Boot Camp


Registration is now OPEN! To register, click "Register for an Event" on the right side of the page. 

Boot Camp will be held Monday, October 15th & Tuesday, October 16th in conjunction with the FGFOA School of Governmental Finance held at the PGA National Resort & Spa in the Palm Beach Gardens. This two-day Boot Camp will be led by Lynda M. Dennis, CPA, Ph.D. and qualify for 16 hours of AA CPE.

Registration will close on Thursday, August 23rd at 4:00 p.m.

Once again there will be a lottery process to randomly choose the 30 participants for this Boot Camp class, making registration easier and giving everyone a chance to attend. You will be notified if you receive a seat in the Boot Camp or if you are placed on the waiting list.

Beginner Boot Camp Announcement

Who should attend?

•     New accounting/auditing staff

•     Accounting staff desiring to move into other accounting positions

•     Managers and supervisors with limited technical accounting expertise

•     Anyone in need of brushing up on governmental accounting basics

After attending the “Beginner Boot Camp” participants will:

•     Have a working knowledge of fund types and categories

•     Recognize the types of transactions to be recorded in various fund categories

•     Understand the relationship between accounting financial reporting and budgetary accountability

•     Know how to record routine transactions for governmental and business type activities

•     Be familiar with the financial reporting model for state and local governments

Additional Information

Certificates of Attendance will be awarded. There will be a booklet provided with all handout materials and references.

Class size is limited for this intense hands-on interaction between the speaker and participants.

For more information about Boot Camp, please contact Karen Pastula at (850) 701-3618

Registration Fees:

Active Member: $440.00
Associate Member: $480.00