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Training

SPA is pleased to offer customized individual and team training. Please contact us at (865) 974-2591 or spa@utk.edu to learn more about our training and certification programs.

Beginning January 2016, the SPA Certification courses will no longer be offered in Blount Hall.  The training will be offered through Employee and Organizational Development (EOD).  Jay Taylor, SPA Compliance Officer, will present these courses; however, you will need to register through the EOD training link at http://uthr.admin.utk.edu/TandD/Management_Supervision.shtml.

A tentative schedule has been developed for all 12 of the modules required for the SPA Certification.

SPA CERTIFICATION CLASSES

Schedule of Final Charges
December 8, 2016 8:30-11:30
Conference Center Building

Invoicing, Reporting and Cash Receipts
January 18, 2017 8:30-11:30
Conference Center Building

UG and Cost Accounting Standards
February 21, 2017, 8:30-11:30
Conference Center Building

Effort Certification
February 28, 2017, 8:30-11:30
Conference Center Building

Cost Sharing
March 22, 2017, 8:30-11:30
Conference Center Building

Direct Costing
April 18,  2017, 8:30-11:30
Conference Center Building

Overview of Accounting
May 23, 2017, 8:30-11:30
Conference Center Building

F&A Costs
June 13, 2017, 8:30-11:30
Conference Center Building

Business Ethics
July 11, 2017, 8:30-11:30
Conference Center Building

Advanced Topics and Sub-Contract Monitoring
August 8, 2017, 8:30-11:30
Conference Center Building

Cost Transfers
September 27, 2017, 8:30-11:30
Conference Center Building

IRIS Reports
October 11, 2017, 8:30-11:30
Conference Center Building

Schedule of Final Charges
November 15, 2017, 8:30-11:30
Conference Center Building


BUSINESS ETHICS TRAINING

Business Ethics Training Course Material

DIRECT COSTING TRAINING

Direct Cost Training Course Material

SCHEDULE OF FINAL CHARGES (SFC) TRAINING

SFC Training Course Material

Certification Program

SPA is excited to announce that you can now earn a Sponsored Projects Certification! The certificate program consists of 10-12 modules on topics such as SFCs and Business Ethics. There is no timeline to complete the program – just do it at your own pace and add this valuable certificate to your resume!

We know your schedules are busy and your time is valuable, so we are offering these courses in a variety of convenient formats – online, classroom training, etc.  We will even bring the training to your department.

Other Training Opportunities

Employee and Organizational Development

Office of Sponsored Programs Training & Workshops

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