Group and Health Specialty Seminar-Spring

Group and Health Specialty Seminar

The Spring 2021 Specialty seminar will be held March 15-16 as a Virtual Seminar. The recorded materials can also be watched at your convenience after the completion of the event.

The seminar schedule is as follows: (Mountain Time Zone)

Mon, Mar 15: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Tue, Mar 16: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

You can register on this site by purchasing either the seminar alone or the everything package, which offers a reduced rate when also purchasing the study manual and note cards.

You may also register by mailing us a check and a registration form.

A 40% discount is available if your employer does not pay for seminars or reimburse you if you pass the exam. Please contact us for the coupon code to receive this discount.

[ezcol_1third]- – – – About the Instructor – – – –

Dustin Conrad

Dustin has a diverse array of work experience including benefits consulting, health insurance actuarial roles, experimental design statistician, and a university instructor. Dustin enjoys discussing how math and models combine to explain occurrences in our everyday world.

He has earned a master’s degree in Statistics with an emphasis in Actuarial Science. He is in his fourth year of teaching with MATE Seminars, and teaches all three of our Group and Health seminars. When not at work, Dustin loves being active outside, practicing yoga, and riding motorcycles.

– – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – -[/ezcol_1third] [ezcol_2third_end]What the Seminar Offers

◊ The focus is on exam-type questions, with the primary emphasis being on math questions

◊ A large set of practice problems is provided, including both original problems and exam problems from past FSA exams that apply to the current syllabus

◊ The instructor offers his support for the entire exam season, by being available to discuss questions that arise before and after the seminar

◊ An explanation of how exams are graded

◊ Suggestions on successfully preparing for the exam and answering the different types of exam questions

◊ A review of all syllabus readings

◊ Summary lists of past exam questions, indicating the source of the SOA’s illustrative solution

◊ Non-math questions from past FSA exams are listed in the seminar outline provided, to illustrate topics that have been tested in the past and how those questions were worded