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If you want to keep employees safe and claims costs low, it's critical to stay educated. That's why AEU puts an emphasis on training our members and brokers on the latest trends in safety, claims, leadership, staffing and more.

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Safety & Claims Forums

National Safety & Claims Forums

This annual event addresses leadership, safety and claims-related topics important to shipyards, stevedores, marine terminal operators, and marine construction companies. For a day and a half, ALMA members and their brokers learn from industry experts and peers about field-tested methods, emerging trends, and solutions to common issues. The forum is held in major U.S. cities and typically draws more than 100 safety and claims professionals.


New Orleans, LA - April 16 - 17, 2019

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Regional Safety & Claims Forums

AEU hosts quarterly one-day seminars to provide educational information related to leadership, loss control, claims handling, safety culture development, and more. Held regionally and at no cost to ALMA members, these seminars are ideal for members of all sizes looking to learn new skills and network with others in their industry.


Seattle, WA - June 12, 2018


Jersey City, NJ - August 21, 2018



Fort Lauderdale, FL - November 2018

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Members who cannot attend our in-person events may benefit from our ongoing webinar series, which covers topics of interest to the maritime industry.

Near-Miss Reports: Engaging Your Workforce to Identify Workplace Hazards - May 17, 2018
Presented by The American Equity Underwriters, Inc.

Join AEU Loss Control Manager Jason Lake, CSP to discuss the potential benefits of an effective near-miss reporting program, what information should be gathered when a near-miss is identified, and how to train employees to identify near-misses and complete meaningful reports.

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Developing High-Performing Employees into Effective Front-Line Managers - June 6, 2018
Presented by Training Industry, Inc.

Joe White, Director of AEU LEAD, has teamed up with Training Industry Inc. for a webinar that will:

  • Describe the people-oriented challenges that currently exist for a majority of front-line supervisors, foremen, and lead personnel
  • Connect skill development needs to critical business objectives
  • Outline steps that organizations can take to more effectively integrate the employees transitioning into management roles and to support the people who are currently serving in these positions

Continuing Education

Brokers may obtain CE credit by attending our courses on USL&H or MEL (maritime employers’ liability). Four hours of CE credit is granted for full completion of each course (eight hours total if you complete both courses).

Seattle, WA - June 12, 2018

Jersey City, NJ - August 21, 2018

Fort Lauderdale, FL - November 2018
Registration has not yet opened for this event.

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