Comprehensive Update on GAAP -- 1 Day

Government and nongovernment accountants, and financial managers can stay current and understand the importance of evolving accounting standards. It covers the significant changes and clarifications to authoritative and nonauthoritative standards that impact accounting.

Learning Objectives

This course covers:

  • Applying GAAP (FASAB, FASB, GASB or CASB) and recent changes in these standards 
  • Developing confidence in financial statement preparation and disclosures
  • Reviewing practical implementation issues for government and nongovernment operations 
  • Understanding the impact of the FASB Accounting Standards Codification project
  • How to consider the impact of International Financial Accounting Standards
  • The future of standards

Related Courses

  • Accounting Principles in the Federal Government
  • Basic Federal Accounting Principles
  • CGFM Course 2: Governmental Accounting, Financial Reporting and Budgeting
  • Field(s) of Study


    Course Length

    1 day

    Course Level



    Hester, Chuck

    CPE Hours


    Group Cost

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