The California Joint Powers Insurance Authority is not just an insurance pool. Alongside our comprehensive risk management services, members have access to a wide range of training opportunities, all at minimal or no cost. Additionally, our team will work with you to create a customized risk management training program unique to your agency. This training takes place locally, regionally, and online to offer members the greatest flexibility.
Members can access an extensive library of resources, including videos, training manuals, white papers, policy templates, and publications, empowering members with knowledge and reference materials.
Members also have access to unique one-day offerings. These include the Risk Management Roundtables, Workers’ Compensation Symposium, and webinars. Online training is offered via myJPIA, while intensive multi-day training is offered at the academies and summits and the Risk Management Educational Forum.
myJPIA is an online members-only training portal where members have access to a wide variety of in-person, online, and webinar trainings. Members can log in to the myJPIA portal to search the training catalog or visit their learner homepage to find personalized training for their job description.
Academies and summits are training seminars that primarily focus on a specific public sector discipline. Each program is a multi-day training that presents essential theories and techniques in order to provide pragmatic solutions to solving everyday problems.
Risk Management Educational Forum
The Educational Forum is an annual conference spanning two and a half days and featuring a variety of topics crucial to local government. Covering areas such as public safety, legal liability, and workers’ compensation, the Forum serves as an important knowledge hub for public agency professionals. It also serves as the primary networking event for Authority members.