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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.

SPA Training:
SPA Training classes are held in Blount Hall, Rm A004, (ground floor training room).

Jay Taylor and Janet Bruce, SPA Compliance Officers, are presenting the courses. You will need to register through K@TE to attend.

Please see below for all currently scheduled classes available for registration through K@TE.

 

COVID-19 UPDATE

All in-person training classes through August 2021 have been canceled. You may sign up for the virtual and in-person classes through K@TE. Please contact Jay Taylor at vtaylor@utk.edu if you have any questions.

 

SPA CERTIFICATION CLASSES

Overview of Accounting

January 21, 2021 || 08:30 – 11:30

Zoom (Sign up through K@TE)


SFCs

February 11, 2021 || 08:30 – 11:30

Zoom (Sign up through K@TE)


Understanding F&A

February 25, 2021 || 08:30 – 11:30

Zoom (Sign up through K@TE)


Direct Costing

March 18, 2021 || 08:30 – 11:30

Zoom (Sign up through K@TE)


Cost Transfers

April 15, 2021 || 08:30 – 11:30

Zoom (Sign up through K@TE)


Cost Sharing

May 13, 2021 || 08:30 – 11:30

Zoom (Sign up through K@TE)


Business Ethics

June 17, 2021 || 08:30 – 11:30

Zoom (Sign up through K@TE)


OMB UG & Cost Accounting

July 15, 2021 || 08:30 – 11:30

Zoom (Sign up through K@TE)


Invoicing and Financial Reports

August 10, 2021 || 08:30 – 11:30

Blount Hall, Rm A004


Effort

September 14, 2021 || 08:30 – 11:30

Blount Hall, Rm A004


Advance Topics

October 12, 2021 || 08:30 – 11:30

Blount Hall, Rm A004


IRIS Reports

November 09, 2021 || 08:30 – 11:30

Blount Hall, Rm A004

 


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. Please contact Jay Taylor at vtaylor@utk.edu for more information.

Other Training Opportunities

Employee and Organizational Development

Office of Sponsored Programs Training & Workshops