Meet Your Ohio BWC Safety Training Requirements

Date: September 23, 2021

Safety Webinars

2021 policy year safety training requirement

The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) requires Group and Group Retrospective Rating Program employers to complete two hours of safety training if they experienced a workers’ compensation claim between July 1, 2019 to September 30, 2020 (also known as “green period”).

If this requirement applies to your policy, Safety training for 2021 BWC policy year must be completed between July 1, 2021 and June 30, 2022. NFIB and Sedgwick are currently offering the following webinars listed below to help you satisfy this BWC safety training requirement.

Webinar Registration

Enter in your web browser the registration web link listed below or send an email to with the date of the webinar you wish to attend at which time you will receive an email with the registration link for you to register. Finally, you will receive an email confirmation with a link to connect to the webinar on that day. A $25 fee will be invoiced to the registered email following the completion of the webinar.

BWC Safety Training

To fulfill the training requirement through BWC, you may also complete a BWC safety course. For more information, contact the BWC Division of Safety & Hygiene at If you attend a BWC course, you are required to submit proof of completion to us. Certificates of completion, including your company name and BWC policy number, should either be emailed to or faxed to 614.932.1507.

If you have questions, contact Sedgwick or call Account Executive, Zack Stewart at 614.932.1565.



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