Live Training Courses and Events

The ACA is excited to announce we will provide 1 or 2 live training events each year that is driven by claim's challenges or feedback from the field regarding the current claim season. These live events are in partnership with our wonderful sponsors, member companies, and subject matter experts in their respective field. The ACA will provide 1 to 2 day events using a wide variety of education and training techniques designed to send you back into the field or workspace with the ability to apply what you learned immediately along with resources and POCs that you can reach out when you need assistance. The objectives are aimed at comprehension and application, not just building knowledge. We hope to see you there for these important events.

You can call 866.215.9274 or email us at if you have questions or we can be any assistance.

IMPORTANT NOTES: To finalize registration for an event requires an account with the ACA. The account is free, it is not membership, and the process is relatively short so click the register button at the top of the webpage and await an email confirming your account is approved before registering for an event. You must login to register and/or apply the discount price for members. Do not create a new account if you forgot your password, your request will be rejected; use the forgot password function built into the login screen to reset your password.

Grain Bin Adjusting and Underwriting Training - 4 June 2024

This is the first training installment for the 2024 claim season. We are expanding the aims and goals from previous grain bin events to preparing adjusters and underwriters to conduct an actual inspection, document the results, and outline the steps needed to complete the process. Training will take place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CDT in Ames, Iowa. The morning will be in the classroom and the afternoon will be spent with experts at a nearby grain bin site.  Lunch is included during the event. The event is limited to 30 participants so don't wait.

Registraion Closes at 12:00 p.m. CDT on May 28, 2024

ACA Member: $299
Non-Member: $399

The training will be help at the Gateway Hotel and Conference Center, 2100 Green Hills Dr. Ames, IA.A special room rate of $119 (plus tax) is available when you call to make your room reservation; tell them it is for the Ag Claims Association Training Event. The room discount is good through May 21, 2024.

Call (515) 292-8600 to make a reservation.

If you are not familiar with the basics of grain bins (e.g., terms, components, etc.), you are strongly encouraged to take the Grain Storage and Material Handling Course or the Grain Bin Scoping Overview. Without the basic knowledge of grain bins, you may find it difficult to comprehend the details and fully benefit from the practical exercises/scenario based activities. Further information will be available below for attendees once registerd; login to the website is required.

Descriptions, and biographies of the trainers is being developed and will be posted shortly.

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