Level I Re-Accreditation

This course is available to current Level I Accredited providers seeking re-accreditation. Level I re-accreditation is required every three years in order for providers to retain their Level I Accreditation. Level I re-accreditation is not required for Level II Accredited physicians. The course can be completed online or by attending a live seminar. 

The course updates providers with the Division of Workers’ Compensation’s rules, medical treatment guidelines, and documentation standards. 

Note: Seminar participants who leave early will be required to complete and return any missed material in order to finalize the re-accreditation process.

Course Objectives

  • Apply the Colorado Medical Treatment Guidelines meaningfully in clinical practice.
  • Synthesize principles of chronology to appropriately proceed through a workers’ compensation case.
  • Implement the Colorado Division of Workers’ Compensation (DOWC) rules and procedures into practice.
  • Evaluate medical and ethical issues pertaining to workers’ compensation cases.
  • Understand the principles of legal and medical causality in a workers’ compensation case and how the provider’s assessment should be involved.

Continuing Education

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of Colorado School of Medicine and the Colorado Division of Workers’ Compensation. The University of Colorado School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Colorado School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Course Fees

Regular seminar registration (up to 15 days prior to event start date): $200.00
Late seminar registration (within 15 days from event date): $350.00
Regular online course registration (up to July 15):   $200.00
Late online course registration (after July 15): $350.00

*Upon written request, up to 50% of your registration fee may be refundable within six months following registration and payment if unable to complete the course. All course requirements need to be completed within 18 months from the original date of registration/payment. Otherwise, a new registration with payment of applicable course fees must be submitted for re-registration.


In order to register, please complete the registration form.

If you have questions, please contact the Provider Education department at 303-318-8754 or cdle_dowc_provider_education@state.co.us.