Certificate Series - Basics of Employee Benefits Administration

Monday, June 11 - Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Gleacher Center-University of Chicago, Chicago, IL


Take a single course in a specific area or take three courses to earn a Certificate of Achievement in the discipline of your choice. Find solutions for today’s challenges and prepare for tomorrow’s opportunities through an enriching learning experience that combines valuable materials, outstanding instruction and networking opportunities.



  • People strategies and organizational structure
  • Governance and accountability
  • The legal environment
  • Data administration
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Creating a measurement framework for return on investment
  • Risk management
  • Current issues and trends
  • Resources

The International Foundation continues to be the ‘go-to’ organization for thorough and in-depth benefits education.

Susan Carmichael, Human Resource Coordinator Turlock Irrigation District (TID)
Turlock, California

​Benefits of Attending

  • Learn from industry experts and your peers.
  • Gain valuable written materials and resources.
  • Discuss the strategies that plans are implementing today and considering for tomorrow.
  • Connect with others who are dealing with similar issues.
  • Demonstrate your knowledge through interactive exercises and case studies.

Who Should Attend

  • Benefits professionals
  • Human resource generalists who deal with plan participants
  • Administrative and customer service staff
  • Representatives of insurance companies and third-party administrators
  • Professionals in all service areas, including consulting, law and financial services
  • Communication, marketing and sales professionals
  • Benefit plan trustees who need to understand the technical aspects of the plans they serve


Certificate Series instructors are skilled educators, researchers and lead authorities in their field.

Complete List of Instructors

Continuing Education

Educational sessions at this program may qualify for CEBS continuing professional education (CPE) credit.
Visit www.cebscpe.org for more information.

Registration Information

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Registration Information
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Through 5/4/2018 US $1,225.00 US $1,445.00
After 5/4/2018 US $1,525.00 US $1,745.00