Basics of Construction Accounting (A four-part program)

Oct 26, 2022 - 3:00 PM (ET) - Live, Online
Hosted by CFMA

About this Event

Wednesday, Thursday
October 26, 27, 2022
3-5 PM (ET), Noon-2 PM (PT)

There is still time to enroll in the Basics of Construction Accounting! You can participate in parts 3 & 4 live on Oct. 26 & 27 and earn 4 CPE credits. Watch the recordings to get caught up on what was covered in parts 1 & 2.

This course is designed for accounting professionals new to the construction industry, as well as construction industry professionals who want or need a better understanding of construction accounting processes, construction cost management systems, job costs and job cost reporting, the WIP, and the most important elements of a contractor's financial statements. This course provides an introduction to the key processes and practices that make construction accounting unique.

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Identify key construction accounting principles.
  • Explain the core points of revenue recognition.
  • Discuss the importance of a job cost system.
  • Calculate earned revenue.
  • Identify what a construction company expects from its financial manager.
  • Use industry data to benchmark your company

Level & Prerequisites
This is a group-live program at the Basic Level. No prerequisites or advanced preparation required.

CPE Credits 
This program provides 8 CPE credits in the field of Accounting.

Who Should Attend?
Accountants and CPAs new to the construction industry, new Construction Financial Managers & controllers, accounting department support staff; project managers, construction managers, risk & IT professionals, financial services providers, owners, and anyone who would benefit from an understanding of the fundamental construction accounting processes.

Featured Speakers

Linda Clifford, MBA, - Construction Contractor
Rod Barbour, CPA - CFO, Lawson Mechanical Contractors
Gordon Spector, CPA, CCIFP - CFO, Schetter Electric, LLC
Tim Long, CPA - Controller, Mark III Construction 

Sponsored by


Members: $260.00
Non-members: $435.00

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