As a show of additional support to the California workers’ compensation community, the WCIRB announces a reimbursement program for customers who purchase and pass WCIRB CompEssentials® courses between March 19, 2020 and December 31, 2020. Click here for details.
CompEssentials® is the Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau of California’s (WCIRB’s) acclaimed online educational training program that provides insurance professionals with a series of modules explaining the fundamentals of workers’ compensation insurance.
To purchase a course, create a user account for WCIRB CompEssentials by registering at one of the following buttons:
Learn more in the Create a User Account handout.
By registering for a course, you are verifying that all information provided at the time of enrollment is accurate. The WCIRB will contact you for settlement if incomplete or inaccurate information is entered that results in a billing error. Failure to cooperate may result in suspension of your enrollment. Contact [email protected] with questions regarding registration.
To purchase a course or courses:
Payments are accepted via Visa or Mastercard. All sales are final and nontransferable. The time limit to complete the course is not extendable, so prior to purchase, ensure you are able to complete the course within the specified time frame. Learn more in the How to Purchase a Course handout.
For all WCIRB CompEssentials courses purchased and completed (passing the course’s final exam) between March 19, 2020 and December 31, 2020, the WCIRB will reimburse course fees.
For anyone who completes and passes the final exam for their fourth and final course between March 19, 2020 and December 31, 2020, the WCIRB will waive the fee associated with WCIRB CompEssentials certification, regardless of when they purchased their four courses. (To earn WCIRB CompEssentials Certified status, you must complete all four CompEssentials courses, culminating in passing the final exam for each course.)
All course purchases and completions (passing the course’s final exam) must be executed between March 19, 2020 and December 31, 2020.
The WCIRB will process reimbursements within 10 working days of course and certification completion. For each course you complete and pass within 120 days of purchase, the credit card associated with your purchase will be reimbursed. For each course you complete and pass between 120 and 180 days of purchase, a reimbursement check will be mailed to the address associated with your credit card. Please contact [email protected] within five days of completing the course if the check should be sent to a separate address. The WCIRB makes no warranty concerning individual banks’ refund processing times.