The AIA Trust develops on-line seminar presentations to help you better understand your benefits available from the AIA Trust and to assist you in your practice. Some presentations may offer special incentives – and help you to successfully complete the CES tests in our Educational Opportunities section, which offer learning unit credits.
Creating and Maintaining a Professional Practice
Starting your own firm is a challenge; structuring it to survive is a formidable task. Learn what is needed to start and run a successful architectural practice from experienced architects running successful firms. Click here to download the manual. Two learning unit credits available after viewing the webinar & materials; email your request with name/member number to AIATrust@aia.org. (Note there is a 30 second delay in the start of the webinar.)
New Starter Firm Incentives for AIA Members takes less than 8 minutes—and offers an array of special benefits to new firms! Included in the presentation is a detailed instruction page so that AIA members with eligible new firms may apply.
The AIA Trust Overview takes less than 10 minutes. It provides a quick summary of all AIA Trust programs and resources available to you as an AIA member—and to your firms, components, and family members. The Overview includes important risk management resources and valuable new programs made available in 2010!
AIA Trust has recently created a webinar that reviews the impact of recent national healthcare legislation on your firm. In about 16 minutes, the new webinar, entitled How the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Affects You & Your Practice covers most significant requirements that face AIA firm owners and AIA Components in providing healthcare insurance for their employees.
For an overview of the roles and responsibilities of a fiduciary in the operation of a retirement plan, click here to watch a 12-minute on-demand webinar: Understanding Fiduciary Roles.