Canadian Benefits Certificate Program

April 5 - 7, 2017 8:30 AM to 4:30 PMYorkville Conference Center, Toronto, Ontario
Area of Interest: Benefits Format: In Person

Canadian Benefits Program Certificate

Date and Time                                                                                    
Starts: 04/05/2016  8:30 AM
Ends: 04/07/2015 4:30 PM
Location: Yorkville Conference Center, 150 Bloor St W, Toronto, ON

Price HRPA Members:
$1500 + TaxesNon-Members:$1800 + Taxes

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The Key to Attract and Retain Key Talent!

Gain a Clear Understanding of Canadian Group Benefits.

Group Benefits form an important part of an employee's compensation program and play a valuable role in attracting and retaining key talent.

Now you can get a comprehensive overview of benefit programs in Canada with this course.

<  Understand the basics and develop better strategies.

<  Manage your programs more effectively.

<  Keep escalating costs under control.

Complete all three levels and receive your Benefits Program Certificate.

Each day builds on the knowledge and skills of the previous level. Successful graduates will have completed all three levels.

WHY you should be there:

Level 1 – Introduction to the key elements of a Canadian Benefits program.

<  Overview of the public and private benefits in Canada

<  Overview of plan design types (traditional, flexible benefit plans)

<  Underwriting & risk sharing approaches

<  Administration options

<  Technology solutions for plan members and plan sponsors

Level 2 – In-depth look into cost management and claims management strategies and pricing

<  Review of pricing and risk mitigation approaches

<  Overview of different cost management strategies for Drug, Health & Dental plans

<  Overview of claims management strategies for Drugs

<  Disability management options

<  Fraud management

<  Wellness strategies

<  Employee communication and member support beyond enrollment: making sure the participants understand the true value of plan

Level 3 – Drug and Disability plan landscape and sharing of practical approaches via case studies

<  Drug plan landscape by province

<  Management of high-cost drugs

<  Disability management case study

<  Wellness solutions – assessment tools, program delivery, strategy and approach

WHAT you will gain:

<  A comprehensive understanding of the many components of Canadian Group Benefits.

<  Insight into public and private benefits programs and individual benefit types to better formulate plans and strategies.

<  Three levels of knowledge sharing to help manage programs better and minimize costs.

Who should attend:

HR Professionals tasked with hiring, retaining talent in the organization. C-Suite executives who wish to understand Group benefits programs.


Level 1 – Introduction to the key elements of a Canadian Benefits program.