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Pre-Approved Online Training for Retirement Board Members

Several Massachusetts and National organizations offer webinars and member education which have been pre-approved for credit by PERAC. Unless otherwise noted, you must submit a properly completed Training Affidavit in PROSPER with the name of the webinar viewed or training attended to receive educational credit. You will receive three credits for each webinar or training attended. If a particular training session is not listed here or in PROSPER, please seek pre-approval from the Compliance Unit before attending.

Links to Webinars:

Webinars offered by The National Council on Teacher Retirement (NCTR)

The following webinars are offered courtesy of the National Council on Teacher Retirement for members of the Massachusetts Public Retirement community. They can be found on their Federal Webinar page. Each title below will earn members three educational credits. Note: the links below will take you outside of the website. 

Webinars offered by the National Conference on Public Employee Retirement Systems (NCPERS)

Additional Training Opportunities

Pre-approval is required to receive credit for the following conferences, regional trainings, or workshops. Note: many organizations have canceled programming for 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. If approved, a maximum of three credits each will be awarded.

  1. American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries (ASPPA) Calendar of Events
  2. City/Town Sponsored Conflict of Interest or Open Meeting Law Training
  3. Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) Conference
  4. International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans (IFEBP) New Trustee
    Institute/Advanced Trustees Institute
  5. MA Association of School Committees Open Meeting Law Training
  6. MA Office of the Inspector General
  7. MA Town Clerks Association Ethics Training
  8. National Association of State Retirement Administrators (NASRA)
  9. National Conference on Public Employee Retirement Systems (NCPERS) TEDS, NCPERS PATS, or Legislative Conference
  10. National Council on Teacher Retirement (NCTR) Annual Conference or Trustee Workshop
  11. National Pension Education Association (NPEA)