2020 Courses:

General Ledger

April 1, 2020, Online Zoom, 6 hours (Required Core Course)
Objective: to familiarize the participant with the study of ledgers in which all the assets, liabilities, equity, revenue and expenses are posted and from which financial statements are prepared.
Register for the General Ledger course

 

Budgeting

April 15, 2020, Online Zoom, 6 hours (Elective Course)
Objective: to familiarize the participant with key areas of governmental budgeting and finance. Specifically, the course will focus on the appropriation and management of public funds, including the importance and background of budgets, the budgetary cycle, revenue projections, types of expenditures, and the execution of a budget.
Register for the Budgeting

 

Fund Accounting

May 13, 2020, Online Zoom, 6 hours (Required Core Course)
Objective: to familiarize the participant with the process of recording financial information that groups resources into funds based on their source and any limitations on use.
Register for the Fund Accounting course

 

Purchasing/Accounts Payable

August 26, 2020, Online Zoom, Tuscaloosa, AL – 6 hours (Elective Course)
Objective: to familiarize the participant with accounts and techniques used to record and generate payment to specific companies or individuals for products or services that have been purchased on credit by your entity. Accounts payable are usually items that will be paid for in less than one year.
Register for the Purchasing/Accounts Payable

 

Billings/Accounts Receivable

November 4, 2020, Online Zoom, Tuscaloosa, AL – 6 hours (Elective Course)
Objective: to familiarize the participant with techniques to record money that is owed and or paid to your entity for products or services that have been rendered by you on credit to customers.
Register for the Billings/Accounts Receivable course

 

Payroll

January 13, 2021, Bryant Conference Center, Tuscaloosa, AL – 6 hours (Elective Course)
Objective: to familiarize the participant with detailed accounting techniques for processing employee salaries and wages, bonuses, benefits and taxes. This course will also familiarize the participant with IRS rules and regulations.
Register for the Payroll course

 

2020 webinars

In response to the COVID-19 Pandemic, we are offering a few accounting courses.  These classes are pre-recorded.  You can start immediately and work at your own pace.  There is a multiple choice test at the end of the webinar.

General Ledger

Online at your convenience, webinar, 6 hours (Required Core Course)
Objective: to familiarize the participant with the study of ledgers in which all the assets, liabilities, equity, revenue and expenses are posted and from which financial statements are prepared.
Register for the General Ledger Webinar

Budgeting

Online at your convenience, webinar, 6 hours (Elective Course)
Objective: to familiarize the participant with key areas of governmental budgeting and finance. Specifically, the course will focus on the appropriation and management of public funds, including the importance and background of budgets, the budgetary cycle, revenue projections, types of expenditures, and the execution of a budget.
Register for the Budgeting Webinar

Fund Accounting

Online at your convenience, webinar, 6 hours (Required Core Course)
Objective:  to familiarize the participant with the process of recording financial information that groups resources into funds based on their source and any limitations on use.
Register for the Fund Accounting Webinar

 

Any of the above courses may be taken independently of any certification program.