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  • Certificate Series

    Certificate Series

    October 27-November 1 | Providence, Rhode Island

    Earn one of four certificates.

    • Benefits and Compensation Management
    • Retirement Plans
    • Health Care Plans 
    • Benefit Plan Administration

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  • Certificate in Canadian Benefit Plans

    Certificate in Canadian Benefit Plans

    October 27-29 | Vancouver, British Columbia

    ​This program is designed to provide a solid foundation in Canadian pensions and benefits, human resources and compensation that is critical to working successfully with Canadian employees.

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  • Collections Procedures Institute

    Collections Procedures Institute

    November 17-18 | Santa Monica, California

    This institute​ is designed to provide the practical information you need to fulfill your fiduciary obligation to collect the benefit payments due your funds.

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  • Membership Renewal

    Membership Renewal

    Renew your International Foundation Membership Today!
  • 2015 Trustees and Administrators Institutes

    2015 Trustees and Administrators Institutes

    February 9-11 | Lake Buena Vista (Orlando), Florida June 15-17 | San Francisco, California
    ​The Trustees and Administrators Institutes are the premier educational programs for those who serve multiemployer trust funds. With separate institutes you have the opportunity to focus your education to the role and experience level that fits your needs. [More]
  • 401(k) Plan Structure

    401(k) Plan Structure

    Retirement plans can be designed in many different ways. This course looks at the many aspects to consider when structuring a 401(k) plan. Topics include salary deferral limits and catch-up contributions, matching and profit-sharing contributions, nondiscrimination testing and safe harbors. [More]
Upcoming Programs

 All Programs

 

 

Foundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMS™)http://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/foundationsfortrustees/Pages/14f2.aspxFoundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMS™)GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee;GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada2014-10-23T16:30:00Z2014-10-26T03:00:00ZHalifax, NSProgListingCertificate
ATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Full Programhttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/atms/schedule/Pages/1492atms.aspxATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Full ProgramGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-10-23T16:30:00Z2014-10-27T03:00:00ZHalifax, NSProgListing
CS - Basic Compensation Conceptshttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/certificateseries/schedule/Pages/1439csbasiccomp.aspxCS - Basic Compensation ConceptsGP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-10-27T05:00:00Z2014-10-28T05:00:00ZProvidence, RIProgListing

November 17-18, 2014
Santa Monica, California
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 Multiemployer Programs

 

 

Foundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMS™)http://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/foundationsfortrustees/Pages/14f2.aspxFoundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMS™)GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee;GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada2014-10-23T16:30:00Z2014-10-26T03:00:00ZHalifax, NSProgListingCertificate
ATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Full Programhttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/atms/schedule/Pages/1492atms.aspxATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Full ProgramGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-10-23T16:30:00Z2014-10-27T03:00:00ZHalifax, NSProgListing
CS - Basic Compensation Conceptshttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/certificateseries/schedule/Pages/1439csbasiccomp.aspxCS - Basic Compensation ConceptsGP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-10-27T05:00:00Z2014-10-28T05:00:00ZProvidence, RIProgListing

November 17-18, 2014
Santa Monica, California
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 Public Employee Programs

 

 

Foundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMS™)http://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/foundationsfortrustees/Pages/14f2.aspxFoundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMS™)GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee;GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada2014-10-23T16:30:00Z2014-10-26T03:00:00ZHalifax, NSProgListingCertificate
ATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Full Programhttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/atms/schedule/Pages/1492atms.aspxATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Full ProgramGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-10-23T16:30:00Z2014-10-27T03:00:00ZHalifax, NSProgListing
CS - Basic Compensation Conceptshttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/certificateseries/schedule/Pages/1439csbasiccomp.aspxCS - Basic Compensation ConceptsGP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-10-27T05:00:00Z2014-10-28T05:00:00ZProvidence, RIProgListing

October 27-November 1, 2014
Providence, Rhode Island
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 Corporate Programs

 

 

CS - Basic Compensation Conceptshttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/certificateseries/schedule/Pages/1439csbasiccomp.aspxCS - Basic Compensation ConceptsGP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-10-27T05:00:00Z2014-10-28T05:00:00ZProvidence, RIProgListing
CS - Investment Basicshttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/certificateseries/schedule/Pages/1473csinvbasics.aspxCS - Investment BasicsGP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-10-27T05:00:00Z2014-10-28T05:00:00ZProvidence, RIProgListing
CS - Choice Based Benefitshttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/certificateseries/schedule/Pages/1474cschoice.aspxCS - Choice Based BenefitsGP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-10-27T05:00:00Z2014-10-28T05:00:00ZProvidence, RIProgListing

October 27-November 1, 2014
Providence, Rhode Island
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 Canadian Programs

 

 

Foundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMS™)http://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/foundationsfortrustees/Pages/14f2.aspxFoundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMS™)GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee;GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada2014-10-23T16:30:00Z2014-10-26T03:00:00ZHalifax, NSProgListingCertificate
ATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Full Programhttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/atms/schedule/Pages/1492atms.aspxATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Full ProgramGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-10-23T16:30:00Z2014-10-27T03:00:00ZHalifax, NSProgListing
Certificate in Canadian Benefit Planshttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/canadianbenefitplansCertificate in Canadian Benefit PlansGP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States2014-10-27T16:30:00Z2014-10-30T03:00:00ZVancouver, BCProgListingCertificate

November 23-26, 2014
Phoenix, Arizona
Industry News

 Health Regulatory News

 

 

The ACA Transitional Reinsurance Program Annual Enrollment and Contributions Submission Form Available October 24 on Pay.govhttp://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/transitionalreinsuranceform.aspxThe ACA Transitional Reinsurance Program Annual Enrollment and Contributions Submission Form Available October 24 on Pay.govGP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee;GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States
CMS Teleconference Series on Reinsurance Contribution Submission Process; October 15-November 14http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/cmsreinsuranceteleconference.aspxCMS Teleconference Series on Reinsurance Contribution Submission Process; October 15-November 14GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
EBSA and DOL Request that OMB Extend Approval of Information Collection Requests; Comments Due December 15http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/proposedextensionoficrs.aspxEBSA and DOL Request that OMB Extend Approval of Information Collection Requests; Comments Due December 15GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
ACA FAQ Part XXI Reference-Based Pricing and Limitations on Cost-Sharinghttp://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/acafaqpartxxi.aspxACA FAQ Part XXI Reference-Based Pricing and Limitations on Cost-SharingGP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
Final Regulations Released Amending Excepted Benefitshttp://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/ebsafinalruleexceptedbenefits.aspxFinal Regulations Released Amending Excepted BenefitsGP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee

 Retirement Regulatory News

 

 

ERISA Advisory Council Meeting Scheduled for November 3-4, 2014; Statements Due October 27http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/erisaadvisorycouncilmeeting.aspxERISA Advisory Council Meeting Scheduled for November 3-4, 2014; Statements Due October 27GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee
Effect of HATFA on 4010 Reportinghttp://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/pbgchafta4010filing.aspxEffect of HATFA on 4010 ReportingGP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
PBGC Requests that OMB Extend Approval of Collection of Termination Information for Single-Employer Plans and Missing Participants; Comments Due November 19http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/pbgcrequestsextension.aspxPBGC Requests that OMB Extend Approval of Collection of Termination Information for Single-Employer Plans and Missing Participants; Comments Due November 19GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
OSFI Issues Risk Assessment Framework for Federally Regulated Pension Planshttp://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/OSFI-Issues-Risk-Assessment-Framework-for-Federally-Regulated-Pension-Plans.aspxOSFI Issues Risk Assessment Framework for Federally Regulated Pension PlansGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
PBGC Requests OMB Extension and Proposes Modification of Annual Report Information Collection; Comments Due December 19http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/PBGC-OMB-Extend-Approval-Collection-Form-5500-Series.aspxPBGC Requests OMB Extension and Proposes Modification of Annual Report Information Collection; Comments Due December 19GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee;GP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States

 General/HR Regulatory News

 

 

Government of Canada Releases Financial Literacy Strategy for Seniorshttp://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/Government-of-Canada-Releases-Financial-Literacy-Strategy-for-Seniors.aspxGovernment of Canada Releases Financial Literacy Strategy for SeniorsGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
Government of Canada Consults on the National Financial Literacy Strategy; Comments Due December 10http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/Government-of-Canada-Consults-on-the-National-Financial-Literacy-Strategy-Phase-2.aspxGovernment of Canada Consults on the National Financial Literacy Strategy; Comments Due December 10GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
Joint FASB/IASB Videoconference Board Meeting Scheduled for October 22http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/fasbleasesvideoconference.aspxJoint FASB/IASB Videoconference Board Meeting Scheduled for October 22GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
EI Sickness Benefits Now Available to Claimants of PCIC Benefits and CCBhttp://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/EI-Sickness-Benefits-Now-Available-to-Claimants-of-PCIC-Benefits-and-CCB.aspxEI Sickness Benefits Now Available to Claimants of PCIC Benefits and CCBGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
EBSA Proposes Rule On Electronic Filing of Apprenticeship and Training Plans Notices and "Top Hat" Pension Plan Statements; Comments Due December 29http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/apprenticeship-training-top-hat.aspxEBSA Proposes Rule On Electronic Filing of Apprenticeship and Training Plans Notices and "Top Hat" Pension Plan Statements; Comments Due December 29GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate

 Canadian Regulatory News

 

 

Government of Canada Releases Financial Literacy Strategy for Seniorshttp://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/Government-of-Canada-Releases-Financial-Literacy-Strategy-for-Seniors.aspxGovernment of Canada Releases Financial Literacy Strategy for SeniorsGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
Government of Canada Consults on the National Financial Literacy Strategy; Comments Due December 10http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/Government-of-Canada-Consults-on-the-National-Financial-Literacy-Strategy-Phase-2.aspxGovernment of Canada Consults on the National Financial Literacy Strategy; Comments Due December 10GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
OSFI Issues Risk Assessment Framework for Federally Regulated Pension Planshttp://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/OSFI-Issues-Risk-Assessment-Framework-for-Federally-Regulated-Pension-Plans.aspxOSFI Issues Risk Assessment Framework for Federally Regulated Pension PlansGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
EI Sickness Benefits Now Available to Claimants of PCIC Benefits and CCBhttp://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/EI-Sickness-Benefits-Now-Available-to-Claimants-of-PCIC-Benefits-and-CCB.aspxEI Sickness Benefits Now Available to Claimants of PCIC Benefits and CCBGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
IRS Simplifies Procedures for Favorable Tax Treatment on Canadian Retirement Plans and Annual Reporting Requirementshttp://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/canadianretirementplantaxtreatment.aspxIRS Simplifies Procedures for Favorable Tax Treatment on Canadian Retirement Plans and Annual Reporting RequirementsGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States

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Upcoming Programs

 All Programs

 

 

Foundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMS™)http://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/foundationsfortrustees/Pages/14f2.aspxFoundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMS™)GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee;GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada2014-10-23T16:30:00Z2014-10-26T03:00:00ZHalifax, NSProgListingCertificate
ATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Full Programhttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/atms/schedule/Pages/1492atms.aspxATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Full ProgramGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-10-23T16:30:00Z2014-10-27T03:00:00ZHalifax, NSProgListing
Certificate in Canadian Benefit Planshttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/canadianbenefitplansCertificate in Canadian Benefit PlansGP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States2014-10-27T16:30:00Z2014-10-30T03:00:00ZVancouver, BCProgListingCertificate

November 23-26, 2014
Phoenix, Arizona

 Multiemployer Programs

 

 

Foundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMS™)http://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/foundationsfortrustees/Pages/14f2.aspxFoundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMS™)GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee;GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada2014-10-23T16:30:00Z2014-10-26T03:00:00ZHalifax, NSProgListingCertificate
ATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Full Programhttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/atms/schedule/Pages/1492atms.aspxATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Full ProgramGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-10-23T16:30:00Z2014-10-27T03:00:00ZHalifax, NSProgListing
ATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Session Ahttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/atms/schedule/Pages/1484atms.aspxATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Session AGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-11-22T06:00:00Z2014-11-23T06:00:00ZPhoenix, AZProgListing

October 23-26, 2014
Halifax, Nova Scotia​

 Public Employee Programs

 

 

Foundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMS™)http://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/foundationsfortrustees/Pages/14f2.aspxFoundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMS™)GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee;GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada2014-10-23T16:30:00Z2014-10-26T03:00:00ZHalifax, NSProgListingCertificate
ATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Full Programhttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/atms/schedule/Pages/1492atms.aspxATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Full ProgramGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-10-23T16:30:00Z2014-10-27T03:00:00ZHalifax, NSProgListing
ATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Session Ahttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/atms/schedule/Pages/1484atms.aspxATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Session AGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-11-22T06:00:00Z2014-11-23T06:00:00ZPhoenix, AZProgListing

November 23-26, 2014
Phoenix, Arizona

 Corporate Programs

 

 

Certificate in Canadian Benefit Planshttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/canadianbenefitplansCertificate in Canadian Benefit PlansGP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States2014-10-27T16:30:00Z2014-10-30T03:00:00ZVancouver, BCProgListingCertificate
Canadian Health and Wellness Innovations Conferencehttp://www.ifebp.org/education/schedule/Pages/1503canHWinnovations.aspxCanadian Health and Wellness Innovations ConferenceGP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee;GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States2015-02-22T06:00:00Z2015-02-25T06:00:00ZVictoria, BCProgListing
Portfolio Concepts and Managementhttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/wharton/portfolioconceptsPortfolio Concepts and ManagementGP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee;GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States2015-04-27T05:00:00Z2015-04-30T05:00:00ZPhiladelphia, PAProgListingCertificate

October 27-29, 2014
Vancouver, British Columbia
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Industry News

 Regulatory News

 

 

Government of Canada Consults on the National Financial Literacy Strategy; Comments Due December 10http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/Government-of-Canada-Consults-on-the-National-Financial-Literacy-Strategy-Phase-2.aspxGovernment of Canada Consults on the National Financial Literacy Strategy; Comments Due December 10GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
Government of Canada Releases Financial Literacy Strategy for Seniorshttp://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/Government-of-Canada-Releases-Financial-Literacy-Strategy-for-Seniors.aspxGovernment of Canada Releases Financial Literacy Strategy for SeniorsGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
OSFI Issues Risk Assessment Framework for Federally Regulated Pension Planshttp://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/OSFI-Issues-Risk-Assessment-Framework-for-Federally-Regulated-Pension-Plans.aspxOSFI Issues Risk Assessment Framework for Federally Regulated Pension PlansGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
EI Sickness Benefits Now Available to Claimants of PCIC Benefits and CCBhttp://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/EI-Sickness-Benefits-Now-Available-to-Claimants-of-PCIC-Benefits-and-CCB.aspxEI Sickness Benefits Now Available to Claimants of PCIC Benefits and CCBGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
IRS Simplifies Procedures for Favorable Tax Treatment on Canadian Retirement Plans and Annual Reporting Requirementshttp://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/canadianretirementplantaxtreatment.aspxIRS Simplifies Procedures for Favorable Tax Treatment on Canadian Retirement Plans and Annual Reporting RequirementsGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States