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Finance essentials

Suitable for: APS 1-4


Duration: 1-day workshop
Venue: APS Learning Centre, Canberra
Price: $675.00 (excl. GST)
Registration: Visit APS Learn for scheduled dates and to enrol for this program

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Program overview

This program is designed to ehance your understanding of, and confidence in applying the elements of the resource management and budget framework.

Participant benefits:

On completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Describe key elements of the resource management and budget framework and responsibilities and duties of officials.
  • Apply key internal controls set out in Accountable Authority Instructions (AAIs).
  • Demonstrate value-for-money in procuring goods and services and managing grants.
  • Identify the key planning assumptions underpinning an accrual budget.
  • Explain the Budget and key accrual reporting processes - demonstrating accountability for the use of public resources.
  • Confidently discuss aspects of the resource management and budget framework with colleagues and peers.
Last reviewed: 
14 January 2019