Office of Workers' Compensation Programs (OWCP)
Division of Federal Employees' Compensation (DFEC)
Training for Injury Compensation Specialists, Managers/Supervisors
The Seattle Office of Workers' Compensation Programs (OWCP) is offering the following training opportunities to Federal agencies in 2017.
INJURY COMPENSATION SPECIALIST WORKSHOP
This three-day course is intended for those employees who process workers' compensation claims within their agencies. The course is designed to benefit both the beginning and experienced Injury Compensation Specialist and provides an in-depth study of the statute, regulations, conditions of coverage, and benefits provided by the Federal Employees Compensation Act, as well as the "processing" of injury claims by the employing agency.
The workshop will be held on the following dates:
February 7 – 9, 2017 (Cancelled)
May 16 – 18, 2017
October 17 – 19, 2017
There is no tuition for the workshop, and all materials are furnished. However, the employing establishments are responsible for travel expenses and per diem costs for their participants.
Because of limited class size, pre-registration is required for the classes. To register, please complete the Training Registration Form and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org. Enrollment will be confirmed upon receipt of the completed form and specific information will be e-mailed to attendees 3 - 4 weeks prior to the class. For more information, please use the above e-mail address.
All classes will be held in Seattle at 300 Fifth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104.
All e-mail regarding any agency training should use the following Subject Line to facilitate tracking: 2017 Agency Training.