CNA Unveils 2017 School of Risk Control Excellence Catalog

CHICAGO, March 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- CNA recently unveiled the company's expanded School of Risk Control Excellence (SORCE®) course catalog. Now in its eleventh year, SORCE offers world-class training courses and an extensive library of tools, guides, checklists, webinars and online-courses.

"For more than a decade, CNA's School of Risk Control Excellence has provided our customers and agent partners systematic, sustainable solutions that help reduce exposures, improve productivity and help to protect their employees and their bottom line," said Steve Hernandez, Senior Vice president, Risk Control for CNA Commercial. "Each year we identify emerging hazards and trends within the core industries we serve and design courses specifically with our customers in mind."

Since its inception in 2005, SORCE has helped nearly 200,000 agent and customer participants better understand and manage risk. In 2016, CNA held 1,099 SORCE courses, attended by 33,624.

"At CNA, we're committed to understanding, identifying and helping manage the risk exposures our customers encounter and tailor solutions to uniquely suit their operations," said Frank Keisler, Vice President, Risk Control for CNA Specialty. "CNA's experienced Risk Control professionals design resources and courses to work in conjunction with our comprehensive portfolio of risk control services so customers are able to stay on top of today's ever-changing risk environment."

To download the 2017 SORCE catalog, visit SORCE participants can choose from a variety of educational platforms, including on-demand, face-to-face, webinars, podcasts and e-learning.

For additional information on CNA's comprehensive library of risk control resources, visit

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