Written By ESR News Blog Editor Thomas Ahearn
The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) – the government agency that oversees lawful immigration to the United States – is offering free E-Verify webinars for employers in June 2015 about the Internet-based employment eligibility verification system. To view the full schedule, visit http://www.uscis.gov/e-verify/e-verify-webinars/take-free-webinar.
E-Verify compares information from the Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification to U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Social Security Administration (SSA) records to confirm employment eligibility to work in the United States. To attend any free E-Verify Webinars, just click on a date below approximately 10-15 minutes prior to the start time.
Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification – An overview of the Form I-9 process, including step by step instructions on how to complete each section, retention and storage.
- Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at 2:00 PM ET
- Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 11:00 AM ET
- Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at 2:00 PM ET
- Thursday, June 18, 2015 at 11:00 AM ET
- Tuesday, June 23, 2015 at 2:00 PM ET
- Thursday, June 25, 2015 at 11:00 AM ET
- Tuesday, June 30, 2015 at 2:00 PM ET
E-Verify Overview – An overview of the E-Verify Program, including how the program works, key features, how to enroll, employer responsibilities, program highlights, and a demonstration of the program.
- Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at 11:00 AM ET
- Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 2:00 PM ET
- Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at 11:00 AM ET
- Thursday, June 18, 2015 at 2:00 PM ET
- Tuesday, June 23, 2015 at 11:00 AM ET
- Thursday, June 25, 2015 at 2:00 PM ET
- Tuesday, June 30, 2015 at 11:00 AM ET
E-Verify Easy Enrollment (NEW!)
E-Verify in 30 (NEW!)
Evenings with E-Verify (NEW!)
E-Verify for Executives (NEW!)
Spanish Form I-9 & E-Verify Overview – Spanish language webinar: Review the Form I-9 process, learn how E-Verify works, how to enroll, and employer responsibilities.
Federal Contractor E-Verify – A general overview of the E-Verify Program for Federal contractors that have been awarded a Federal contract with the FAR E-Verify Clause.
E-Verify for Existing Users – A detailed overview of the E-Verify Program specifically for existing users. Topics include Form I-9, user roles, case alerts, how to handle a TNC, and common user mistakes.
- Monday, June 15, 2015 at 11:00 AM ET
- Monday, June 22, 2015 at 11:00 AM ET
- Monday, June 29, 2015 at 2:00 PM ET
To arrange a customized E-Verify session, email E-VerifyOutreach@uscis.dhs.gov to arrange the topic, date, and time of your choice. For further assistance, call 1-888-464-4218 (Monday–Friday 8 AM to 5 PM Local time), email E-Verify@dhs.gov (normal response time is two business days), or visit http://www.uscis.gov/e-verify/.
According to the USCIS, E-Verify is used nationwide by more than 500,000 employers of all sizes at more than 1.4 million hiring sites. The E-Verify program is joined by about 1,400 new participating companies every week and is one of the federal government’s highest-rated services for customer satisfaction.
ESR IS A DESIGNATED E-VERIFY EMPLOYER AGENT
Employment Screening Resources® (ESR) – ‘The Background Check Authority®’ – is a Designated E-Verify Employer Agent that helps employers with E-Verify and Form I-9 compliance. To contact ESR, call Toll Free 888.999.4474 or visit http://www.esrcheck.com/.
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