Finance  |  Format: Flash

Improve Your Month-End Closing Process

Course Overview
This course introduces the user to the month-end closing process and ways an organization can improve that process by making it more efficient and accurate. The course will also discuss the needs of the users of the financial information and the roles key personnel and departments play in the month-end closing process to get the users the information they need.

Learning Objectives
After completing this course, the course participant should be able to:

  • Identify relevant personnel and departments in the month-end closing process.
  • Determine the roles each department and the personnel within those departments play in the process.
  • Recognize the needs of the various users of the financial information gathered during month-end closing.
  • Determine the steps an organization can take in each relevant area to make the month-end closing process more efficient and accurate.
    Catalog Number: 99BRO04
    CPE Credits: 1 Registry / 1 QAS
    Author: Bernie Brown
    Advanced Preparation:
    Course Level: Basic
    Field of Study: Finance
    Content Partner: SmartPros Ltd.
    QAS: QAS Certified based on 50 minute hours.
    Course Type: Self-study
    Minimum Passing Grade: 70%
    Soft/Hardware Reqs.:  Adobe Acrobat® Reader for the .pdf files
     Adobe® Flash® Player 9 or higher
     56k or Greater Internet Connection
     Modern DHTML Compatible Browser
     Ram: 256 MB minimum
     Sound card with speakers/headphones
     Windows or Mac OS
    Release/Expiration Dates: Mar 31, 2014 / Apr 01, 2022