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Office of Workers' Compensation Programs (OWCP)

Division of Federal Employees' Compensation (DFEC)

District Office 6 — Jacksonville — Injury Compensation Classes

DFEC District 6 is offering the Injury Compensation Specialist Comprehensive Training Course. The course is of three days duration and is designed especially for those employees who process federal workers' compensation claims within their agencies. The course will provide basic information to develop the beginner's skills, as well as give advanced information for the more experienced employees. This class will be held in Jacksonville, Florida at the address printed below.

There is no tuition fee, and the Department of Labor will provide the training materials for each student. Travel and per diem expenses are the responsibility of the employing agency. Classes are limited to 20 persons. The chart below shows the dates of each class.

OWCP can also provide half-day seminars to instruct managers and supervisors on their responsibilities under the Federal Employees' Compensation Act. Requests for these classes are on a first come, first served basis and should be addressed to the attention of the District Director.

In order to register for the class, please fax a brief request on agency or union letterhead from the official authorizing the employee to attend the class to 904-366-0228, email to Sheryl Shepard at, or mail to:

U.S. Department of Labor
400 W Bay Street
Room 826
Jacksonville, FL 32202-4200

All classes are 8:30 to 4:30 p.m., Tuesday - Thursday

After you are confirmed to attend a class, should you later become unable to attend, please email Sheryl Shepard at to cancel, so that a replacement can be made.

Class Schedule

April 24-26, 2018

June 5-7, 2018

August 7-9, 2018

Classes will be held in the FECA District 6 Office.

U.S. Department of Labor - OWCP
Charles E. Bennett Federal Building
400 W Bay Street
9th Floor
Jacksonville, FL 32202-4200

For additional information, please fax Sheryl Shepard at 904-366-0228 or email at


**Please note this is for federal agencies only.**