Tag Archives: Affirmative Defense Credit

Reminder: Training Credit Participation Deadline Approaches!

As we approach the deadline for the Training Credit Programs, a lot of members get their last few employees to take the training and earn the district 5% off of their 2018 liability contribution. Training must be completed at the CSD Pool’s Training Centers between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017

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The Top Ten Reasons Why Your District Won’t Focus on Training This Year

There are so many obvious reasons why your district could be focused on training this winter. For example, since a lot of outdoor work is out of the question, it is a great way to stay productive during down time.

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Affirmative Defense Training Isn’t Just an Easy Way to Save 5% on Liability Coverage, It’s Also Your Responsibility

Your district probably has a policy against things like sexual harassment and discrimination. But if you aren’t putting your staff through periodic training on these topics, your district can be held liable for them under Federal statute.

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Is cold weather keeping your employees inside for much the winter?

With winter weather here to stay for the next few months, now is the perfect time to take advantage of free training opportunities that will increase your employees’ skills and knowledge, raise awareness of vital safety issues, and reduce costs for your district.

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Let’s Get Started: Welcome to Your New Home for Training

Starting this month, TargetSolutions, which has already been providing training and records management to fire districts for years, has taken over as the Pool’s exclusive online training hub. This represents a fresh start for our training efforts, as logins, records and access to our old Training Center ended on December 31, 2014.

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Crunching the Numbers: Making the Most of Pool Programs

The Pool has several programs that offer credits that can reduce the cost of coverage for members, but most districts are not taking advantage of these programs. Many of these programs require only a little buy-in and effort on your part, and can literally save your district thousands of dollars. For more information about any of these credits, contact your broker or visit our website.

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