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Group Benefits Associate

Group Benefits Associate—GBA

The Group Benefits Associate (GBA) designation is valuable education for those working with lfe and other group benefits. The courses, developed by Dalhousie University, deliver up-to-date and relevant information that provide participants with the knowledge and skills needed to understand, strategically manage, and meet the challenges of the group benefits environment.

Completion of the following three courses and passing the corresponding exams are required to earn the GBA designation.

Complete These CEBS Courses

GBA 1—Managing Benefit Plans Part 1
GBA 2—Managing Benefit Plans Part 2
GBA/RPA 3—Navigating the Plan Environment 

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If you’re working on the CEBS designation, all three of these courses apply toward the CEBS five-course requirement.

Frequently Asked Questions

​Still looking for more information? Check out CEBS FAQ for further details on curriculum updates.


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Call (833) 886-3749 or e-mail


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