GFOA ALBERTA PRESENTS

ONLINE LEARNING CENTER

Municipal Basics

Annual Budget: Operating & Capital Budgets

 

Member Rate: $75.00     |     Non-Member Rate: $150.00  |  CPE Credits: 1.0

What You Will Learn

  1. Roles and responsibilities of Financial Administration as detailed in the Municipal Government Act (MGA)
  2. Benefits and challenges of building a detailed Strategic Plan
  3. Key components of both Operating and Capital Budgets
  4. How each Budget aligns with the Strategic Plan
  5. Amortization and financial shortfalls
  6. Civil and financial liabilities of Council members
  7. Key policies that can be put in place to support a detailed budget process
  8. Various tools that can be engaged when building a Municipal Budget
  9. Types and importance of the most common Financial Reports used within a Municipal structure
  10. Fundamental Operating Budget Principles
  11. Build a budget presentation
  12. Each session of the Budget and Audited Financial Statements

 

Recommended Background

√  Municipal Fundamentals

 

Class Content

Section 1: Operating and Capital Budgets
44 Resources | Estimated Time to Complete: 61 Minutes

Section 2: Resources
3 Resources | Estimated Time to Complete: 0 Minutes

Class Details

Annual Budget: Operating and Capital Budgets

Municipalities across Alberta develop a series of budgetary documents each year including documents for council review, reports of actual and forecasted results, and material to share with the public. Based on member requests, AUMA has collected several samples to assist as examples of possible approaches to preparing municipal budget documents.

Not a GFOA Alberta member?

If your municipality is already a member, you may already have a membership available,
and if not, we’ll be happy to help you join!

About Us

GFOA Alberta is a professional organization whose purpose is to enhance the practice of governmental finance in the Province of Alberta. Our objectives include:

  • Promote networking opportunities for all government finance officials within all levels of government
  • Support and promotion of Provincial, Canadian and International GFOA Conferences and training programs
  • Communication with membership on financial issues
  • Liaison with Municipal Affairs
  • Enhance the profile of GFOA Alberta.

Our Association is affiliated with the International Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) and maintains contact with its staff to promote training opportunities and participation in annual international GFOA conferences.

Quick Connect to GFOA Alberta

Contact Us

We're always happy to hear from you. Please send us a message by filling out the form below and we will get back with you shortly.

First
Last

Quick Connect to GFOA Alberta

About Us

GFOA Alberta is a professional organization whose purpose is to enhance the practice of governmental finance in the Province of Alberta. Our objectives include:

  • Promote networking opportunities for all government finance officials within all levels of government
  • Support and promotion of Provincial, Canadian and International GFOA Conferences and training programs
  • Communication with membership on financial issues
  • Liaison with Municipal Affairs
  • Enhance the profile of GFOA Alberta.

Our Association is affiliated with the International Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) and maintains contact with its staff to promote training opportunities and participation in annual international GFOA conferences.

Contact Us

We're always happy to hear from you. Please send us a message by filling out the form below and we will get back with you shortly.

First
Last