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NCCI offers Web-based education designed to enhance your knowledge of workers compensation. Through our online education modules, you can learn the fundamentals of workers comp—including how a business is classified, how rates are determined and how experience rating works—as well as requirements for reporting data to NCCI. These modules offer a flexible learning plan, are easy to use, and allow you to self-pace your presentation.

You can also learn how to accurately fill out frequently submitted forms by downloading a copy of the form along with the instructions.

 

 
Click on a Series below to see webinars related to that topic.
Fundamentals of Workers Compensation Series

Fundamentals of Workers Compensation Series

This series of webinars on demand, presented by our own subject-matter experts, is designed to give an overview of the basic components of workers compensation.

Experience Rating Series

Experience Rating Series

This series of webinars on demand, presented by our own subject-matter experts, is designed to give an ​overview of the basic compon​ents of workers compensation.

Actuaries

Actuaries

This series of webinars on demand, presented by our own subject-matter experts, is designed to give an overview of the basic components of workers compensation.

Advanced Workers Compensation 

Advanced Workers Compensation

This series of webinars on demand, presented by our own subject-matter experts, is designed to give an overview of the basic components of workers compensation.

Products

Products

This series of webinars on demand, presented by our own subject-matter experts, is designed to give an overview of the basic components of workers compensation.

Regulator Education Sessions

Regulator Education Sessions

In addition to the regulatory teleconferences and the Regulatory Forum at NCCI's Annual Issues Symposium, NCCI conducts a series of live Web seminars on a variety of workers compensation topics exclusively for insurance departments and workers compensation boards and commissions.

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Fundamentals of Workers Compensation Series

​ NCCI is committed to providing quality education and information on workers compensation insurance. This series of webinars on demand, presented by our own subject-matter experts, is designed to give an overview of the basic components of workers compensation.

Basics of Experience Rating - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 21 minutes

​Gain a foundational understanding of the Experience Rating process. Learn about:

  • ​Experience Rating's impact on industry premiums and the development of safety programs
  • How the Experience Rating Plan operates and in which states
  • Intrastate versus Interstate Experience Rating
  • Premium qualification thresholds by state
  • How the actual claim values are used in the calculation of frequency and severity

View the ABCs of Experience Rating (PDF)

How to Understand Your Experience Rating Worksheet - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 16 minutes

The How to Understand Your Experience Rating Worksheet Webinar on Demand walks you through the elements of an experience rating worksheet and the formulas used. Follow along as each element is explained.

You will learn about:

  • How expected losses for each classification are determined
  • What Expected Loss Rates and Discount Ratios are
  • How to determine expected losses and how actual losses are used in the calculation
  • Additional factors that are calculated along with the mod factor

Classification System Overview - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 18 minutes

​Learn the purpose of classifying businesses, how classification relates to premium, and more.

Workers Compensation Ratemaking-An Overview - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 13 minutes

​This webinar provides a high-level overview of NCCI’s ratemaking process—with a focus on aggregate ratemaking. An intuitive foundation for the basics of aggregate ratemaking are provided through a discussion of the required adjustments to the reported financial call data.

Riskworkstation™ Overview - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 8 minutes

​Learn how to quickly and easily get the information you need.

Riskworkstation™ Test Mods Overview - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 8 minutes

​Learn how to create hypothetical “what-if” scenarios.

Manuals Library - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 5 minutes

Find out how NCCI's online Manuals Library can benefit you with a new overview. Whether you're a new or existing Manuals Library user, you'll benefit from this advanced audiovisual tool. In about 5 minutes, you'll learn valuable tips on efficiently navigating through the wealth of resources and tools offered in NCCI's Manuals Library.

Experience Rating Series

NCCI is committed to providing quality education and information on workers compensation insurance. This series of webinars on demand, presented by our own subject-matter experts, is designed to give an overview of the basic components of workers compensation.

Basics of Experience Rating - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 21 minutes

​Gain a foundational understanding of the Experience Rating process. Learn about:

  • ​Experience Rating's impact on industry premiums and the development of safety programs
  • How the Experience Rating Plan operates and in which states
  • Intrastate versus Interstate Experience Rating
  • Premium qualification thresholds by state
  • How the actual claim values are used in the calculation of frequency and severity

View the ABCs of Experience Rating (PDF)

Advanced Experience Rating - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 19 minutes

​​The Advanced Experience Rating Webinar on Demand is designed to further your understanding of how Experience Rating helps to refine workers compensation costs.

You will learn about:

  • Elements of Experience Rating
  • Valuations of payroll and claim data used in calculation
  • Various claim limitations
  • When a modification factor is revised
  • Why modification factors change

How to Understand Your Experience Rating Worksheet - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 16 minutes

The How to Understand Your Experience Rating Worksheet Webinar on Demand walks you through the elements of an experience rating worksheet and the formulas used. Follow along as each element is explained.

You will learn about:

  • How expected losses for each classification are determined
  • What Expected Loss Rates and Discount Ratios are
  • How to determine expected losses and how actual losses are used in the calculation
  • Additional factors that are calculated along with the mod factor

Experience Rating Ownership - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 16 minutes

Changes in an organization’s ownership structure can significantly impact its experience ratings. The Experience Rating Ownership Webinar on Demand reviews the fundamentals and provides detailed examples of an ownership change.

You will learn:

  • What an ownership change is and is not
  • Impact of ownership changes
  • Types of ownership changes
  • Categories of business entities and information required by NCCI for each

How to Complete the ERM-14 Form - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 11 minutes

​NCCI's ERM-14 form is used to report changes in ownership for business entities. In addition to a brief refresher on experience rating ownership, the How to Complete the ERM-14 Form Webinar on Demand provides you with a page-by-page explanation of the components of the ERM-14 form.

Utilizing various scenarios, you will learn about:

  • Transaction and entity information
  • Combinability requests
  • Mod revisions
  • Ownership details
  • ERM-14 form dos and don'ts
  • Where to obtain the ERM-14 form
  • How to submit the ERM-14 form

Download the ERM-14 Form (PDF)

Contracting Classification Premium Adjustment Program (CCPAP) - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 14 minutes

Gain a foundational understanding of the CCPAP process. Learn:

  • The purpose of the CCPAP, and how it is applied to contracting employers meeting the program requirements
  • How CCPAP operates and a summary of participating states and eligibility
  • The roles and responsibilities of the key participants in the program
  • How to fill out a CCPAP application for multiple scenarios and helpful reminders
  • How to understand the completed worksheet

Understanding the CCPAP Calculation - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 8 Minutes

Gain a detailed understanding of the Contracting Classification Premium Adjustment Program (CCPAP) Production Service calculation. Learn about:

  • The basic elements of the CCPAP worksheet
  • The difference between contracting and non-contracting classification codes
  • The factors used in the CCPAP calculation
  • The calculation of the CCPAP factor

Advanced Workers Compensation Series

NCCI is committed to providing quality education and information on workers compensation insurance. This series of webinars on demand, presented by our own subject-matter experts, is designed to give an overview of the basic components of workers compensation.

Advanced Experience Rating - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 19 minutes

​​The Advanced Experience Rating Webinar on Demand is designed to further your understanding of how Experience Rating helps to refine workers compensation costs.

You will learn about:

  • Elements of Experience Rating
  • Valuations of payroll and claim data used in calculation
  • Various claim limitations
  • When a modification factor is revised
  • Why modification factors change

Experience Rating Ownership - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 16 minutes

Changes in an organization’s ownership structure can significantly impact its experience ratings. The Experience Rating Ownership Webinar on Demand reviews the fundamentals and provides detailed examples of an ownership change.

You will learn:

  • What an ownership change is and is not
  • Impact of ownership changes
  • Types of ownership changes
  • Categories of business entities and information required by NCCI for each

How to Complete the ERM-14 Form - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 11 minutes

​NCCI's ERM-14 form is used to report changes in ownership for business entities. In addition to a brief refresher on experience rating ownership, the How to Complete the ERM-14 Form Webinar on Demand provides you with a page-by-page explanation of the components of the ERM-14 form.

Utilizing various scenarios, you will learn about:

  • Transaction and entity information
  • Combinability requests
  • Mod revisions
  • Ownership details
  • ERM-14 form dos and don'ts
  • Where to obtain the ERM-14 form
  • How to submit the ERM-14 form

Download the ERM-14 Form (PDF)

Contracting Classification Premium Adjustment Program (CCPAP) - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 14 minutes

Gain a foundational understanding of the CCPAP process. Learn:

  • The purpose of the CCPAP, and how it is applied to contracting employers meeting the program requirements
  • How CCPAP operates and a summary of participating states and eligibility
  • The roles and responsibilities of the key participants in the program
  • How to fill out a CCPAP application for multiple scenarios and helpful reminders
  • How to understand the completed worksheet

Understanding the CCPAP Calculation - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 8 Minutes

Gain a detailed understanding of the Contracting Classification Premium Adjustment Program (CCPAP) Production Service calculation. Learn about:

  • The basic elements of the CCPAP worksheet
  • The difference between contracting and non-contracting classification codes
  • The factors used in the CCPAP calculation
  • The calculation of the CCPAP factor

NCCI Class Ratemaking Overview - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 18 minutes

​​Take an in-depth look at NCCI's classification ratemaking methodology. Beginning with the reported Statistical Plan data, learn the various steps in the process NCCI uses to determine the loss costs and rates by occupational classification.

Products Series

NCCI is committed to providing quality education and information on workers compensation insurance. This series of webinars on demand, presented by our own subject-matter experts, is designed to give an overview of the basic components of workers compensation.

Riskworkstation™ Overview - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 8 minutes

​Learn how to quickly and easily get the information you need.

Riskworkstation™ Test Mods Overview - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 8 minutes

​Learn how to create hypothetical “what-if” scenarios.

Manuals Library - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 5 minutes

Find out how NCCI's online Manuals Library can benefit you with a new overview. Whether you're a new or existing Manuals Library user, you'll benefit from this advanced audiovisual tool. In about 5 minutes, you'll learn valuable tips on efficiently navigating through the wealth of resources and tools offered in NCCI's Manuals Library.

State Insight - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 8 minutes

​​​​​​​A comprehensive portfolio of state-specific and national workers compensation information at your fingertips. In less than 8​​ minutes, you'll learn how to save time and streamline search for the latest state and national updates.​

Actuaries Series

NCCI is committed to providing quality education and information on workers compensation insurance. This series of webinars on demand, presented by our own subject-matter experts, is designed to give an overview of the basic components of workers compensation.

Workers Compensation Ratemaking-An Overview - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 13 minutes

​This webinar provides a high-level overview of NCCI’s ratemaking process—with a focus on aggregate ratemaking. An intuitive foundation for the basics of aggregate ratemaking are provided through a discussion of the required adjustments to the reported financial call data.

NCCI Ratemaking: How Fresh is the Data? - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 13 minutes

Let NCCI briefly walk you through the steps involved with turning raw data into workers compensation loss costs/rates. This webinar highlights the timing of the various stages of data validation and the levels of actuarial review that occur along the way.

NCCI Class Ratemaking Overview - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 18 minutes

​​Take an in-depth look at NCCI's classification ratemaking methodology. Beginning with the reported Statistical Plan data, learn the various steps in the process NCCI uses to determine the loss costs and rates by occupational classification.

State of the Workers Compensation Line 2018

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: August 06, 2018
Length: 56 minutes

Filmed live at AIS 2018, Chief Actuary Kathy Antonello presents NCCI’s exclusive overview of the latest workers compensation financial indicators.

Three educational videos included in the 2018 State of the Line presentation:



State Insight - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 8 minutes

​​​​​​​A comprehensive portfolio of state-specific and national workers compensation information at your fingertips. In less than 8​​ minutes, you'll learn how to save time and streamline search for the latest state and national updates.​

Regulator Education Sessions

NCCI is committed to providing quality education and information on workers compensation insurance. This series of webinars on demand, presented by our own subject-matter experts, is designed to give an overview of the basic components of workers compensation. 

Hot Topics in Workers Compensation Update - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: October 03, 2018
Length: 20 Minutes

This webinar covers trending issues in workers compensation, including opioids, the legalization of marijuana, and air ambulances.

Provider Networks in Workers Compensation

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: October 09, 2018
Length: 25 Minutes

Provider networks are increasingly common in workers compensation, offering a range of products and services. Indulge in learning about characteristics and resulting impacts of provider networks across the spectrum of medical services for the injured worker.

Federal Legislative and Regulatory Update - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: August 22, 2018
Length: 31 Minutes

This class summarizes this year’s top federal legislative and regulatory issues impacting workers compensation.

Mini State of the Line - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: June 28, 2018
Length: 11 minutes

A high-level overview of the latest workers compensation financial indicators. This is a condensed version of the information presented at NCCI’s Annual Issues Symposium.

Services and Tools for Regulators

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: June 21, 2018
Length: 23 Minutes

An overview of ncci.com, manuals, circulars, and the State Insight tool. State Insight provides a summary of key state-specific information. For regulators, it also provides a secure online portal to access their own state’s critical reports.

Overview of 2018 National Item Filings - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: May 03, 2018
Length: 19 minutes

An overview of NCCI’s planned 2018 national item filings, including details of each filing and estimated filing date.

Experience Rating 201 - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: May 03, 2018
Length: 25 minutes

This presentation explains the Experience Rating calculation including the factors, different impacts to the calculation, and the various claim limitations.

State of the Residual Market - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: March 15, 2018
Length: 33 minutes

This presentation provides a comprehensive review of Year-End 2017 residual market operating results. The presentation also focuses on key 2017 residual market activities, topics, and demographics, and discusses potential challenges for 2018.

Medicare Set-Asides (MSAs) - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: February 23, 2018
Length: 24 Minutes

NCCI provides information about MSAs and their history, along with some metrics such as: average claim processing time, average MSA since 2011 (separately for Parts A/B and Part D), and claimant demographics.