Trustees Institute-Level II: Concepts in Practice



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Strengthen your knowledge on required responsibilities as a multiemployer trustee by attending the Trustees Institute—Level II: Concepts in Practice. This conference will take the ideas and education provided at the New Trustees Institute—Level I: Core Concepts and go into more depth and applicability, expanding on need-to-know topics. Discover best practices, identify solutions and find answers to your questions by attending this exciting program. Class size is limited to foster deeper comprehension and peer-to-peer discussion.

Topics

Governance/
Administration

  • Fiduciary duty
  • Policies and procedures
  • Group scenarios
  • Prohibited transactions
  • Deadlocks and arbitration
  • Board governance
  • Fraud prevention detection

Investments

  • Terminology and reports
  • Who are the players? What are their roles?
  • Asset allocation
  • Other investment issues
  • Alternative investment options
  • Investment open forum

Retirement

  • Financial literacy
  • DC plans/annuity
  • Pension basics
  • PPA-MPRA
  • Plan redesign
  • Withdrawal liability
  • Open forum

Health Plans

  • Health plan basics
  • Appeals committee
  • Prescriptions and mental health
  •  Monitoring and selecting service providers
  • Rapid-fire Q&A
  • Emerging issues

View the various education program offerings for multiemployer trustees.

​Benefits of Attending

  • Learn from industry experts about the current state of affairs and latest reform initiatives—Be prepared for what lies ahead.
  • Network with peers who face similar challenges—Learn from their mistakes, benchmark your performance and gather workable ideas and solutions to implement.
  • Bring home helpful resource materials to share with colleagues, from sample documents to checklists and case studies—The value of your attendance will continue long after you’ve left the program

Who Should Attend

Designed for trustees who have served for three to five years on an ERISA fund and have completed the New Trustees Institute—Level I: Core Concepts. This conference is also for ideal for plan professionals involved in the overall support and management of multiemployer benefit plans.

Speakers

Speakers will be announced soon.

Multiemployer Trustee Education Path

In order to help trustees better meet their educational needs, the Foundation has created a suggested progression of trustee education. This program is the first step in the trustee education path.

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Trustee Resource Center

Look to the Trustee Resource Center as you serve in this influential role as a trustee! You'll receive guidance on legal and regulatory issues, investment management, financial reporting, retirement plans, defined benefit pension plans and health plans; visit www.ifebp.org/trusteeresourcecenter.

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Continuing Education

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


Continuing Education credit for additional professions and designations MAY be available for attendance at live sessions. You must register for the program and request CE credit at least 60 days prior to the beginning of the program so that the Foundation can seek preapproval from the governing agency.

Requests made for continuing education credit do not guarantee administration of credit. For further information on continuing education credit, please call (262) 786-6710, option 2.


​COVID-19 Safety Protocols

We’re excited to be bringing this meeting back to an in-person experience. See our safety protocol for details.

Policies
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