Looking for convenient yet valuable online CE?
Your state association has partnered with The Agents & Brokers Education Network (ABEN) to bring you relevant and professionally produced insurance education and training via live webcast technology.
ABEN's online CE platform will stream professional instructors right to your office, along with related course material and the ability to ask questions and chat with other students.
The Agents & Brokers Education Network (ABEN) is a joint project of state insurance and brokers associations who have a common goal: IMPROVING THE QUALITY AND ACCESSIBILITY OF DISTANCE LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE TO THEIR MEMBERS.
ABEN aims to serve as a platform to showcase and exchange the best in continuing education for mutual benefit of the associations and their membership. Business Professionals' Network manages the network and ensures the performance of the cutting edge technology that is the hallmark of ABEN.
The ABEN network is founded on the use of streaming video content over the internet that provides the participant with live, full motion video of the presenter, high quality audio, along with coordinated powerpoint slides. The ABEN platform, provided by Business Professionals' Network and its technology partner, BizVision, also allows the end user to fully participate in the webcast by downloading written materials, emailing questions to presenters in real time, making notes in the viewer "notes" area, and emailing those notes to themselves for later use. For more details view The ABEN Difference.
There are two processes for group viewing based on the numbers of viewers interested in viewing a webcast.
Small Groups - 2-9 viewers - Please contact the ABEN helpdesk at firstname.lastname@example.org or 800-747-1719, and ask for assistance in setting up a Corporate Account Administrator role.
Large Groups - 10 or more viewers - Please contact Sally Smith at email@example.com for discounted pricing information.
For more information, please visit the Corporate Accounts FAQs.
Workers' Compensation – Beyond the Basics” – In this course you will learn (among others):
• The “Course and Scope” Rule and how it is used to determine compensability
• How to define Employees vs. Independent Contractors vs. General Contractors
• What is included in “Remuneration”
• Exceptions to the Governing Classification rule
• The ABCs of Premium Audits
Your instructor for these courses is Christopher J. Boggs, CPCU, ARM, ALCM, LPCS, AAI, APA, CWCA, CRIS, AINS. Chris is the Director of Education for the Insurance Journal Academy of Insurance and is the author of two books and numerous articles on these two subjects. Chris is a knowledgeable and engaging instructor who will take you beyond “Insurance 101”
NJ-This course has been approved in New Jersey for 3 hours CE- Course #88891479
IL- This course has been approved in Illinois for 3 hours CE- Course #61583
AL - This course has been approved in Alabama for 3 hours CE - Course # 22171
VT - This course has been approved in Vermont for 3 Hours CE - Course # 25715
MD - This course is apporved in MD - Course # C12288
OK - This course has been approved in OKlahoma: Producer# 1012808, Adjustor# 1012807
FLORIDA PARTICIPANT ONLY INFORMATION:
Florida Association of Insurance Agents – Acknowledgement Form is required (see materials section)
This course has been approved by the Department of Financial Services for insurance continuing education credit. 3 hours, Course ID#77418; Course Authority: CE 9902, Intermediate, Generic - Life, General Lines and Title.