Fundamentals Virtual Forum FAQs

Please view our list of frequently asked questions below.

GFOA's Fundamentals Virtual Forum is a training opportunity is designed for new government finance staff who are either starting their career journey or transitioning to public finance from the  private sector.

Seven of the ten virtual forum sessions will be based on the content areas of GFOA's Certified Public Finance Officers (CPFO) program, which is recognized throughout the industry as a major foundational component in the success of future leaders in government finance.

The Fundamentals Virtual Forum will be held July 11-15, which two sessions each day, as well as a kick off session on Monday, July 11.



The member rate is $149.99 and the non-member rate is $249.99.

Yes. Anyone who attends GFOA's 116th Annual Conference will receive a 25 percent discount for themselves and members of their staff. When registering, the discount will automatically be applied to your fee at checkout.

No. While this forum uses content areas from GFOA's Certified Public Finance Officer (CPFO) program, it is separate.


You can earn a maximum of 15 CPE credits for attending the virtual forum. CPE credits vary depending on the session.

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