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State Financial Programs

The State Financial Training Program offers the Primary Governmental Accounting Series, the Budget and Financial Management Certification Program, and other topics selected to enhance your professional development.

 

The Primary Governmental Accounting Series gives you a better understanding of how to apply Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) to transactions and events that occur in a government setting. The series consists of three classes: Introductory Governmental Accounting I and II and Intermediate Governmental Accounting. These classes are also available online. Students have two years to complete all coursework.

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The Budget and Financial Management Certification Program offers an overview of the state's budget and fiscal management cycle. Current courses that are offered include Language of Accounting, TeamWorks Literacy and Orientation, Revenue and Expenditure Analysis, Budget Administration for State Government, Revenue Administration for State Government, Debt Administration for State Government, Internal Controls for State Government, and Purchasing Basics in Georgia State Government. Students have three years to complete all coursework.

           

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Continuing Education Courses

Continuing education courses are offered through webinars or online courses.

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Primary Governmental Accounting Series

  • Part I: Introductory Governmental Accounting
    September 11-13, 2018
    February 12-14, 2019
    Group Live 19 CPE, 16 CEU
    QAS Self Study 2.5 CPE, 4 CEU
    $469 per person
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    Also available online

  • Part II: Introductory Governmental Accounting   
    October 30-November 1, 2018
    March 12-14, 2019
    Group Live 19 CPE, 16 CEU
    QAS Self Study 4.0 CPE, 5 CEU
    $469 per person
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    Also available online

  • Intermediate Governmental Accounting
    January 8-10 and January 15-16, 2019
    April 9-11 and April 16-17, 2019
    Group Live 32.5 CPE, 27 CEU
    QAS Self Study 3.0 CPE, 4.0 CEU
    $659 per person
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    Also available online

Budget and Financial Management Certification Program

  • Introductory Courses

    • Language of Accounting
      September 12-13, 2018
      12.5 CPE or 12 CEU credits
      $299 per person
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    • TeamWorks Literacy and Orientation
      December 11, 2018
      6 CPE or 6 CEU credits
      $219 per person
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    • Revenue and Expenditure Analysis
      December 12, 2018
      6 CPE or 6 CEU credits
      $219 per person
      Register Now

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    • Language of Accounting
      January 23-24, 2019
      12.5 CPE or 12 CEU credits
      $299 per person
      Register Now
    • TeamWorks Literacy and Orientation
      February 12, 2019
      6 CPE or 6 CEU credits
      $219 per person
      Register Now
    • Revenue and Expenditure Analysis
      February 13, 2019
      6 CPE or 6 CEU credits
      $219 per person
      Register Now


  • Budget Administration for State Government
    October 9-10, 2018
    March 26-27, 2019
    12.5 CPE or 12 CEU credits
    $299 per person
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  • Revenue Administration for State Government
    November 27-28, 2018
    June 5-6, 2019
    12.5 CPE or 12 CEU credits
    $299 per person
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  • Debt Administration for State Government
    October 30-31, 2018
    April 10-11, 2019
    12.5 CPE or 12 CEU credits
    $299 per person
    Register Now


  • Internal Controls for State Government
    November 13-14, 2018
    February 27-28, 2019
    12.5 CPE or 12 CEU credits
    $299 per person
    Register Now


  • Purchasing Basics in Georgia State Government
    November 7, 2018
    March 13, 2019
    6 CEU credits
    No Fee
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Continuing Education Classes

  • Traditional Classroom Classes

    • Basic Microsoft EXCEL
      October 16, 2018
      $119 per person
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    • Advanced Microsoft EXCEL
      October 17, 2018
      $119 per person
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    • Federal Grant Compliance Update
      March 13, 2019
      6 CPE or 6 CEU credits
      $119 per person
      Register Now
  • Online Courses

    • Accounting for Capital Assets NEW
      3 CPE or 3 CEU credits
      $119 per person
      Only available online

    • Annual GAAP Update NEW
      3 CPE or 2.5 CEU credits
      $119 per person

      Only available online

    • Essentials of Financial Management NEW
      5 CPE or 4 CEU credits
      $159 per person

      Only available online

    • GASB 84: Practical Guidance for Accounting for Fiduciary Activities NEW
      1 CPE or 1 CEU credits
      $119 per person

      Only available online

    • Human Resources: An Online Course for Governmental Officials
      $219 per person
      Only available online

    • Taking Responsibility for Your Financial Statements NEW
      3 CPE or 3 CEU credits
      $119 per person

      Only available online

    • Unwrapping the Audited Financial Statements: Financial Statement Analysis, Interpretation and Presentation NEW
      2.5 CPE or 2 CEU credits
      $119 per person
      Only available online
  • Webinars

    • Internal Control for Payroll Webinar
      September 21, 2018
      1 CPE or 1 CEU credit
      $119 per person
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    • Safeguarding Against Fraud Webinar
      December 14 and 18, 2018
      2 CPE or 2 CEU credits
      $119 per person
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    • Annual GAAP Update Webinar
      January 17, 24, and 31, 2019
      3 CPE or 3 CEU credits
      $119 per person
      Register Now