Accounting  |  Format: Flash

Accounting for the Lean Enterprise

Course Overview
This course provides an overview of accounting for the lean enterprise. This includes a discussion of lean thinking, how to implement lean, and the concept of kaizen. This course also addresses topics such as the various types of costing methods, dysfunctional behavior, value stream costing, and value stream performance measures. Finally, this course outlines how to implement lean accounting for accounts payable, accounts receivable, and financial statement preparation.

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

  • List and understand the five key steps in implementing lean
  • Recognize key principles surrounding the 5S method for supporting lean
  • Differentiate between various inventory costing methods
  • Recognize key principles with respect to productivity measurement and reporting
  • Recognize types of lean processes that can be implemented for office operations

    Catalog Number: 99KEN01
    CPE Credits: 2 Registry / 2 QAS
    Author: Bonnie Kennedy
    Advanced Preparation:
    Course Level: Basic
    Field of Study: Accounting
    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
     Windows or Mac OS
    Release/Expiration Dates: Oct 08, 2018 / Oct 08, 2020