WORKERS’ COMPENSATION CLAIMS
PERMANENT DISABILITY IN CALIFORNIA WORKERS' COMPENSATION CLAIMS
WCCP 16 - How It Benefits You
You’ll learn to confidently navigate the legal issues involved with permanent disability ratings
and better understand AMA guidelines as it relates to whole person impairment.
Take this course if you are:
Workers’ compensation claims adjusters
Medical only claims adjusters
TPA / Self-insured claims personnel
Agent/Broker work comp staff
Legal professionals and staff
PD Rating: Which schedule applies?
Basic concepts in using the AMA Guides
Evaluating impairments of the spine
Evaluating impairments of the upper and lower extremities
Evaluating impairments of other bodily systems
Evaluating impairments to multiple bodily systems
Other Topics You'll Learn
Rebutting a scheduled rating
Basic purpose of apportionment
Apportionment standards under LC 4664 for a preexisting disability
Disability evaluation unit and rating determinations
Role of physicians, judges and raters in determining disability under the AMA Guides
Although there is no pre-requisite for WCCP16 we recommend students complete WCCA coursework before taking the WCCP.
WCCP16 Books & Exams.
National WCCP Exam required for designation. Exams available for purchase through The Institutes and are conducted at Prometric Exam Centers throughout the country. Organizations can also apply to be an approved on-site testing location through The Institutes..
WCCP 16 Course Overview
Online Semester course
Online – Webinar
Dates & Times
9/29/2021 – 11/17/2021
Wednesdays 6:30pm-7:30pm PST
(8 weeks / 8 hours total)
This course is offered in online format.
- Weekly LIVE webinars
- Online Dashboard for quizzes.
FA21: WCCP16 OL Sim
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Several payment options available
including by check.