Best Practices in Budgeting and Fiscal Policy

Training Type: 
Course Status: 
Repeat Offering
Date and Time: 
Mar 29 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm  EDT
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Basic understanding of budgeting principles

Senior Program Manager
Who Will Benefit: 

Financial professionals seeking to expand their expertise in budgeting and fiscal policy.

Program Description: 

Over the last couple of decades, the GFOA has developed more than 35 best practices related to budgeting that cover: 1) fiscal policy; 2) linking the budget to organizational goals and performance; 3) the budget process and budgetary techniques; and 4) specific elements of the operating budget document. This interactive Internet training program focuses on the practical implementation of these best practices.

Seminar Objectives: 

Those who successfully complete this seminar should be able to:

  • Identify GFOA’s best practices on budgeting
  • Apply GFOA's best practices to practical implementation
Recommended Other Reading: 

Go to and click on the “Best Practices and Advisories” link to access the budgeting and fiscal policy best practices. 

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