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BMC 230 Employee Benefits

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Course Description

This survey course of employee benefit programs includes design and funding as well as current issues and directions. Contribute to the class through your own experience from employment or research. Topics include: survivor plans, disability plans, medical and dental plans, preventive health plans, retirement plans, planning incentives, taxation of benefits, flexible benefits, and benefits communication.

Course Details

Upon successful completion of the Employee Benefits course, you will be able to:

  • understand your own employee benefits
  • use your benefits program wisely to maintain and improve your own physical, mental and financial health
  • explain your benefits program to employees of your organization
  • answer most questions that employees may ask about the employee benefits program
  • influence the design of employee benefits in your organization to meet the needs of the organization and the employees by understanding the scope of possibilities
  • understand the scope of possibilities in the design and funding of employee benefits

Applies Towards the Following Certificate(s)


  BMC 230 - 038 Employee Benefits  
  Winter 2017   Status:  Available
Online:   17 Jan 2017 to 27 Mar 2017
Hours: 30.00
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    495.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
Delivery Options:  Online
Instructor(s): Rick Radulski
  Reading List / Textbook:  

Required Textbook

Title: Morneau Shepell Handbook of Canadian Pension and Benefit Plans

Edition: 16th

Authors: Gottlieb, L, Whiston, B

Publisher: CCH


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  Section Notes:  

Prerequisite: BMC 352 Learning Online

It is not possible to register online for this course until you have successfully completed BMC 352 Learning Online or have a Learning Online Prerequisite Waiver in your profile. You may enrol in this course, by telephone, if you are enrolled in a section of BMC 352 that will be completed before this course begins.
  • This course will be delivered using Desire2Learn (D2L).
  • Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am on the start date.
A $25 fee applies for course withdrawals and transfers.  

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