Understanding Unemployment Insurance - Employer Workshops

The Division of Unemployment Insurance hosts free educational presentations across the state to help employers better understand Colorado’s unemployment insurance laws. The free workshop is for employers only and provides an opportunity to build knowledge, improve practices, and make sense of our state’s unemployment insurance system. Employers will learn their rights and responsibilities and be able to implement a penalty-proof program.

Topics include:

  • Correct wage reporting
  • How premiums and benefits are calculated
  • Accurate premium payments
  • Using online tools to manage unemployment insurance premium accounts
  • Proper classification of workers as employees or independent contractors
  • Understanding the unemployment insurance appeals process

Upcoming presentations:

633 17th Street (Conference Room 12A), Denver, CO

  • Wednesday, August 28, 2019 from 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
  • Wednesday, November 13, 2019 from 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM.

222 S. 6th Street, Room 101, Grand Junction, CO

  • Wednesday, September 11, 2019 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Wednesday, September 11, 2019 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (Spanish)

815 Cooper Ave, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601

  • Thursday, September 12, 2019 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Thursday, September 12, 2019 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (Spanish)

1175 Chapel Hills Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80920 - Library 21c: Ent Conference Center

  • Tuesday, September 24, 2019  from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

The free workshop is for employers only and provides an opportunity to build knowledge, improve practices, and make sense of it all. Employers will learn their rights and responsibilities and be able to implement a penalty-proof program.

Seating is limited and reservations are required. RSVP to 303-318-9100, option 4 or email cdle_ui_employer_outreach@state.co.us.