Workers' Compensation Newcomers Course:

A Comprehensive Introduction to Employer WC Cost Reduction & Injury Management Systems Designed For Risk Managers & Insurance Brokers

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Start Brand New In Work Comp & Become The Go-To Cost Reduction Expert At Your Organization in 60 days!

The Workers' Compensation Newcomers Course is a comprehensive lesson plan designed for the risk manager or insurance broker new to workers' compensation, and tasked with reducing workers' comp costs.   Laid out in bite-size pieces individuals can take the course on their own schedule with a small time investment of about 1-2 hours every two weeks.

At the end of 8 weeks, individuals that successfully pass this course will be well equipped to start making a significant impact on workers' compensation costs as a risk manager or insurance broker working with clients. The work comp management system taught in this course has been implemented successfully at hundreds of organizations over the past 25 years including at well known companies such as Office Depot, NY Times, Continental Airlines, and Universal Orlando.

Additional features include:

  • 8 week course completed on your schedule. Flexibility with accountability, requires 1-2 hour time commitment to complete each module spread over two weeks.
  • Bite-sized, mobile compatible lessons average 10 minutes in length.
  • 4 live interactive "Ask" sessions with course instructor Michael Stack at completion of each of module to ask questions and clarify points.
  • Included In Course: Your Ultimate Guide To Mastering Workers' Comp Costs - Comprehensive Version ($249 value)
  • Short quizzes at the end of each lesson to test your own knowledge and understanding of the material.
  • Final exam requiring a 75% or greater score to receive certificate of successful completion.
  • Work comp management system taught in this course has been implemented successfully at hundreds of organizations over the past 25 years including at well known companies such as Office Depot, NY Times, Continental Airlines, and Universal Orlando.

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Workers' Comp Newcomers Complete Lesson Outline With Descriptions

Your Instructor For This Course...

More about Michael Stack...

  • Michael Stack is the Principal of Amaxx LLC. He is an expert in workers compensation cost containment systems ...
  • Our guidebook is based on decades of the combined hands-on field experience of the industry’s leading cost-reduction experts...
  • I recently attended the Workers' Compensation Summit, which was the start of the national conversation...
  • We are the nation's leading experts in workers compensation cost-reduction. Companies large and small have realized the benefits of our workers comp guidebook...
  • The risk manager of a PEO with 25 years’ experience and 500 transportation clients specializing in the trucking industry throughout the U.S. needed help...
  • A major, nationwide transportation company provides bus services in over 500 U.S. locations.

Included In Course:

4

Live Interactive

"Ask" Sessions

Course Details

  • For Risk Managers & Insurance Brokers.
  • Comprehensive introductory course, students with little to no experience in workers’ compensation will be prepared to make an immediate impact on employer’s work comp costs.
  • Injury management system taught has been proven over 25 years to reduce workers' comp cost 20-50% and has been implemented at hundreds of organizations including Universal Orlando, NY Times, Continental Airlines, and Office Depot.
  • Includes industries #1 training manual, Your Ultimate Guide to Mastering Workers Comp Costs ($250 value)
  • Easy to process, bit sized course units average 10 minutes each. Each course unit contains short quiz to self-test progress & comprehension
  • Organizations can ensure employee comprehension with final exam that requires 75% or greater to achieve certificate of completion

Included In Course:

Bite Sized, Mobile Enabled Lessons Average 10 minutes in Length

Short Quiz At End Of Each Lesson

Final Exam Requires 75% to Achieve Certificate Of Completion

$999 or 4 Payments of $287

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Module 1: Workers' Comp Nuts & Bolts (total run time: 1 hr, 44 mins) +

Module 1: Workers' Comp Nuts & Bolts

(total run time: 1 hr, 44 mins)

  • Lesson 1: What Is Workers' Comp? (7:22)
  • Lesson 2: What Is Workers' Comp?...Continued (13:19)
  • Lesson 3: The Parties Involved (12:06)
  • Lesson 4: Who, How, What (12:00)
  • Lesson 5: Who, How, What...Continued (5:26)
  • Lesson 6: How Premiums Are Calculated (9:24)
  • Lesson 7: Compensability (10:41)
  • Lesson 8: Standard Defenses (9:59)
  • Lesson 9: Insurance Structures (13:10)
  • Lesson 10: Read & Understand Your Loss Run (11:40)
  • Lesson 11: Impact Of Late Reporting (3:27)
Module 2: Work Comp Cost Containment Fundamentals (total run time: 49 mins) +

Module 2: Work Comp Cost Containment Fundamentals

(total run time: 49 mins)

  • Lesson 12:  Why Work Comp Costs Get Out Of Control (10:44)
  • Lesson 13: Who's Responsible? (9:06)
  • Lesson 14:  First Report Of Injury (9:34)
  • Lesson 15: Most Common Mistakes & Obstacles (11:49)
  • Lesson 16: Most Common Mistakes & Obstacles...Continued (5:05)
  • Lesson 6: How Premiums Are Calculated (9:24)
Module 3: The Financial Impact (total run time: 1 hr, 10 mins) +

Module 3: The Financial Impact 

(total run time: 1 hr, 10 mins)

  • Lesson 17: Experience Mod 1 - Breaking Down The Formula (16:35)
  • Lesson 18: Experience Mod 2 - Relationship Of The Numbers (15:06)
  • Lesson 19: Experience Mod 3 - Impact of Individual Claims (13:33)
  • Lesson 20:  How Many Widgets To Cover Work Comp Costs (8:43)
  • Lesson 21:   The Most Important Day Of The Year (13:56)
  • Lesson 22: Benchmark & Track Your Progress (7:40)
Module 4: Best In Class Work Comp Management (total run time: 1 hr, 16 mins) +

Module 4: Best In Class Work Comp Management  

(total run time: 1 hr, 16 mins)

  • Lesson 23:   WC Management Overview - Pre Loss (12:14)
  • Lesson 24:    WC Management Overview - Post Loss (9:46)
  • Lesson 25:    WC Management Overview - Claims Management & Vendors (15:54)
  • Lesson 26: Communication (9:42)
  • Lesson 27: Return To Work / Stay At Work (12:20)
  • Lesson 28: Injury Response Procedure (13:06)