Online Safeguarding Against Fraud

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Participants will earn 2 CPE, .2 CEU, 2 Contact Hours

Field of Study: Finance

The purpose of this session is to provide a brief overview of the common types of fraud occurring within governments as well as provide the participant with tools to prevent and/or detect those frauds.


At the end of this online class, the participant should be able to:

  • recognize common types of fraud found in state and local governments, schools and school systems

  • recall how these frauds are perpetrated

  • identify methods to prevent and/or detect those frauds


Prerequisites: None

Who Should Attend? This session is for anyone involved in state or local government, schools or libraries.

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Basic

Delivery Method: Group Internet Based


NASBA logoUniversity of Georgia, Carl Vinson Institute of Government, is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:  https://www.nasbaregistry.org


For more information regarding refund, concerns and program cancellation policies, please contact Sharon VerBeek at the contact information listed.


January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2021