2015 Business Office Training Registration Form

Jan. 30, 2015

The Business Office will be hosting training courses over the next few months. These are available for any CFAES or University employee that would like to attend.

Please note some courses have requested Pre-Requisite training. This pre-training is not mandatory, but the course will have more meaning if you do. If you have recently taken these trainings it is not necessary to take them again. 

All of the courses below are offered free of charge.

Questions? Email Cindy Buxton

Link: Training Registration Form

Course Descriptions:

1. Special Buying Considerations - learn some of the advanced rules for purchasing items at the University. We will cover restricted items, key dollar amount thresholds and vendor setup issues. 

  • Method:                            Online Course via Adobe Connect
  • Date of Event:                   March 24, 2015,  1:30-3:30pm
  • Pre-Requisite Training:      Introduction to Buying Tools Slides and Video 1:45:19
  • Last Date to Register:       Mar 16

2. New Director or New Fiscal Employee Basic Training - This course is an overview of all fiscal functions for new fiscal employees and new Unit Approvers/Directors. This is not a detailed review, but will provide the basic terminology and topics for new employees. (Repeated as In Person course below)

  • Method:                            Online Course via Adobe Connect
  • Date:                                 April 8, 2015, 1:00 - 4:00pm
  • Pre-Requisite Training:      None
  • Last Date to Register:       Mar 31

3. New Director or New Fiscal Employee Basic Training - This course is an overview of all fiscal functions for new fiscal employees and new Unit Approvers/Directors. This is not a detailed review, but will provide the basic terminology and topics for new employees. (This is the same training as above but offered in person with more in depth discussion of topics)

  • Method:                            In Person, Columbus Ohio, Location To Be Determined
  • Date:                                 April 16, 2015, 9:00am - 4:00pm
  • Pre-Requisite Training:      None
  • Last Date to Register:       Mar 31

4. Internal Audit Recommendations - This course will cover some recent recommendations from internal audits conducted at the University. 

  • Method:                            Online Course via Adobe Connect
  • Date:                                 May 21, 2015, 1:30-3:30pm
  • Pre-Requisite Training:     None
  • Last Date to Register:       May 13

5. County Budget Preparations - This course will cover finding information to create calendar year budgets, including running advanced eReports and using historical budget templates. 

  • Method:                            Online Course via Adobe Connect
  • Date:                                 June 18, 2015, 1:30-3:30pm
  • Pre-Requisite Training:     GL 6 eReports - OSU Carmen self enrollment
                                              Accessing eReports Slides and Video 22:08
                                               Reading eReports Slides and Video 1:26:15
  • Last Date to Register:       Jun 10                  

Link: Training Registration Form