Business Managers Certificate (BMC) Core Block
This certificate provides the core knowledge and skills necessary to operate successfully as a GSU Business Manager. The certificate is designed for an individual newly promoted into a Business Manager position, a current Business Manager looking to improve their skillset, or someone preparing to move into a Business Manager position.
The program covers the basic fiduciary responsibilities and financial, management, HR skills (e.g., managing inventory, handling cash, ePAFs, etc.) an employee needs to be a successful Business Manager. Competencies for this certificate were identified by focus groups composed of a cross section of GSU leadership, input from GSU CAOs, and online research. The certificate program is delivered as a cohort workshop spanning four days of training. Typically delivered via instructor-led training (ILT) in a classroom over two weeks: on a Tue/Thu one week and a Tue/Thu the following week.
Registration is $150. Continental breakfast and lunch are provided.
Contact Doug Samuels at firstname.lastname@example.org.
PREREQUISITE: attendees must have completed all Spectrum courses (i.e., Intro to Spectrum/PantherMart, Financial Reports and Inquiries, Journal Entry, PantherMart requestor, and PantherMart Payment Request/Travel) prior to attending this program.
Core Block Topics:
- Accounting Principles/Services
- Accounts Receivable/Cashiering
- Accounts Payable – Disbursements/Travel
- HR – ePAF, eTime, and the PRF
- Cyber Security Services
- Grants and Contracts
- Business Services
- Asset Management