Local Finance Officer Certification Program - Register for Upcoming Classes!

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The Carl Vinson Institute of Government is now accepting registrations for the Local Finance Officer Certification Program for FY 2016.  Local finance officers will enhance their knowledge of governmental accounting principles and learn how to implement sound financial practices. Please visit http://www.cviog.uga.edu/localfinance to view the course descriptions, class schedule, and registration information. 

Classes offered in FY 2016 include:

Level I
Capital Improvement Program
Debt Administration
Introductory Budget
Introductory Governmental Accounting I and II
Purchasing
Treasury Management

Level II
Intermediate Budget
Intermediate Governmental Accounting
Internal Controls
Project
Revenue Administration
Two Electives

Current Electives
Budgeting for Long-term Fiscal Sustainability
Federal Grant Compliance Update
Fraud in Local Government
Internal Controls: Accounts Payable and Cash Disbursements (online only)
Internal Controls: Accounts Receivable and Cash Receipts (online only)
Internal Controls: Capital Assets (online only)
Internal Controls: Payroll (online only)
Preparing 1099 Forms for Vendors
Property Taxes – The Ropes to Skip and the Ropes to Know
Taking Responsibility for Financial Statements
Tax Digest Revealed
W-2 Update

Many Carl Vinson Institute of Government courses are also offered online through the University of Georgia’s Center for Continuing Education. For registration information and fees, please visit http://www.cviog.uga.edu/training/online/.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Michele Jurkiewicz at 404-463-6804 or mjurkiew@uga.edu