View a Presentation on Registering, Joining and Participating in a Webinar


Q: How do I join a webinar?

Joining a webinar is easy. Click on the provided hyperlink and register for the webinar. You can then join the webinar at the scheduled time one of three ways:

  1. Click the link in your confirmation or reminder emails, which will be automatically sent to you after registering and leading up to the webinar. Go to www.joinwebinar.com.
  2. Type or paste in the webinar ID provided by the organizer in the webinar invitation email, enter your email address, click Yes or Always (or Trust on a Mac) if prompted to accept the download and, if required, enter the webinar password provided by the organizer.
  3. Click the Join a Webinar button from www.gotowebinar.com. Type or paste in the webinar ID provided by the organizer in the webinar invitation email, enter your email address, click Yes or Always (or Trust on a Mac) if prompted to accept the download and, if required, enter the webinar password provided by the organizer.

NOTE: Please allow 10 minutes to download the required software to join a webinar.

Q: I can’t join the webinar when it begins, can I still join late using the same link?

Yes, you can join the webinar at any point in time with the original registration link as long as the webinar is still in process. If you are registered for the webinar you will receive an email with a link to the recorded webinar as soon as it is available whether you attended or were unable.

Q: Do I need a GoToWebinar account to attend a webinar?

No, you do not need a GoToWebinar account to attend a GoToWebinar session. You attend as a guest of the webinar organizer, and there is no obligation to buy or sign up for a free trial. To join a webinar, click the link in the confirmation or reminder emails or go to www.joinwebinar.com and enter the webinar ID found in the invitation email.

Q: What are the system requirements for attending a webinar?

On a PC:

  • Internet Explorer 9, Mozilla Firefox 34, Google Chrome 39 (JavaScript enabled) or the latest version of each web browser
  • Windows XP, Windows Server 2008 or later
  • Cable modem, DSL or better Internet connection (1 Mbps or faster)
  • Dual-core 2.4GHz CPU or faster with 2GB or more of RAM


On a Mac:

  • Safari 6, Firefox 34, Google Chrome 39 (JavaScript enabled) or the latest version of each web browser
  • Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion) or newer
  • Cable modem, DSL or better Internet connection (1 Mbps or faster)
  • Intel processor (2GB of RAM or better)
  • Participants wishing to connect to audio using VoIP a microphone and speakers. (A USB headset is recommended.)

On an iPad, iPhone or Android device:

  • Free GoToMeeting app from the App Store or Google Play
  • WiFi connection recommended to use VoIP

Q: I can’t attend the webinar, will a recording be available after the presentation?

Most webinars are recorded and will be posted on the Webinars page of the USPC website along with copies of the Power Point presentations (if available).   Change the "Show" filter to "Past" to find the webinar.  Please allow 7 days for us to post the recording. You will have to enter your name and e-mail address to view any webinar presentation and may be prompted to download necessary software.