Advanced Governmental Accounting

Training Type: 
Live Training
Course Status: 
Repeat Offering
Date and Time: 
Sep 11 2014 - 9:00am to 5:00pm  PDT
Sep 12 2014 - 8:00am to 4:00pm  PDT

Sacramento, CA (Hyatt Regency Sacramento)

1209 L Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
United States
+1 (888) 421-1442
Field of Study: 
Accounting – Governmental
CPE Credits: 
Member Price: 
Non-Member Price: 
Senior Technical Manager
Senior Program Manager
Who Will Benefit: 

Accounting and financial reporting professionals with at least two years of experience, or who have attended the GFOA’s Intermediate Governmental Accounting seminar or an equivalent program.

Program Description: 

This seminar provides a detailed examination of selected governmental accounting topics.  Emphasis throughout is placed on the practical application of generally accepted accounting principles.

Seminar Objectives: 

Those who successfully complete this seminar should understand the appropriate accounting and financial reporting for:

  •     Investments;
  •     Capital assets;
  •     Debt;
  •     Compensated absences;
  •     Grants;
  •     Risk financing;
  •     Pensions, other postemployment benefits, and termination benefits;
  •     Joint ventures and similar arrangements;
  •     Conversion and consolidation of fund data for inclusion in government-wide financial statements;
  •     Pollution remediation and landfill closure and postclosure care costs;
  •     Rebatable arbitrage;
  •     Service concession arrangements (public-private partnerships);
  •     Sales and pledges of receivables and future revenues;
  •     Nonexchange financial guarantees; and
  •     Government combinations.
Registration Form: