Benefits Information Network Training
2019 Benefits Planning and Information Trainings
Indiana Benefits Information Network (BIN) Liaison Training
Indiana Benefits Information Network (BIN) Liaison Training gives employment specialists, social workers, and other staff the knowledge and expertise they need to provide accurate and up-to-date information about work incentives and state and federal benefits to Vocational Rehabilitation Services customers and their families. The Center on Community Living and Careers develops and administers BIN Liaison Training in collaboration with the Social Security Administration. (For more information on the Benefits Information Network, click here.)
Basic and Recertification training components include training exercises, competency tests, and field assignments.
Basic BIN Training(Only those certified less than 2 years may attend.)
Note: Training includes three days of in-person instruction plus a 4th day of online "help desk" follow-up and support for attendees. Attendance at and participation in the in-person instruction and online support is required for certification. Cost for this training is $250.
October 16-18, BIN Basic Training, Indianapolis, IN. For more information and to register, see the Fall 2019 BIN Basic Registration flyer.
(Formerly "Advanced" Training. Must take if certified 2 or more years.)
BIN Recertification training will be offered this fall online. Cost for this training is $250.
November 11-22, online. For more information and to register, see the Fall 2019 BIN Registration flyer.
Social Security and Work Incentives Information Workshop
CCLC information workshops provide attendees with the information they need about SSI, SSDI, and other benefits and work incentives. Information workshops do not provide Indiana certification.
October 14-15, face-to-face, Indianapolis. For more information and to register, see the 2019 Learning the Basics flyer.
Webinar: Changes to the Benefits Information Network
This webinar presentation was recorded on August 11, 2017. It includes an overview of the BIN program and details changes to the BIN process that impact documentation and timelines.
Webinar Questions and Answers