​Defined Benefit Plans

Online Defined Benefit Plans Training

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This course covers defined benefit plan options available to plan sponsors, including the different pay- and service-related benefit formulas, plan funding responsibilities, investment decisions and risks, distribution methods and plan termination.

Lessons include:

  • Funding Defined Benefit Plans
  • Defined Benefit Plan Distributions
  • Defined Benefit Plan Termination

View full course outline [PDF].

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This course counts toward the Fundamentals in Retirement Plans certificate. Earn your certificate to understand the principles of designing and administering a compliant retirement plan. Learn more.

Two-Credit Course

Price: $110 Members
($160 Nonmembers)

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Contact us at (888) 334-3327, option 3 or elearning@ifebp.org.

Team Training

Take advantage of special discounted pricing when you train your team with this e-learning course.

Continuing Education

This course may qualify for CEBS compliance or continuing education (CE) credit.