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Communicating Employee Benefits

Communicating Employee Benefits—A common challenge in employee benefits is effectively communicating the benefits in place for participants. With more channels than ever for relaying information, clear communication requires knowledge and skills in strategies and measurements. This course will explore best practices and new strategies in communicating benefits to plan participants and measuring the plan for success. Take a deep dive into communication budgets, new technology, measuring results and more! Gather with your peers and experts in the field for two days of learning these strategies, what has worked for others and how to implement these ideas into your own plans. Gain confidence that your plan communication is on the right track, and find new ways to improve through networking and learning from experts when you attend this course!

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Topics covered in this course:

  • Communication strategies
  • The changing role of employee/participant responsibility
  • The legal and regulatory environment
  • Influencing participant behavior
  • Sources of communication
  • Communications budget
  • Creating a communication plan
  • Administrative issues
  • Soliciting feedback 
  • Measuring results
  • Technology tools and solutions

Standard Class times

  • Day One: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
  • Day Two: 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Accelerated Class times

  • Monday-Thursday: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 8:00 a.m.-12:00 noon

Take this course and work toward earning a Certificate of Achievement!

This course applies to:
Certificate in Benefit Plan Administration

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Continuing Education

Educational sessions at this program can qualify for CEBS Compliance credit. Visit www.cebs.org/compliance for more information.

Course Offerings and Pricing

Spring

Friday, March 08 - Saturday, March 09, 2024

Scottsdale, AZ

Pricing

Before January 23, 2024

US$1,375.00

Member

US$1,595.00

Non-member

After January 23, 2024

US$1,675.00

Member

US$1,895.00

Non-member

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Summer

Tuesday, July 30 - Wednesday, July 31, 2024

Boston, MA

Accelerated Course

Earning a Certificate of Achievement for the employee benefits area you work in can substantially increase the knowledge you bring to your organization. This summer's Accelerated Certificate Series offering is designed to make earning your certificate more convenient than ever. Make the most of your trip to Boston by attending all three required courses for your certificate in one location over 4 1/2 days. Save time and money with this accelerated option to earn either a Certificate in Health and Welfare Plans or a Certificate in Benefit Plan Administration.

Save over $650! By registering for this Accelerated Certificate, you will be automatically registered for the three required courses in order to complete this Certificate in Boston.

Through June 18, 2024

US$3,500.00

Member

US$3,830.00

Non-member

Fall

Monday, September 16 - Tuesday, September 17, 2024

Nashville, TN

Pricing

Before August 06, 2024

US$1,375.00

Member

US$1,595.00

Non-member

After August 06, 2024

US$1,675.00

Member

US$1,895.00

Non-member

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Interaction with fellow professionals from public, corporate and multiemployer plans was extremely educational.

Bill Feyling
Executive Director
Carpenters 46 Northern CA Counties