PROGRAMS & COURSES

CPWC – CLAIMS PRACTITIONER

IN WORKERS’ COMPENSATION

IEA’s Claims Practitioner in Workers’ Compensation, (CPWC ) program provides a practical, hands-on learning experience for the complex world of Workers’ Compensation. Presented at a practical desk level, this curriculum includes learning tools such as case studies and soft skills along with technical information.

Multi-track options are available to meet the needs of a variety of professional development objectives:

  • The Professional Designation Tracks offer rigorous content for Indemnity, Medical Bill Review and Medical only professionals AND meets the requirements of the California Insurance Code. This is IEA’s flagship 24 module designation program culminating in award of the CPWC designation and offering 120 hours of classroom credit.
  • The Professional Certificate Tracks are designed for anyone whose professional role is impacted in any way by workers’ compensation. Among those taking this track will be HR staff, Investigators, Health and Rehab professionals and more.
  • Theme Based Tracks offer practical knowledge in specific areas of workers compensation. This option is ideal for anyone seeking a strong foundation, or, seasoned professionals who could benefit from a review on a particular topic area.  More here

CPWC IND (Claims Practitioner in Workers’ Compensation) is our flagship 24 module designation program developed to meet the needs of emerging claims practitioners. This program offers comprehensive training in foundation principles required to become a certified California WC Claims Adjuster and provides the required 120 classroom hours. Presented at a practical desk level, this curriculum includes learning tools such as case studies and soft skills along with technical information.

 CONTINUING EDUCATION REQUIREMENT 

Six hours of continuing education in workers’ compensation or disability management are required each year. Click here for IEA Workers’ Compensation videos that qualify for  CPWC continuing education .

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CPWC IND MODULES

CPWC1

WC ORIGINS

&

OVERVIEW

CPWC2

COVERAGE

& CLAIMS

 ADMIN OPTIONS

CPWC3

CLAIM

INITIATION

& SET UP

CPWC4

WC INJURIES &

EXCLUSIVE

REMEDY

CPWC5

CLAIM

COMPENSABILITY

 PART 1

CPWC6

CLAIM

COMPENSABILITY

 PART 2

CPWC7

OVERVIEW

OF WC

BENEFITS

CPWC8

MEDICAL

TERMINOLOGY

& EXAMINATIONS

CPWC9

MEDICAL

TREATMENT

ISSUES & UR

CPWC10

MEDICAL

DISPUTES

& PROCESS

CPWC11

FEE

SCHEDULES &

BILLING CODES

CPWC12

DEFENSE

& RESOLUTION

OF LIENS

CPWC13

ETHICAL

ISSUES

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CPWC14

DWC

ORGANIZATION

& CLAIM AUDITS

CPWC15

WC

FRAUD

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CPWC16

WCAB

JURISDICTION

& AUTHORITY

CPWC17

EARNING

CAPACITY

CPWC18

TEMPORARY

DISABILITY

CPWC19

PERMANENT

DISABILITY

CPWC20

PD

APPORTIONMENT

CPWC21

RETURN

TO WORK

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CPWC22

DEATH &

DEPENDENCY

BENEFITS

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CPWC23

DISCOVERY

 & CLAIM

EVALUATION

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CPWC24

CLAIM

RESOLUTION

SUBROGATION/

CONTRIBUTION