Employers play an important role in the administration of the pension plan. Employer workshops focus on timely information to help employers become more knowledgeable about the Plan and their administrative role.
The Plan's administrator, Alberta Pensions Services Corporation (APS) will be providing best practice workshops covering Retirements and Optional Service in the Spring of 2013. Each topic will be presented in a half day.
- Morning Session (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.): Retirements
- Decision Tools
- Death in Service
- Afternoon Session (1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.): Optional Service
- Prior Service
- Decision Tools
- Payment Options
Workshops are held throughout the year and are designed to increase awareness of employers' responsibilities in relation to pension legislation. The workshops are designed to provide a basic understanding of an employer's administrative responsibilities and would be of interest to anyone administering the Plan and submitting data to PSPP's administrator, Alberta Pensions Services Corporation (APS). The workshops run from 9:00 a.m. to noon, and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
On the day of the workshop, please limit the use of perfumes, scented hair spray and other highly scented products out of respect for attendees with severe allergies.
If you have any questions, or items that you hope to see addressed at the workshop, please feel free to send them in advance to Employer Education (firstname.lastname@example.org), and every effort will be made to provide the answers at the workshop.
There is no cost to attend.
Light refreshments and snacks will be provided.
How to Register For Workshops
Registration for workshops is available online through Employer Online Services (EOS).
If you do not have access to EOS and would like to register for a workshop, please send an e-mail to email@example.com with:
- Your name and Employer #;
- Contact information;
- Your selected session date/location; and
- Number of people who will be attending with you.
Member Information Group Sessions
Employers who would like group presentations for their employees, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.