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PACE offers risk management regional trainings

This is an image of PACE Risk Manager Trainings LogoThe Property and Casualty Coverage for Education (PACE) insurance pool is offering a concentrated day of training designed to enhance districts’ risk management plans.

Staff responsible for enacting risk management protocols are encouraged to attend these regional trainings to learn more about the responsibilities of a risk management coordinator, liability issues, property issues, mandatory reporting, fraud, crime, employment, bullying and social media exposures. In addition, attendees will learn more about coverage documents and services available to PACE members.

Part One

For those who missed this training in 2014, PACE is offering Part One once in the fall and once in the spring. These trainings are held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the days and locations listed here. There is no charge for attending, but each training is limited to 40 participants. Lunch will be provided. To attend, please register online.

The Part One program will provide an overview of:

  • What PACE is
  • Services available to members
  • SafeSchools online training
  • Property, general liability and auto schedules
  • How PACE risk management, pre-loss and claims staff can help
  • Services provided by your local agent
  • Common risks and what districts can do to prevent them
  • Managing claims
  • Creating a culture of safety
  • Policies for volunteers

Part Two

These trainings are held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the days and locations listed here. There is no charge for attending, but each training is limited to 40 participants. Lunch will be provided. If you are interested in attending, please register online.  

During the Part Two program, attendees will cover the following topics in-depth:

  • Transportation safety and liability
  • Athletics
  • Playgrounds
  • Special events
  • Field trips and out-of-state/overseas travel
  • Special education
  • Workers’ compensation
  • Facility use
  • Volunteer liability
  • Safety committees
  • Contracting
  • Best practices

For more information, contact Miriam Steele, OSBA Board Development Assistant, or 800-578-6722.