Training

Dedicated to the sound management of government financial resources, GFOA provides professional development training opportunities to state, provincial, and local level government officials and other finance practitioners each year.  Training courses are presented as basic, intermediate, advanced, update, or overview.

Take part in CPE accredited: 

  • Group-live courses - Take advantage of training close to home or in your area by participating in a one or two-day seminar with a GFOA instructor
  • Immersion courses - Maximize your training opportunities by taking part in GFOA's week-long Accounting or Budget Academy held at GFOA's offices in Chicago.
  • Internet-based seminars - Enjoy the convienence of training at yoru desktop by viewing GFOA's one or two-hour presentations 
  • Live-Streaming courses - Save on travel by watching a live video stream of the training on your computer
  • Preconference and annual conference sessions - Thousands of public finance professionals gather each year for this three-day conference to share ideas, develop technical and managerial skills, view new products, and network with peers.  

 Training Calendar