Whether you are new to the workforce, mid-career or nearing retirement, webinars can help you plan ahead by better understanding your CalPERS benefits.

To keep you informed of upcoming CalPERS webinars, Instructor-led classes, and CalPERS Benefits Education Events, CalPERS has launched the Member Education Bulletin. You can register through CalPERS Email Subscriptions to receive this bulletin.

RETURNING USERS: If you have previously registered for events in this series, please click "Already Registered" below to log in and add additional events.


Select Your Events

OCT 11, 2017 | 11:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time | 15 Minutes

What would happen if you become unable to act on your own behalf? A CalPERS Special Power of Attorney allows you to designate a representative to perform important duties as it relates to your CalPERS business. In this webinar, we'll cover the reasons a power of attorney is beneficial as well as the duties and limitations your representative may have as relates to your benefits.

NOV 15, 2017 | 11:00 AM Pacific Standard Time | 30 Minutes

Once you retire, you may decide to return to work for a CalPERS covered employer as a retired annuitant or reinstate from your retirement. In our webinar, we'll discuss the limitations as a retired annuitant and the guidelines you must follow if you reinstate from retirement.

DEC 13, 2017 | 11:00 AM Pacific Standard Time | 30 Minutes

Do you know that you can complete and submit your retirement application online through your own secure my|CalPERS member self-service account? The "Your Online Service Retirement Application" webinar will provide you a general overview of how to apply and submit your retirement application online.

JAN 17, 2018 | 11:00 AM Pacific Standard Time | 45 Minutes

The earlier you develop an understanding of your benefits, the more prepared you will be to make sound decisions. Attend our CalPERS Members -- Early Career Basics webinar where you will learn about your benefits, the different sources of retirement income, and the tools and resources available to you as you move through your career.

FEB 14, 2018 | 11:00 AM Pacific Standard Time | 30 Minutes

If you are a current or past state miscellaneous or industrial Second Tier member, you may be eligible to convert your service credit to the First Tier retirement formula thereby increasing your monthly retirement benefit. This webinar covers the eligibility and cost, along with the conversion process.

MAR 14, 2018 | 11:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time | 90 Minutes

Planning and education are crucial components to making sound decisions when approaching retirement. By attending our Planning Your Retirement webinar, you will learn about your CalPERS benefits and the strategic choices you can make to maximize your retirement pension.

MAY 16, 2018 | 11:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time | 20 Minutes

This webinar will cover information about the types of Service Credit available to purchase as well as eligibility, cost and possible benefit. We will also go over how to request the cost, along with the payment options and other factors to consider.

JUN 13, 2018 | 11:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time | 20 Minutes

As you approach retirement, you may face many considerations, both personal and financial. Educating yourself beforehand is the key to making good retirement decisions. This webinar provides a checklist of steps you should be taking leading up to that all-important date.


In this webinar, we will provide you information about your CalPERS health benefits including eligibility and dependent coverage. We will also share dental and vision plan information.