or platform.


Marketing Department

Contact if you have any questions regarding CE course emails and marketing materials. Download our free Federal Income Tax Guide and / or Social Security & Medicare Reference Guide.


Regulatory Department

Contact if you are with the State Insurance Department, CFP Board, IWI, or NASAA and need clarification or more documentation during the CE credit / course approval process.


Registration Department

Contact if you have any questions / issues regarding CE programs or live webinars you registered for.


Self-study Department

Contact if you have any questions or issues regarding our self-study or online CE courses you purchased.


Shipping Department

Contact if you have any questions about shipping or receiving course materials to or from B.E.S.T. We can assist you with verifying shipment and receipt of materials.


Partnership Programs

➤ Direct / Distribution Partners

We help develop, deliver, and manage a truly value-added turnkey continuing education program complementing the products and services our partners represent.

Our partners are in the insurance, financial, broker/dealer, and asset management industries. To partner with us, click the button below.

Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your inquiry about our employment opportunities. Position openings become available on an intermittent basis. Please feel free to check back with us periodically.