FEMA Webinar Opportunity: National Flood Insurance ProgramAudience: State Insurance Commissions and Realtors Boards, elected officials and Emergency Managers.
Subject: October 1, 2016 – Changes to the National Flood Insurance Program – What do the changes mean to your clients?
You’re invited to the join FEMA Region 8 for the third of a Regional Webinar Series focused on the changes that will become effective October 1, 2016, as a result of the Biggert-Waters Act of 2012 and the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act (HFIAA). Our goal is to inform insurance agents, real estate professionals, floodplain administrators, elected officials, local officials, Tribal Leaders, and other stakeholders of changes to the National Flood Insurance Program and how these changes will affect property owners in their communities.
To sign up for one of the online sessions in August or September, 2016, please click on the following link and follow the instructions:https://www.eventbrite.com/e/region-8-webinar-series-october-1-2016-changes-tickets-26878786173. Registration is limited, so please sign up early and feel free to share with others professionals. The online training link, information on using the Adobe Connect webinar interface, and the conference phone line will be emailed to you prior to the webinar.
You are an important resource to explain changing flood risks and changes to insurance for your clients/residents.
Additional information the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act, visit http://www.fema.gov/flood-insurance-reform and to sign up to receive up to date information on the NFIP sign up for “Write Your Own” Bulletins at: https://www.fema.gov/write-your-own-wyo-program
If you have any questions please email them to R8-Mitigation-Outreach@fema.dhs.gov
Just are reminder that the times for the events are Mountain Standard Time (MST).