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Online Training

California Public Records Act

Attorney, Rob Cutbirth, discusses the challenges associated with the California Public Records Act. This presentation will give you the basic guidelines for compliance and talk about some of the "Red Flag" issues facing every district.

Duration: 15 minutes

Contracts: An Overview of Key Tips and Strategies

SIA Chief Counsel, Rob Cutbirth, discusses the writing and negotiating of school district contracts. Also discussed are insurance and indemnity clauses and how to protect the district from legal claims.

Duration: 24 minutes

Drug and Alcohol Abuse in the Workplace

An informative discussion of the issues related to Drug and Alcohol Abuse in the Workplace setting. Featuring Patrick Prince, an expert and consultant in this area.

Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes

Epi Pen Training Video

The EpiPen4Schools® program, offered by Mylan Specialty, the marketer and distributor of EpiPen® (epinephrine) and EpiPen Jr® (epinephrine) Auto-Injectors, was developed to help improve access to epinephrine in the event a person experiences a life-threatening allergic reaction (anaphylaxis) in the school setting.

Duration:  10 minutes

Liability Protection and Insurance Coverage Issues

This presentation discussed some of the important differences between Schools Insurance Authority and insurance companies. Attorney, Rob Cutbirth, talks about the benefits for school districts in obtaining their liability protection from SIA and what happens when a claim is filed.

Duration: 21 minutes

Mandated Reporting

The training defines the various requirements of the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and also offers specialized training for various occupational groups, including educators. This is a stand-alone training for Educators that does not require the General Training to be taken first.

Risk Avoidance at School Celebrations

Holiday parties and other social celebrations are a fun opportunity for employees to gather and build relationships.  These celebrations can also be a problem when alcohol and inappropriate behavior are present.   Events sponsored or associated with the school district  increase the district’s  risk exposure.  Learn about the potential liabilities and how losses can be prevented.

Duration: 8 minutes