Workshop: Using the FRS to Plan for Your Retirement

Course ID - CTD0836d 

Short Title: FRS Plan    

 Audience    All Employees 
Length of Workshop:       1.5  hours 

This 90-minute retirement planning workshop provides an overview of the FRS and helps you understand the nuts and bolts of planning for your retirement. The workshop will demonstrate how everyday living expenses and inflation dramatically reduce your fixed retirement income. You will see the role the FRS Retirement Plans play in meeting your financial goals as well as the income gap that must be made up through saving and investing. You will leave the workshop with a full understanding of the ongoing financial planning resources available to you as a member of the FRS.

As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss practical topics important for those close to retirement


Dates of Workshop

Reference #

Delivery Format

Meeting Days/Time



09/20/12 736530 F2F Thursday
10:00am - 11:30am
Wolfson/6100 FRS Staff
09/20/12 736531 F2F Thursday
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Kendall/6120 FRS Staff
09/24/12 736532 F2F Monday
10:00am - 11:30am
North/2158 FRS Staff


Registration information
Course ID: CTD00836d  
Course Title:  FRS Plan
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop

Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.