2020 – 20 PART WEBINAR SERIES

Individual Webinars $175

Training 3

10 Part Webinar Series for 2020

GFOA Alberta, in cooperation with Bloom Centre for Municipal Education, is proud to bring to you 20 new webinars in 2020.

15 PD Credits for $1,500 150 PD Credits for $7,200
45 PD Credits for $2,700 300 PD Credits for $11,700
75 PD Credits for $4,200 450 PD Credits for $14,700

 

Choose any 10 webinars

  1. Municipal Basics – January 29, 2020
  2. Priority Based Budgeting – February 12, 2020
  3. Development/Offsite Levies Accounting – February 26, 2020
  4. Municipal Strategic Planning – March 11, 2020
  5. Municipal Financial Department Basics – March 25, 2020
  6. Developing a Long Term Financial Plan – April 8, 2020
  7. Performance Measures – April 22, 2020
  8. Annual Report – May 13, 2020
  9. Financial Statement Disclosures – May 27, 2020
  10. Municipal Financial Health – June 24, 2020
  11. Accounting for Capital Assets – July 8, 2020
  12. Financial Systems – ERP and Reporting – July 22, 2020
  13. Improving Financial Reporting Processes – August 12, 2020
  14. Bloom Municipal Scan – September 9, 2020
  15. Council Meeting Basics – September 23, 2020
  16. Municipal Utility Rates and Franchise Fees – October 7, 2020
  17. Municipal Reserves 101 – October 21, 2020
  18. Be a Better Manager – November 4, 2020
  19. Building a Better Budget Document – November 18, 2020
  20. Service Inventory and Overhead Allocation – December 2, 2020

2020 – 20 Part Webinar Series

10 Part Webinar Series for 2020

GFOA Alberta, in cooperation with Bloom Centre for Municipal Education, is proud to bring to you 20 new webinars in 2020.

15 PD Credits for $1,500

45 PD Credits for $2,700

75 PD Credits for $4,200

150 PD Credits for $7,200

300 PD Credits for $11,700

450 PD Credits for $14,700

 

Choose any 10 webinars

  1. Municipal Basics – January 29, 2020
  2. Priority Based Budgeting – February 12, 2020
  3. Development/Offsite Levies Accounting – February 26, 2020
  4. Municipal Strategic Planning – March 11, 2020
  5. Municipal Financial Department Basics – March 25, 2020
  6. Developing a Long Term Financial Plan – April 8, 2020
  7. Performance Measures – April 22, 2020
  8. Annual Report – May 13, 2020
  9. Financial Statement Disclosures – May 27, 2020
  10. Municipal Financial Health – June 24, 2020
  11. Accounting for Capital Assets – July 8, 2020
  12. Financial Systems – ERP and Reporting – July 22, 2020
  13. Improving Financial Reporting Processes – August 12, 2020
  14. Bloom Municipal Scan – September 9, 2020
  15. Council Meeting Basics – September 23, 2020
  16. Municipal Utility Rates and Franchise Fees – October 7, 2020
  17. Municipal Reserves 101 – October 21, 2020
  18. Be a Better Manager – November 4, 2020
  19. Building a Better Budget Document – November 18, 2020
  20. Service Inventory and Overhead Allocation – December 2, 2020

2020 – 20 Part Webinar Series

Register Today!

20 Part Webinar Series for 2020

GFOA Alberta, in cooperation with Bloom Centre for Municipal Education, is proud to bring to you 20 new Webinars in 2020.

30 PD Credits for $2,750 300 PD Credits for $14,400
90 PD Credits for $5,400 600 PD Credits for $23,400
150 PD Credits for $8,400 900 PD Credits for $29,400

 

Receive all 20 webinars

  1. Municipal Basics – January 29, 2020
  2. Priority Based Budgeting – February 12, 2020
  3. Development/Offsite Levies Accounting – February 26, 2020
  4. Municipal Strategic Planning – March 11, 2020
  5. Municipal Financial Department Basics – March 25, 2020
  6. Developing a Long Term Financial Plan – April 8, 2020
  7. Performance Measures – April 22, 2020
  8. Annual Report – May 13, 2020
  9. Financial Statement Disclosures – May 27, 2020
  10. Municipal Financial Health – June 24, 2020
  11. Accounting for Capital Assets – July 8, 2020
  12. Financial Systems – ERP and Reporting – July 22, 2020
  13. Improving Financial Reporting Processes – August 12, 2020
  14. Bloom Municipal Scan – September 9, 2020
  15. Council Meeting Basics – September 23, 2020
  16. Municipal Utility Rates and Franchise Fees – October 7, 2020
  17. Municipal Reserves 101 – October 21, 2020
  18. Be a Better Manager – November 4, 2020
  19. Building a Better Budget Document – November 18, 2020
  20. Service Inventory and Overhead Allocation – December 2, 2020

2020 – 20 Part Webinar Series

20 Part Webinar Series for 2020

GFOA Alberta, in cooperation with Bloom Centre for Municipal Education, is proud to bring to you 20 new webinars in 2020.

30 PD Credits for $2,750

90 PD Credits for $5,400

150 PD Credits for $8,400

300 PD Credits for $14,400

600 PD Credits for $23,400

900 PD Credits for $29,400

 

Receive all 20 webinars

  1. Municipal Basics – January 29, 2020
  2. Priority Based Budgeting – February 12, 2020
  3. Development/Offsite Levies Accounting – February 26, 2020
  4. Municipal Strategic Planning – March 11, 2020
  5. Municipal Financial Department Basics – March 25, 2020
  6. Developing a Long Term Financial Plan – April 8, 2020
  7. Performance Measures – April 22, 2020
  8. Annual Report – May 13, 2020
  9. Financial Statement Disclosures – May 27, 2020
  10. Municipal Financial Health – June 24, 2020
  11. Accounting for Capital Assets – July 8, 2020
  12. Financial Systems – ERP and Reporting – July 22, 2020
  13. Improving Financial Reporting Processes – August 12, 2020
  14. Bloom Municipal Scan – September 9, 2020
  15. Council Meeting Basics – September 23, 2020
  16. Municipal Utility Rates and Franchise Fees – October 7, 2020
  17. Municipal Reserves 101 – October 21, 2020
  18. Be a Better Manager – November 4, 2020
  19. Building a Better Budget Document – November 18, 2020
  20. Service Inventory and Overhead Allocation – December 2, 2020

2020 – 20 Part Webinar Series

Register Today!

Training 2 (3)

Municipal Basics

By Tim Duhamel

Provides an overview of municipalities from top to bottom, with a special emphasis on key processes and today’s complex financial challenges.


Read More Duration: 1:24:01

Priority Based Budgeting

By Tim Duhamel

Learn PBB from an expert, and how to budget in today’s challenging economic climate!

 


Read More Duration: 1:24:01

Development Offsite Levies Accounting – In Depth

By Tim Duhamel, Stephanie Porter

Learn about detailed development levy accounting.  This is must have knowledge for professionals dealing with municipal development challenges!


Read More Duration: 1:37:57

Municipal Strategic Planning

By Tim Duhamel

Provides an understanding of how the strategic plan is linked through all municipal processes, resulting in how we do our daily work.


Read More Duration: 1:27:01

Municipal Financial Department Basics

By Tim Duhamel, Stephanie Porter

Finance departments are critical for any municipality’s success.  This webinar provides significant insights and tips for financial department improvements.


Read More Duration: 1:29:11

Developing a Long-Term Financial Plan

By Tim Duhamel

Learn the benefits, components and methodology of a long-term financial plan for financial sustainability!


Read More Duration: 1:37:53

Performance Measures

By Tim Duhamel

Measuring performance is a key enabler of performance improvement.  This webinar provides a comprehensive review of performance measurement in the municipal environment!


Read More Duration: 1:35:37

Annual Report

By Tim Duhamel, Stephanie Porter

Learn how an annual report provides a comprehensive report on a municipality’s activities for the preceding year, and the information it provides about a municipality’s financial performance.


Read More Duration: 1:32:58

Financial Statement Disclosures

By Stephanie Porter, Tim Duhamel

Financial statement disclosure provides information about a municipality’s financial operations.  Learn how they are a key component of transparency in the municipal environment!


Read More Duration: 1:34:01

Municipal Financial Health

By Tim Duhamel

In today’s complex environment, municipal financial health is increasingly challenged.  This webinar will cover key indicators of municipal financial health with strategies for financial sustainability.


Read More Duration: 1:31:21

Accounting for Capital Assets

By Tim Duhamel, Stephanie Porter

Quality accounting for capital assets is critical for municipalities to meet asset management planning requirements.  Learn methods of accounting for projects in progress, amortization, and contributed assets.


Read More Duration: 1:38:01

Financial Systems – ERP and Reporting

By Tim Duhamel

This webinar will provide a comprehensive review of ERP’s in the municipal financial world.  Learn key strategies for the implementation and maintenance of an ERP system!


Read More Duration: 1:37:52

Improving Financial Reporting Processes

By Tim Duhamel, Stephanie Porter

Provides a comprehensive discussion on the entire reporting process.  Insight on reporting risk and tips are included to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of your municipality’s reporting process!


Read More Duration: 1:34:51

Bloom Municipal Scan

By Tim Duhamel

This webinar will cover Bloom’s custom municipal SWOT methodology and provide you with a systematic way to understand the many challenges and opportunities your municipality faces!


Read More Duration: 1:36:40

Council Meeting Basics

By Tim Duhamel

Council meeting rules are complex and can be intimidating to newly elected officials and administrators presenting to council.  Learn the basics of Robert’s Rules, governance, and writing an effective report for council.


Read More Duration: 1:30:21

Municipal Utility Rates and Franchise Fees

By Tim Duhamel, Ryan Musch

Non-tax supported revenues are important funding sources for municipalities.  This webinar will cover the basics of utility regulations, as well as the franchise fee methodology.


Read More Duration: 1:48:08

Municipal Reserves 101

By Tim Duhamel

Municipal reserve funds serve many purposes.  This webinar covers what reserves are critical to long-term financial sustainability and how to develop a long term reserve strategy for your municipality!


Read More Duration: 1:30:12

Be a Better Manager

By Tim Duhamel

Management skill is an important attribute for individual and organizational success.  This webinar will provide a framework for developing individual management skills to make you a better manager.


Read More November 4, 2020

Building a Better Budget Document

By Tim Duhamel, Stephanie Porter

Transparent communication is the goal of a quality budget document.  Learn how to transform financial information into a meaningful narrative for council and the public!


Read More November 18, 2020

Service Inventory and Overhead Allocation

By Tim Duhamel

Understanding value for taxes requires communicating the services a municipality delivers.  Learn how to develop a service inventory and allocate support services for accurate costing.


Read More December 2, 2020

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