Kaplan University School of Professional and Continuing Education Kaplan University School of Professional and Continuing Education

Improve Your Accounting and Finance Teams’ Effectiveness (IAF)

8-Hour Program (Great industry course)

WHY ATTEND THIS COURSE?

This course is designed to help financial leaders of all sized entities improve their finance and accounting teams’ effectiveness and efficiency. It provides detailed practical guidance and illustrations, as well as synopses for specialized issues.

DESIGNED FOR...

Chief Financial Officers, Treasurers, and Controllers.

This course can also be used as a refresher, by giving a broad overview of the critical pieces in leading and managing an organization’s accounting and finance functions.

OBJECTIVE

Participants will be able to apply the knowledge they obtain in this program to their day-to-day operations of the financial close, cash management, forecasting, and operational dashboards, as well as the longer-term tasks of bank relationships, risk management, financial planning, budgeting, inventory control and costing, and accounts receivable management.

MAJOR SUBJECTS

The program focus is across companies’ financial support functions, with stronger emphasis on those items which drive an organization’s cash management, financial planning and analysis, decision support, and managerial accounting needs. It provides practical process examples for dealing with the variety of items that come up in finance and accounting departments. This program also provides advice and examples for adding value through capital management and enabling growth.


COURSE ACRONYM: IAF

PRESENTATION METHOD: Group-live

LEVEL OF KNOWLEDGE: Intermediate

PREREQUISITES:

  • Accounting experience
  • ADVANCE PREPARATION
  • Practical work experience in the accounting and finance functions

FIELD OF STUDY: Accounting

RECOMMENDED CPE CREDIT: 8 hours


NOTE: This course is available as an 8-hour and 4-hour program:

  • Improve Your Accounting and Finance Teams’ Effectiveness (IAF)
  • Improve Your Accounting and Finance Teams’ Effectiveness (IAF4)

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SmartPros®, A Kaplan Company and Loscalzo Institute, A Kaplan Company are registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.