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Compendium of Courses, 1997

Published by the Government Accountability Office on 1997-01-01.

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     Compbndkm                                        Part 1: Updates and Overvtews.               . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2                                           . ....-,
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       JFMIP 9rst issued a compendium                 Part.2: Federal f’tnancta~ Management.                 . .    . .     .
                                                                                                                          . . . . . . . 3                                         ..
     of training courses in 199 1. The                FtzumciaiManage&t.                :‘-.: . . . : i . . . .     . .     :
                                                                                                                          . . . . . . . 3                                      : :.‘:‘.
     publication  lists training courses              Federal Government A&ounting Standards i                      . .    .
                                                                                                                         . . . . . . . 3                                       ‘._‘.
     appropriate for the continuing                  Accounting. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .                  . .    .
                                                                                                                         . . . . . . . 4
     professional education of financial             CostAccounting .: .,. . . . . . . . . . .‘i .                 . .     .
                                                                                                                         . . . . . . . 5                                      )‘.
     management personnel.                           AppropriationsLaw.              . . . . . . . . . . . .       . .     .
                                                                                                                         .‘. . . . . . 5                              ”     :;
                                                     Budge!.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .                . .    .
                                                                                                                         . . . .-. . . 6                                       ‘i’
                                                     Budget Eiecuttim . . . . . . . . . . . . . .                  . .    .
                                                                                                                         . . . . . . . 7                                     :’
         Cdn@enditim     entries provide       the                                                                                                                              .’
                                                     CashandAssetMinagement                     . . . . . . . .    . .    .
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     following details:
                                                     U.S. Goveriimint Standard General Ledger .                    . .    .
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      ‘.                                             Revolving. Ind&trial. aid:$tock Funds . . .                   . .    .
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             course title -
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                                                     FinancialRepbrting          . . . . ,. . . ..: . . . .        . ..   .
                                                                                                                         . . . . .:. :9,
                l   abbreviated content              Auditing ..,........................                                         .. ...9
                    description  (please refer to    Management ControWInt~mal Auditing . . .                      . . . . . . . . . 10                                    .,.I I,
                                                     Fin&&‘Msnagem+                 Systems . . . . . . .          . . . . . . . . . 11                                         :
                    source information   for full                                                                                                                          ‘.. .
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                    details)
                                                     Part 3: Other Approprtate Educatton               . . .    . .    . .       .    . . .     .     .    13                ?<.:i’
            l       source and telephone,             Program Management . . . . . . .               . . . .    . .    . ‘i’     .   . . -.     .   ‘.     13                   ..
                    number                            Performance Measurime@/Reengineering                 .    . .    . .       .   . . .      ,    .    14                     :.
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                                                     Cost/Rice Principles and kalysis .             . . . .     . .    . .       .   ‘. .. .    .    .    15              . ...I
                    length of course.                                                                                                                                     ‘.‘.‘....
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                                                     Cbmmtiisl    Activity (A;761 ; . . . .         . . . .    . .     . .       .   : . .     .     .    16               ..:::
                                                     Fediiral Acquisition &&z&s . . . .             . ,. . .   . .    . .       .    . . .     .     .    16                 .I.‘.*T
        l           cost of registration                                                                                                                                   ‘.....,.
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                                                     Small Purchases . . . . . . . . . .            . . . .    . .    . .       .    . . .     .    .     17              ‘.,‘...‘:.
        l           credit provided        -         Contracts. . . . . . . . . . . . . .           . . . .    . .    . .       .    . . .     .    .     18 ,.            :,’. .
                                                     ContractAdm&t&ion          . . . . . .         . . . .    . .    . .       .    i . ‘.    .    .     19                 ;. :
                    location(s) and month(s)   for                                                                                                                             ..‘.
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                                                     Grants . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .           . . . .    .. .   . .       .    . . .     .    .     19                  . :_
                    current year offerings.          Property Management . . . . . . .              . . . .    . .    . .       .    . . .     .    .     20              -.
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                                                     Inventory Msnagbment . . . . . . .             . . . .    . .    . .       .    . . .     .    .     20               . . ..
      The publication      includes courses          Supply Management . . . -. . . . .             . . . .    . .    . .       .    . . .     .    .     20
    directed to accounting, financial                Travel     . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20
    management,       auditing, and related          Payroll Administration . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20
    topics.                                          CerUfytng’Olfifxrs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21                                                   :.‘.
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                                                     hnprest Funds . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21                                                    :
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       Appendix 1 lists conferences and              ~ataHandling        . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21                                             ;.: ..,.
                                                                                                                                                                                2.
     training events held by professional            Voucher Examination      . . . . .        . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21                                           : :.
    associations and other groups. .                 Congressional OperaUons . . .             . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21                                ‘1       “”
    Appendix 2 lists the names and                   Ethics . . . . . . . . . .,. . .          . . . . . . . . .:. . . . . . . 21                                               .,‘.
    addresses of providers of                        statistids . . . . . . . . . i: .         . . . . . . . ...’ . . . . . . 22
    continuing professional education
    related to financial management.                 Appendices:
    The Compendium       also provides               1. Conferences and Programs Schedule . . . . . : . . . . . . 23
    lntemet addresses for training                   2.Oi@nizations   List. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25

0   providers.
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                                                   rtra quizzers: 1 year. S80;    2 VSi    A -.   TASB,Upda te                                 ‘S; ‘.                               I
                                                   155.                                   -7.B    Z&ent$tn&&     Accounttng Standards
                                                                                             I    &&&&&&          md ,nterpre~t,ons.
                  :_     _    : -..                ccoun ting and Aud ftf ng Report               &me: M&Mash. (800) 272-7277;
                                                                                                  XL 4141.
Implementation oflatest                            2PE Network)                                   ) hours. Computer diskettes. $120.’
accounting principles and                          sues,pronouncements, standards.
auditing standards.                                ports on exposure drafts. discussion
Source: Totaltape. (800) 874-7877.                 ~emoi-andums.
9 CPE hours. Audio: 6 cassettes.                   ource: Totaltape. (800) 874-7877.              jource: We&tern Schools, (800) 438-
textbook. and quizzer.                             2 CPE hours. +.tbscrtpUon series.              $868.      .,. : .i                 _. .I
                                                                                                                                      .-.s-.         :‘
8 129: Software: disk, textbook.
                             .   and a             citiotape;~~oi$$y e+ept April. whh ..          rO,hours: Text.‘lesson plan, objecttves.        ‘:’ ”
quizzer, $129;                                     &ttcipant guides. $799.                        xerctses,  and    exam.    $119.95.  :’ :.::         .
CD-ROM: CD. textbook and quizzer.                              ,,I(. ;.  ., ;
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$129; extra workbooks    and quissers;                                                            3&k Go’&&                                     !l> ‘1.                  .          1
$5Oor$60.’                                         .udtttng Update
                                                   At &te&&        &..Al;(iiting.‘; _:.‘<:’       tikti&.of&‘:T               .,-,               .,“<.~Fb.:
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          “,                                       ~d~&i~+-J$       S& #71). i. J                 joii;&T&&ip&’             (SCM)j’874-7877.     1,:            -’ ‘-,
Accounting     Trends an;d             : _.        ourcei ~MtcroMashp’(800) 272-7277;. ~.         12hours. .12 &&ettes’(or computer 1.          .-
Techni@s                                           Kt.4141.       :-.,_::,                        diskette): workbook. aiid‘qufizer. S1
Repo~~racUc$!s.    trends, citations.              hours. Co.mputerdiskettes. $120. .’’           ztra workbook&d quizzer. ,$90.
Source: AICPA. (806) 8624272.                                                                     3oftware:dtsks. ter@book,L and qutzzer
T~J& members ‘$75: nonmembers                                                                     Ispecify Wfndows/DOS). $199: 3-hour
$82.50. .,,                                                                                       tideo. textbookand-quizzer . $249: :,:.;.        ’
                                                                                                  &f&&e: disks. ter@book;,and quizzer:
                                                                                                  CD-ROG<eD, ‘&&&          ;ind q&&r, ~ .“.
Government Auditing          and.                                                                 $249: ~a disks and,. quizzers $8~S.90.                                            !
Accounting Update.                            .-                                                             ..   :                      -. ..-i
                                                                                                      .
Developments tn govemment,and non-
profit. accounting, financial reporting..                                                         Bisk GAAP Guide
and auditing..                                                                                    C&i-&, comprehensive overview of G,‘. -?: ..f:,
Source: AlCPA, (800). 8624272.                                                                    Gm.;. 1.;         .’
10 hours.                                                                                         Source: Tot&ape; (800) 874-7877. ’ !, ::: ‘I‘
Audio-casseues and workbook, S 129.,.                                  ,:    “”                   12 hours. 12 cassettes(or computer :,       ‘.l’.
Addittona),workbook     $84.                                                                      &&f&); ‘w&&o&, ‘&d qu&a, $15gf’ :’ ;
                                                                                                  -..&a workbd(ikr-and quizzer. $90.            :::
                                                                                                  software disks, textbook. and quizzer      ‘I.:‘.
Government Auditing and                            &&&ds~~aud&&s~te           and local           (s$&iiy W~&iw$/JXS). $159. CD-              ““;
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Accounting Videocourse                             &%iinqnt c@q$y%.+md,other                      RGM:,CD.&xtbook. and quizzer. $159:         .::,
                                                   ievelopments.. ,.: : .’                        T&&v+&& &d G&tiers S60-$70.            -;, .:,.,
Developments in government and non-
profit accounting.                                 jo~t%T~taltaPe;     (809)J674--7877.                                                                                ,. ..
financial reporting, and auditing.                 .2 CPE hours&e+                                                                                 .(.                 .-
                                                                                                                                                                     ‘:.,

Source: AICPA. (800) 8624272.                                      i2 cassettes,monthly~          c&IS C+er@ew                                                       ::,
                                                   hdio:   1: $&ri                                                                                                   .$’
8 hours. ‘:’                                       ranscripts; yearly album; tndejr; and ;        &irview of :GAA3.                               ..’
2 videotapes and manual. $129.                     p&z-m-s.$225: 2 years: 24 cassettes. -.         Source: Western Schools, (800) 438-        : ‘s!
                                                                                                                                       ‘, !,:.:
Additional manual. $40.                            nonthly tmnscrip& albums. indaes,               8888. _
                                                   md qutzzers, $395. Extra quizzers: ‘1           idiotis. Text. l&on plan, objectives. i ‘....‘i.
                                                                                                   L&&&&., =d
Accounting      and Auditing          Report       ~&ears.S155..        .-:i           ‘.         ,‘&& $llg.&.-.      .I I--                    ;. I.,
(monthliJ                                                                                                                                              :
                                                   3n-line: 1 year: 24 diska with ind&                                                              ‘:
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 Monthly subscription series of cassette.%         qm.      and referenceissues.$225; 2
                                                                                                                                     :                             ,-, ..
 written highlights. and transcript of             years’48 diskwit+ ind% quizzers, and                                                                         ‘i’s.: .-
 topics.                                           referenceissues,SS395. Extra quizzers:
 Source: Totahape, (800) 874-7877.                 1Y%F
                                                      . . _yyy”-““.      q55.
                                                                          :’ L’         . 2.:
  12. CPE hoursiyear.                                                 :: :;.
 Audio: 1 year: 12 cassettes. monthly
 transcripts.  yearly album. index. and            Government      A&A,
  quizzers. S225: 2 years: 24 cassettes.           Government accounttng and auditing             I                                                                      .;:
                                                                                                                                                                                    I
 monthly transcripts. albums. indexes.             coverage.        “:.
  and quizzers, $395. Extra quizzers: -1.          Source: The CPA Report. (800) 622~.                                !‘.            ._
  year.                                            1.140.         ‘. _j                                           .         .I-                        .:.
  SSO; 2 years. $155.                              Subscriptton series, 16 annual CPE -
  On-line: 1 year: 24 disks with index.            hours, $780.
  quizzers, and reference issues. $225; 2          Includes quarterly videotape cassettes.
  wars: 48 disks with index quizzers, and          Handbook. guides, and self-exams.
                                                                                                                                                                               ,:
  reference issues, SS395.                                                                                                                              ‘....

                                                       JFhfiP Compendium     of Courses 1997
                                                                        2,
         Part 2: Federal                               Federal Government                                          Source: The Center for Applied Financial
                                                                                                                   ManagemenUFMS/rreasury. l202).874--
         Financial Management                          Accounting Stairdart&                                       9560.2 days, 16 CPE.hours..8355.
                                                                                                       *,          In. 1987: DC (Feb. Apr. Jun),.
         Financial       Management                    Suruey of Federal Accountfng                                   .,   ..         ,.     :’              ,:.   .’


                                                       Concepts anci.Starkiards                                    Acbuntingfor   Revenue t$@                           ’       ‘.:‘::
         Current Issues tn’Financfa1                   Introduction to federal accountfng                          Othei Financing St+rces                                      ,.::..
         Managemenf for.Managers     and               standards and concept issuanCesby
        .LSupervisors        :y:. *”                                                                               Statement of Federal FinanciaI _                 ._ I:>:;
                                                       Federal Accounting Standards Advisory                       Accounting Standard &7 ‘and
                                                                                                                   .--                                                      ‘.:,.
         Update content ‘on status:of the federal      Board and the OlBce of Managemetit ant                      Implemkn~tlon. Includes reporting                       -.:.’
         budget, GPRA. CFO Act,. federal               Budget. Covers standards 1-8 and                            (ormats required by OMB Form%nd                       :1:’
         acquisition reform, and internal              Concept statementson Objectives of                          Content pulletin and Standard General          ’        ?
         management controls. : .:i t;’ ..i .!I,       Reporting and Entity a&Display;’ ’                                                                                  .
                                                                                                                   Ledger.entriesfor @nplementattpn..c                ‘. : .
         Source: USDA Graduate-School’s                Souree:The’Centerfor Applied Financial                      Soupe: The C+q for Applied Fmar~cial                  .+.:‘-
         Training Centers. 1 day.-0.6 CEU. $165.       @nagement/FMSury,               (202) 874-                  &tn~emenVFMS/rreasury, (202) 874- :               *,-I::...’:’ ‘.
         In 1997: National C@al Traimng                ?t$Q; 2 days, 16 CPE hours, $855.                           359.2       days, I6 CPE hours, $355:. : :,,          .:....
         Center: DC (Jan. May). Sb;u’theast            ln..I997:                                                                                                         ,.:,‘;I’
                                                                                                                                                                           . ‘:.
                                                             l.;. \ DC (Jan, Apf:Jun). +’ -   -.                   :h. 1987: DC (Mar, Apr; Jul). #.‘I          ‘.         .‘.
         Training Center: GA (May); ” ’                       ..,.,,                                                                                            :
                           _.a‘Z,, i-Y; _’                                                                            “;-.“: ‘- r i1 .,.: ,. ,;                                 :I’,
                                   I‘                  Federch Accounfing Stand&s                                                                                                 1.“.
                                                                                                                   %kerty, Plant, and Equipment/
        Federal Financial        &&&e&&t               FASti staiidzird~‘OMB ahd GAO.                              3tewkfship  Reporting                                        . ..‘.
                                                                                                                                                                                   :.
        Overdew                  -... :: ..            &knientations: accountingtransactions                        +temp       of Federal F&n&l A&&nUng       :           :
    Understanding budgeVpro&ss;agen~y                  md reporting requirements [or financial                      %andards#6+rd #8. Characteristics.                 :’ :.
    accounting reports, performance   ‘. ,,            tid manageriala&zounting.                                    rcording. reporttug, and disclosure,of .I,       ’
    measurement, new developments                      3oqrde: USDA Graduate School’s                               noperty. plant, and equipment (#6) and .’
    in financial management:                           Traimng Centers. .’        ’                                 stewardshipreporting (#8), with the ;- :      ‘. ...
    Source: Management Concepts, .                     3 days. 24 hours CPEi ,$425. : ‘.’                           atter including new required    .-.   :.              .
L.. Incorporated. (703) 790-9595.                      n 1997: ‘National Capital*Training ;‘.                       supplementarystewardship reports. f::.;,.           :
:: 3 days, $465.            ..-;:.“’                   Zenter; DC (Mar, Jun. Sep). Midwest                         +r$e; -TheCentF.for Applied Financial            ;.:...‘,
+ In 1997: DC a&a’(Jan, M&y, Au&                      T’+@ig    ‘Center:IL (Jan), MO ‘(Apr. Jul)                   Management/FMS/Treasury, (202) 874              ; .-.::_
.d...                                                 N?rt@pst Training Center: MA (Mar).                          3560.2 days, 16 CPE hours, $355.                _..-‘,-:’
                                                                                                                                                                     I:..;.
                                   *r
                                                      SoutheastTr.ai+g Center: GA.(,Apr).                                                                       ,,.:_:..
 ? Financial Mqnabe&nt                  Trakng                                                                     :n. 1997: DC (Mar, Apr. Jul).                       .‘.I:
                                                      SouthwestTHining’Center: CO (Sep).                                                                             ::.:,
 ’ Seminars     :i                                    WesternTraining Center: CA (Jun).
         Mid-level curriculums in Budgeting           .
         Concentration (10 sessions’of 5 .hours)                                                                                                                              ‘..;..:.‘.
        or Accounting Concentration ( 10~ ‘;          cobi aizd &nag&ii                         Acc&ztific         @yen&        of Federal:Financial                   ::. ,~‘.‘~:/:‘:
        sessionsof 5 hours), $1; 150; Advanced-       LikiieW :of uses,costmg.methods. “.                                                                           :: ’ :
                                                                                                                                                                             :.;‘,I.:
                                                                                                                                                                                   :..
                                                      fepor&g;              ,: .:‘I    i     I ‘1                  $koun@g Standards #I (Seledted
        level curriculum ( 10 sessions!each da+                                                                    $sets and Liabilities):#3 (Inventory                       .?‘,..<’
        long), $1.250.          Y. ,’                 ~ourc+:Totaltape;~(809) 874-7877.         :                  u$ Rel,atedProperty), and #5                               : :, ‘.l
                                                      16’CpE hours.           :.     .‘. ,+ ‘., ‘.                                                                            _‘.::
        Source: The Center for Public;Finarxial                                                                    Accounting for Liabilities&are covered                      .._.::
        Management, The GeorgeWashington’ ’           Pudio: 6 cassettes,textbook, and                             iib&,perspecUves of proper ac‘iounting                          ‘.)..‘.
        University, (202) 9944181:                    @czei. $129.                                                 md’reporting. Includes accounting for                      ‘.‘. :y.
        In 1997: Mid-level seminar& Budgeting         Video:4hour video, textbook.and quizzer                                                                                 . ..._.._
                                                                                                                                                                                    ..
                                                                                                                   xnsionS and inventoryfor sale.’                               . ......
        or Accounting: DC (beginApr). Advanced-       $249. Software: disk, t&book; and                            jource: The Center for Applied,Finan&l                     ,’;.: _::
        level seminars: DC (begin Feb. Apr).          quizzer, $199. Extra quizzers. $80-$90.                      vIanagement/FMSfTreasury, (202) 874                         .._..:(I
                                                                                           ‘.,                                                                                ‘_  ”
                                                                                                                   )56Q. i days. 16 CPE hours, 8355.                          ‘_.’ :.
                                                                                                                                                                              .,. .:.
        Introduction to Financial                     Advanced Cost Accounting                                     n ‘1997: DC (Jan. Mar).      .                             .._ I.‘.
                                                                                                                                                                              ,..’ ;
        Management        _..~ :                   &&r&       issues.indirect costs, pricing                                                                                  .’
        Budget process: functions of financial     XAA initiatives.                                                Xrect‘ Loans ‘and Loair                                    :‘.,.‘..’
                                                                                                                                                                                 .. (,-
        management: internal controls: and         source: Center for Public Management,                           ;uqrar$ees                                  :                    ‘.
        financial terminology, concepts. and       301) 340-1610.2 days, S325.                                     jtatement of Federal.Financial       :-   ‘.I.         :’ ”
        techniques.                                n 1997: CA (Apr),. MD      (Jui+‘: : -.;,. “.                   4~~o~unUng   Standard #2: di&rzEsioti!of         ‘.m 1’. i
        Source: USDA GraduateSchool’s                              _..: )_,.:.     ,’ . ,;.,*
                                                                                                                   )rov&+sk of Credit! Ref&nj f&c; with”       ‘. 1 y-5 :’ ‘.
        Training Centers: 8days;‘Washingt’on           Ul   ,z:..   :.                                                                                                       :.
        $475. Others 5415.                         Managerial Cost Accounting                                      llustrations of accounting for direct loan           ,. ,’ :.
                                                   )efmiUon and characteristics of                                 receivables.guaranteed loan liabilities.
        In 1997: National Capital Training                                                                         xtbsidy cost allowances. and subsidy
        Center: DC (Mar,.May. Aug). Midwest        *esponsibilitysegments,definition and
                                                                                                                   unortization and reestimation.                ‘,
        Training Center: IL (Jun), MO (Jan).       ‘ecording of full cost, treatment of inter-
                                                                                                                   source: The Center for Applied
        Northeast Training Center: NY (Sep). .PA :ntity costs, and cost assignment                                 %nancialManagement/FMS/Treasury,
        (Mar). Southwest Training Center: CO       nithofjs; ‘Alsocovers costing                                   2021874-9560.2      days, 16 CPE hours,
        (Feb), OK (Jul). TX (Apr).                 nethodologiessuch as activii$-based                             i355.,:                                                 .. :
        Western Training Center: CA (Apr). WA     C:osUng.job order, process costing. and                          n 1997: DC (Mar, May).
        (Jul).                                  I Pstandardcosts.
                                                            JFMIP        Compendium       OJ Courses        1997
                                                                                      3
                                                                                                    .         :,~:                         .,
SFFAS #2:. Acco&tingfor Dir&t                       3asiC Accounting Concepts                                2 crcdiis each course (1. lIl..S 199 carh.       i
Loans and Loan Guarantees                          Govcrmncntal Accounting: proccsscs:                       In 1997: (11cvcning quarter Winter: 1
                                                                                                             :vcning quarter Fall).
Recognition and measurement of direct              standard financial reports.
                                                   Source: The Center for Applied Financial                                             !.
loans. liabilities associated with loan
guarantees. and costs.. I ,,                 :     Management/FMS~reasury.~(202)      874--                  bitermediate Accountfng I and II
Source: Management. Concepts.                      9560. 1 day, 8 CPE hours. $180.                           Source: USDA Graduate School; (202)‘.     ‘.       1’
Incorporated, (703) 790-9595.2           days.     in 1997: DC (Mar, Jun).                                   720-7123. 3 semester credits each-. I:       ,. I’;
$355. In 1997: DC area                                                ., -,
                         -,. (Feb. Jul).
                                    ..I-’ ‘.                                                                 $323; II: $312. Correspondence.: 11 -- ..        I‘.
                                                   B&sic- Federal A&yt&ting                                  .essons.each.
SFFAS #4:.Managerial Cost                          Principles -.:’ _   ‘. ,;                                     i ,_ :                                      .. ..
Accounting Standards                               Federal accounting cycle: .clo&le-r&&                     Soverhment Bookkeeping and.
 Cost tools: management framework:           1     accounting te,cliniques; original entries:                4cccq~qting 3j .:I         ,:‘-
 responsiblity segments,~finding full~cost.%       rtmd accounting.concepp!s: ‘st.am$!rd.- .                                                                .:.::
                                                                                                             Effect,$ffln&l;il. -t,&~~~:~n~,on .;C ‘.:. -: .,.;
 ofprogram$;:’    :.,.?.:  -. ._ ..::.:.. .,(.     #iei~~,ledgeri Journal en.tries, : : ,‘I: , ..            @&ii& categories or.~~ets?,li.abfliUes. . : .:y.:..;.~
 Source: Management Concept& ‘-I ; i .:;           Source: Management Concep.ts,           ..                :c&iiity; income, cost;and;qenses;
                                                   (ncoiporated. (7031 790--?595.                                                                             : ,...
 Incorporated, (763) 79w9595Y           ’ .”                                                                 iournal vouchers (general journals);
‘2 days, 8355. In 1997: DC area (Mar, Augl.        5 days. $575.                                             general ledger; trial balances: financial                 ;..
                     _   ,....
                                 .                 in -1997: CA (3~1). DC area (Jti.^Mar.‘”                  statements: conipliai&?%it       General          ‘, : -.
                                                   Jun.,Sep). IN (Junl, OH,(Aprl. TX,(Febl;                  4cc&ii$ng Oilice guidelines.
Implemer&ng the.N@w
Accounting Standards                                                                                         Source: USDA .Graduate School’s .
Adopted standards and recommendations
                                                   &&i&tion   to Gdti&ri&tt                   -a‘:’          National Independent%tdy        Center,. .
                                                   Accounting      __,‘;.-.                 ?.               :303):969--5800. 4.6 CE.Us. 46 hours’of                ..
of Federal Accounting Standards        ‘.                                                                    training within 6 months time., $200;                    :
Advisory Board.       :                            GASB pronouncements, financial
                                                                                                        .’   @en enrollment.         ,:.         .. -.-. ,- .;      .’ .;
Source: Management Concept%                        reporting; compliance auditing. and’
                                                   GAAP hierarchy.         .-         ‘;                                               ‘.,
                                                                                                                                       _.,
Incorporated. (703) 79OA9595.              .”
3 days. 8465.                                      Source?$lCPA. (86’6) 862-:4272.                           Government Bookkeeping
                                                                                                                             .:;;.. -. :-a@~ :                        :‘y’
In 1997: DC area(Mar. Jun. Aug).
                .-,        ..:*      :
                                          ‘,./     Teformat.
                                                    ,.: . ..‘!
                                                                !6 hours, $179                               Accduirting-                                             ,.-, :
                                                                   ‘_ ..                                     I%& concepts and principles of                    ::..
                    -- :                                                                                                                                       .:..:’.f. :
Account&                .-    I; _.s           ’                                                             accounting ..fund accounting procedures:
                                                                                                                                                              >”. :’:;._
                                                                                                             &counting cycle; financial reports.
                                            Accounting cycle and’ statements,                                source: USDA Graduate.School’s          : .: :- .‘:i’:
                                                                                                                                                                  :
Budgeting and; A:ccouilting                 transactions, periodic reporting, account!
                                                                                                             Training Centers..  4 days, $485..
                                                                                                                            -1, .._                            :..:
Making the Cdnnection                       receivable’ and~payable.inventories~       “‘.-
                                                                                                             In 1.997: National Capital.Training. ,’
                                                                                                             Center:,&   (Jan, Apr; J..$ Sep).                  _’ .:
-Budgeting and accounting processes:        deferr&y bd accruals, Assets, systems                                                                                .;:”
 terminology; budgeting as thetbasis for                                                                     Midwest Trainmg.Ce,nter: IL-(&n), MO1              ::.
                                            and cdni$ols. payrolls, data processing,
 accounting: measurQ@nanci~-        ,,                                                                       (J&f Jul). Northeast Training Center: ; _         .“I::
                                       : _: iegal forms of organization: Business                                                                              :.. .
 performance.               .. I.           operatioi$ cost systems, managerial -.                           PA.@@.. Souqeast Tr,aining Center: GA              .. ...
 Source: Management~Concepts,‘.~ . :(. accounting, and ti reporting.                                         (May, Sepl. VA (Jul). Southwest Training          ‘:l::‘..
 Incorporated, (703). 390-9595.             Souicef USDA Graduate School, evening                            Center:. CO (May). TX (Marl. Western            , ..‘,.?I
 2 days, $325.       ”                                                                                       Training Center: CA (Mar,. Jul).                -’ _:
                                            school, (262) 690-4280.                                                                                             . ::
 In 1997: GA (Feb). DC area (Feb. Apr;      2 credits each course (I. IL III). $199 each.                            .                                         . ..‘../’
                                                                                                                                                                   _-..
 Jun. Augl. FL (Feb), IL (Aprl. OH (May).   In 1997: I ‘and II. DC (evening quarter                          Accounting Procedures iti                                 ,‘..:.
 TX (May, Jun). CA (Jul, Aug). WA (Au@. Winter, Spring, Summer, Fallj: III. DC                               Federal Agencies                                             :
                            _               (evening. quarter Winter, Spring,                                                                                          ..‘.l’.
                                                                           ,.. -. Fall)..                    Government accounting principles.                         ‘... .
Introductory Accounting                                                                                      appropriations, accounting problems,                      :
                                                                                                                                                                     T::’ ‘.
 Fundamental accounting principles:                Principles of Accountiricj                  -.’           use .of standard.general ledger.                                :
                                                                                                             Source: ,Management Concepts,                         ._,
 identifying and recording transactions:           I, basic principles. II. fmancial accounting
 techniques of double--entry accounting.           III. managerial accounting.                               Incorporated. (703) 790-9595.                            ‘.:.. . ::
 Source: USDA Graduate School, (2021               Source: USDA Graduate School             ..               3 days, 8465.
 690-4280. 2 credits, S&67.                        doriespondence Programs, (202) 720--                      In 1997: CA (Aug). CO (Marl,,:DC area                     .i:’ .;
 In 1997: DC area (eveningquarter.:                :7:123:. .^                                               (Jan. Apr.‘Jun,.&gj.    G,A;(Febl;.OH                        ‘::: ’
 Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall].                                                                              (Jun); TX (Mar).                                             :
                                                    2 semester hours each. I, $323 (11” .”                                                                             ,.: .’
                                                    lessons); Ii, $294 ( 12:lessons). III, $276                                   :                                       ,,:
                                                                                                                                                                       ‘: ‘..
 Government Accounting                               (8 lessons).                              :.            Fkderal Govemment.Accoitnting I                            _‘...
 Principles                                                                                                  Basic principles ‘and practices of
 Basic level course.                               Intermediate Accountfng (I, III ..’                       account$g and concepts and methods of                .‘--’ ‘. ‘..
 Source: MicroMash. (8001 272-7277.                                                                          fund control’systems   in federal agencies:                .
                                                   Reporting: accounting concepts, topics.
 ext. 4141. 8 hours. Computer.diskettes.           and .problems.                        .’                  accounting for funding. processes     :
 $120.                                             Source: USDA Graduate School, evening                     (appropriation. apportionment.
                                                   school, (292) 690--4280.                                  allotment, obligation, disbursement, and

                                                       JFMIP   Compendium       ojCoursek   ,I997
                                                                            4
     rcimbursemenl): transfer approprlatlon         Tratntng Center: TX (Mar). Western                        Source: ED1 Inlcrnalior~nl aud The
     and working fund. advances.                    Tratning Center.(CA (Sep). WA (May).                      Geqric Washington Univixstty, (703)
     Source: USDA Graduate School; (202)’                               ..                                    578$001. 2 days;.S775.            .:
     720-7123.                              ._      ‘.                                                        In f997: CA (May. Jul). CO (Aig). DC
     2 semester credits: $186. :                    Cost Accounkg            I and II                 ,       (Mq. Jun. Sep. Dee). m(Apr). MO                                                   .
     Correspondence. 14 lessohs.                     Aspects of]ob order cost accounting       ’              IFeb). NV (Ott).
                      .- ,.                          systems and procedures, uses-in                                                                                                     ‘.‘.
                                                     decision maktng. analyses, apd contioi.                                                                                             : :’:
     pderal Gotiernment Accounting                   Source: USDA Graduate School, eventnj                    &vlty-Based              Costing (ABC)                                     :: :
                            ::.                      school, (202) 690-4280.                                  Traditional costing: ABC’methods.                                    .‘.‘.::l
                                                                                                                                                                                  :::.;.
     Inventory and ,property accounting,             Pare&s each course (I, Ill. $199.                        Source: MicroMash, (800) 272-7277,                                  ::.:
     reimbursable operatlpns, financed,           #’ ln:l997: DC (I evening quarter Winter: I:                xt. 4141. 8 hours. Computer diskettes.                             ,;.;,;’
     revolving funds, advanced principles of         evenin~quarterSprlng1.
                                                                   ,,    *1                                   3120.        y: 5.::.            .i..:                               .,‘.’
                                                                                                                                                                                    . ..
     accrual accountlng.,reportQg ofaccrued                                                                       .b  i                                                       ..) ;.
                                                                                                               ,:                                                                     :..
!    expenditures and accrued revenues,                                                                                                                                               .;:
     preparation of tlnanclslreports. accounttnf                                                              ktiutty      BasedC&t~&~                      “:,!; ”                   ‘.
     in decentralized operations, cohsoliclatton     (;:rlob order cost acco~unt@g?II; Process                $C i&e; cost flow& spreadsheet model ‘- ’      “:.::’
                                                     cost~kixounting, akd:I~I?~CoSt ~c&m&&                    )l&pi@t with data flows.      :                .,.:
     of cost accounting for area of program
                                                     a:hwment         twl; .:”3.          :                   <<&e: Western Schobls. ( l-:860) 438.-          . .. .
                                                                                                                                                          ,’ 1x”
     responsibfllty, relatlonship to cost+
     based budgeting and year-end closing,           Sdtikei   USDA   Graduate   School                       3888..:*20 Self-Study hours, S119.95.’    I .:  ‘:;‘.
                                                     Correspondence Piogranis. ii021 ?20-                              1 ‘j,i                                   ,‘.
     accounting for lapsed appropriations..                                                                                      :                        ‘.‘.
                                                                                                                                                          ,.
     and transfers.                ., 1.             7123. 1 ,seMster kredlt i&h. I. $169’(8
     Source: USDA Graduate School, (202)             less&is): II, $168 (6 lessons): III, Sl68                k&y      @&ed C&                                                      .‘,I/.’
     720-7123.2 semestei’credits. $186; :            16less&s).                                               $~n,q$!rnknti Mei,hd&, c&d :                         .        ..II’ : i I;‘.
                                                           I                                                  ?echriiq.ues..         .-_.                              ‘, :            ::
     Correspondence, 8 lessons. )’ -,’
                                            ’ il.                                                             he .of Activity Based Costing (ABC) d’                          ‘: ‘: :i
                                                    @maging:Costsfor                     ”                    l&&nne      unit costs and to 8nd ways to                        :,.
                                                    yerf@-mance k,.:“’ <:_                    ,, (               i .,:
: Accounting for Reimbursable     ‘,                                                                          iriprove the timeliness, quahty, and cost,                     1; : ,:
  Authority (Interczgency ‘,                        %sociaUn@osti     ivith act.tliUds/cost     -,-,, ,y      d program delivery. ’ “’ .        i                  .-             ,,:
_ Agreements).       _ 1 jz I : i;                                                                    i.
                                                    ibfectfves: linking to performance;                       $urce: Management Concepts, -1                        ,..   ..,‘::.,.::,
     Conceptual framework for reimbursable          neasurement; reporttng.                                   ncorporated. (703) 790-9595.                    Y          : .,..::.
                                                    ;ource: Management Concepts, ,                            ; days, $465. ,,         -: :               ..                   :. ...
                                                                                                                                                                  :. ..,:t y;:.:?.
    work: basic transactions: reporting
    requirements.           .,_                     ncornorated. (703) 790-L9595.                             9 ‘1997: CO (Sep). DC area:(Feb:Apr.                           .::‘jj_
                                                    Z:dayk. $355.                                _I
    Source: Management Concepts,                                                                              ‘un,. 8ep), GA (Jan), TX (Mar).-..:                 LT.       ::.;.,:;
                                                    ii. l?fl?: DC ~ares(~Fe,b,May. Aug).                  ’                             :, ; .,, .: /.,. ,_.v: ;,1’,,.::           .
    Incorporated. (703) 790-9595;.        ,,,                         _ J,‘ : ,: ,.1 ,.1                        .jg I_ !(                                                     .:.
    2 days, $355.
    In 1997: CA (Aug); CO(Mai). DC tie&‘.:          ~~~~A&&~i~g              ,$iandar&                        Activity Based ,~&~~~cj:. ‘. ‘: -1, .,,:f                          ‘-.‘:j :;I,
    (Jan. Apr. Jun. Aug). GA (Feb), IN (Nov),                                                                 Lpplicatioris fq~,:Atgii$iS i :j., 1                              ~?‘~~:I.::,
                                                                                                                                                                                   ..‘..‘.Z,’
    OH (Jun). TX (Apr).                             par contracts auditing federal Cost                       &ics- of activity based costing: cost                                 ...:
                                                                                                                                                                                      . :.,.
                             , ., ,::               Lcc+xQ.ing Standard clauses                               001s. aCtivily.d$vzr~,~ and unit costs;.+                         j :i:::::.
                                                    lpplicap:ons to contracts and grants                      pplications of ABC for decisionsin       ..                  : ._i :{i({.
    GASB Statement.14     ”                    “    rith local and state governments.’                        udgeting. pricing, consolidaUon.                                     :;. 1;
    Tee Financial R&poj$ing .E&y                    ducation i.usUtutions. and nonprofit                      utsourcing. and monitoring? e,f+iency                                . . _.-.
    Explains defining of s government               organizations. ; .             :;                         nd: quality costs.                                                    .,..*:.,.
                                                                                                                                                                                   ,_   . ...
    reporting entity: GASB Statement 14.            iource: USDA Graduate School Audit                        ource: USDA Graduate School Audit                                          -.::
    Source: MicroMLh, (800) 272-7277.               ‘rainirg Institute, (202) 401-9401 or                     raining Institute, (202) 401-9401 or                                   1,..:;1.
    ext. 4141. 8 hours. Computer diskettes.         500) 356-7813.3 days, 24, hours CPE.-.                    %lO)-326-7813.2 days, 16 CPE:hours.                                     .;:‘.
    $120.                                           139Q.                                                     315.                                                                  : :,_‘..
                                                                                                                                                                                      .,’
                                                    n,;l997: .CA (May), DC (Feb. Jul).                        i-1997: DC (Jan. Aug). TX (Sep).                                        :: ‘.
                                                                                                                                   ~:
    CostAccounfi,ng            _.
                                                    Lcti$ty-Based      Costing                                lppro+iatioirs               Law               ‘.’
                                                    Zements of ABC system, steps in
    C&t Acdounting Concepts               -,        stablishment.                                                                                                                   ‘.
    Cash vs. accrual--based cos’ting. unit          @rrce: USDA Graduate School,                              ‘ederal
                                                                                                               ->     Appropriaijon               Lqw ( .                         ,, :. ..
    cost determination. faed and variable           lational ‘Capital Tra+ng Center. (2021, :.                 ederal appropriations; appropriations _’ ”                        ‘. z’::::
                                                                                                                                                                                       . . .‘:‘.
    costs, standardcosts, variance analysis,        66’59194. 2 day+:6      16 ho+CPE.                         %:’ s&ttes and regulations: signitlcsnt                                    .’
    incremental costs. replacement costs.                                                                      ecisions; congressional sequence.                                      ,:.:.
                                                                                                                                                                                     ._
    Source: USDA Graduate Schools                   n 19’97: DC iMar. May. Aug).                               ource: USDA Graduate School’s
    Training Centers.                                                                                          raining Centers. 3 days; Washington                                       :. :
    3 days, Washington $395.                                                                                   575. Others $495.’                                                           ‘_‘.
    In 1997: National Cap!@ Center: DC              ictivity--BaSed     Costing                                I .1.997: National Capital Training
    (Feb. Jun. Sep). N+.heast Training             IBC background, model. implementation,                     ;eiiteri DC (Feb. May. Aug). Midwest                                   :
    Center: DE (Apr).. Southeast,Training          inkages to performance management.                         ‘raining Center: IL (Jun).’ MO (Feb.
    Center: GA (Mar). Midwest. Training                                                                       Lug). Northeast Training Center: MA
    Center: MO (Mar, Jull. Southwest                                                                          Jun). PA (Apr). Southeast Training
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                                                                        5
                                                           .:                            :
Ccntcr: AL (Marl. GA (May). VA (Jull:                    Ap@pribtions              Law Update ‘~ ‘i
Southwest Training Center:-CO,(Feb).:                    Appropriation law revisions: GAO                       Bud@ control process: legal and             .J         1
LA (Mar), NM (Aprl, OK (Junl. TX(Jan:                    tnterpretatlons: recent issues.               -’       administrative limitations that need to-,.        ?
Mar. Aug). UT (Jul).~ Western Training                   Source: Management Concepts. i                         be controlled: when.a:budget is out of
Center: CA (Feb. May, Sep). OR (Apr).                    Incorporated. (763) 790.-9595. _.                      control: actions to bring the budget back              i--
WA (Aug).                                                 1 day8220..                              i , :.       into control: reporting budget progress.
                                      __                 In 1997: CA (Jul). CG (Jul). DC area                   Source: USDA Graduate S&&ol’s
                                .,     :. :-
Federal Appropriations              Law             ..   (Jan. Apr. Jul). 1N(Sep),.NM.(Feb), OH.                National Independent Study Center,
                                                         (Ma).            .-,..!, :        ;-‘,;.:. ;r’:.~      (303) 969-5860. 2.4CEUs: 24 hours in           ‘I .-   t--
Update -.      .-_,;..               2                       ,’ ..    ,-- .;      ,.. i, . ,.. r,: :..,’ -      G.months ttme;.$150. Openenrollmenti-. _., ..~
                                                                                                                                                            -:.?::.
Review of principles.(purpose.-time:                                                                                                  :i : :..‘-u.:;~
                                                                                                                                                   .. .i   _ .‘.‘,.
                                                                                                                                                                .,.
amount), update on new opinions and                      Advanced AppropriaMoris                     l%b I’--
laws.                                                    Grants and cooperative agreement;loan
Source: USDA Graduate S.chool’s:. ,.                     pro@ams: clafms against..U;S;$Iebt j :-;       Federal budget ,process; budget ,::       -. : :::
Training Centers. 1 day; S 1’65.      ’                  collection:. payment qf Jud~ent+., ‘- -.‘. ‘.  formulation, execution. and .revle.w:roles           “. ”
In 1997: National ‘Capital Tratning     ,,.._            Sour&ei Mamigement Cqn.cepts, ‘: ..: I         plax!d by departm,ents.and agencies,the-:, -.i.:..’
Center: DC (Feb. May, Aug):- .-.          .I ,I                                                         Oglce-of Mam@ment. and Budget, the ‘- :. ;;:::j;:
                                                         lnco$ori&d, (703j 790-9595.
Midwest Training Center: IL$Jun)i‘Md                      1 day, $220.     :,._,I       ,. :\           President, .the:.ExecutiveCommittees on                ;:.
 (Feb. Aug). Northeast TrainmgCenter:’                   In 1997: CO (Jan).,DCarea (Mar, Jun.”          Budget, and.Congress.             -.        :       I::”
MA (Jun), PA (Apr). Southeast Training                   Sep), IN (May)?:G.H(Marl, TX (Jul. Octl.       Sour.cei,USDA Graduate Schooi’s                  :
Center: GA (Jim), VA (Jul)..,Southwest                          .      ..                               Training Centers..4..days..$295.
                                                                                              -:..,-..ic.?                                                  :::
                                                                                  ‘:,I.
Training Center: CO (Feb), NM (Apr)., TX                                                                in..1997: National Capital Training i                j-:
                                                                                                                                                                           .,


 (Jan, Mar. Aug). UT (Jul). Western :                    @$kpriations        Law Seminar                Center: DC (Jan, Feb. Mar.Apr. May,-- .,               :,
                                                                                                                                                                           j-3
                                                                                                                                                                            f-
                                                                                                                                                                             r
Training Center: CA (Feb. May, Sep). GR’                 lnterprettng appropriations;                   Jun. Aug. Sep). Midwest Tratning                       ‘.           1
                                                                                                                                                                       i
(Apr). WA (Aug).                                         determining appropriation av,ailability as Cqiiey: ,MO (Mar. Jul). Northeast                       :..
                                                         to $&bse; establishing appropriation           Training Center: PA:(Jun&i&                       i .,‘:
                                           :.            availabtlity time and amount; obligattng Southeast Training Ceriteii GA (Mar.                         ..
ImplicatibnsofF~der~Z                ..:                 appropriations; responding to                : May), VA (Jul). Southwest Training “‘I‘.           ““:‘:
Appropriation    &au...              l..,...-- :.        co$iiiuing resolutions.                        Center: CCF(Mar). GK.(Jun).* ..‘.            :’ .‘<:.
Theory of appropriations        law: : ‘-                Source: !ManagementConcepts._-.-                 .,?’ .,                                          ,.....,..
implications for financial decisions. :.-                                                                                                                    ::y
                                                         InForporated, (703) 796--9595.
                                                                                                        Budiet     Analysts       Workshop:                  ::.,
Anti--DeficiencyAct,      discretion in                  4.days. $735.                                                                                       . ._
                                                                                                                                                          ;-,..
spending. procurement requirements.                      In 1997; CA(Apr), CO (Jan).,DC area ,.         B,gd@P      Justijkafiori;~‘,                   .,:,.i-:;
and appropriation availabilities.                        (Jan, Feb. Apr. May. Jun. Jul. Aug.            PYese$ation, and ‘Execution ‘:                        ::‘.
Source: The Center for Applied .                         Sep),:IN (May). OH (Mar). TX (Jul. Ott).       Agencybudget justtfication to-.OMB; -.         ‘I. :‘?
Financial Management/lMS/Treasuj,               -”                                           ,:..- ;;.. congi’esiional workings: :oral and written ‘- ‘.l[
(202) 874--9560. 2 days.‘i6’CPE         hours,                                                          justifldations to Congress:the       _.         : :.,::F
$355, with GAO’s:Principles of Federal                   Budget
                                                              ..-’                      ._,.            congressionalreview committee                         : 1:
                                                                                                                                                                   :
Appropriations-Law.        volumes I -arid II): ”                               -..i      ,.            perspective: budget presentations: and --., ::‘,.:::..: /
h 1997: DC (Feb; Apr. Jul).:i:                           @e&ing Budgets w&in the LLXL tips, forappropriation hearings -. ’                                   <:I::’   z ~
                     ,:.,                                                                                                                                    -1
                                                                                                                                                             . ....’.
                                            ;                                                           Sourde: Man&menfCon&@~
                                                          Key elementsof budget execution: ‘=--: Incorporated, (793).799-9595;
The Anti-Defrciencu            A&      ~.                purposes for which funds can be US@;-          4 days. .$575.        ::..:
Provisions: preventing violations:.                       amoutits that can be used: when funds    ,.   In-:1997: DC area (Feb.-Apr. Jul. Sep).
remedying actions:                                        canbeused.                 ‘.                                     I, ,.
Source: Management Concepts.                              Source: Mariagement Concepts,
Incorporated, (703) 790--9595.                            Incorporated, (703) 790--9595.                Repdrting Budget Execution:
2 days, $410.                                             2 days, $410.                                 The SF-1 33
In 1997: DC area (Jan). CO (Jull, DC                      In 1997: DC area (Jan, Mar. May. Au@. Reporting budgetary resources&d ~stkk:
area (Feb. Apr. Jul. Sep). OH (Mar). TX                   GA (M+ayl,IN (Sepl. MO (Junl. NM (Feb)         reiation of obligations to outlays, SGL
(Jan).                                                    TX (Apr. Dee).                                 crosswalk use to generatethe SF-133. :
                                                                                                         Source: Management Concepts,
Appropriations   Law for                 ,“’    1         D&eloping a Budgetfor a Unit- Incorporated, (7031 790-9595; -~ _,, ,__-., _.
                                                                                                                :I day, $185. -:’ ‘:i’:.   :“Y
Accountablei.Ofl@ers                   c~!.’
                                           Te&irs used in :budgetmg:$eps in the -. In l-997; ;CA+ki);-CO   (-Iday)tDC area -
                                           t’kberd bhdget p~~~~~~~red~r~~e~~~o~ i-
Laws applying~to certiiyirig oft&+  ’ _ “.                                         (Feb,:Apr. JuIl; IN (At@. GH Nun).
disbursing officers, cashiers and          esUmaUngcosts; preparation of a unit
collection agents, and other personnel.    budget.                                                                         -.       : ,. :
Source: Management Concepts,.       - 1    Source:  USDA   Graduate Schools        The    Federal     Budget   Process        Y: .. . ‘.:. ‘.
Incorporated. (7031 790--9595.             National Independent-                   Budget phasesand timetablesi roles:
1 days, $22-.                              Study,.Center. (303) 969;;5800.         budget formulation, justification. -&d’
In 1997: CA (Apr). DC area (Feb. Apr.       2.4 CEU. 24 hours’in 6 months time;    presentation: congressionalbudget
Jun. Augl. GA (May). TX (Aprl.              $150; Open enrollinent: .              actions, including authorizations and
                            i.                                                      appropriations: committees,
                                                                                    subcommittees, and lobbying groups.

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      Potcntlal problems with the systtm  and     Budget Formulation                                     In 1997: National Capital Training
      their cffccctsand budget execution.         Annual OMB budget submissionfor a                      Center: DC (Jan. ‘Mar. Apr. Jun. Sep).
      Source: ManagementConcepts.                 fictitious agency: federal budget process;:            Midwest Training Ccnler: IL (Apr). MO
      incorporated. (703)‘790-b9595.              budget formulation: OMB Circular A- 11                 (Jun. Jul). ,Northeast,Training.Center:
       1 day. $185.                               budgetfustificatlon requirements: obfect               MA !May). PA (Jan). Southeast Training
      In 1997: CA (May), CO IApr). DC area        classestimates: and federal accounting               ICenter: AL (May. Se@..GA (Mar. Juti)..                           i
      (Feb. Apr. Jun. Aug). GA (Mar). IN          concepts.                                              VA (Jul). Southwest Training.Cenler:,AZ
      (Mar). OH (Jul). TX (Dee).                                                                                                                                    .i
                                                                                                        I[Marl. CO (Sep). LA (MAyI, TX (Feb,                 .-
                                                  Source: Management Concepts,
                                                                                                       ,Jun). WesternTraining Center: CA (Jun.              f::’.::. 1
                                                  Incorporated. (7031 790--9595.
                                                                                                       1dug), WA (Mar).
      Introduction    to Federal         I        5 days. $575.                                                                                                   .‘.. I,
     .Budgeting                                   In 1997: CO (Feb), DC ares (Mar. May,
                                                  Jun). GA (Apr). IN (Aug). TX (Mar).                                                                       ..‘.
                                                                                                                                                             . :.‘,
     Budget terms, object class budget,                                                                Bylget
                                                                                                       1        ,ExecutiQn                    -.,;          :::..
z    program budget, funding sources‘for                                                          ‘, 1budget execution concepts: operattng                      .
t,   government programs, budget                  sudget Planning, Dev&p&ent,                       1xrdget.for the fiscal year; revisions to .’
2                                                                                                                                                              ‘.
     projections.                                 zn4:Presentation                                .the operating budget: reports required0‘,                  ..:.
     Source: USDAGraduate Skhool’sT&inhi          ?rocessof budget preparation &id                  i>yGMB Circular A--34:..~tI--DencCen~
     Centers. 4 days. Washington $485:            RpprovaI.             -                          -1 ktviolations; forfeiture [lapse)in’budget’
     In 1997: National Capital Training           source: USDA Graduate School, eveningI imthdrlty: and rescissions,deferrals,                   .
     Center: DC (Mq. Juni Au@. Miciwest           ;choo1,~(202)690--4280. 2 credits.                i md  sequestratton.    -            ”
     Training Center: MO (Jan. Feb).                                                                <source: Management Concepts,
                                                  3234.
     Northeast Training Center: PA (Jul).         n 1997: DC (evening quarter, Fall).               i ncorporated. (703) 790--9595.            -             .:..‘.
     SoutheastTraining Center: AL (Jun). Gd                                                         5i days. $575.                                            : .’
     (Apr).                                                                                         I n 19,97: CO IFeb). DC area IFeb.Mar.
     Southwest TrainingCenter: CG (Feb),              .;.
                                                                                                    cIun. Aug). IN (Aug). TX (Mar).                        ‘;l’:i,
7    LA (Mar), .NM [Jan). TX (Apr. Aug).          budget Justl@cation cznd _                                                            II,
                                                  +es&ztatiqn :. . ,I’                  .;      ,:E3udget Execution Game                                      ;
S. Budget Analysts ?@+hop                         lustifications, technical support for
                     ..:                          mdget submissions, fielding questions. .E           jouree: The Center for Applied
xi    Workload, effkiency. and effe&veness        iource: USDA Graduate School’s 1                 Flnancial Management/FMS~rea+u-y.~                      .Te.
      measuresfor a typical Feaeral program:      Yraining Centers. days, Washington               i ! days, 16 CPE, $310.
      budgetjustifications: mid+cal’year          ;495; Others $4 15.                              IIn 1997; DC (Apr. Jun).          -‘-
     financial review: financial impli~attons o   n 1997: Nation&Capital Training
      audit findings.                             :enter: DC [Feb. May, Jul. Sep).                 zdefense Budget Process
     Source: USDA Graduate School’s                                                                                                       ..’      .    ,’ ‘.‘:‘:
                                                  llidwest Training Center: IL (May), MO :                                                                    .:.
     Training Centers. 4 days. Washin&on Ij_                                                     ‘P‘PBS: The DefenseBudget Planning,
                                                  Jul. Sep). Northeast Training Center:
     $475. Others $415.                           M (Apr). PA (Jul). Southeast Training            P‘rogramming. and Budgeting-System -”                   1.;i:,
     In 1997: National Capital Training’                                                          .tkncept. operating principles, policies,                .::.:
                                                  Zenter:GA (Feb).Southwest Training
     Center: DC (Feb. Apr. Jul). Midwest          Zenter:CO IJul). TX (May). Western .:--             nit cyst resourcing, fiiar@l reports                ,‘.‘i;::.:;
     Training Center: IL (Jnl). MO (Sep).         ‘raining Center: CA (Mar. May), WA           -:     iource: Management Concepts,                 .’     .I:;::,.
     Northeast Training Center: PA (Mar). NY                                                       II xrorporated.  (703)  790--9595.                       :: :‘.
                                                  Jul).                                                                                                   ‘, :.;:;
     (Jul). Southeast Training’Centei: GA                                                          2 days. $355.                                            ‘:
     (Feb. Jun), VA (Jul). Southwest.Training                                                      11 n 1997: CA (Jul). CO (Jul):DC area                   !,:l:
     Center: LA (Sep). OK (Jul). TX (May).        Vritifzg Eflective Budget                        (tJan; Mar. May. Jul. Sep), GA (May). IN                ...I...
                                                                                                                                                          .;.:::
     Western Training Center: CA (Apr). WA        4fstiji~ations                                   I!3ep). NM (Feb), TX (Jan. Apr). ‘-                        :; :
     (Sep).                                                                                                                                                y. .‘:
                                                  kganization of budget information with                                                                     . ..
                                                  oak objectives, and performance                 Ldefense Business Operations                              ,::..
                                                  leafares.                                                                                                ‘. .,
     Budget Formulation                                 ,_                                        %‘und                                                    .;.,.
                                                  ;omce: Management Concepts,                                                                               : .I.
     Processof and requirements for budget        x%porated. (703) .790--9595.                     R:ev@ng fund use, concepts, and                          ._ .‘,
     formulation: laws and directives:                                                             0per&ions.                                                :‘, ..
                                                   days. :$355.
     budgets; concepts ‘andterminology.           1 1997:.DC area (Jan. Mar, Jul).                 slource: USDA Graduate Schools.
     Source: USDA Graduate School’s                                       .,     l.,               3 days, 1.8 CEU. Washington, $475;
     Training Centers. 4 days; Washingtorj                                                         Che+ $415.                .‘.
     5485.                                 : e’   siiagat Epyft+                   :,.;.1;,,, : I!                                                           ,.,‘.’
     In 1997: Nation,alCapi,% Trging,,       1    I. .; ‘:‘i                             .;,:m
                                                                                             I     c Rnter: DC (Feb. Aug)i Midwest Training                   .:I 1
     Center: DC (Jan. Mar, Apr. Jun. Jul.                                                          C!en.ter:IL OMay). MO (Feb. Apr. Jul).                  ,. :_.:
     Sep). Midwest Training Center: IL (Mar),     budget Execution                                 Niortheast Training Center: PA (Feb).                    ; .‘..
     MO (May, Aug). Northeast Training            udget execution; fun&al plans and                Sloutbeast Training center:.‘AL (Mar); GA                  .‘:.
     Center: MA (Aug), PA (Aug). Southeast        dministratlve requirements for                      Jun). Southwest Training center: CO                      ‘.
     Training Center: AL [Mar), GA (Jan.          eprogramming and realigning of                  ,I;clay), TX (Sep). Western Training                         ‘. ‘.
     May). VA (Aug). Southwest Training           vailable funds: monitoring and                   Cienter: CA (Feb. Jul). WA,(May).
     Center: AZ (Jan). CO (Mar. Jul). LA          ontrolling use of funds.     .
     (Apr), TX (May. Jun). Western Training       ;ource: USDA Graduate Schools
     Center: CA (Jan. Jun. Aug), WA (Apr).        ‘iaining Centers. 4 days, $485.        ,’

                                                    JFMJP   Compendium        of Courses   1997
                                                                         7.
                                                                                                                                            I.,,..          i.              -.                             I

DBOF: Fundamentals   of                         rb4 aincndmcnts.     ..            :                 ;e’d&r Chart of Acco$s (SGL); ,. _, ..,
Defense Business Operaf ions                   Source: Totaltape. (800) 874--7877. -.                itrudture; data cle~&etiis+and:_I
                                               -12CPE hours/year; 6 cassettes.” ” ‘.                 ;ubaccounts: use of SGL to prepare
DBOF concept: operal!~g pi&e&      unl
                                               ii&book, and quizzer, S159. Video tape,               stern@ reports.            .A.          _                                                              .-
costing principles.   ..
                                               textbook, and quizzer, S1.99;Software                 ;ouice: Manag~mcnl ‘concepts.._                                                                       i I-
Source: Man-ge.pent Cdncepts.
                                               (Windows). $159: extra disks and                      ncorporated, (703j. 790--9595. -_
Incorporated; (703).790--9595.
                                               quizzers, $60. CD--ROM (Windows),                     ! days. 8355.
2 days, $355:                :..-
                                               texthook. and quizzer, $199: ExtraCDs                 n l???: CA (Jan). CO (May). DC area                                                 .;: :,            L-
In 1997: CA (Jul). CO (Mar). DC &ea
(Jan. Mar, Jun. Aug. Sep). OH (May).           and quizzers. $60~$70.                                Feb. Apr. Jul. Sep). IN [Aug). NM lo&.                                               ‘1;“’            ’
                                                                                                     >H (Jun).                                                                       . :c:.‘_              1
                                                                                                                           : .::>:.i .:                                               .z_.
DBOF Accounting        and Fina@la                                                                   \ccrual World          1’:         .,> z                                             :1:::,           i.
Reporting. -./                                                                                            _I.                                        .-I.




                                                   ;’                                                $ro+ctory accrual-Lb&& &ounting:                                                      .,;;::.
DefenseBusiness Operafionti Fund:
                                                                                                     J.S. Gov~~~~~?t ,Fede+ acc+nt.tng                                                       ‘.
background:accounUng&dance,’                   DOLLARS and SENSE,.                                   hrid&nentals tid accruq a$counting. -.                                              ...
required 0tiancia.l repoits.. _                Making Sense of Trecisury’s                           source:The Ceiiter,for Applied                                                          ‘..::
Source: MBnagement Cc+c&pts;        .’         Central Accounting
Incorporated. (703) 790--9595.                                                                       %mcial Man.a~em~n’~MS~r.easuj,                                                          :-:::
                                               Requirements                                          202) 874-9560. 2 days, i6‘ i=pE hours.                                                  ::.
3 days, 8465.
                                               Fizderd budget process: historical                    :3 10:
In 1997: DC area (Jan. &j, Sepl. IN                                                                  tr 1997: DC (Feb. May, Sep). :.
(Apr). MO (Feb).                               p+l+dUve: cent& accountirig ’ .’                                                          ‘-                                            : ;-‘:.
                                               requiiements: application of                                                                                                                I’.
                        __ ‘.-
                                               $pprbpriations process: financial
CashandA&t               ’ -’          ” ,.    doclime+&
Management                                -,   Source:,The Center for Applied
                                               F@ancialManagement!FMSflreas&y,
                                               [zQ2) 874-9560.                ‘-“;-;’ z              ;‘inancia*   Man&$~ent .’                                   oj -. 7:        : ::.:.,‘..’ ‘,
Credit Reform: @counting               and     2‘days, 16 CPE-‘hours.$3 10.               :                                                            :I            ; ,; ,.                   ; ;‘:
Reporting Requiikments                  ,;     ml997: DC (Jan: M&Majr,-Jul).                         Zevoluing .Fur$s’,:;
                                                            :. :.           :         ..I-’          Sscaloperations Of revql,ving f$r+      -:<. .:..‘:;,..*,.
Accounting and reporting requiremen&            ,r     /                                                                                             !  . ; ..
of the act.                                                                                          operation:appi;opriate pi&s ior -_,-.            :,.,“;’
                                               Bask     Standard         General Lpdgkr              Codudts‘or se&is.                    -.,;        :.::.
Source: Management Concepts,
                                               SQL.+do&mentcoinponents; objectiv&;                   ibtirce: Manage?+ Concepts.          -.     .I ,‘I.
Incorporated. (703) 79Ozi9595.      1
                                                                                                     ncbrpoiated., (703! ,790--959?.- ::              .:.I.._’
3 days, 8465.                                  uld policies of the SGL: fin&n&l -                                                                       :::
                                               systemsrequirements.             -‘, -.:.             I days, $465.                                      “..,.:
In 1997: DC aTea.(Feb;J$.      L.
                                               Sqq@e;The Centei for-Applied      -.                  n 1997: DC area~(Jan.Apr.. Julj.             :..! ..:.
                ;    /_     ,;. ;.- ‘.                                                                                        .
                                               Finax+ Management/FMSflr&&y,              i                               :     :   ,‘;::.
                                                                                                                                                                                          :.:.
                                                                                                                                                                                             . ...”

Fundamental&#          Cash                    [202) 874~-9560;         i ‘.    ”                                                                                                        ..... .
Management         :::;-‘:e..’   :-,           2 day+. 16 CPE hours; $310.
                                                                                                     @ounti,cnfor            Revolvirig                           Funds                   l:.:.:.; 1
                                                                                     :
                                               In 1997: DC (Feb. May, Aug).                          )escriptiofi’, atio&ing, ,requirenients.                                             ‘;:j:1’          ~
Overview of entire cash‘man&ement                                                                    md reports. _,                                                                         ‘.I.
cycle: collection, disbursement, deposit                                                             jource: Managemexit:Cb&pts,           -11.;
mechanisms.                                    Advanbed Standard                 General             nc&porated,, (703) .790--959.5.       ,Y”
Source: The Center for-Applied .’              Ledger                                                ! day&.-?355.          ‘!    ‘. - ’
Financial ManagemtinUFMS/rreasury.                                                                   n 1997: DC area (Mar, Jul).
1 day, 8 CPE hours. $180.                      Transactions in accounting for revoltig
In 1997: DC (Feb. May. Jul. Sep).              runds. using the Standard General
                                               Ledgeraccounts. Also accounting for                   3udgeiing and Accounting for                                                          .:.(:..Y.,
                                                                                                                                                                                          .‘.::.,.
                                               &+liuieous      receipt tran&tions
Administering     the Prompt                   [fines, iiqnreimbursable.fees. interest.
                                                                                                     ~&@ving Funds
Payment Act                                    and penalties). Preparation of financial              Zevol*g funds from bot& ihe! budgeting                                               .:;‘::::
                                                                                                     uid accotinting perspectiveti: hoti                                                          ._
Basic concepts of the.act; how to.             statefiints for entities with revolving                                                                                                      ‘. .,”
                                                                                                     .evolving funds operate: terminology                                                  : .:
properly apply its requirements and            funds or miscellaneousreceipts.                                                                                                            ‘.‘.:‘:.;
                                                                                                     ffld techniques.                                                                       :.;:o
comply with the.act. ,.      ,,                S~$I&!:, The Center f?r Applied,.. .._.,,. :.
                                                                                                     %ir& USDA Graduate &zhool’s                                                             ......(’
                                                                                                                                                                                                 ..
Source: M~ag@&@ Cqq$+s.;                       F,i$u@l ManagemenUFMSflreasuj;.
                                               [2~2);@7-$--9560.                                     rraining,Center~.-:3”d~ys,~&s$mgtOn.                                                     . _:,:
Incdrporated. (703) 790--9595.                                                                                                                                                                  :
                                               2.d&-16 CPE hours. $310.                   ;          ;475: Qtfiers, S415.
2 days, $355.                                                                                        n 1997: National Capital Tra@ng                                                              ‘.’:
In 1997: CA (Jan). CO (Mai). DC area           Ih &7: DC (Feb. May, Sep).            : _,
                                                                                                     Zenter: ‘DC (Mar. Jul. Sep); Midwest                                                          ..
(Mar. Jun. Aug). IN (Augj, .OH (Junl.                                                                IfainingCenter: IL. @in). h@ (Jan.                                                             ’
                                               U..&. Government               Standard               lug).. Northeast Training Centei: MD                                                       .. :.
,FASB 95: Statement         of Cash            General Ledger                :                       Fe!). ,@utheasi Tratiing Center: GA
Flows                                          Federal agencyaccounting and exterfial                Api, Jun). Spuawest Training Center:                                                             ‘,
                                               reports: how to record transactions;:                 =A ($u$              :     ..
Reporting cash inflows and outflows.
assessingproblems, preparing                   U.S. Government Standard General
statements. (Includes FASB 102 and                                                                                                                                                                    _
                                                                                         .-
                                                   JFhfIP   Compendium       o/Courses        1997
                                                                         8
       Financial      Reporting                     1 day. 8 CPE hours. S310.                          GAO Standards:              Revised Yellow
                                                    In 1997: DC (Jan. Mar. Jun. 3~11).          I Book on Government
       CFO Reporting:                                                                             Auditing Standards Overview.
       Presentation and Dfsciosure                 Federal Financial         Statement            stgmficance. and examination of GAO
                                                                                                                                   ::,.
                                                   Analysts                   “’ ‘.               standards.
      Accounting and iinancial reportfng:                                                       1Source: MicroMash, (8001272-7277.
      stalements of fInanciaI position:            Statements. overview, performance
                                                   measures, and analytical techniques.           ext. 414 1. 8 hours. Computer diskettes.
      operations and changes in net position;
                                                   Source: Management Concepts, :                $126.                                                             .:*.:::.‘,
      andysis of financiaI statements.                                                                                                                             .::..
     +Source: Management ,Cdncepts.                Incorporated, (7031790-9595.                    !       ‘.                                                        .:...:.
                                                                                                                                                                    1.    .
                                                   3 days. $465.                                   Auditing                                                        ‘..‘.L
      Incorporated. 1,763).790:-9595* _                                                                                                             .;.               .:..
      3 days, $465.                                In 1997: DC area (Apr. Augl.                                                                                    ::: .-,.,
      In 1997: DC area [Feb; May,, Jul. Sep).
Ii                              ./          iFinancfaZ Accountfiig: Znbome
                                                                                                   The Audit Process: An ‘: ‘-..’                                  “::I:
                                                                                                                                                                   .. ..
                                                                                                   Introduction;for Non-Audftors’ -.                               ; ‘.
,;: Unlocking Key Reports                   IStatement and Ffr&ri~~Analysncirys,  fs
                                                                                                   Steps m auart pr&&Imse           Involved.
                                            1
    IntroducUon to fed&I iImu&.’ reports i: GAAP applicaUons; accounti&,                           and deliverables .froxn.l.he’audit efforts.
~~ ways Treasury and,OMB I&&, . :, ..:: 1:ecordmg, and ~f@nci,~ statement          .I,             Source: ,The Inspectors General Auditor.                : . :,::.
    information. Covers-SF 224/SF 1226.      ?reseritaUon of.f+u~c@I accounttng                    ,TraIning Institute. (763) 80kd4501.                      .’:.‘:::.
    SF 133. FMS Form 2108. SF 220-9:        transactfons.                       / (,               5 days, 40 CPEs. $60.0.                                    : ..,
    FACTS, and principal form and content s ;jource’z To&&ape,” (800) 87b787.7.                    In 1997: DC area..(JuIy-At@., “.                            :.
                                             10 CPE hours. Audio: 3 ksettes.,                                                                                     :
       statements.
       Source: The Center for Applied       ’     -I .&book. and quizzer.8129. Software:                                                                       .’ :.
      Financial Management/FMS/rreasury.,            itsk, textbook. and quizzer, 8129.            Introductary              Auditor Training                  .
       1202) 874-9560: .2 days, 16 CPE hours,     .Jcxira tiorkbooks and quizzers, $50.         Introduces entry-level auditors to                             ‘.: -...
f’    $310.                                                                                     concepts of auditing in the C&ice of                              . ..’
      In 1997: DC (May. Jun,~SepI.      .,.       l sovern’ment Auditing                        Inspector General coinmunity. Stresses Y.                   :j::.:.
                                ..-I  :                                                         team concept: Government~AudiU.ng ’ ”                       I ’ ..
                                                  23tandards: 1994 YelJowBoqk                   Standards.  Content presentation follows    .t                ,‘..’
.._                                               FlevIsions. major changes. existing             .I I
-..~- SF
       224:            i     fZ .’                                                              sequencing present in a typical audit.                        . . _:.:
                                                  S~iandards.   and use in auditing             Source: The inspectors General Auditor                      ‘....
                                                                                                                                                            ;,...,.:’
-: Statement        0fTransactfbns : ” :.         environment.           : :::,                 Training Institute. (703) 805-4501.       i                 ,:.:: ‘.a.:
                                                  siource: Totahspe. (800) 874-7877.                                                                        :...,..
                                                                                                                                                                 .:..
7 Purpose and preparation of SF 224:                                                            3 weeks, 100 CPE hours. $1,100.                                ;.;:
   reporting by agency location code and           12 @irs. 3 audio cassettes, textbook,        In 1997: DC area IFeb-Mar. Aug).                            ‘..A..’
   appropriation account fund or symbol.             nd quizzer.S199.‘Software, $1~99,.           >.‘. .i;                             .’                   .,. :..,..::
   Source: The Center for Applied                 ii :x?ra quizzer. $80.             ‘I
                                                                                                                                                            .T’.
                                                                                                                                                                                . .


  Financial ManagemenVFMSfIreasury,      -                                                         rntermediate              Auditing                                       :

                                                                                                                                                            . ... ..
                                                                                                                                                               _..
  (202) 874--9560.                                 C itandardsfor                                  Targets full-performance ievel. auditors;                   . ..-
                                                   b..                 Financial Audits           iLncludes auditor sEiills andtopics.
                                                                                                                                                                     ., . . -.‘..
  2 days, 16 CPE hours, $310.                                                                                                                               ‘. _’ :..:. .
  In 1997: (Mar. Apr. Jun. Jul).                   R:equtrements for each type of              ,I beyond scope of introductory     course.                      . . .-. : _

                                                  g’ovemment audit; Impact of. the 1988           ,                                                         ‘. . . . .,
                                                                                                   Source: The Inspectors General Audttor                  ..’          . ..

                                                   Giovem.ment AudiUng Standards (YelIov v       ' Training Institute. (703) 805-4501.: ,_,.,
                                                                                                                                                           ;‘:.::;-:.

      The SF 1219SF 1220‘ Course               .- B‘oak) revisions and the new AICPA              I
                                                                                                   5 days. 40 CPE. $600.
                                                                                                                                                             . .;:
                                                                                                                                                           ‘. ‘., .,
                                                                                                                                                              .. . .

      SF 12 19 Statement of Accountability        Sl Fc&rds:    adherence to standards:          i Ln 1997: DC area [Mar, Jun).
                                                                                                                                                               .. ..
                                                                                                                                                           . . .);..
                                                                                                                                                                    ..

      and SF 1220 Statement of Transactions          ubstaridard audits: and high quality              .
                                                                                                                                                            . . . ‘.‘.
                                                                                                                                                              _.....

     used by Non--Treasury Disbursing                wernment audits.                                                                                       .,.::.-..,
                                                                                                                                                             . . . . .



      Offices (NTDOs). Includessource                ource: USDA Graduate School Audit         1   Financial Auditing
                                                  T raining Institute. (2021 401-9401 or                                                                         .:
     documents SF 1219, SF 215. SF 5515.                                                       (  herview of auditing and accounttng                        Y’ ‘.
     and OPAC transactions.                       (EKjO) 326~-7813.2 days, 16 CPE hours, .     e  standards: phases of audit.’   .                          ,.,:’ .,.‘,‘:
     Source: The Center for’Applied               S 315.                                        f source: .The Inspectors General Auditor                  .,..;‘..1....
                                                                                                                                                           ‘.._
     Financial M&igement(FMS/rreasury,            Ir t 1997: CAtJan). DC (Mar. Aug). GA.       r
                                                                                                   lhining      Institute,    (7031805-4501.              0 .;
     (202) 874-9560.                              ILhull.                                       L days, 32 CPE hours, $500.                               ‘.,. ‘,‘--.
                                                                                                                                                                    .. . .
                                                                                               4
     2 days, 16 CPE hours, $310.                                                               I n 1997: DC area (Jan, Junl.
     In 1997: DC (Jan. Jun).                         rorkfng with the Revtied,
                           .; ,. 2,,.                Mow Book on Government
     Reconciling D f$eren&          5’      !: ! j# &&f&g Stan&r&             I’- I’ I”*  ..
                                                                                                   nspector General Act professional                         .:.
                                                                                                                                                                _‘. :.
                                                                                                                                                                            :

     Agency s SF ,224 Statement of                D iscussion of standards. Government             :ducaUon requirements: performance                       .:...:.
                                                                                                                                                             .         .:
     Transactions and SF 6652 St&ement of         01 :ga&zations: government funds                 md review of audits of federal %programs                          ,‘:
                                                                                                                                                                   :
     Difference; .matching of control totals of   re:‘ceived by nongovernment       :              )r operations.                                                         .

     agency reports vs. deposit and Treasury         -ganIz&ons. Relationships of                  source: Inspectors General Auditor .’                                    ..
     s disbursement. totals.                         ivernment auditing standards and              rraming InsUtute. (703) 805-450 i .
     Source: The Center for Applied               Aj[CPA auditing standards. I                     L days. 32 CPEs. 8500:
     Financial ManagemenWFMQTreasury,             SC,urce: AICPA. (800) 862-4272.                  n 1997: DC area (Feb. Jul).                                     . . ,.         ‘_
     (202) 874-9560.                              8 hours. Text, $99.                                                                                                       .. _.
                                                                                                                                                           :                  ..
                                                     JFMP   Compendium     OJ Courses 1997
                                                                       9
                                                                                                     ,i                              .-        Y

Use of Independent Public                                systems. and employee and maiagcmcn                     (800) 326--78 13. 5 days, 40 CPE hours.
Accountants for Auditing                                 fraud.                                                  s505.
 Contracting out for audlt senlces.                      Source: USDA Graduate School, (202)                     In j-997: CA (Mar). DC (Feb. Apr. Jun.
 Source: Inspectors General Auditor                      720-7 123. Correspondence. 13 lessons,                  Sep):HI (Jul). MO (Aug). NJ (&in). OH
 Training Insti!ute. (703) 805-450 1.                    3 credits. $303.                                        (May).
                                                                                                                      1               -*‘.’
 3 days. 24 CPEs, $400.
 In 1997: DC area (Jul).                                 lntkrnal Auditing II: Advanced                          Single Audit (~&$CircuIars      A--
                                                         Aspects of Internal                                     133:and A-128)    _.,      .:.,                       ‘:. ‘1:.
                                                                                                                                                                            ..
Compliance Auditing                     and         ,,   Auditing and Administration of the                      Sin&e Audit Act requiretients-&d’ -‘L                  “:
Questioned Costs                                         Internal Audit Function Computer                        auditing standards for cpnducting sin&                .’
Audits covering compliance ,%$ laws                      assisted auditing and operations                        audits: statutes: interiiai ~o&.+ols &d !
and regulatio~~~.@ecUr$$ grant and              j        re~t%rch, audit rep$$.s.:aud!t            :.            compliance: working papers and
contract programsi-focus      oii &owab&l!tj             stir&aries.,and     acti@tyw~eports,         -.-        repo’~yz.
of costs in goverrim&i’@r&ment.&,         n&i-           establishing~tli&i&nkl       atidit function,           Source: USDA Grad&e &hooi Audit                      .I::.
compliance nildirig?..‘iesolutidns;    ;in’a,‘,-’        preparifig long-rti&iiidit       .sched$zs              Tiziining iix&itbt~,~(202144.1-9461 or                :
fo**owups~ _:.‘: :       ,..     : ‘” :.:z. ::           and controlling audit projed$ @jty                      i860) 326-7813. 2. day& l-F~CpE,$ours.                ..o’
Source: USDA-Gradualt&Sc&ol           Ahdit              control. relationship& with extiSmal ~                  $315..                                               y:;..
Training Institute, (202) 401-9401 or                    auditors’and audit oversight copunittees,.              13’ly$7: DC [Jan, J& Sep)b ‘{                       :!: ..,.
                                                         axid Standards ‘ior the’-professional                                        :    :. 3
(800) 326-7813. 2 days, 16:tirediis CPE                                                                                                                                   ,:
hours. $3 15.                                            Practice of Internsll Atiditing. -1        I--
                                                         Source: USDA-Graduate.Scho&‘(202)                ’      Audi;Follow--Up           I+:, -:.-     -’       ‘. ,:,,.
In 1997: MO (JF),.NJ       IJ+), OH (Apr).
                                                         720-:7 123. Corre@ond&nde~ .1’S lessons;                F&ix+ government polic’ies’~at-~~~quP,quire “:.”
                    2..    ...I:   -:    _.              3 credits. $303 or $243 if followlng”’ -’               agencies,to follow up titi audit ‘reports:        ::’
Communicating Materiat.: :. -.Iz                         Internal Auditing 1.                                    follow--ups and resolution: how to
Noncompliance and -Inte.rnal                                                               :. . .                condut$ an audit: how’to appeal
Control Weaknesses.          ..                                                                                  procedures affecting final audit
                                                         9udits of Statgland L&z&                                dei&m@ations.
OMB Circular &133:,case studies.                         fov,qnments                                      :      Source: USDA Graduate School Audit             1 .: I,
Source: AICPA; (800) 8624272.       ’
8 hours. 2 videotapes and workbook.                      3urrent rules on perfoiming aridits.                    Tr~ing’InsUtuie,1202)      4.91-9401 ,or-         ..’
                                                         source: Totaltape, (800) 874-7877.                      (800) 326-7813.2 days, ‘i6,,..l.
                                                                                                                                                CPE hours.         ‘,‘.
8129. Additional workbook:884.                                                                                .. 5315.             i”.i                             ..: .
                     _:                                  ; hours.                                                                                                     ‘.’
                                                                                                                                                                   --:...y:
                                                         3 audio cassettes. \ILdrkbook. and’                     I+ 19.9%DC (A@. =             1.                  _..
                                                                                                                          i                                           “‘,
Internal Control Reviews                      in-        @zzer. $129. Software dish (Window+                                                      :                   ..I:
                                                                                                                                                               _:: ‘,.‘.:
Financial Audits                                         extboqk, and quizzer, $129. Extra                                                               ,” .,     ,Y.‘:“,
Requirements of CFO Acf; d&i.roi                         pizieis. $50.
environment; Saf&gu&rding asset&: and                                          I..




compliance with laws and                                 9uditkof State and Local-                             .                     _.                              ::i...
regulations.                                                                                                                                                            .. .
                                                         Sovernmental Units                           -.      . Managkment Control
Source: USDA Graduate Schoo!.                                                                                    ReviewslGPRA. GAO. and OMB.                          ,‘/..ib
government Audit Training Institute,                     ntroduction to.AICPA”s guide: -single                   pro’c;ess&                 .:--                      . . : .;
                                                         audit conqpt: potential areas of Co&em.                                                                     .: ‘...,
(202) 401-9401 or (800) 326-78‘13.                                                                                                                                     ::
2 days, 16 CPE hours. $315.                              source: MicroMash, .(800) 272-7277.                     [nt$&a&g GPRA. GAO, and OMB                           ‘.’
In 1997: CA (Jan). DC (Mar, Aug), GA                     xt. 4141.8 hours. Computer diskettes.’                  require.+nts; using reviews toward                  ,;)-:.,
(Jun).                                                   5120.                                                   achievipgbrganizatitin goalsand                       .,-.:.
                                                                                                                 ob’jectives:selecting, using, &d
                                                                                                                 evaluating controls.
Evaluating and Reporting on                              lqditing the,FederaL                  .                 Source5 USDA Graduate S+dol,                      ,’ ..‘.::.::
Management Control Systems                               b&-acting    Process                                    Natiofial Capital Tra.inini:cer$er. (292). .f            1
Internal controls: acCotitabili&s;     case              jolicitation, a&d. and administration                   401-9194. 3 days, 1.8 CEU:8495.”
study.                                                   chases of contract activities.                          ln 1997: DC (Feb. May, A@.
Source: USDA Graduate School,                            jotice: The Inspectors General Auditor                                                                       ‘..,:
correspondence. (202) 720-7123.                          rratning Institute. (703! 805450 1.        Management Accountability and Control                             :;. f:
6 lessons, 1 semester credit-.S.200..:-    -_            l.+ys.; 16 CPEs, $330.                     (OM& Circular A- 123) Implementation of                           .;.;
                 ,.’                                     n 1997::TjC area (Jan, Julj.,: ..,     ~,~
                                ---.
Internal Auditing I:- Elementary                                                                    ‘: c~ir$u~~,%-l23: asses&i mtiagement                                ‘.
Aspects of Intern@                                       Contract Auditing                             controls in cori~pl& government systems.                           I,
Auditing Internal auditing; systems of                   iole of the contract auditor in the     .-    Source: USDA Graduate School-Audit :
internal controls: performing,    ‘,                     ‘ederal procurement process:                  Tr++g Institute.‘(202) 401-9401 br
preliminary audit surveys, audit                         xquisition regulations, cost accotinting      (809)Y3g6--7813. 2 days, 16 CPE.houis. .-                         .’
                                                         standards: and contract cost accounting       $315..                  _;
programs. field work, and deficiency
reviews; auditor s working papers,                       xinciples ‘and theory.                        In 1997: CA (Feb. Jul), &(Jan. Apr.
statistical sampling, audits of computer                 source: USDA Graduate School Aridit.          Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep). FL (Jun), GA (Aug),.                        : _’
                                                         IYaining Institute. (202) 401-9401 or         IL (May), MO (Mar). TX (Sep). WA [May).                           :.

                                                            JF-MIP Compendium             0J Courses 1997
                                                                                     10
             The Integrity Act: Conducting                                           Fraud Auditing:                                Auditing the Information                                       [
             Management                                                              Theory and ,$@ca,tion                          Systems Development Process                       :
      Control Reviews Rcqulremcnts. risk                                             Auditor responsibilities: roles in             Sourtie: USDA Graduate School~Audlt
      assessmems. conduct of rcvicws.                                                financ’ial and contract fraud         r        Training lnstltute. 1202) 401-9401 or
      reports. and prevention of adverse                                             invcstigatlons:. U.S. statutes ,that impac;    (800) 326-7813.3     days. 24 CPE hours.                       I
                                      I                                                                              (1~                                                                           i,
      pracIices.   ”   ;                                                             on’fraud.       . -                            $390.
      Source: Management Concepts,                                                   Source: The Inspectors General Auditc          In 1997: DC (Mar).                                          .’ [
I     Incorporated. (703) 790-9595.                                                                                                                                                           :... .
                                                                                     TrrainmgInstitute. (703) 805-4501.                                         ,.
_1-.. 3 days. $465.          ; ,:. L.                                                5 days, 40 CPE hours. $600.
‘l;   In 1997: CA (Jun). CO (Apr). DC area                                           In 1997: DC area (Feb. May, Sep).             Introduction to Information                                :‘[‘,
                                                                                                                                   Systems-Auditing      i;..                                 ....:..
F     (Feb. Apr. Jul, Sep), IN.(Mar). NM’IApr)                          *                                                                                                                 :
      OH (Augl. TX (J+; NC&).           j                                                                            _ it ;* -.    .+p+$ach to au&ui,i &cems                    ,::
t                             ::I                                                    Fraud Prevent&i:aiid.Dtitectior
 .I                                                                                                   j 8, ._i .I .-.              development, individual applications,” ‘,j‘..,,.’          y”‘:’
                               -   ,I.’   A,   .,         ,.;:    ,‘.
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                                                                                  F&d laws; prevention: detection: ,a.             and dais center operaU&s. Ii “’
:C-.- Understand,iGg Private Sector :                                       !j
                                                                                  computer fraud.      .., . ”                     S+&       “SD;ai<&a&,ate S&,o,“.&,t.     ‘.        :
2:~ Financial Statemeizts ,%,:I’ //,(
e.                                                  ,>”          . .              Sour&e: Tot&ape; (800) 874-7877.                 Trait&g InsUtute. (!+2) $Ol’-&Sl or ”
              interpreting private sector finaix?ial’- ’                          8 hours. Disk, workbook, and quizzer             (8OO)~$Z6-78J3.3    days,:$396.’ -1’.‘.       j’ ,
             operations sIatemenIssubmitted as                                   I(specify DOS/Windows). S99.$ExIra                In’ 1997: CA (Junl; DC (Mar, Aug). GA
             required by regulation. IaxaUon.                                     workbook and quizzer, $50.                       [Jul). HI (Sep), MO (May). NJ (A@). OH
             purchases. loan requests. contracts. and1                                                                             [Jan).
             salesIransactions.                                                                                                                     ,,;s: ‘f   .,.   :.   .,!
             Source: ManagementConcepts,                  Computer Fraud:                  .,
             Incorporated. (703) 790-9595.                Prevention    and   Detection                                            information Rtkources
             3 days. $465.                                4udit techniques: fraud prevention                                       Manhgement: Executiue
             In 1997: DC area (Apr. Jul).                meIhod;s:insider and,outsider threats:                                    Orientation
     b                                                   investigating and-documenting.                                            Ten& of informalion‘management: how
                                                         Source: USDA Graduate School Audit                                        they&pply IOfed&l orgai&tions:
     r      Internal Controlsfor Auditors                Training InsUIuIe. (202) 401-9401 .or                                     I.thst ti~ecudng and.tikiids;. Ghjj
     ?I:    and Managers: Eualuation                     (8001326-78    13. 2 days. 16 CPE hours                                   Circu~arAm130. ‘: :, “’ ‘:-‘a ’
     ;y     Questionnaires, flow charts, matrix          $3 15.                                                                    Source: USDA Graduate Schoo);’          ‘.
      17
     ,/,A   analysis: manual and au_tomaIed              In 1997: CA (Jun). DC (Jan, Apr. Jul.                                     National Capital Training Center. (202)
      z
     Ati    methods;                  ”                  Sep). HI (Sep).                                                           401-9194. 1 day, 0.6 CEU hours, $195.
     i      Source: MicroMash, (800) 272-7277.                                                                                     in 1997: DC (May).
            ext. 4141.
            8 hours. CompuIer diskettes. $120.           Contract and Procurement
                                                                                 Fraud                                             StrategicJnformation Resources
                                                                                 Legalelementsof contract fraud: fraud             Management Planning
            Internal Controls for Auditors                                       in the pre-solicitation. solicitation, and        Planning paradigm that integrates
            and Managers: Theory                                                 :ontract performance/administration               strategic.lRM. technical, and operational
            Principles of internal controls, design                              phases:materials and labor cost                   planning: review of OMB. GAO, and GSA
            methodologies, classification of controls,                           nischarging. defective pricing, product           initiatives   for IFW.
            and Ibe interactive nature of control                                ;ubstiIution. and corruption.                     Source: USDA Graduate School,
            systems.                                                             source: The Inspectors General Auditor            National Capital Training Center, (202)
            Source: MicroMash. (800) 272-7277.                                   Training Institute. (703) 805-4501.               401-9 194. 3 days. 1.8 CEU hours,
            ext. 4141. 8 hours. Computer diskettes.                              1 days, $330.                                     3395.
            $120.                                                                .n 1997: DC area (Jan, May, Sep).                 In 1997: DC (Jan, Apr. Aug).

            Prevention and Detection of Fraud                                    Financial         Management
            Errors, irregularities, and illegal acts;                            Systems                                           Emerging Information
            elements and types of fraud: standards                                                                                 rechnology Empowering
            for audit work: detection techniques:                                                                                  Decision Makers
            auditors/investigators.                                              Tvaluating       Automated       Financia          decision-making process, tools and
            Source: USDA Graduate School Audit                                   systems                                            issistive processes,applications.
            Training Institute. (202) 40 l--940 1 or                              Wablishment of financial system goals,            source: USDA Graduate School,
            (800) 326-7813.3 days, 24 CPE hours.                                  :valuation of system solutions, systems           Vational Capital Training Center, (202)
            s390.                                                                 ssues.                                            101--9194. 3 days, 1.8 CEU hours,
            In 1997: CA (Jul), DC (Jan, Apr. Jun.                                Source: Management Concepts,                      $395.
            Sep). FL (Jun). GA (Aug), IL (May). MO                               (ncorporated. (703) 790-9595.3. $465              In 1997: DC (Apr. Aug).
            (Mar), TX (Sep):                                                     [n 1997: DC area (May, Aug).
                                                                                                                                   Assessing the Reliability of
                                                                                                                                   Computer--Processed Data
                                                                                                                                   Reliability of data tests, basic controls.
                                                                                                                                   Source: USDA Graduate School

                                                                                       JFMIP Compendium ofCourses      1997
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 Govcrnmcnt Audit .TraininR.Iristitutc.                   Ctiurses are ronducted’tii NFC. N&                                           ‘C&u-ses in Electronfc Recdrds -” -”
 (202) 401.-9401 or i--800).326.-78!3.,:                  Orleans. LA: at a shared access,oflIcein                                   I Manaaemerit            ’ j’     i ’ -.‘~
                                                                                                                                                                     -_:
 days, 24 hours CPE. 5390.                                Washington. DC; and,.asarranged at
 In 1997: CO (Ja$;DC (Feb. Miy. Jul).                                                                                                -C&rses conducted by ‘the ‘&t~onaJ
                                                          user.sites.. Contact USDA. National
 GA (Mar), %I0 (Apr). NJ (Sep).                           Finance,Center, P.O. Box 60000. New                                        $?hives and RecordsAdml&&a~~on
                                                                                                                                     (ye)     include DIspost~Io~of                                                                        ’
                                 . ;’ ; :,                Orleans.LA 70160.. Telephone,(504)
                                                                                                                                     Electronic
                                                                                                                                      .          Records:.(+-day. $280; N&                                                                               _,
                                                          255-5230.      .1.
Auditing in a Client Server                                                                                                          95;:Mar. Jun. AUR96) tid Electronic                                                                                  :
Environment,       ._ e. .. ;,. i i
 Networked systemsauditingxomputer
and communications technology:
                           -:.   au$t :,
approaches.
Source: USDA &&ate       Schoo;‘~ ,’ ::
Governrnen~~~~.~ft,.~~ii~~~I~~~~~~~,~.,
(202) 401~-9+Ol/_.
                .qr L@p) Q26??8l3.
2 days, 16 hours CPE; $315; ” L
In 1997: CQ.(Jan).“DC (Feb. May, J&’     (9,. @j7:                      DC (Mar. Au@::     -.                    ‘.                                              :’             ..i.!                  I-’
MO (Apr). NJ (Seb).                          : :                                   .‘. :,.                                                                                                                    .I                                          ,,_
                                                                                                                                                    : ..:/ .;-
                                                          EZ&trdnic Records
                                                          EZ&trtinic                                                                                                                                                                               ..-. ~
Ib;ge$      Finance Center (USDA)                                                               (., .,.                                            :.
                                                          issue?related to electronic      ‘;.                                                                                                                                    _,             ‘.
                    ., .‘.., ‘.                           recoidkeeptng.         Y                                                                                                                                     ._                         .,!
The NFC managesthe federal-                                                                                                                                                                                                                    ’     ‘.
                                                          Sourtie:!USDA graduate School,        : . .+zi
government s Thrift Savings Plan                          Vatioxial Capita) Training Center, (202) : :-i‘                                               i                                                    ,i
System. !t @soslcpces d~pa$.pmts                          iO179194. 2.days. 1.2.CEU.hours.::       ,.,. ; :                                    :
and agencieswith p+~oll/per~onnei:
financial inform~~itidri:.aa~isir,~tive .L
(travel, purchasing): an’dproperty ;:
managementinfornqtion     _.I sy+zm$.
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                                                                JFMIP   Compendium           o/Couries                1997
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      Part 3:                                         In 1997: DC ;m.?       (Jan. Mar. Jun. Aug).    (303) 969--5800. 40 hours in stx months
                                                                                                      time. 3.2 CEUs.,$200. Open enrollment.
      Other Appropriate                                                                                                             ‘..’

      Education                                  , Financial Managementfor
                                                   Program hfanagers                                  The Integrity Act: Overvtewfor
                                                          Obiatning best value from public            Program
      On--Line Information                                resources; financial and operational         Managers Basic requirements and intent
       Introduction to On--Line         ’                 data: cost-eiTectivecontrols:                of the Act: identUjbg,risks and control
ru                                                                                                                                                                  .:ij: is
       Communication On--line education                   accountability roles in financial            techniques: control systems:                                 ,:. .
i ._. format requires access to computer wit1 h’ management.                                           reporting and followup.                                       : ,.
       modem and commware, Covers basics                  Source: Management~Concepts.                Source::ManagementConcepts,                                   .:::t
5
$-     of on--line uses: exchanging ASCII                 Incorporated. (703) 790-9595.       ’       Incorpoiated. (703) 790--9595.:,b;       :                       -.I. ‘,
“-     messages: accessing of Bulletin Board              3 days, $895.                               ,l day.’ $185.                                                :.:-. I
P.     Systems.                                           In 1997: CO (Marl. DC area (Feb. Apr.       In 1997: CA (Junl. CG (Apr). DC area
k                                                                                                                                                                   .::”. ’(
._. , Source: USDA Graduate&&&.               (2021’      Jul. Sepl. GA (Junl. TX (May).              (Feb. Apr. Jull. IN (Marl. NM (Aprl. OH
;I.                                                                                                                                                                 .:..
r”l.” 720-7 123.2 semester credits. $160.                                                             (AugI, TX (Jan).                                              t’ .’.. i
      Correspondence; 10 lessons.           .
                                                        IStrategic Qu,~li~~,~la~rzing,
                                                                           .’                                                                          .,        “.., ..
                                                   ‘.   (\Strategic planning related to Presider&     F’iianbial        ‘bid Program &$ysis~                ;:: ‘.‘:,:.
      The Inte&et:Mahe Simple                          1&ud for Quality. Goverfimept                  Modeling. interprLation of results,   .:.: .,:               :‘:i.
      How use can aid work and learning;               1Peiform@ce aild Results &bt 6f 199&,          computer-assisted modeling techniques.                       :‘:.
                                                                                                                                                                    ‘.:: ..
      Conducted on--line.                             ‘;andrelated developmemofa quality ‘.           presenttng results..
      Source: USDA Graduate School, (202)              (x3lfure~within an organtzatioii.              Source: ManagementConcepts. Inc.,      ’                      :‘(’
      720-7123. Contact Internet                       !j&ice: General Services                       (703).79,0--9595. 3 days, $510.          _                        :.’
      grad.usda.gov or                          .’    1Mministration. DC and.federaI offices          In 1997::DC area (Jan. Feb.Apr. Jun. Y                              1
i     http://grad.usda.gov/corres/corpro.html          (703 j 663--32 16: (800) 489-7824.             Jul. Aug, Sep).
      3 semester credits. $250.                       I3:days. Available as an on-site course.
                                                                                                                                              _‘.                    :
:;                                                                                                    Feesfor Services                           \..,:._          ... ::
..   The Internet and the Financial                  ;strategic Planning:            GPRA and         &ket analysis for services, estimating                         :j.
     Professional       ,::   ”                       VPl$Bci.sed                                     revenue, costing techniques.                                 ‘.:‘.::
:    Access; locating iinanciaI information:          dission statements, goals, priorities,”         Source: ManagementConcepts,         ,: :                     rj:j”
P’   performance measurement;~other data.             ~esource,allocation,,actionplans,               Worporated. (7031 790-9595.         :: I                     ;: :..’
                                                                                                                                                                         1.
                                                                                                                                                                   :;.’: :
     Source: Management Concepts,                     nission-effectiveness,analysis,                 2 rpjs.   $355.    : ;:   :
     Incorporated, (7031790-9595.                     nilestones and-evaluation.                      ht 199~7:                                                         :
                                                                                                               . :(DC area(Mar, Jul):                              ‘,‘.,‘;
                                                                                                                                                                    :.,.
     1 day,S195.             .        /    .’         source: USDA Graduate School,                    i!/, /.                                                       ,‘, .
     In 1997: DC area (Feb. May, Augl.                                                                                                                                .
                                                                                                                                                                  .:...:.
                                                      Jational Capital Training~Center; (2021
                                        ,.            COl,-9I94 or (7031312-7300.3 days,              Auditing Performance          and                             .. :
                                                                                                                                                                   .,..
                                                                                                      Results                          ,’i                         :...‘.‘.
                                                      ..8’CEU..$495.                                                                                              .,:;7.’
     Online Information-Getting                       n 1997: DC (Feb. Apr. Jul, Sep).                Legislativerequirements. organizatton                       :....,.
     Wired on the InfoBahn                                                                                                                                         :::....
                                                                                                      nission; performance aspects to                             :‘.‘;:,
     Availability: scope: use for needs: major                                                        neasure. criteria andmethods:                                  :..
     online suppliers: how to create a search        I ntidduction  to       Program Design           >enchmarks. improvements.                                     _.‘.:’
                                                    .cind Evaluation
     strategy and evaluate the success.of                                                             Source: USDA Graduate School Audit
     online research efforts. ‘.                                                                                                                                  ::.‘:’
                                                                                                                                                                     .: ‘.
                                                     EZvaluation elements, research’design,           l+i@ng Institute, (2021401-9401 or                           .‘.
     Source: USDA Graduate School.                   dlata gathering. data interpretation, costi       8001326-7813. Available by contract.                       . :., :
     National Capital Training Center. (202)         and benefits.                                                                                                ,... .:‘.I.
     401-9194 or (703) 312-7300.2,days.              5iource: USDA Graduate Schools                                                                                ..‘.
     1.2 CEU, $325.                                  -I‘raining Centers. 5 days. 3.0 CEU.
     In 1997: DC (Jan, Jun).                         Vvashfngton. $675; Other, $545.                  Conducting Performance               Audits                  :-I::.
                                                     IIn 1997: National Capital Center: DC            iow to conduct a performance audit in                         ,‘. :
                                                     (IMar. Jun. Sepl. Southeast Training             accordancewith the government
     Program         Management                                                                                                                                     .;;.
                                                     CZenter: GA (Augl.                               tuditing standards.                                         ‘... -
                                                                                                                                                                  ‘,. ,:
                                                                                                      Source: USDA Graduate School Audit
                                                                                                      lYaining Institute,, (2021 40 l-9461, or ,;                    .’
     Competitive      Approaches       in           I-‘rogram     PlanniFg an$,Q$ys~.
     Government                                                                                        809) 32$-78,&3. -Ayailable .by:contract*- I                 ” i.’
                                                     iovernment programs: ‘stepsoi:program                                                                         ‘.
     .High-quality and cost-effective                planningand analysis: analysis of
     government: competition. how it can             lternatives to meet programgoals          Federal Budgeting for Non--
     improve the performance of government           onsidering cost, effectiveness,and othe. 3udget Personnel
     and its agencies, how programs can be           actors: implementation of program         3asicbudget-estimating- knowledge and
     implemented: financial concepts:                iecisions;           r- ,-                ikills for preparing appropriated or
     markets: services to the public.                source: USDA Graduate School’s           revolvtngfund budgets.
     Source: Management Concepts,                    Uational Independent Study Center,
     Incorporated, (703) 790-9595.
     3 days. $895.

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    Source: USDA Craduate School’s ::: I -’                              Accobnting for Non--Accountants                                                 Fundqmcntals @Conduct,ing                                          ..:,
    Training Centers. 3 days. Washington.                                 Tcrms.~conccpts:principlcs:and -‘-. ‘.                                         &-formancc  Aud-ilk       I, ..,
    S-175: Others 84 1.5.                                                 standards: accounting process: basic :                                         Cqndurt of program survq. iIcld-w&k.‘
    In 1997: Natlo& Capiial Center: DC ---’                               accounting cycle.                4. !                                          atf$,preparation of findings: GAO
    (Jan. Apr. Jul. Sepl. Northeast Training                              Source: USDA ,@acju&e’School%._                                                +anc$rds: other rcquiremtnts;~ i- I._.: “-
    Center: MA (Sep). PA-[Jan).         “--     ‘-                        ‘h.ning Cent&. 2 day&! 1.2 @U;‘$?g55;                                          Source: Mamagemcnt,Concepts. -, :
    Southeast Training Center:-F;L;.(Apr)rGP                              In’ r$97: National Capita;lCer&r:.DC                                           lncorpprated. (703) 790:-9595.
    (Apr. Junl. Midwest Training Center-:-IL                              (Jan. Apr. Jul). North’&$iTt&niiig    : _,                                    3 chys.s4fi5.~                ‘;   ;-)   .- -    -;, ; _ :‘::’          ‘.
    (Jan), MO (Mar. May). Southwest:        f                             C&i&r: ,PA (Jun. Aug). Sot$east _,:-I,                                        In .-A-99?:DC:wea .War. JII~I,,..1)
                                                                                                                                                                                          jz,..!:               ._ +‘..:.      ,::’
   -Training Center: COIMarl; LA;(Aug). -Nh;                             %&iing Center: GA &l~~),~~~~~Feb).,.
    (Apr). TX (Jul). We&i-n Ttiaiiiirig       ..:.I,..                    &h&t      Training Cent&:li (Maii. M,?                          ..
    Center: CA (Feb. Sep). WA (Jul).            :.                        Cl$$ji.Atig). %u~yest~:~~p+g r++ri..
                 :.:.’ .....j .-’ \ ::        : */.
                                                                         COf(&i). Wkiieiii’Tx@+g Cenley:,Cfi
   Program +.i;&             &.i’tiv&bn                                  !Juh,. W+.(Marl.             i
   Methods
  Audit methods-for condut%cg, imp@ i I
  evaiuation; &$i&.ogm ..&‘h;project ‘-, .--
  results: concepts and .terminology.      :
  Source: USDA%..Giaduat&    SchoolL.:- :
~ Government Audit Tratnfng Institute.. “-1‘
  (202) 401~-9401’or l-.800) 326-~7813.
  2 days, 16 CPE hours;-$315. -’        ‘:--
   In   1997:   DC   Feb.   Juh,    Jd).      .?;   .:;   ---‘.‘.

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   Strategic Planning:                     GPRA.;.,/.and
   NPRBased                                   I,.      , -. . A&&sing                  Fi?yncial :&{ated                < 3                                     ,.        I

                                                                                                      ’                                       i

   Goals, objec,t.iiies;-‘gllticaticin
                                     of L I.-                            A’dtitiikes
   resources, action plans; prioiities. and             ~~~e.~rnental .req$rements for con@01 B&ti&%zarl$~g               y-.,
                                                                                                                            .>:                   ,Jpproqch
                                                                                                                                                    _. ,,1. ..                   .,      .. ii ,,‘,;,.
I’ tiission effecuvenessanalyses.-             :-       of ~~~~,and’~elaf~d;sup~~~actir;i~es;                      Aspf+s of perform+ce subject to. L :                                  _ -:iI::,
                                                                                                                                          :
   Source: USDA Graduate-&hool.              ”          i;i&$ i$these actititie~,. ‘ii$&dk$,                       measurenient.            benchmar&.comp@sons.                            _“’,.y:::
                                                                                                                        ri ._
   National Capital Training Center, (202)                                                                 a&i best
                                                        c&npli&ice testing of kiini&r$&                                 -,_pyacucek..
                                                                                                                             ~-                         .- :,: .Y .,$i L- .:                    : :
                                                                                                                                                                                               I.:.
   401-9194. 3 days, 1.8.GEU: $4951’,;: .-r             &&$miiiig controls: .appli#ori ,bf. z,-J-I,Sour$e:*ljJSDAGraduate School Audit ”
   In 1997: DC (Feb. Apr. Jul. Sep).                    control tkchniques %kb x$speCt.io                          T+ining         InsUtute.:j,202)         401:-9401         or    ; :-     :  .‘Y::’
                           ;t~         _ ., 1           objictive~ soiiglit: tid formtil&i&                  ,: @QO)326-7813. 2 days. 16 CPE hours.
   Performance Measures:                                recomii+ndaUok foi.ne&ed                             :’
   Financial and.?rqgrqm                        :       improvements.
   Evaluation             I :...       -.._ _. G: Sr+g  Souke: USDA Grad&e &h&l Audit                                                                                                                                         ‘: ,.::
                                                                   Instttute. (202) 401-9401 or
   Measurement framework; measures..                    (8(TO) 326-7813.     4 days..;32CPE hours.’ &se&q                                Controls~.n ’                    r” ,1.I’.:. ~,:,,:I.:,
   analysis of financial performance;                   S45P.                                                      Perforniance                Apd@s’.                                          1,.
   evaluation of program perform&e.                     In 1997: CA (M&,-DC (May. Se;). TX,,                        Conduct of performance au& u&ng                                              :: ,’
   Source: Management Concepts,                         IA.ug): .’                                                 ~+?v+dge            of internal      controls.             L                ;:c’,
   Incorporated,.(703)- 79089595.2 days.                                 -J :                          ._.
                                                                                                                    F+zlaUonshipsof control wemesses to                                         :, r:.
   $355.                                                                                                           .fidtngs.                                .:;. ..,‘” :;                        ,..
   In 1997: CA (May). CO IAprL DC area                  Operational Auditing                                        Source: USDA Graduate School Audit ..                                      ,::‘!I’
   (Jan. Mar. Apr. 4.~1.Sepl.,GA,IM~), IN               CCinsiderationof l?it&&l Cd?&1 -in &                        ‘lk&inkg Institute, (202) 401~-94O!,:oy 7’                                    ., ‘:
   (Mar), OH (Jul).                                     Ftn~cial    Statement   Atidit   .CqSO        rep&t         (800)     326--7813.         2  days.     16   CPE     hours.               ..::..:
                     ~..i    -::                                                                                                                                                                     :.
                                                           uge.                                                     $315.:
                                                           &i&e: &CPA. (800;)862-4272?                              In 1997: CA (Apr), DC kJan,‘Mar; Jun. /:’                                  ,;;‘: -
   Managing Costsfor                                                                                                                                                                                ..
   Performance              : ‘_           .,          ,%xti   Si9.50  members:    $33      nonmeti&s               Aug),    MO       (May).
                                                                                                                                      .                                                          ‘..’.:.
                                                                                                                                                                                                       .
                                                                                                                                 ., i             .:: :,,-..rie,,:., :I...- .’ ,:‘:,.:::, -:;.y:
   Cost concepts:~a&f& Bljprbach’for-&%                                                                                                                                                  ; ,... i;,,.,)
   determinatioil:~lirikngieostS,~~~o~tIjiit~-~ Introductio$‘.                     :‘:    ‘- .-i:-
   and results.
                                                                            ._.
                                                                                                                                                                                                11,  j.
   Source: Management Concepts.               :                                                                                                                       -..-, -
                                                        Audit a&ignmen&,tech&~                  capabtlitik 5‘ Retirtgineering                            .. -A-                . .               . .‘.
   Incorporated. (703) 790--9595. 2 days.     “._       needed fqrzsucceS$fiii&z@ple%-nof ]‘ :.                       . ..>.-:
   s355.                                                performance au&s;          .-                                -r                    ,-’.,,,                                      .  .     ‘,,
   In 1997: Dd.area (Feb;      MAi;-Arg].--                                                                         Pr+$9:z           Improveme             +                          ‘- .”       u&g

                        :              .:, -,            Source:   USDA   Graduate     Schbol.        A&it
                                                                                       --,y. ;- --- --                                                           I
                                    .:            :..- ,.T++?ing Jnstttute, (2,~2).pn1--9401                      .or             _               I Statfitml                 Techniques


                                                       i (SO01326--7813.2 &ys, ,-____   1R CPE-hovrs.,
                                                                                                   . . .,-              ’
                                                                                                                     Deter&tntng          whether dr not’ a process .’ ’
                                                       ,$315.                                                     I needs improvement through a
                                                         In 1997: -CA (Apr). DC (Feb. Jun). GA                       quantitatke approach: pr&Ucal                                           -.
                                                         (Sepl. HI (May]. NJ (Jul). TX (Marl.                   .I   statistical       and  analytical       tools.
                                                                          i
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   Source:     USDA Graduate School Audit                                      Sour-cc:MaxnagcmentConcepts, Inc..                ~Sourer: USDA Graduate School.
   Training     IustItulc. (202) 40 l-940 1 or                                 (703) 790-9595.2 days. $365.                       National Capital Training Ccntcr. (202)
   (800) 326-27813: 3 days; 24’CPE hours.                                      In 1987: PC ,area(Jan, May,
   $390.                                                                                   _-          ,i:’ , Atag).
                                                                                                                  . .             401.:9194.,5days..3 CEU. S395.
                                                                                                    /;.                           1~ 1.997:DC (Feb. Aug).
   In 1997: DC (Feb). TX (Jul).                                                                                                                                        ,
                         ,s!                                                  berformance          Budgeting                                                     -’
                                                             Financial plans;~requirements.-. ‘.                                    Price Analysii                j       _’
  An Overview              of Rq$+Bas&d                                 ‘-
                                                             measurementof financial performance.                                   Price analysis: price--related decisions;
  Performance              Measurement                       fii%kial evaluation techniques.                                        price analysis when acquiring supplies                                        ‘,..
    Reinventing governm&k performance:: Source: ManagementConcepts, Inc.,                                                           or:services through sealedbiddingpr ‘-                            ; 5 .::?
    measurement systems and the purposes (703) 790-9595. i3 days, $465.                                                             negotiated procedures.                    :                                    :.
    they serve: steps in.develophig:‘audit ‘> In 1997: DC area (Jan. May, Aug).                                                    Source: USDA Graduate~School,[ ‘:i;.,                            .. .” .‘?
   objectives: general~auditsteps to take: :-                                                                    .: I
                                                                                                                                   Natisnal~.~cap!t~.~~~!;yli;;g       Center, (262) : .. ,.                          ‘Y
   develop appropriate findings-and j                                                                                              ‘401+9194. 5-d& 3 CEU,‘$395,                              : ,.z:-. “1;
   recommendatfons. :’                 ’ :’ ,/ zr1: :,      .&k&s        Reengineeringfor..                        _
   Source: USDA Graduate School,                            Au&tors.jL ‘. I .:: ,1( --: -~                                         !n,?1997: pC&q. ,Sq$
                                                                                                                                  .1                                     ,_ : . : _.                li          -,:I.‘.
                                                                                                                                                                                                             : ”:
                                                                                                                                               ,. ,i. ..i.
   NationahCapUa!TrainingQmter.. (202)~:F Processreengineering,prmciples;                                                    ,.
   401-91&l       ‘days,Or6CEU hot&;$195,                  &iditor’s possible.roles.: .’                                :          Cost @eneJt Ariai@siS?‘@tiri&Qp                                ’ ‘. ” ..:”
   In 1997: DC (Feb. May, Aug).                             Source: USDA ‘Graduate‘SchoolAudit                                    Using,qua&&            e&&&&for               ‘I’?:I.--’ ^.                   :‘i;;::
                                    _’
                                         ,:-
                                               ,   ,i-  : Training Institute, (202) 401-9401 or
                                                         :?
                                                              .-.   i                                                             economic decisions~~t<         obt&,‘the]b.est ” ‘, _:.,..                       :_,
                                                            (800) 326-7813. 2 days, 16 CPE hours. return on resources.invested:: -.                                               .,:.: :   ,                     ::.‘..
   Performance Metitiri’etietik’.~                                                                                                                                                                               :
   Goals, Objectivesand                Piograms .-j-,’ $315Iii 1997: CA (Jun). DC (Aug). TX (Apr).
                                                                                                                                  Source: USDA Grad&& Schooi’s’ +,
                                                                                                                                  Training Centers. 3 days. 1.8 CEU. $4 15.                                         ::_
   Performance measurementpro&: as                                          :       .     ,. :
                                                                                                  L,        ”
                                                                                                           c :;’
                                                                                                                   ,.,:c;
                                                                                                                     .,.,         (n 1997: Northeast Training Center: PA
   related to goals and.mission! .’ -                                                                                             [Jun). Southeast Training Centeri GA                                            “,.
  prioritizing: ~tiacki.ng~,clarificationof                ReenGineering in the Public
                                                           &c@                  ., -,., ,:,. -7 .,                                [May).   Southwest    Training        Center:   CO.
  0rganizationa.l .effectiveness; : -.‘.                                                                                          :Jtm). NM (Au&: TX.(Apr). .-.,!. .:. :-..                     .                ,.:,::
  Source: USDA Graduaie&hool. : ..- :                      ~~~j;ii~menrs,‘r~~a~o~~~~p~~‘~~~~place                                                      -:,;              L _,       ..-i ,.                      .’...,
  National Capital TrainingCenter. (202)                   zjssessmerits;strategies, barriers:                                :
  401-9194.2 days, 1.2 CEU hours, $395. additional assistanceto ‘carry out .a” .                                                  Cost. Principles A@plicabl& to                                    .-: .,-. .:
  In 1997: DC (Feb. Apr; Jul).                             reengtneerhg &-fofi*. i :,-;                                      -‘, %ntrc@ts and Grants. with
                                                      .- Source:’USDA Graduate Schod’s                                            kate’and Local Goverrimknts’(GiB~ ,:_,,,,i- .~~~;,~;~~~.
                         ,” r.:     ‘,
                              r .,              _,

                                                           Training Centers.2&11;l.2 CEU. $325.                                   :&&I&. &fJj^j”&~          -&,,l&         A187;’                              .:.:,:.I.
 Pkrformance Ma&geti&&~’                                   @ ! 997: Nationakapi&l Training                                         ociil .qd state-wide cost allocation                                       I....  ‘.’
 Eflciency, QuaZity, Timeliness . Center: DC (Feb, May, Jul. Sep).                                                                                                                            ,‘;,-I       ;-  :..,...’
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     :’
                                                                                                                                  d+k. departmental ‘mdiieci”cost and                                            .;.
 Measures relevant to programs riiiii :                    Northeast Training Center: PA’(Feb:,:                                  xopo,saIs. and cost allocation plans:                                ’ ’ :‘;.‘y.
 services; efficiency ‘using’unit cosis; ’ ?               @n):S&lieast Training Centerf GA”                                      %lBCircular A-128.                                                                :
 productivity indice ‘mcthodolo& costs o !Apr)VA- (Jul!, Southwest Training --                                                    source:   USDA    GraduateSchool           .Audit           ’    ‘-         .:.:.:.
 quality.                                          .’                                                                                                                                                          i’::y:
                                                           %yt@ AZ (iiin)l CO (Ivlayl. LA (Jui):                                  rrai+igInsutute. (2p2),40i194ql 05 ,,_
 Source: USDA Graduate School Audit                        NM (Jyn). TX (Aug). Western Training                                   8001 32.6--78.!3...2 days-       ..lS
                                                                                                                                                               _.>?-.,/  CPEhours.                   ...-:    ~~:~.~:i;
 Training Institute,(202) 401-9401 ‘or                     Center:   <:CA (Mar, Jul).                                             i315.                                                                      . ,:...:
 (800) 32’6--78iS,3,days.-24 CPE’hours..                                   ___r ‘3.’ : .-,     .-    .: -,
                                                                                                              ,-.                 n   1997::CA’(J&),     DC&l;,          CA;&,),;,.,         ;;’             -‘;‘;>:
                                                                  ;.:      ‘.
 $390.                                                                                                                            dO,JS+).    OH   (Mar).           : i-                  /                   ,’,‘:.
 In 1997: CA (Jul). DC (Feb. Jun, Sep),                    Pragmatic Business Process                                       _:
 FL (Jan), TX (May). :                         : : :.:    3!?Tengineering                   :                                                                                                                ,.‘...‘:‘.
                                                          I3PR in-the federal government:                             ’ ‘: :ost Analysis                                                                     -,:.:.;.,,
                                                          mfckmation technology: lessonslearned                                  Zest and pricing data.. &wability of
Performance Measurement for                               and guidelines for plamxing and                                        :ost data collection, quantitative
Auditors                                                  initiating a reengineeringeffort.                                      .echniques.direct/indirect costs,                                             :.I.’:-
 Performance measurement purposes.                        Soufce: USDA Graduate School,                                   .“”    aciht& cost of capital; cost reviews, ‘.                           ’
 and systems:-stepsin .developing_,                       Nation&Capital Training Center, (202)                                  md best--and--f~al.offerg.                                                  I’.,
measures.            - :                                  4OiL9194 or (703) 312-73%3 days,                                       jotice: Generzil”S&vicesAdministration,                                       ;
Source: USDA Graduate School ~Audit                       1.8 CEU. $395: ..                            , :                       >C-@ridfederaloffices (703) 603-3216:                                     .,y.:...’
Training Institute, (202) 401-9401 or                    1tn 1997: DC (Mar, Jun).                    ’         ’                 8001489-7824.5          days, $410.                                           _._‘..
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ...
(800) 326-~7813. 2 -days!,16 CPE h,ours.-                                                                                        n’   1997: CA.(Mar,    S.e.p),.  CO:(J.un);    DC>                ..  .t:.q’ : ‘.
                                                                 ,:
s315.                                                                                                                            Feb. Apr. JUii;“Aug).:~.GA(l&r, .Sep),IL. ,_: (1: ‘i T ,: .:.
In 1997: DC (Feb. Jun. Sep), IL (Sep),                    &/p&&!~&~&g                                   -&                       &f):f&       (Mar, Q+j~~&(J~ij,              jgy             -’           ‘,.~.:,.,~:”
TX (A@, WA (Mar).                  ‘.                     A~~Z@t?i                                                               Apr. Aug). PA (Mar). TX (Mar).                                                     :
                      .I                                   :                                                                                                                                                :  ‘.’
GPR4 Implementatibn,                    : -I .I. :                                                                               ;;sts.&a@&                                          :        ‘-
                                                                             Sos
                                                                              ::, t Arialysis
                                                         i
Service system design, wait time _J.j -’                                     iCost-andpricing data: estimating and               %n&ing      a&ysis of proposed costs        :(
minimization.~ cost man8gementfor ~                                          ‘@ysis techniques to analyze costs,                 md fee or profit. Cost and pricing data,
quality. services demand, operations                                         tdirect and indirect: negotiations.                 ethnical evaluation. audits, cost analysis.
requirements, system improvements.                                                            .,, ‘,

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 Sourer: M;m;~gcnicnl Concrpts.                 Sourrc: General Scrviccs                                                    acquisition, planning: types of contracts:
 Incorporatrd. (703) 799--9595. 5’days,         Administration. Di: and k&al                                     offices    and contract
 8375.                                          (703) 603-32               16: (8001459-7824.                               administratton.
 In 1997: CA (Frb). CO (Apr. Aug), DC           Cost: S670: 10 days         ‘.                                              Source: Ccncral Ser&cs
 arca (Mar. May. Jul. Scp), TX (Jun). Wi i      In 1997: DC (Jan. Apr. Jul. Sep). GA                                       Administration. DC and federal
 (Jul).                                         (Ju!).                                                                      OffkCS (703).603;-3216: (800),489-- -1
                                                                                                                            7624.5 days, $380.
                                                                                                                           In 1997: CAI(Mar,sMay. May, Jun). CO.’                                  ,:          1
Price Analysis                                 Advanced          Cost atid:- Price                                         (Apr. Aug)..DC (Jan, Feb. Mar, May,
Scaled bid/negotiations price analysis         Analysis                                                                    Jun. Aug. Sep). GA (Feb; .May. Sep). IL ‘. I                            !           I
 (Parts 14 and 15.of FAR). Prep.aringfor,      Troublesome areas of cost and price                                         (Mar. Jun. Sep). MO (Mar, Jun. Jun).                                     -,
conducting~piice analyses,making price!-       an+iys~s.                                                                   NM (May). NY (J.un. Sep). PA (Feb..Aug).                                :.          ~
mreiate,-J
         decision’s;<’’ ‘.     ‘-, -1’.        Source: ManagementVConcepts, ;’                                             TX (Jan, Aug). VA (Feb), WA (Apr,). 1.;                                  ,:         j
Source: General ServtcesAdministration,        Incorporated, (703) 790-9595.5 days;                                        ,~..I:.                  ., : i. :‘.<
                                                                                                                                                             ,A.. : ‘, y;“:;.                     ,:           ~
DCandfedcralornces1~~~j-~o~~~2~~               6465.           -I-                           ,i: i<, .---7
(800) 48+7624.    ‘5 days, $416:        ‘,       In 1:997: CO (Feb. hay). DC area (ML.
In 1997: CA (Mar, Sep). CO !Jun). DC .:          Aug). GA (Jan), OR (Junl. TX t&l), WA                                     ..            ‘.;                                            -
                                               i
(Jan. Apr. Jun. Augl;‘GA’th+r. Sep);IL           my.        .,                  -)                                         hplkmenting     A--&: A
(May]. MA (M&f. Aug). lVIO,tJul). NY                                                                                                                                              .-.../.j-..,.,.I .‘:,
(Apr. Aug), PA (Marl; TX (h&x). WA ,.,
                                                                           ._,                                             maricigerial overview
                                                                                                                                        ,,,._ .:   :                                       ;>. :: ;.
(Marl.                                                                                                                     qMB, hrcular Ay76.policies. : _,; : ‘:i.‘: : : ;’ I,
             :,: 1                                                               ‘,
                                                                                                     .”      f       i
                                                                                                                           requirements. conduct of cost studies, r
                                               Contrqctinb Ofificer’s Technical                                            contracting proceiiu&.’ quality ,:
Price Analysis                                 Representative        -. _,                                                 assurance,and managementstudies. ,,::
Determination of fair and reasonable              Contracting Officer’s Representative                                     Source: USDA’Graduate School,
pricing. Price factors, offers and bids,          Course :(CORs.$GTRs, TOs.,Pos) Roles                                     National Capital Tramfng Center, (Z&Y”
price objectives. data, terms and                 and authority: d&rip&      of’re&mement                                  @l-9,194.,2 days, 1.2.6ELl. Provided.on             ,
conditions, competitive range.,and facl--         selecting the contractor. providing                                      rf’contract-only basis;-’  I                   _!:, 1
finding.                         ‘,               technical direction,‘admlnister+g, the                                         (,. ,~ ‘.
                                                                                                                                 ;
                                                                                                                                                                    _-              1                      .   i
Source: Management&ncepts.                     .’ contract, and monitoring performance.
                                                                              ..,,.I,_a..,                                 Implementing A--76: An
lncorporated.‘(703) 796-9595. .i.5,days.          Source:. Management Conce#s,;                                                                                                                   .‘...:._’
s375.           :                                 incorporated. (703) 790--9595;;5 days.
                                                                                                                           bv,&i$zwfor $a#        -. -                                           ‘.:.’
In 1997: CA (Feb), C,G(Apr,.Aug), DC ”           $465:     ;                                                               Statementsof work. cost estimates of                                    $?
area (Mar,May), TX (Jun). WA (Jul).             1[c 1997: CA (Jan&p). CO (Apr. Jul);-.                                     government staffed activities and cost                                .:1:;‘.
                                ;                                                                                          studies:‘OMB Circular A-76 contracting                                  .. .
                                                1DC
                                                 DC area (Feb..Mar. +Iq, Apr. May, &n,
                                               ,Jul.
                                                 Jul. JuL
                                                       Jul? Aug. Sep)..GA
                                                                 Sep). GA (May), NM (May)                                  pr,ocess%.nd,require,ments for quality i                               .’
Cost and Price Analysis                         (DR (Sep). TX .(.Mar)?
                                                                .I.Mar)?VA. (Apr). WA (Mar;                                assurance.      *
Contract cos~estlma.~~~‘~~~.;il;actor          IJul).                               :.   “’                                Source: USDA.Graduate School.
                                                     .                                                                     National Capital Triiining Center, (202)                            i ._:i’      i
price, cost. and profit analyses;contract                                                                        :
                                                                                                                 :

pricing negotiations: pricing problems                                                                                     101-9194. 5 days; 3 CEU.,Provided on a                                  .:,;1.:,
                                    1                         Basics for COTRs
                                                (Contracting Basicsfor                                                     zontract--only basis.                                                    :_,..
after contract award.                                                                                                                                                                                t....
                                                                                                                                                                                                    1.’
Source: ManagementConcepts.                    -iEiemen& and features of a contract;:                                                          .’        .,;                                              :.

Incorporated, (703) 790--9595. 5 days.         1types of contracts: process used to                                        Implhenting  A--76: How to                                    -        .” i.
$375.                                          (develop. award, and administer
In 1997: CO (May), DC area (Jan, Apr.
                                                                                                                           ?perate a Successful Source                                            :I.’. :
                                               (:ontracts: government contract law, and
Augl, FL (Feb). TX (Jun). UT [Aprl.            (ZOTR’s role.                                                               SelectionEvaluation Board Evaluations:                                 ‘I’:.,.
                                               ,SOLI&:   USDA Graduate School T&in;                                        major SSEB responsibilities.
                                               (Zenters. :3 days, 1.8 CEU. Washington,                                     Source: USDA Graduate, School.                                       :.il.
Cost and Price Analysis                 .      !3325; Others, $415.     i                                                  YationalCapitaJ Tratning center. (202)                               ‘...:,
Concepts; techniques: price’analysis:          1[n 1997: National Capital Training                                         601;9194.5 days. 3 CEU. Provided on a                               0 :”
analysis of direct costs: evahmtion,:of                                                                                    zontract--only. basis.                                                 .._
                                               (Zenter: DC (Mar, Jun. Sep). Northeast                                                                                                               ‘-
profit/fee.                                    ,fraining Center: PA (May). Midwest                                                                                                                 :.
Source: USDA Graduate School,                  ,frainmgCenter: MO (Apr. Jul).                                                                                                                    .:
National Capital Training Center, (2021        ,Sout$west Trajning Center: CO (May),                                       Federal Acquisition                      Process                        :‘::
                                                                                                                                                                                                   ._’
40 l-9 194. 5 d~~~-!‘Q.,O’.~~EU.:S~~5,.~.
                                      ,:;;-.   .TX t,Jun): Western .Trd&i&Centei: CA
In 1997, DC (Feb. Jun. Sep).      ‘. .         I:Apr. Jul).
                                                                                                                           4cquisition topics of planning, small
Intermediate        Contract Pricing.     (Sontracting fot Contracting.                                                    purchases,sealedbidding.negotiation.                                     .., :
Cost estimate, forward pricing. closeout, (DjJjcer’ s Representative       ,                                               zontract administration, and roles of.
                                                                .I
                                          ,Source selection; evaluation,                                                   iechn’icaland contiacting personnel.
and other cost analyses. Computer--                                      scoring,,
based applications. contractor financial ‘and documenting                                                                  Source:~General‘Ser&& Ad&istration.
                                                                                                                           DC and federal offices (703)‘603--:2i6:
position analyses.                        1technical proposals; acquisttion process
                                                                                                                           (8001489-7824.5 days; $380.
                                          Imethods :of
                                                                                                                           Ln1997: AK (Aug). CA (Jan). CO (Mar).
                                                                                                                           DC (Feb. Apr. Jul. Sep). GA (May), IL

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 (Mar. Augl. hlA (Mar). MO (May. Aug).           in 1997: CA (May. Jul). CO (Apr). DC              NM (Jun t. OR IFcb). PA (Mar. Aug). TX
 NM (AI.@. PA (Fcb). TX (Jan. Apr. Scp).         (Feb. Ivlay. Aug). G.A.(Apr). IL (Mar). MA        IJan. Mir. Aug):UT (Apr.). VA (Apr). WA .:
 VA (Fcb). WA (Mar).                             (Mar!. MO IJull. II? (May). PA (Apr), TX          (Feb. Scp).
                                               / (Apr).;WA (Apr).            ..
 Federal Acquisition                    :                                                          The Governmefi:t:Purchase                      Card :
 Streamlining Act Seminai                       ContractingJor            Seivfd+.      ‘.         Useof ‘Government--wide Comincrcial                                     .         .
 Act of 1994 creates two simplified             Service contracting: OMB Cir&lar A-76              Credit Card Service for supplies’and                                     .z:l.:,l.::
 acquisition thresholds and establishes         and Service Contract Act.                         services.;                           -,,    : I                        i: ..(..
                                                                                                                                                                                :..’
  Federal Acquisition Computer yetwork’         Source: USDA Graduate School, Nationa             Source: USDA Graduate School Training                                        -::c’
 by 2000. Some cha’nges:eff&tive       ’        ,~pi~~:Training Center, (202) 401-9 194.          Centers. Washington: 1:day..O.6 CEU,                                        :i.;‘:
 immediately: others to be implemented          2 days, 1.2 CEU. $265..                           $1.95. Qther Centers: 1.5 days, 0.9 CEU.                                         1.:
 by changes to the FAR.                         In 1997: DC (Jan, Apr. Jul).    ‘:                $245. ,. :                  .::z ::. :   -.                             -2’,:..,:.
 Source: USDA Graduate School. Nat@@           .. 2<.qc,--’
                                                    - ../ .1 (: i                                 In. 1997:.:National Capital Training -.                                  = :i .I;
 Capital Training Center, (202) 4@-9194                                                           Center: DC (Feb. Jun. A@. Southeast                                        ::....,
 1 day seminar, .6 CEU ho~s:$195:      .. ’    Intro&i&ion        to Federal
                                               Ac@.&itpn             _.II.. “i, :.1               Training Center: GA (Jun. Jul). Midwest                                      .” : .-
 In 1997: DC (Feb. May, Augi.                                                                     Training Center: CO (Aug), TX (Jul.                                       ,.:.- ;:
                                          >-    Co&pts        anclprincipies &i&ing      the ’    Sep). -WesternTraining Center:CA
                                               .Fede$il Acquisition’Regulation       (FAR):.      (Mar),   wA(Jun).,                       -,:        ..         -
Fundamentals of ,the Federal                    organization of federal procurement                                                              /'
Procurement Process’.      _,,..                                                                                       .
                                                system: responsibilities of federal                                                                                           :
Introduction to federal procurement.           ‘agencies-working with, the procurement            Governmentwide     Commercial
Source: USDA Graduate School, (202)             regulations.       ,..              .,       :,   Purchase Card ::,.                                                 .:.’ I: ‘,,y:,
690--6280. 2 credits, $174.                    Source::USDA Graduate School Training              Pro&am. card issuanceand .use;il,-.                      -‘.                          ;.
In 1997: DC (evening quarter, FaIlI.     i      Centers. 5 days. 3.0 CEU. $3.95.
                        ,k..                   ln 1997: National Capital .Tra$i.ng ”              Source: Management Concepts. ‘: :Yi’: i        : (.
                     ,v, _I, _       . : .:
                                               Center:.D,C (Feb. h+,..Aug), Midwest. _.           incorporated.  (703),790;-9595:  1 da%  T’ ’  -’    :. ,::.
Federal Acqu&itiqri~Prwess,                    Training Center: MO (Feb. Jun).
                                                                                                  _“- -
                                                                                                  $256.               .I              .., ‘,              :. :
i’ Acquisitionlaws and rej$tlations;~          Northeast. Training Center: MA (I+),. : r          In 1997: AZ (Feb); CA’(Apr); CO (Jan.
;procurement organization and ’ ‘;             Southeast Training Center: GA (Aprj. VA            9pr). DC area (Jan. Feb. Apr.Jun, Jun.
 acquisition team, contra&procedures.          (Feb): Southwest Training Center: CO               Sug. Get). IL (Mar). MT. (Apr), N&I        ‘.       .:.:..:
                                                                                                                                                           1;
,sealed bidding vs. negotiatibn, types of      (May), NM (Jun). Western Training                   Jan.May):TX (Jan, Apr), WA,(Jan. ’ 1”           : ‘i.‘:;.-:‘.
 contracts. and contract@ offreer s role.      Centef::CA,(Aug). WA (Feb). :’ ‘. ;                May).’ 1                                             ..:. _...,;
 Source: General Services -Administration:                                               _,            ,c-.                                            ‘/. .‘.
                                                 ..       . ... i                                                                                        ;..--T
 DC and federal ofilces (793)‘60313216:
 (800) 489~-7824.‘2 days,.$276;        ’ :’    ~ederaI,~cquisiti6n.Regulhfio~~:                   ?@‘to          O@eqfro& Zke.‘,GS,A’ : ‘. . ‘Y-’T .:,I:‘;.~
                                               (FAR);Obenjieuj      ‘. ‘..- ;:.L.i:               W&i1           Sutjpti~;Schec&s          : .,I -1:. ~-.:;
In 1997: CA (Jan. May, Jul), CO (May),
DC (Feb. Apr. Jul. Sep). GA (Aug). IL          Federal Acquisition Regulation.(FAR).              jrdering from~me.Schedules.                ;; 1.:      I::..:;.
                                                                                                                                                              ...i.‘..&
                                                                                                                                                                   :‘.’
(Aprl. MA (Febl. MQ (,Maf. May). NY ,..        n++rg        origins. application toFederal        iifferentlating betweenmandatoryand          ,.:-:.
                                                                                                                                                   ‘:    ,:-v.,.
 (Mar). PA (Apr. Jul). TX(Ja+ Jul).            pro~~urements. and how to use and                  >peraUonalschedules,,requesting          :      - ‘L ..:::1:::
 WA(Apr).        .      .,  1                  uri’deistand-it.                                   vaivers, subscribing for..FSS                  ’ ;. :::::ji’.
                   .,. .         ..                                                                                                                        ::_
                                               Source: hianagement Concepts;’ ‘I .a :             jnbliCaUons.and_ustngGSA Advantage :                      : ..:.._
                                               Incorporated. (703)! 790-9595.2       days.        :lect.ronic ordering system.          : I * ” . ;.d:,<.
Funds Mariageine$           of Defense.        $37&.      .‘I: :                                                         .:L: f ,.                    ,.,.:.;..”
Acquisition Prograv          i.                                                                   1:day, $260.                                             ;, .:‘p
                                               hi 1997:‘CA (Mar, Augj. CO; (Feb, Jun),            n-,1997: CA (AK (Jul),. CA (Apr. Apr.                     ..‘.‘...
DOD acquisition and DOD planning               DCarea (,Feb. Mar, Apr. May. Jun. Jul.             Iul. Ax).. CO (Mar);-.DC (Feb; Apr. Jui;               .:.:I:::
programming, and budgeting systems,.-          Avg. .+i$. .NM (Jan). OR (Sep),:TX,                jep), FL (Feb), GA,(Jan, Jun);-IL (Feb.                  ; .:
Source: Management Conbepts,”                  [Fy+~,:~T (Eeb):      -. -, :                      Jul.-Jul). LA (May)&@ (May?Sep); MO                            .: ,.
Incorporated. (703) 790--959-5: 4 days,                                                           Feb; Feb. SepSep). w.(Feb: Jul); OR                    .’‘!.. :
3575.                          2
                                                                                                  Feb), PA (h&x. Aug). TX Jan, May)..UT.                 :‘,.:“:.
:n 1997: DC area.(Feb. Apr. Jun. Aug).          SmaPPurchases                 ‘,.                 Apr), VA..(Apr). WA (Feb. Apr. Sep).                            1.
                                   _                          /...I .’
Zontracting for Services                        Governmentwide         Commercial;                3i@pjrled      Acquisition                            .: ‘, -                ‘, . .    :



                                                Purchase  %a.rd                                              ‘i                                           _’:
Characteristics of commercial.              __. &&&&
                                                                        ;. :I ._ri
                                                         ;Ldei Federd Acq&si&                     ?iocebpures
                                                                                                    ,:                    ?.a;.,, ‘.. _-. ‘. :,‘-.Z, :- _: ,’ _
ronpersonal, and consulting service      .-’                                                      ,gcha$ ;e&uest;$o,&e ,$ s,$$y ‘-:‘. I”’-, ’ -‘.,.:. ,:
:ontracts and regulatory requfr%ieiit$~’       Regulation: p&ha&      c’ardprogrti                    ‘- ‘- -’ t
                                                                                                  acquisitionsfromestabl‘ishedsour& ’ ’ ’
loverning them; Service Contract Act,          establishment and administration.                  acquisition through open market.                                         .. .:.I:
)ther key labor laws, government               Source=General Services Administration,                                                                                        -, 1.’
                                                                                                  source: Management Concepts,
)olicies. and how laws and policies            DC and .federal offices (703) 603--32 16;          ncorporated, (703) 790-9595.5 days.
lifect service contract administration.        (800) 489;-7824. 1,day. 3299.         :            3375, -7_
iource: General Services Administration.       ln 1997: CA(Apr. Apr. Jul. ‘Aug), CG               n 1997: CA (Jan. Feb. Apr. Jun. Sep). .-                                          :
)C and federal offices (703) 603--32 16;       [Mar. May). DC (Jan,’ Feb. Apr. May. Jul,          10 (I$ay,--Jull. DC area (Jan. Feb. Mar,
800) 489-7824. 5 days, $380:                   Sep; Sep). FL (Feb). CAtJan, Jun); IL              ipr,,I$ay. Jun, Jul. Aug. Sep). GA (Apr).                                    .’
                                               (Feb; Jul. Jul). LA (May);MA (Apr; Sep).           w\ (Mar), MO (Mar), MT (May)..NM
                                               MO (Feb. Feb. Sep. Sep). NY (Feb. Jul),

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                                                                     1,
  (Mar). OK (Augl. TX (Jan. Srp). VA            Sour&: Gcnrral Scrviccs Administration.                   Source: USDA Graduate School’s /
  (Jun). WA (Mar. Junl.                         DC and fcdcral offices (7031 603-32 16:                   Training~Ccntcrs. 3 days, 1.8 CEU                             /
                                                (800) 489-7824. 3 days, $290.                             hours. Washington. S325: Others. 4 15.
                                                In 1997: CA (Sepl. DC (May. Augl. GA                      In 1997: National Capital Training                            1
  SimpliJed     Acquisition     Refresher       (Marl. IL (Scp). MA (Aug). NY (Aug). PA                  ICenter: DC (Mar. Jun. Scp). Northeast.
                                                                                                                                                                        E
  Purchase rcqucst. source of supply.           (Augl. T>i (May). WA (Aug).                               Training Center: PA (May). Midwest                            -
  acquisitions fromestablished sources,                                                                   Training Center: MO (Apr. Jul).          .1
  acquisition through open market.                                                                       t                                                Y’ .          1
                                                                                                          Southwest Training Center: CO (May),
  Source: Management Concepts,                  Formation        of Government               _          ,
                                                                                                          TX (Jun). Western Tr+ning Center: CA, ._ ‘i:::’               F
  Incorporated. (703) 790-9595.5    days,.      Contracts                                                I:Apr; Jul).     -.          ,_ ;            -. ., ,.
  $350.             :r’                         Legal principals and concepts that                         .,+:i                              .j,j       ‘.. :
  In 1997: AZ (Feb). DC area (Feb. Apr.         govern the contract formHtion’piocess:                  I                                          .:,.-._r’..
  Jul. Sep). GA (May). MT (Sep). NM             current review decisions, concepts of                       Pypes of Contracts          :* :,          ‘. : .:..
                                                                                                                                                               _:{, 1.
  (May]. OR (Junl. WA-(Mar..Jul).          i    responsibility and responsiveness.                   c .(  3haracteristic.&,advantages, and,           .;.;:.. I
                                      ..                                                                                                          --   ‘. :
                                                Source: USDA Graduate School,                          ,(  iisadvantages of diKerent types of.
                                                National Cap+ Training Center, (262)                    ( ;ontra$s.l
  SimpIifIed    Acquisitions                _   461-9194: 3 days. 1’.8 CEU:$325.       .,                ‘ sOnr&$,-USDAGraduate School,

  Purchase of supplies and services up to       In 1997: DC (Mar. Jul),                                 EUational Capital TrainingCenter. (2021          i
  Simplified Acquisition dollar limit:                                                                     iOlT9194.3 days, 1.8 CEU hours, $325.
  maximum order limitation on Federal                                                                   ; n1997:DC(Apr,Aug).            :. ,~                  L
  Supply Service Schedules.                     Infroductian       to Contracting            .. -.                                  _-1        L,    5
                                                                                                                 :
  Source: General Services Administration,      Goals of acquisition in terms of quality,                                                                       I
  DC and federal ofhces (703) 603-32 16:        Limeliness. and cost; risk .min!mization.              1    ‘nttoductfon   to Federal                                  ,,
  (800) 489-7824.5     days, $380.              deliverie&contract   atti&s. ’                          (   +&acting
  In 1997: AK (Jul), CA .(Apr). DC (Feb.        Source: USDA Graduate School,                          (:  foals of acquisition process, basic
  May. Aug). GA (Jan., Jun); MA:(Api;.:         VatioxialCapital Trakiiirg Center-~ (262)              S   statutesand regulations, acquisition :
  Sepl. MO (Jan, Junl. NM (Jun.). NY            401-9194.              .!.                                 processphases. standards of:conduct.                          1
  (May). PA (Jun). TX (Jun); WA (Jun).          j,days. 3iQ CEU, $395:”      ‘- ..’                      g iource;, Management Concepts,                     ,,.“,
                                                .n 1997: ‘DC (Feb. Augl. ,,v ‘.’._                       1:n~orporated. (7031 79.9-9595. 5 days”                I’       1
                                                                                   ,
                                                                                                        8 ;375.                                               :        .I
 Federal Supply Schedule. and                                                ..L
                                                                                                        II in 1997i”CA (Febj. Jull. CG (Mar, Jul.            :, ;,:: 1
 Simplrted Acquisition                          Vocurement          Planning                           ‘I Lepl.DC area:,(Jan. Feb. I’&. Apr. May.            ..::. :
 Procedures                                      ‘re-solicitation planning.                             Jh.m,Jul. Aug., Sep). FL (Jan), GA,(Jan,-.          “‘:“..
 Federal Supply Schedule (,FSS) ,,               source: USDA, ,Grad,uatg School,                      Pipr), MO (Aug). MT (Mar). OR (Jul). UT.             .‘.‘..:‘,“-,
 acquisitions and open mziHtetsimplifie’d        Vattonal Capital Tratning’Center, (202).             ‘(i MtiyL WA (May):.
 acquisitions; competition, solicitations,       kOl-9194.                                                       /’ :                                 ,--,:,:.:.,.
 evaluations, and awards: reserving small        i days, 3.0 CEU, $395.        ‘.
 purchases for small businesses: sole            n 1997:‘.:DC (Mar, Sep).                ,, _- ; “ypes of;overnment            Co&rack                .:.:.....i:
 Source adequacy.          :.        *-                                                          C)vei$ew of two major classifications of              ..:‘:!j:l:-
 Source: USDA Graduate School Training                                                             overnment  contracts.  fured price and                 .:
                                                 ‘ntroduction to Contracting                   .-g
 Centers. 5 days. 3 CEU. Washington,                                                               osfremibursement. Locating sources.
 $395: Others, $545.                             icquisition’process    and goals:‘steps in      r:,egalcon’depts..governingStatirtes.                          Y,’
 In 1997: National Capital Training              jrocurement process; elements of                rlegu@ons, and contracting power, :             ’        ‘. -.,.
 Center: DC (Jan. Apr. Jul). Southeast           :ontracts: roles and responsibIlit.ies of      .authqityi ‘and claims.                                  ‘..
 Training Center: GA (Jun.. Jull. Midwest        :ontracttng process.                            s&ice: General ServicesAdministration.                  ,..:::
                                                                                                                                                          ..*“’
 Tratning Center: IL (Mar); MO (Jun).           Source: General Services Administration.         I)C and-federal offices’(703):.603-32 16:               .... ..i...
 Southwest Training Center: CO (Aug).           DC and federal oihces (703) 603-3216:            (8001 489-7824.3 days;$290.             i. .-               ....::.
 TX (Jul. Sep). Western Training Center:        1800)489-7824. 5 days, $410.                     In 1997: CA (Apr), DC (Feb. May, Aug),                       :.
 CA(Mar), WA (Jun).           :                 in 1997: CA (Feb. Jun, Jun). CO (Jan),           (iA (Mar. Junl. IL (Apr. Jull. MA (Apr.,.                 :,...I.
                                                DC (Jan. Apr. May, Juri. Jul. Aug. Sep),          Jul). MO (Jan, Jun), NY (May), PA (Jun).
                                                ?L (Aprl. GA (Jan. Jun). IL (Jan, Feb.           ;TX (Jun). WA (Apr).                                              -
 Contracts                                      Jun). LA (Jul). MA (Jan, May)..MN
                                                ‘Au&. MO (Mar, Jun. Jull. NM (Jul).,hV
 (For the Department of Defense’s                Apr. Augl, GR (Mar). PA (Jan, May): TX           Zontract Law                            ‘_
 Defense Acquisition, University (DAU],,        ‘Jan.-&n; Jul,, U~.(~--,,;~~!!~~Y).~.~~,          Xu?racf foqnatioh                                i. , :.Yi
 Room 460, 2001 Beauregard Street,
                                                                                                                  , 3.-cliiuies,~ .,, / :. ;                   :_;
                                                ‘Jan, May).           .- -’                       nodifications. disputes, and
 Alexandria, VA 223 11.                                                                           errnination: di&&ons       between civil        ;
 (703) 845~-6733/6763, see Appendix 2.)                                                           md criminal. law: applicability of
                                                Contracting Basics for Support                    :ommon and statutory law:-contract.                           ‘.
                                                2nd Administrative          Personnel             inancing approaches.                         .
. Executive Seminar in
  Acquisition                                   Zkwernment procurement language,                  Source:General ServicesAdmimstration.                   :
                                                ?ederalAcquisition Regulation.                    )C and federal offices (703) 603-32 16:
 Federal procurement process, historical        xocurement methods. requestsfor                   800) 489-7824. 10 days. $670.
 environment, current .acquisition              xoposal, contracts; administration.
 environment and issues.


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 In 1997: CA (May). DC (M‘ar. Jun. Aug).                  In 1997: CA (May). CO (Feb. Aug). DC                                                      (Jull. MO (Jull. NY (Jun. Sep). PA (Scp).
 GA \Apr). 1L IA+!). MA (Aug). MO.(May)                   arca (Fcb.Jun). ,TX (Jan).         ;                                                      TX @lay. Scp). WA IM,ay).       ~l.       _. -1
 PA (Jun). TX (May). WA (Jun).     ’                                                                                                                       _
                         ;: - i.;
                                                          %onFact                            Administrations                                        Administration   of cost-:
 Government          Contrkct.&aw              .,                                                                                                   Reimburserrient~Cp;nt&ts ;                                                       ‘_ --
  Contracting. federal appropriation laws,                Basic Contract Administration                                                             Cos+cimburscment         con-tracts. for
  and limited authorltyof government                                                                                                                services, supplles;    :”         .’                                   --
 agents. Sealed bidding,and. negottation.                 Adminbtration    of supplies and services                                                                      ‘_.    : .-                                            _,                .:
                                                                                                                                                    and R&D.
  Types of contracts. socj.o--economic                    contracts from planning through                                                           Source: Management ~Cohcepts. ; :                                            : ‘, ‘1;::.
 considerations. Appeals, protests, and.                  cIoseout. Contract administration plan,                                                   Incorporated;;, (703) 799-.,.                                           - ..     ..,_.,’
 remedies.                       ;_ “)                    Post--award orientation, deltvery orders.
 Source: USDA Graduate School.            ..              ri@itormg of performance, resolution 0.
 National Capit+ Training Center, (20.2)                  p~qblema. contract remedies, process&          In 1997:CA~(@r.-AI%):     ‘CC. (Jan; A&l,                                                                                  ,.,,       :.:,:,:I
 401-9194.5,dgys. 3 CEU. $395.                            afinvoices. and closeout. : : .., /I ._ _      VA (Mar.: JuI);‘WA (Feb);     :i.,      .,
 In 1997: DC (Mar, At&                                    Source: General Services AdmimstraUon,          I 1.;                                    :;                                                                                                  .:
                     ,,., --* .._i        ‘..I            DC &d federal off&s (7031663%ld16;             &..z.g                                                                                                                                             .-
                                                          :809);489--7824. 5 days.“&lO.       ,’ i ” .‘:                                                                                                                            : : _;
Federal Contr&               La;:,        .A              &       F997:        ia,        (Fe,-&‘&)                (Jun);   GA   iFe$;;.“.          j;e@$*Tzof           Federal        G;&h,+e;le.d                ;
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  .. :. :
                                                          4ug),           IL   &pi;);            h    ~(~&;.@j;‘&f;Id                 (A+,-         gg’t:    .&.jcess;        program          deve,op&en;:‘.:                  ,                   ‘:‘; .
 Legal issues in Federal contracting:
 regulations and legal precedents.                        4ug). NY(Feb. Jun)\-PA (Jan.‘Apr).                                             TX-        Fain review. technica.~and&nu&tI:         -’
 Source: ManagementConcepts,        :  ,‘.                Jan.,Apr). WA (Apr. Sep). ‘.                                                              terminology; grant administration ‘and                                          .-
                                                             .-_                                                                                    :lose--out.’   -        .i *‘.
 Incorporated. (703) 79O--9595..5 days.                         ‘.                                                                                                                                                                                 .
$375.                   :.,:-.: ,,:   :                   $$&-t      Admini&-&&“:-                                                            ‘I’   source: USDA GraduatcSchool,
In 1997: CA (Jan, Jun), CO (Apr. Jun);                                                                                                              Uational Capital Tr.a.ining Center; (202)                                                 -‘. ,:,
DC area (Jan, Feb. Mar. May. Juni Jul,                    &ning~’ post--award orientations:                                                         IOI-9194: 2 days, l-.2 CELL $265.:.--- ’
Sep). FL (Mar).,GE (Aug)~‘TX (Jul). WA                    lerformdnce problems,and remedies:.                                                       n 1997:    DC (Mar, Jul).
(h4a.r).         .” .‘- ‘:,-.    ~    _.                  n.od&fi&ions: exercising option5: -- : -‘                                                     .,i                        .i ., .’                                                   : .,.:: ;
                       . . _‘_                            erminations; closeout;         _.     --
                             .-,
                                                          joiucc: USDA Graduate School, (202)
Advanced Federal. kontract Lath                           10’1-9 194.5 days, 3.0 CED .hours. $395. ;
Federal contiacts environments issues of                  ti i997: bC! $kiii~ May;.Sepl. :.:            ndtrectcost process from submission of
                                                          ic:                                           lata by grantees through the review            : -:       .i,::.I’
authority. cont.racts~~protest&                                        i. .‘,i,“’            .,
admiinistration, and claims.                                                                            process to the negotiation of the agreement. [         ., :,,:::.
                                                          3asic Contract~A$ninistrcitio,?               source: ‘,USDA Graduate School,            ’               : i :.
Source: Management Concepts, i,
                                                          :ont.ract: process from.begirming-to end.. JaUonaI Capital Training Center; (202)                    :. .‘.‘Z:
Incorporated, (703) 790--9595.   !
5 days. $465.                                             iource: L&DA Graduate School.         ” “. _. LO!-9194. 2 days; 1.2 CEU:$265:.                -.  :. in’- :.
In 1997: CO (Febi &in); DC are,a (Mar,                    ?ation+l’ Capital Training Center, (202),_    n-1997:-:DC (Jan, MaySep).          c .-         ”    .,:,:‘-:I’ :.
May. Aug). V+(Apf).           I:  i_.‘. .,,               019194i 5 days, 3 CEU. 8395.           -.                         .,- -.          _’-, i : .,           :.-;-;,...,
                                                          n 1997i’DC (Jan, Jul).                                                                                  .,.,:.:.;
                                                                                                                                                    Jn5form.Admin’~~~~tive                                         _ .’
Foirt;g Better Statements                 of                                                                                                        Zequiremeppfor .., .Fecjepl                                  - ,, ‘-                   ..“.::‘:‘ii
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              L.,: L
               ,. .:....                             I 3qic Contract Administratibn                                                                                                                                                           .. .. . :
                                                                                                                                                    usistance (OMB Circular A-- 102) OMB                                                      .: .‘,‘.‘.
Specification. delivery sdheduie. and ‘..            c!onti&t administration from post--award                                                       ;ircuIar Ai- 102. Uniform Requirements
description of datarequired from                     C onference                        through contract closeout; ”                                or-Grz&and        Cooperative Agreements                                               -. :.:j::.:.
contractor. Background., objective, scope             8iource: Management Concepts,                                                                 #h Stat& and Local ;Governments;                                                          :: ‘.
                                                      II ncorporated. ,(793-l 7965-9595;: 5 days.                                                                                                                                                  : ..
of work, reference documents, government                                                                                                            :dera.l assistance program       ..-   5
                                                      $;375: -.-.'.                             :I                                                  equirements: and applications.                                                             ,. . .’t
furnished items, tasks, requ,ireinents,
procuring activity approvals,                        II n 1997: AZ (Mar), Cd (Feb: May, Aug).                                                       iource:USDA Graduate School Audit                                                               .:
deliverables, delivery schedule,                      f )C area (Jan, Feb.Mar; Apr. May, Jun.                                                       ‘raining Institute. (202) ,401--9401 or                                                       .,:
acceptance. packing and shipping. ‘i                  J ‘ul. Sep), FL (Feb). IL (Sep), +;(Apr),                                                     800) 326--7813. 2 days, 16’CPE hours.                                       .-             ’ ’”
Source: USDA Graduate School,                         lk10, (Aug), MT (Jun), OR (Jul); TX (Aug).                                                    13.15.                                 ..
National Capital Training Center, (202)               P(A (Jan. May).                                                                               n -1997: DC (Jul), GA (May), Mb.(Sep).
201-9194. 3 days, 1.8 CEU, hours, $325.              .:
                                                                                                                                                        .__                                                                                        ‘, .-_
[n 1997: DC (Jan, May, Sep)..._. : ?!., ,,
                    i , -...;:- -*:.q,:l, :,..I; ;   1;
                                                                                                                                                    ‘fnm&l. aspecti of ,feder&grafit-.     .J- ’                                           .‘-i
zhanges       Un&i;       G$j&niifie&                  C                                                                                            lrocess: stages of grant and
Zontracts                                             Plrobiems uncovered during ,mspecUons                                                         .dministiaUve constraints; appropriate                                                             ‘.
Changes. orders, equi&blc adjustments.               -b r resulting from contract delays:        .’                                                 )MB circulars: letters of credit, budget
md claims’:                                           n x%IifI&ions,   and terminations.                                                            eyiews; H--l reports. cost allowability;                                         ‘.                 ’
;ource: Management Concepts, ,.. -                     s loFce: General Services Administration,.                                                   rant close--outs, block grants.
ncorporated. (703) 790--9595: 3 days.                 I: )C:@d federal offices-(7031 603--3216:                                                     iource: USDA Graduate School,~ z--. ‘.
                                                       I(3001488--7824. 10 days. $670:            -7                                                iational Capital Training Center, -1202).                                                                    /
$350.
                                                      il n 1997f’CA (Apr). CO (Aug). DC II&.                                                        101-9194. 3 days, 1;8 CEU. $325.
                                                      J un, Sep),iGA .(Mar. Junl. IL (Sep), MA                                                      n 1997: DC (Apr. Aug).             -‘.                                                        :.
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                                     .’                           ,;;.
                                                                                                 #                               .,                                     ,
Property      Management                     income. and cost approaches to value:              Temporary          Duty Travel: flR
                                             marketing and sales.                                                                                                       :
                                                                                                (NoIc: A DODJTR coursealsois availablrl.                                I
                                             Source: General ServicesAdministraUo               Federal Travel Regulattons.commercial
Basic Property Management                    DC arid federal offices [7031603-32 l(             transporlatlon. privately-owned                                         i
Techniaues
        .    (revised course)                (800) 489--7824.                                                                                                   .       i
                                                                                                conveyances.per diem, -actual
 Property managemenl 1Tecycle of :           4 days, S455.                                      subsistence. miscCllaneousexpenses.                                     t
justification of need. acquisition.          In 1997: CA (Jull. DC (Feb. Sepl. WA’              overseas travel, emergentiytravkl. travel
accounting for. and disposition.    ,-       UQrl.                                                                                                        ,.’    i
                                                                                                authortaations. and travel vouchers.
Source: General ServicesAdmiriistration,                        :                               Source: General ServicesAdmtnlstration,                   :‘I: : 1
DC and federal offices (70~1603-3216:        Inventory         Mana@&?t              .: : :..   QC ad federal offlces (703) 603-32 16;                   11,‘: ~
(800) 489-7824.    4 days, $410.                                                                i800, ,489~-7624.4 days, $375. i                             :;.
In 1997: CA @ar. Junl, CO (Jan. Julj.                                 _                         In. 1.997::CA ‘IJul, Sep), CO,‘[Mzirii;May,               :.
DC (Feb. Jun. Augl. NY (May). OR (Aprl,      lr&nkky          Management                        Jul. Augl, DC (Jan. Feb. Mar; Mar, Apr,          ’           ,“, ~
TX [Feb. Jull.                               Federal Property Management                        May. Jun. Jul. Aug. Sepl. GA (Jun. Aug).                 :::
                                                                                                                                                           :. -
                                             Regulation and procedures.                         &:tMay!y). MO (Apr. Aug). OR (Apr.
                                             Sour&: USDA Graduate Schools i                     @gl, PA (Feb. Jul). TX (Apr). WA (May, ,.                 :,:,‘,.
Introduction to;:Property            : “‘C                                                      kg).
Management     iI(:’                         l&it/t$l Cap&l TrairrmgCenter.. (202                                      ,:       :         ” -,.-           ..
                        “.                   4019194.2 days. 1.2 CEU..6265.
                                                                                                                                                          ,‘,’,.
Federal Property Management                  !n 1997: DC (Feb. Junl.          :/
Regulations (FPMRI ,and Federal                                                                 Re&ation         Allowances: FTR.and                     .:‘i’.-
AcquisiUon Regulation.(FAR): agency                                                             ITR.     Vol. IIEZigibilityfoi               ‘T 1”’        ..“.
managementof inventory; equipment,           &ppZy           Management                         alIoz+arices on permanent                                               !

and supply servtces; GSA and agency                                                             khk@e of station. L-                    I~                 -;.          1

functions: managementof federal                                                                 Sour&Gene~ral ServicesA&iriistraUon,
properly.                                    Fbderal Supply. Management:                        DC ,~g, federal,offices (703j ‘663-:‘3216:          ”
Source: USDA Graduate School,                Policiek’and Procedures                            [SO01 489-7824.   4 days, $465.
Naiional Capital Training Center, (202)      Methods of supply, interagency pur?ha              Lxi1997: CA (May. Jul). CO (Feb, Jul.
401-9194. 3 days; l.8~CEU. $325. ’           assignments:use and-replacement                    Sepl, DC (Jan. Feb. Apr.:Apr; May, Jun..           ‘,.
In 1997: DC (Apr. Augl.                      standards: procurtig’from Governmen                Jul. A&g. Se@. FL tMay!yl.,GAtJ:un. Aug).,..      ,_,
                           :     ‘-’         owned-mventories:Federal c&log @stei               MO (Apr. Au& WA (Feb. Jul. Sepl..            ,. .;1;:::
                                             Source:GeneralServices Administratlor
Personal Property: Utiliixition”.~’          DCand federal offices (7031,693--3216
and Disposcil’                               :800).489--7824. 5 days, $380.                     Prgparation         of Travel Vouchers:           .’ ‘~~;_~
Inventories: assignmentof personal           In 1997: ~CA(Feb. Sepl. CO (Augl. DC               F&&r&       Travel                                      ‘:+;;,
property within agency: excessand,           :Jan. Mar; May, Jul. Aug. Sepl. GA                 RegulsUon(FTR) (Note: A DOD JTR         ‘,               .:;“..:.
surplus: abandonment/destruction: ADP        Aprl. MG’iJunl.              ;     .‘.             coursealso is available.)Travel vouchers,                ’
property special processing:seized and                                      .                   &seof Federal Government chargecards,”                  I;..:;:.:
                                                                                                                                                        .._
                                                                                                                                                          . . ..
forfeited property; vehicles: sai$s:                                                            md travel authorizatfons.                                 ...,,: :
hazardous materials.                                                                            Source:General ServicesAdministraUon,                   “:i .,.:
Source: General Sex-vi&sAdministiation,      F&e2        :                                      3C and federal offices (7031603-32 16:                  :‘.‘;:;:::
DC and iederal offices (7031603~-3216:                                                          1800) 489-7824.    2 days..$350..                        ‘,.,.‘.
(800) 489-7824.4     days, $385.             rhe Gbvernment              Travel Card.           In .1997: CA (Jan. Augl. CO (Junl. DC                    ; 1;
in 1997: CA (Jan). CO (Jull:DC (Mar.                                                            ‘Feb. May, Jun. Augl. TX (Aprl.                           ... .
Jun. Augl. GA (Jan). IL (A@. MGtJanl.        3seof government sponsoredtravel cart                                                                         .‘.’
NY (May), OR (Aprl. PA (Sepl. TX (Feb.       Source: USDA Graduate School; 1’202)                                                                        I,: ::
                                             447-4419. .5 days. .3 CEU hours.                   Payroll       Administration                           ., 1:;:f
Augl. WA (Sepl.
                                             )ourse available by contract.
                                                                                                                                                          ..:,:
                                                                                                                                                          . ..
Personal Property Sales                                                                         ‘Vational Finance Center (USDA)                          ;i.j.‘::
                                             Civilian Travel eebulatio*                         2oitrses ’                                               .:.I.
Sale methods: types of contracts: IFBs;      ‘PCWTDl-7                                                                                                      ...‘.-
                                                                                                                                                              _.
marketing: sales:claims: disputes.                                                              The NFC managesthe federal                                          -
Source: General ServicesAdministration. Temporary duty travel and transportatic                 zovernment s Thrift Savings Plan
DC and federal offices (7031603-32 16:  tilowances: Joint Travel Reg+ations.                    System<;.It also services departments
(800) 489-7824. 10 days. 8715.          Source: USDA Graduate School’s: ,,,                     md,agencieswith payroll/personnel:
In 1997: CO (Jull, DC(Jti;Sepl:         Training Centers 4 days. 2.4 CEU. $48
                                   MO ‘.Y:                                                      Fmancialinformation: ‘administrative.             ,.       ; .,
(Aprl. TX (Febl. WA (Marl.              :n 1997: National Capital Traiiiixig                    travel, purchasing): and property
                                        Zenter: DC (Feb; Aug). Northeast                        managementinformation systems.
                                        Training Center: PA (Febl. Southeast                    %uses are conducted at NFC. New                           ‘.
Utilization and D,jsposaL Of Real       Training Center: AL (Marl. GA (Junl.                    Drlearis.LA: at a shared accessoffice in
Property                                VIidwest-Training Center: IL (May). MC                  Washington, DC: and as tianged at.
Laws and regulations; excess‘and        Feb. Apr; Jull. Sout.hw&stTraining                      user sites. Contact USDA, -OFM,
surplusproperty: best-usedeterminatjons >enter: CO (May). TX (Sepl. Western                     NationalFinance Center, P.O. Box
for real property: physical inspection  rraining Center: CA (Feb,.,Jull; WA (hiay               SObOO,New Orleans, LA 70160.
requirements: disposal plans: market,                                                           Telephone (5041255-5230.


                                                JFhIIP Compendium        of Courses 1997
                                                                    20
 Certifying          Offtcers                        :Voucher            Examination                             ; ..                  Iio$ to prepare and dchver testimony: al. i
                                                                                                                                       slmulated hearing.
                                                                                                                                       Source: The Government Affairs
 Certifying O_cffct3s: Yhir R$es                     Iritroductfon to Voucher,                                    :                    institute at,The      I
 and ResponSibilitieS     : 11. -.                   ;Examfnatiqq.                                               .,.                   Brooklngs Institulion. (202) 797$316...”
 Responsl.biIlties and obIigatio&~            _ ‘.   Procurement process: bIanket$irchase                                             2 dqys. $695.;.
                                                                                                                                      (                   .,
 regulations; certffying .and approvtng              orders and vouchers;reimbursements                                 :
                                                                                                                              _I      LIJ.1897: DC (Feb. May).
                                                                                                                                      1
                                                                                                                                                                                  I’!
 vouchers.                    ,.                     for expenditures: speciahaed ,vouchers.
 Source: The Center for Ap$ied ‘FLnaneiaI            Spurce:.Management                .Concepts.                                 .’
                                                                                                                                      S‘emfna-rfoi-E~~c~tfLies           on
 Management/FMS/rreasury,               1202).874+   Incorporated. (703) .790-9595.    .., .--:’                                  ;   l$gisZatiu~ Ope+ttons              .;       I ._
 9560. 1 day, 8 CPE hours, 8180.                      1 dsy.$185.:    -.: i : ..:,
 In 1997: DC (Apr. Jul).                             In 1997: DC area (Mar. Jun; Aug).                                      : :1IdentiiIcation ofCo~&ssionaI     party, ....
                       .e-
                      -..Y!,;    .,.., ‘.            .> i        ,:I..      ...’ .:                                           .Ieadership. and committee’structurei
                   _ ‘. .,                            _.,.:
                                                                                                                               i x@ose and practices of Congressional
 Certgyini         Ofic&s      @Gsho~’               d&greskio@           -O$q~atibns
                                                                                   .:.                                         (:ommitlee acUons,~~cluding:tht~~i~g           :
Responslbflities: dfsbursement                       ,;-   ..^:_ . ; .-:.    :, : .,       2’                                 -.I~+ess: .legislaUve guldel,ines governing.                         i        1
requirements, pro+$$Q of certiij&g -                                                                                           the current aullrqrlzaUon,,~p~roprfaUo~       ,,                 I -<
                                                     Advanced Budget and               - .’ m. @d budget processes: ruIes and                                                                      ..
and appro$ng vouchers; regtilattons.                 Appioprfatlons     process
Source: DSDA~Q~duateSchooI’s        : 1 .,             ->_                                    : .-i~racUces.gove~rnirig House‘and~ Senate
Training,Centers.  1 da$ C@CELl..61$5~               InltiaI request through appropriatfons ..                                        loor- proceduie~   :+ ,    , .I:        :                --
                                                     tonference: GMB/agency budget                                             Chiqce: The Gov&nment Affairs-.              :                   i
In 1997’ Southeast Tratning’Centei: VA.
(Feb). Midwest Training Center: MG                   rormulation: OMB budget .review;                                         -;nstitute~at The Brookings..InsUtuUon,
(Apr. Aug); Southwest Training Center:               hearings, and passback: President’s                                       ( 202) 797.-!6ti!6: 5 i&s. $966.       _ -.;
TX (May).                                            xrdget: congressional acttom :_ - ,.I:                                   I:n 1997: DC, (Mar.&n). ‘_
                                                     source: The Government Affairs        ?‘c. ;                                  ‘;      1      “.     ._’‘.
                                                     :nsUtuteat The Brookings InsUtution,.
                                                     ;f=) W;!$W-                      :,,I               ;       .            i Ethics                                                               ._
                                                     1 days, $595;.                                          I
                                                     .n_1997: DC (Apr.~$il~~l                        I                        1?&onaI            Liability’of    the Federal ““” ’
                                                                                                                              C
Responsibilities     of ~tiimpiest-fund                                                                                      ‘&
cashier; accountabie :forms: collection
process: use of transmittals.                    ;e ~echilni~s.ol'the.Co~~~~s~~~~.,.B~~~~~:.                                  C
                                                                                                                                                                                                    ..’
Source;   Gefiei-dl SeiiriceSAdministriU6~j’         irocess: the rolesd ,the ,author@ers and                                 Courf
                                                                                                             cases thathave~dea@Ith                                                                 . :.
DC and federal ofiices (7031~663:3216:               appropriators: the politics of tax’&licy:     ‘hndividual liability of -FederaI’mat&ers:.    ‘.                                          .. - ‘.
(800) 489--17824; 2 days: $350:                      he!roles of OMB and the CBO; tid;         ‘- h,ow:to      respond; legislation that limits -                                            -’ :.
                                                                                                      abfl,ty.      ,i,            .,‘i!:      :                                                    ;;,
In 1997: CO (Apr), DC (Jan, Mar, May,                conomics. fiscal, and monetary issues. li
Jul. Sep). GA (Marl.                                 source:The Government Affairs ,’ _-- $lource: The Government N%irs                                                                             ...:
                                                     nstitute at The Brookings Institution,, , ![:Ii@ute at The Brookings Institution.                                                              :.-‘.
                                                     202) :797263 16..2,days: $565: .,           ’    1021~797-6316. 1 day. $245. ,,                                                             ., r::.
                                                     ti FQ97:DCI (A$r,    JuI);. -’ ;. :-:
                                                                                         .,         IIii997:     DC [Jun). . : y _:
                                                                  -1: ;.. ,.y,.                       ‘3 ‘;                                                                                         ‘_
                                                       .                   ..‘L:.            .. :.
                                                                                            ,,- .-> ..;:             :               :
                                                     Ggressional         Operations            ; .t it)zics. for Se&or     Executives    and                                                  7 j-
                                                     Seminar                             --       13olicy-Makers                  .-                                                     2      ;.:
Steps to isolateproblem;        alternatives.        heryiew of CongressionaloRerations;          Fyor SES. executive level.’ and policy--                                                           ;I
ongoing investigation. feedback.                                                                 ‘I:daking officers. Includes workshops to                                                          -:
                                                     he suthorizatton. appropriation, and
Source: USDA Graduate School                         xrdget processes:the’roIes of Members’ d:onsider ethical problems.
National Capital Training Center, (703)                                                           ciource: USDA Graduate SchooI.
                                                     md persona) staff: committee staff:
312-7300 or (202) 401-9194).                         nedia: special interest groups;              i JationaI Capital Training Center. (202)
2 days, 1.2 CEU. S350.                               :ongressionalliaison offices.                4101-9194 or (703) 312-7300. 1 day, 0.6
In 1997: DC (Jan. Mar, May, Jul).                    jource: The Government Affairs               C:EU. $195.
                                                     .nsUtuteat The Brookings Institution,        I:n 1997: DC (May Sep).
Data Collection and Analysis                         202) 797-6316.         5 days. $960.
Use of data collection and analysis in
                                                     n 1997: DC (Feb. Mar, Apr. May, Jun.                                    EEthics: Standards of Conduct                                          ‘.
                                                     JUl).                                                                   C)verview
management studies or audits.
Source: USDA Graduate School’s                                                                                               C:ode of Federal Regulationsstatement                                   I’
Training Centers. Washington, 5 days.                9eparing and Delivering                                                   ei Employee Responsibilities and
$650: Others, 3 days, S415. ’                        Congressional Testimony                                                 : Conduct: ethical principles and decision-
In 1997:’ Naticnal Capital Training                  Congressionalhearings authorizaUon.                                     -:making.
Center: DC (Mar. Jun. Aug). Midwest                                                                                          C;ource: USDA Graduate School,
                                                     appropriation. oversight, and
Training Center: IL (Aug). MO (Marl.                 nvestigative and the purpose and                                        ; JationaI Capital Training Center, (202)
Northeast Training Center: PA (Mar.                  I-ynamicsof each: practical advice on                                   4101-9194 or (703) 312-7300.
Sepl. Southeast Training Center: GA                                                                                          Fialf--day. 0.3 CEU. $150.
(Apr).                                                                                                                       I:n 1997: DC (Apr. Jun. Augl.
                                                        JFMIP   Compendium             of Courses        1997
                                                                              21               .
l$t;Fe;br      Federal Decision                      Statistics                                      Slqtistical SamplingLkirxg            ,. .-               i
                                                        ?                                            Computer Applications
baws. rcgulatlons. principles. and                                                                   Spccialize,~.~x~l,pling techniques suchas
applications of rules and guidellnes 10              Math ReJresher                            “-    stratined sampling. ratio cstimalton. ‘and
practical situations in the government               Set up, solve, and check various ‘.             techniques sampling.
work place. Standards of conduct:        ,-          problems with wholenumbers,                     Source: USDA Graduate f+hodl Audit
ethical principles.                                  fractions. decimals, and negative               Training Institute, (202) 40 l--9401 or
Source: USDA Graduate School.                        numbersusing      addition, subtraction,        (860) 326~--7813.4 days, 32 CPE hours.           :?f 1
                                                     m.ultiplicatIon. and .dlvlsion:. set up and     3505. ‘. ,, Al”               *,. “k’              ‘_‘: I
                                                                                                                                                      ‘..’
National Capital Training Center.. (202)                                                                                                              ‘.‘.
401-9194 or (763) 312-7300.                          solve.problems Inpercents. ratios, and.         In 1997: DC (Feb. Apr. Jul).: ;           >      ,::; /
                                                     proportions: set up.and solve practlcal-                                    .: ‘;
2 days, 1.2 CELL Workshop, $359.                                                                                               I
In 1997: DC (Mar, May. Jul).’                        lxoblems involving basic units or ..                                                             1, ~
                      ”
                                     ”
                                                     measurement using the English system            S&pltng        Applicatiork k
               .“::       .. . .                     (U.S. units) and the.metric system:             Financial      Stateme,nt,(IuditF.~                       I
Ethics   in   Pr0&&                          :       Identify and evaluate algebraic           -’    Sampling use for, digerent segmentsof                     !
&aws and regulations; potentiaI.ethical              ejaressions: and solve simple equaLions         financial statement @itTep&-                    .‘..y:
problems, conflici&$‘mterest.    and                 and inequalities.          -.--.-- - __. . .-   Dpinion; coxnpliance. tn~~rrial~~~ntr~k.              .
violations: Procurement Integrity Act:               source: USDA Graduate School’s                  So&e: USfiA Giadp~@S$~~ Audit :’                 ,,,‘..
Source: General Services Administration.             N&.ional independent Study Center,              Training Institute. (,262,),~.401~946.I
                                                                                                                                          or
DC and federal offices (703)
                           ,. SOS--32IiS;            (303) 969-5800.’ 32 houfs in,6 months           (800) 326:7813.3-days; 24 CpE Ipis.             ^.:. ~
(800) 489-7824. ,2 .days! $270.                      lime: $150. Open enrollment.                    $390.
In 1997: CA’(Jan. Apr. Jun). CG (Apf),.’                                                             In 1997: CA (May), DC (Feb. Sep),:TX             .”       ;
DC (Feb. Apr. Jul. Sep), GA(Aug1. iL,                                                                [Jul).     ‘.                                             4
(Apr). MA (Feb). MO (Mar, May). NY
                                                     Practical Statistical Sampling
(Mar), PA (Apr. Jul). TX (Jan, Jul). WA              for Auditors    I.            _
                                               Guidance for selecting the most                       Sampling Plans for Performance,7
(Apr).                                                                                               Ai$its              .-                           ‘_’.
                                               appropriate kind of sampling: emphasis                                                                  ‘.’
                                               on sample size determination and how                  Approaches: random, stratified. and
Ethics,in Federal Contracting                  to interpret the audit results:                       cluster random sarnpling:~choices;:
Ethical values, guidance for federal           Source: USDA Graduate School Audit                    interpretation. and ev.+uaUon.                    ‘,
employees and.procurement.ofials.           .: Training Institute. (262) 40 I-9461 or                Source: USDA Graduate School Audit                .::.
fraud in govefnmexit.                          (800) 326--7813.5 days, 40 CPE hours.                 Training InsUtute.           .:. _.            -::::::
Source: Management.Concepts.                   $505.                    ’                            (202) 401-9401 or (800).326--7813.            ;yi;.....
Incorporated, (703)790-9595.         >: ’ ’    (n 1997: CA (Sep). DC.(Apr:‘Aug), GA, .               2 days, $6 CPE hours: $315.         _. :        . i. :
 1 day. $259.                                  (Feb). MO (Jun).                                      In 1997: DC (Feb;.Jun). MO (Apr). TX ,.       . I,:...
In 1997: DC area (Jan. J&Apr,     Jul.                                                               ‘Aug).                 ‘. ‘-                     .
Sep).                                                                                                                                                 ;.:.:;
                 I.      ..                     %a&al Statistics                 : :’                                                                .::::
                                                     Jature and’characteristics of’s&tsttcs:         ‘itialytical   Techniques                        :...‘.
Ethics and Integrity in                              vocabulary: frequency disUib.ution.              sources of data, statistical techniques.       ::‘!:,
Government Acquisition                           ”   neasuresof central tendency, arithmeUc           orecasttng, decision--making.                  ......
                                                                                                                                                      ;. ‘.
Legislation. regulations. and contracting            ieviation, standard deviation: what is           source: Management Concepts,                    :::.
situations.                                          neant by the normal curve.                       .ncorporated, (703) 790-9595.
‘Source: USDA Graduate School.                       source: USDA Graduate School’s                   3 days. $510.                                   ..-.
National Capital Training Center. (202)              Vational Independent Study Center.               .n 1997: DC area (Jan, Mar. May. Jul.
 401-9194 or.(703) 312-7300.                         303) 969--5800.40 hours in six months           !jep).
 1 day, 0.6 CEU. 6195.                               ime: $150. Open enrollment.             .
 In 1997: DC (Apr. Aug).                                                                                                         *
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                                                                                     AICPA Finanaial         Management, Sympo$ium                                  -
                                                                                     1 day, March 19. Sheraton hotel i Towers,“NYc?
                                                                                                                                                         tr               .-
 cotikr&c&            and.&G-.tih&de;...,., ;                 .-,          :.        AXPA. 1 (800) 862--4272

                                                  :       _=_,      “.
                                                                  FEZAA Annual Executive Forum                           ‘..
   Conttnuing professlonal education includes                     3 days..in 1997: March 26-28. Sheraton-Reston Hotel.“’ 7
 attendance and participation in conferences,                     Federal Executive lnstltute Alumnt.Assoclauon      ,;.
 symposia. meetings. ,and,eventssponsored or :                    P.O.Box 1001                      :-.      -’ j.
 conducted by gogernment and profess@@. --             -:         Great Falls, VA 22066-10~1              ” .-”               1
 organizatlons.,T~is.~pp~~d~:lists events and their. --.L (703) 476-6646
 sponsors: the events are sequenced (approximately) by
 time of year. The-:events indicated are nationa&             ,: ~p~:s,f~;~i~~~~~;i~m                     .- ‘. .- .-,. I, ,_            I’
 scope. For region and chapter events: &&ict the: ;: ‘-I          1 day, in 1997: April 1.7. .. I .                  ;,,ly$>.. -,          ,
 national organization or, for Federal Government         ” .: American     Associauon,forBudg$ $d Pr,t&& Anal)si.s               -., -.
organizations (such as the President’s Council on                                                                            ...._
                                                                 Box -1157 .i,i-i1’                                       I...? ii ‘1
Integrity and ERto!ency,~Federal Ftnanctal~Mar@ers- .. i Palls church, VA 2264 1” “?”                                               : ‘.
Council, and others), consult the current JFMIP :          :’    (703) 941-4300                          ,.
Directory for Financ@Z @anagers.                    : _,                                                                           -6:. : ;:
                                   I,                                                                                                 7.
                                                                 LAA Best Practices Conference
IJA Ethics & Fraud Conference              ‘j    :_              3 days. in 1997: April 21-23.
                                                                                :
                                                                                Hilton Riverside. New Orleans; LA..                     ..                               y:
3 days, in 1997: February 24-26,‘Orland.o Marriott
Downtown.                                                                       The Instttute of Internal Auditors                                                            .i
The Institute of Internal Auditors                                              249 Mattkd     Avenue
249 Maf&ndAvknue            -’ I.   :.‘ ‘?- \                            .--    Altamonte Springs, FL -327’01~-4201.                    ‘-’     ,-            .‘;.lI:
                                                                             :, (407) 830--7600. ext. 282          ~ ._.- .I>             :.                                   _,
Altamonte Sprmgs,,PL 32701:-4201
(407) 830-7600. e$. 282                          . . ;y,                                                                -,              .- i-                     ,:i-         1: :
                                                     :                              NASACT Annual Conferencecn                    Cash:;; .:;                 ’            ‘:i,.,’‘.
SF 224 U’pdate.*&eminar.                                                            Management                                      ‘.‘.                                                    ..
                                                                                                                                                                                            ‘.,
                                                                                                                                                                                           :
2 days, in 1997: M&h 6-7.                                                           2 days, in 1997: May 8-9. Washington, DC.                                                              . ;.

Hyatt Regency Bethesda, One Bethesda Metro Center.                                  National Association of State Auditors, Comptrollers,                                                   ‘.‘.


The Center for Applied Financial Management                                         a& Tre&urers       : ; ., : ;. -, ‘;-; : ‘?     -     :G                             / ‘.> :
Financial Management Service                                                        2401 Regency Road. Suite 302                                 .                       i iE’ :..         ‘: :


Department of the Treasury                                                          Lexington, KY 40503                                 - !_’ .--                              I           :‘:

 1411 K Street NW. Suite 1100                                                       (606) 276--l 147        ,?::. ‘-,;.; ;,‘ : __:-? . : .     I.L                       --: -2:.;,          :.
                                                                                                                                                                                            ..
                                                                                                                                                                                           .. .
Washington. DC 20227                                                                                                                                                                       :
(202) 874-9560                                                                                                                                                                              . .

                                                                                    AGA 46th Annual Professional .Development                                                               ‘.

                                                                                    Conference                      ._. -’                                                                 .‘.
LAA General Audit Management                    Conference                          4 days. In 1997: June 22-25. The Pointe at South                                ....’          ....,    -.


3 days, in 1997: March 10-12.                                                       Mountain, Phoenix, AZ.                                                                                 ..
The Institute of Internal Auditors                                                  Association of Government Accountants                                                                  : :
                                                                                                                                                                                            ‘,
249 Maitland Avenue                                                                 2200 Mount Vernon Avenue, Unit No. 6
Altamonte Springs, FL 3270 l--4201                                                  Alexandria, VA 22301
(407) 830-7600. ext. 282                                                            (703) 684-693 1 or 1 (800) AGA-72 11.
                                                                                                                                                                                                ..



JFMIP Annual Financial            Management                                        AICPA National Accounting and Auditing
Conference                                                                          Advanced Technical Symposium                                                                            .


                                                                                                                                                                                                .-
1 day, in 1997: March 18.                                                           2 days, in 1997: July 21-22. New Orleans Marriott.                                                          ..

‘Shaping Financial Management for the 2 1st Century.”                               tiCPA. 1 (800) 862-4272
Joint Financial Management Improvement Program
Room 3111
441 G Street NW, Washington. DC 20548
                                                                                    ASPA National        Conference
Program information: (202) 5 12-9201                                                5 days. in 1997: July 26-30. Philadelphia.                       I                                     ‘.


Registration information: (202) 40 l-9 139;                                         American Society for Public Administration
or fax (202) 40 l-7304.                                                             1120 G Street NW, Suite 500
                                                                                    Washington. DC 20005
                                                                                    (202) 393-7878




                                                      JFMSP   Compendium            o/Courses   1997
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PrillatcSector Council’s Annual Financial                                                    A4BPA Fall Symposium                       ml’,._ ~.,.                                                     .’
Oficer as a jWanciq1 LeadqExecutive.,                          ,I,#..,                       1 day.
Program                                                                                      American Associalion foi Budget and Program Analysts                                                                             :
                                                                                                                                                                                                   .
8111 annual. Summer 1997.                                                                    Box 1~157:.          :,, ‘I           8, -
                                                                                                                                                 ..’

Wendy Konccn                                                                                 Falls Churc h. VA 2204 1
                                                                    .                        (7031941--r 1300
School of Public Affairs
University of Maryland                                                                                                   ,I ::’
Room 2 113 Van Munching Hall                            r                                    AZCPA Annual. Members Meettng..
College Park, MD 20742-- 182 1
(30 1) 405--6226                                    :                                        3 days. In 199% Fall.’ ’                              y’ .. ‘__
                                                        ,.                                   American~lnstitute bf Certtfieh Publii: Accountants                                                            -.
                                                                                             104 Wilmot Road / ;: :                    .’          ^.‘           ,f,.‘.                            :
Regional Government         Financial Management                                   ,!~       P.O. Box 825,      -ii: _::;;: ....‘.
                                                                                                            1..“.1                     !         ;_    ,f’ ,   ‘._
Conference                     :.    ., ”                                                    Deerfield. !& .8@15--Ot$I5                                        .,_..” ‘.          .:.:
2 days, midyear. localion to be announced.                                                   (800)862-f1272                Y.,     ,.,    (     ,,          .’       ,.            I’     ,,                           -. /
                                                                                                         .:, I
The CenteJrXbr AppliedlFi,nancial Mtiagement                            ; :‘1.‘:                       :.                                  ; :-                                       ‘.I%                              .-
                                                                                                       <.,..,
                                                                                                           1. 1’        ..:         ii
Financial Management Service, Department of the
                                              :                                              ~dAuu~.~~ltitions                   for .~n~~‘mhtion:TPchnology.‘.
Treasury                                                                                                                               /.  .j_                                                         .’
1411 K Street NW. Suite 1100                                                                                                                                                      ..,..
Washington. DC 20227                                                                   4 days. In 1997: August 18-21, Or&do:.                                 ’                           ’
(2021874-9560                                                                          The lnstttute of Internal Auditors
                                                                                       249 Mailland Avenue                                                                                        -_
                                                                                     ’ Altamonte Springs, FL Z&61%201                                                             “’
Year--End Closing Seminar                      _                                       (4071 830--7600,wext. i82
 1 day. 1x11997: Augusl 19. Hyatt Regency’Beth&da, ‘One                                                                                    .’         ‘,              _. :
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Department of the Treasury                                                                   3 days, Fall 1997.
14 11 K Street NW, S,uite 1100          :                                                    AICPA: for brochure mailing list, call
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         Organizations                  List                                                                              4000 Arlington Boulevard
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         Amcriean Inslitutc of Certified Public Accountants                                                   . ., :-     (703) 302--7144
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                                                                                                                  .- Arlir@ion, VA 22203                                                                                                                     .
        AlCPA SelJStudy & Video Courses for
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\ . Center for Applied Fintici;il:Ma,naemint                                                                             Federal Credit Management Training Institute                                                            _ : illy                    :      /
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    Financial MmagementtSeM&           -. .T--. m- :                                     ~‘. ,. ,c.:j- (202).874--6670                               - .-     ..                                    ._                                                     7’.
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    401 14th StreetSW;‘Room 1100                                                                                         General Services Administration                                                          ._
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    Washington. DC 20227                 ..’ :       (:                            ;.                                    Interagency Training Center
       (2021 874-9560                               1                             .-‘i                                   P.O. Box 15608                                                                                                                     :
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    Federal Ffnanciaf Management Trafnfng Catalog                                                                         (703) 603--3216 from federal oft-icesand-Wash&$& DC: .- ’ :
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i Center for Public Man@em&t I            .I    ‘: :
; 12713 Steeple ChaseWay                           LL                                                                    Natfonwide Training Qpportunfti,es,..r@cal.Year I 997 .: ’ :--,:
f Potomac. MD 20854--2346, -_         .      .’      ‘..-                                                                Internet:                     :       :                                                                                           ..       I
;.: (301) 340--1610        (8                                                                                            http:&ww.gsa.gov/itc                          .F’::
i Publication:
i J997 Seminar Schedule and                                                                  .            .’            The Government Affairs Institute at The Br$okings:: .- -‘,I.:
: Accounting Policies/Accounting Procedures Software                                                                    Institution                                               ,,,
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      The George Washington University                                                                                  (2021 797--6316.
      710 21st Street NW                                                                                                Publication:                                ,_,:            r.-:.
      Government Hsall40 1                                                                                              The Government Affairs Institute. FY 96/$7 _       .” -’
      Washington. DC 20052’
      (2021994-4 181                                                                                                     The Inspectors General Auditors Training institute; i -.::.‘;:. .-: ‘1
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      The CPA Report                                                                                                    Fort Belvoir. VA 22060--05 18                                    .-
       1303 Marsh Lane                                                                                                  (703) 805--4501                                _ .:                  :
      Carrollton.  TX 75006                                                                                             Publication:                                                    .
      (800) 622--l 140                                                                                                  Program Catalog, 1997
                                                                                                                        Email:
     U.S. Department of Agriculture                                                                                     igati@erols.com
     National Finance Center
     P.O. Box 60000                                                                                                     The Institute of Internal Auditors
     New OrIeans, LA 70 160                                                                                             249 Maitland Avenue                                                                                                ., : .‘.
     (504) 255--5230                                                                                                Altarnonte Springs, FL 32701--4201                                              .‘-                                          .:
     Publication:                                                                                                   (4071830--7600.    ext. 1                                                                                                    :
     Training                                                                                                           Publication:
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     Department      of Defense
     DefenseAcquisition University                                                                                  Management              Concepts        Incwporated
     Room 460                                                                                                       8230LeesburgPike. Suite800’                                          ‘^              “” ..,I --:,‘,.- ‘-                -_‘~.)
     2001 Beauregard         Street                                                                                 Vienna, VA 22 182                                                                                              .        -...
     Alexandria,    .VA 223 11                                                                                      (7031 790--9595
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     (703) 845--6733/6763
     Internet:.                                                                                                     Financial Management Trhining
     http://www.acq.~sd.mil/dau/dau.htrnl                                                                           Acquisition Training
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                                                                                                                    Management Training
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 (800) 272--7277. est. 4306                                                               (202) 447--44 19
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   MIS Training Institute                                                                 Trahlng    and Phning       Guldc.for Financial Management
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   498 Concord Street                                                                    Personnel
  Framingham. MA 0 170 l--2357                                                           Ffnancial Management Trafning Courses, Fiscal Year.
   (508) 879--7999                                                                        1997                                                     :
  Internet:                                                              ‘,              Course catalogs oJpro@ams and trahhg centers                                                    .: J
  http://www.misti.com                           ..I”                             .‘. ” Internet:                                                                                   ._
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 Ag&.,cy Services D,~s,on’l -$                          ‘. ’ ‘* .:;! ,.                ” Institute, (202) 401--9491 or 80t&r.32&.Y7813. , ;,
  8601 Adelphi Road                                                                      USDA Graduate Sbhool CorrespondencePrograms.                                   (262)             -.
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                                                           >’                            Management, (202) 401--9 194                                    ..,                   _’
 U.S. Ofllce of Personnel Management                            :,                ‘.     National   Independent     Study    Center, (303;         969--5800                              :
 Eastern Management Development Center ‘, ‘:                                          1 USDA Graduate School Training Centers:
 P.O. Box 1579 ’                                                                         Southeast Training Center. (404) 33 l-3488                                 . 7.                     .‘-’
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                                                                               ‘_        Southwest Training Center, (214) 767--8245                                               ..I,..
 (717) 399-0112
 Western ManagemenC Development Ceiiter                                                  Northeast    Training  Center,    (2 15) 597--2527                                 .,     ‘...
 3.151 South Vaughn Way, Suite 300                                                       Western Training Center. (4 15) 281-7025                                                               _.
 Aurora, CO 800 14                                               :.                      National   Capital  Training   Center,   (7031     312--7300
 (303) 671--1010
Federal Executiue:Instituie‘                                       .‘I:.        /        Western Schools
 1301 Emmet Street .                                                                     P.O. Box 1930.,                                         ,.-I                                            .
                                                                                         Brockton, MA 02403-1936                                                                                ..
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Annual Financial Ofiicer as a Financial Leader                      ’ -
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Wendy Koncen
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School of Public Affairs
University of Maryland                                                                                                                                                                            ..
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Room 2113 Van Munching Hall
College Park, MD 20742--182 1                                                                                                                                                                   .
(301) 405--6226
Internet address:                                                                                                                                                                            : ..
http://cville--srv.wam.umd.edu                                                                                                                                                                  ‘.
Totaltape
9417 Princess Palm Avenue, Dept. 400 -.:
Tampa, FL 33619
(8001 874.-7877
Publication:
CPEasy Interactive Multimedia CPE Programs                                                 ,’                                                                                                    .. ;
Internet addresses:
http:/hvww.bisk.com                                                                                                                                  ‘,.
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