TRAINING AND EMPLOYMENT
NOTICE

NO.

5-02

DATE:

November 18, 2002

 

TO

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ALL STATE WORKFORCE ADMINISTRATORS

 

FROM

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   /s/
CHERLY ATKINSON
Administrator
Office of Workforce Security

 

SUBJECT

:

FY 2003 Unemployment Insurance Benefits, Timeliness and Quality (BTQ) Nonmonetary Determination Evaluation Training Seminars.

  1. Purpose. To announce the schedule of the FY 2003 BTQ Nonmonetary Determination Evaluation Training Seminars.

  2. Reference. ET Handbook No. 301, Fourth Edition, Revised January 1998.

  3. Background. In order to maintain a cadre of state staff trained in the quarterly nonmonetary adjudication quality review process, four training seminars are held annually at various locations around the country. This training prepares nonmonetary determination adjudicators to participate in the quarterly tripartite quality reviews.

  4. FY 2003 BTQ Nonmonetary Determination Evaluation Training Seminars. . The sessions, each for approximately 25 participants, are planned as follows:

    Date

    Location

    December 2-6, 2002

    Charleston, South Carolina

    March 3-7, 2003

    Washington, D.C.

    June 2-6, 2003

    Buena Park, California

    September 22-26, 2003

    Chicago, Illinois

  5. State Nominees. Nominations for each session will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. State workforce agencies (SWAs) may nominate potential participants for any session. Therefore, nominations should indicate the applicable session.

    Although this training is designed to prepare nonmonetary determination adjudicators to participate in the quarterly tripartite reviews, it is also useful for other nonmonetary determination adjudicators and Benefits Accuracy Measurement (BAM) investigative Staff. Nominees should have prior nonmonetary adjudication experience. The training is not appropriate for new employees.

  6. Logistics. Travel arrangements and travel and per diem costs for attendees are the responsibility of the nominee’s employing agency. Specific information regarding the locations and hotels is attached.

  7. Action Requirement. State Administrators are requested to notify appropriate SWA staff of the upcoming BTQ Nonmonetary Determination Quality Review Seminars and provide Regional Office staff with the name(s) of each SWA nominee and session requested.

  8. Inquiries. Inquiries should be directed to the appropriate Regional Office.

  9. Attachments
    CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA SEMINAR
    WASHINGTON, DC SEMINAR
    BUENA PARK, CALIFORNIA SEMINAR
    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS SEMINAR