The State Auditor’s Office sponsors CPE-eligible financial trainings periodically throughout the year. These trainings are geared toward financial officers and are offered free of charge to Vermont state employees, school officials, and local officials.

The next training in this series will take place on September 10, 2020 from 8:30 am to 12:20 pm (EST). Click here for details and registration information.

For topics and materials from past training events, see below.




September 5, 2019   Agenda


Session #1 - Translating Financial Literacy for the General Public

Session #2 - GASB Update

Session #3 - Fraud and Internal Controls

Session #4 - Ethics for Accountants

Session#5 - Common Financial Statement Mistakes

May 30, 2019   Agenda


Session #1 - Sub-recipient Monitoring

Session #2 - Internal Controls

Session #3 - Handling Difficult Conversations and Conflict in the Workplace

Session #4 - Effective Report Writing

Session #5 - Contract Auditing and Management

April 18, 2019  Agenda


Session #1 - Single Audit for the Non-Auditor

Session #2 - Internal Controls Over Compliance

Session #3 - Service Organization Control Reports

Session #4 - Writing in Plain Language: Quick and Useful Tips

Session #5 - Intergovernmental Dependency: Impact of Federal Funding and Grants

April 25, 2018
Auditors Explain the Audit Process for CAFR and Single Audit


August 30, 2018


Session #1 - Audit Findings and Effective Responses

Session #2 - IT Security and Assessments

Session #3 - VT 2018 Fall  - UG Subrecipient Training

Session #4 - GASB Update

Session #5 - Managing Employees in a Multigenerational Workforce

Contact Information

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Montpelier VT 05633-5101
Phone: 1-802-828-2281
Toll-Free in VT: 1-877-290-1400
Fax: 1-802-828-5599

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