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CompEssentials workers' compensation online training

Enroll in the WCIRB's workers' compensation online training program:

WCIRB Webinars are free and open to the public. Browse the list of webinars below and register for upcoming sessions or view video recordings and presentation materials from past webinars. 

If you would like the WCIRB to speak at your organization or event, fill out the WCIRB Speaker Request Form

    WCIRB Mod Talk

    WCIRB Mod Talk webinars give insurers, agents and brokers and other industry professionals the opportunity to learn more about California’s Experience Rating System and potential future changes to the Experience Rating Plan. Each 30-minute webinar consists of a brief presentation and status updates, followed by a question and answer session. 

    IIABCal and WCIRB Workers’ Comp Webinar Series

    The WCIRB and the Independent Insurance Agents and Brokers of California (IIABCal) are proud to announce their fourth season of educational webinars specifically for California agents and brokers. Each 30-minute webinar provides a concise overview of an essential workers’ compensation insurance topic, and provides an opportunity for agents and brokers to get answers to their questions in the live session.

    • Experience Rating in California - What's Now? What's Next?
      Thursday, November 8, 2018, 10:00 – 10:30 AM
      Join Dave Bellusci as he outlines the effects of the Experience Rating Plan changes and what these changes mean for employers in 2019. Also learn how to effectively use the WCIRB X-Mod Estimator. This webinar is a part of IIABCal's LeadUp LearnUp (LULU) Virtual Conference. Registration for this webinar also includes attendance to other webinars for the virtual conference.
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    • Ownership, Combinability, and CompEssentials® New Course Preview
      Tuesday, March 13, 2018,  10:00 – 10:30 AM
      Data Quality Assurance Director, Rod Libbe, conducts training on ownership and combinability issues, including online ownership submissions. The new CE credited WCIRB CompEssentials® courses will also be previewed.
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    • Upcoming Changes to the Experience Rating Plan (ERP) and Formula
      Tuesday, June 5, 2018, 10:00 – 10:30 AM
      Dave Bellusci outlines the changes to the Experience Rating Plan and Experience Rating Formula that will go into effect in 2019.
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    • Upcoming Uniform Statistical Reporting Plan (USRP) Changes
      Tuesday, August 7, 2018, 10:00 – 10:30 AM
      Director of Classification Administration and Education, Brian Gray, previews the proposed classification changes to go into effect in 2019 and reviews key 2018 classification changes.
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    WCIRB Class Talk

    The WCIRB presents a series of webinars discussing proposed classification changes. View the list and register at the links below:

    • Private Schools and Colleges
      Wednesday, July 18, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
      Learn about the proposed new classifications for a number of types of businesses that have historically been assigned to the Private School Classifications 8868 and 9101.
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    • Salvage Material and Wineries, Breweries and Distilleries Classifications
      Thursday, July 19, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
      Learn about proposed changes to classification procedures for the recycling and refuse management industry, as well as for wineries, breweries and distilleries, especially related to tasting room operations.
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    WCIRB Connect® Webinars

    The WCIRB has scheduled a series of webinars to help users with WCIRB Connect and to learn more about upcoming enhancements.