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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: 23 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. Revised in 2015.

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: 22 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: 14 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: 17 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 less than 20 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: 23 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. Revised in 2015.

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. Revised in 2015.

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

Basics of Experience Rating Ownership - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 25 minutes

​​​Changes in an organization's ownership structure can significantly impact their experience ratings. The Basics of 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
  • Examples of combination of entities

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

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 20 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: 21 minutes

​​​The Contracting Classification Premium Adjustment Program (CCPAP) Webinar on Demand covers the purpose and function of the Contracting Classification Premium Adjustment Program. Revised in 2015.

You will learn about:

  • States that have approved the program
  • How to fill out the CCPAP application
  • The credit calculation

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. Revised in 2015.

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

Basics of Experience Rating Ownership - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 25 minutes

​​​Changes in an organization's ownership structure can significantly impact their experience ratings. The Basics of 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
  • Examples of combination of entities

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

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 20 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: 21 minutes

​​​The Contracting Classification Premium Adjustment Program (CCPAP) Webinar on Demand covers the purpose and function of the Contracting Classification Premium Adjustment Program. Revised in 2015.

You will learn about:

  • States that have approved the program
  • How to fill out the CCPAP application
  • The credit calculation

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: 17 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 less than 20 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: 7 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: 14 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 2017

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: May 23, 2017
Length: 63 Minutes

Recorded live at AIS 2017, Chief Actuary Kathy Antonello presents NCCI’s exclusive overview of the latest workers compensation financial indicators.

Educational videos included in the 2017 State of the Line presentation:

A Cautionary Tale: The Danger of Comparing Average Loss Costs Across States The Interaction Between Workers Compensation and Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) The Parties Involved in The Operation of a Prescription Drug Fee Schedule


State Insight - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: Current
Length: 7 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. 

Federal Legislative and Regulatory Update - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: August 28, 2017
Length: 31 minutes

This webinar will focus on current federal legislative and regulatory issues impacting workers compensation

Dispute Resolution - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: July 19, 2017
Length: 17 minutes

You’ll learn more about NCCI’s dispute resolution process, which enables policyholders to obtain a review of how NCCI manual rules are applied to their WC policies. We’ll provide an overview of how the process works & the types of disputes reviewed.

NCCI Experience Rating - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: May 31, 2017
Length: 17 Minutes

This session will present an overview of NCCI's experience rating calculation. It will discuss the various elements (payroll, losses, and limitations) that go into the calculation.

NCCI's Medical Data Reports - Five Years Old - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: May 08, 2017
Length: 22 minutes

The Medical Data Report is now in its fifth edition. Learn about information that the state medical report provides & how NCCI's medical data can be used to provide insight into medical cost drivers & legislative impacts due to rule or legislative change.

Policy to Proof of Coverage - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: April 05, 2017
Length: 22 minutes

This presentation will provide you with insight into the policy data reporting process and NCCI’s Proof of Coverage (POC) service & NCCI’s Coverage Verification Service (CVS) as well as our new mobile app WCCV.

Status of the Residual Market - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: March 16, 2017
Length: 40 minutes

This presentation provides a comprehensive review of Year-End 2016 residual market operating results. The presentation also focuses on key 2016 residual market activities, topics, and demographics, and discusses potential challenges for 2017.

NCCI's Underwriting Research - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: February 17, 2017
Length: 20 minutes

NCCI has a team dedicated to researching NCCI's classification system, underwriting rules, and endorsements to ensure that they remain current and relevant. In this webinar, you'll learn about the latest research topics.

2016 Legislative Session - Workers Compensation Wrap Up

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: February 17, 2017
Length: 28 minutes

NCCI monitors state legislative activity impacting the workers compensation system across the country. This course will cover the significant workers compensation legislation that emerged in 2016.

Federal Legislative and Regulatory Update - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: December 07, 2016
Length: 29 minutes

This webinar will focus on current federal legislative and regulatory issues impacting workers compensation. Issues to be discussed include:

  • Federal Interest in State Workers Comp
  • Reform of Medicare Set-Asides
  • TRIPRA of 2015 Implementation

Access to Care in Workers Compensation - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: November 07, 2016
Length: 43 minutes

​​This webinar offers some metrics for assessing access to care in workers compensation. Get a sense of how the Affordable Care Act has affected workers compensation primary care utilization in its early stages of implementation.​

Hot Topics in Workers Compensation - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: November 04, 2016
Length: 28 minutes

​​​​This presentation will provide an overview of some of the hot and trending issues in 2016, including opt-out, the legalization of marijuana, and cybersecurity.​

Shift in Security - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: October 27, 2016
Length: 29 minutes

​​This presentation will discuss why system-based security is no longer effective and will present examples of what a data-centric security program would look like.​

Federal Legislative and Regulatory Update - Webinar on Demand

Category: Learning Center
Posted Date: August 19, 2016
Length: 47 minutes

This webinar focuses on current federal legislative and regulatory issues impacting workers compensation. Issues discussed include TRIPRA of 2015 data collection, Social Security Disability Insurance reform and potential workers compensation impacts, and an update on the activities of the Federal Insurance Office.​​​​