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 2021 training series has concluded.

If you would like to be added to the list for announcements and registration information for the 2022 training series, please send an email

Past Trainings - Agendas and Materials

Date Topics
November 10, 2021 OMB Updates, Public Records, Ethics
August 5, 2021 Cybersecurity, Vendor Fraud, IT Cost Savings
June 8, 2021 GASB Updates and Governmental Financial Statements
May 13, 2021 Developing Adaptable Employees, Effective Risk Assessments, Organizational Accountability
April 6, 2021 Single Audit, Meetings that Work, Leadership
November 12, 2020 CARES Act Update, Perspectives on Federal Audits, Risks of Occupational Fraud
October 8, 2020 Forecasting in a Pandemic, State Budgeting, Performance Measurement, Analysis in Excel
September 10, 2020 Ethics, Federal OMB Updates (Grants and Agreements) Agenda only
August 13, 2020 CARES Funding Updates, Maintaining Internal Controls During COVID, and Audit Implications from COVID (Agenda only)
June 23 & 25, 2020 Single Audit 2020 Updates, Cybersecurity in State and Local Government, and more  (Agenda only)
September 5, 2019 Financial Reporting for the Public, Ethics for Accountants, more
May 30,2019 Internal Controls, Conflict in the Workplace, Report Writing, Contract Auditing, more
April 18, 2019 Single Audit for the Non-Auditor, Internal Controls, Writing in Plain Language, more
April 25, 2018 Introduction to CLA, the ACFR, and the Single Audit
August 30, 2018 Audit Findings and Effective Responses, IT Security, Managing a Multigenerational Workforce

Contact Information

132 State Street
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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