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Controller Education Bundle

Many accountants become company controllers and want to learn about how they can improve in this position. The Controller Education Bundle presents a comprehensive set of courses to greatly increase the knowledge of a new controller. The New Controller Guidebook addresses all aspects of the controller position, while Budgeting covers the process required to create a company budget. Closing the Books reveals every step involved in closing the books and creating financial statements, while Lean Accounting delves into how accounting processes can be made more efficient. Finally, the Accounting Procedures Guidebook shows how to create an effective set of procedures for an accounting department. These five CPE courses are now offered together as an education bundle for 20% off their individual prices.

Course Type: Downloaded PDF materials with online tests

 Course Title Author Category Format CPE Credit 
 New Controller Guidebook  Bragg Accounting PDF Materials 18 hours 
 Budgeting Bragg Finance PDF Materials 14 hours 
 Closing the Books Bragg Accounting PDF Materials 13 hours 
 Lean Accounting Bragg Accounting PDF Materials 13 hours 
 Accounting Procedures Guidebook Bragg Accounting PDF Materials 11 hours 

69 hours 


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 $368 (A $460 value. Save 20% off the retail price!) Purchase Bundle 



Course Description
The New Controller Guidebook covers every aspect of being a controller, including the management of accounts payable, cash, credit, collections, inventory, payroll, and more. The course also shows you how to close the books, which reports to issue to the management team, how to create a budget, and how to select and install an accounting computer system.
Author: Steven Bragg 


Course Description
Budgeting shows you how to assemble a complete system of budgets, including budgets for revenue, production, overhead, administration, and compensation. The course also addresses several variations on the basic budgeting concept - the flexible budget and the zero-base budget. The course also delves into how to operate a business without a budget. Finally, there are many procedures, controls, and reports designed to complement a budget.
Author: Steven Bragg 


Course Description
Closing the Books gives you a complete understanding of how information is summarized into the financial statements, as well as the closing steps needed to create financial statements. It shows how to fine-tune the closing process to achieve a shorter close, and describes the variety of financial statement formats that are available. The course even addresses financial statement disclosures, public company reporting, and the controls and record keeping needed for the closing process.
Author: Steven Bragg 


Course Description
Lean Accounting reveals how to streamline the accounting department with over 150 improvement tips for billing, collections, cost accounting, fixed assets, payables, payroll, and more. The course describes how to use value stream mapping, flow charting, traffic analysis, and measurement systems to decide which changes to make, including discussions of how to maximize the value created by the various improvements.
Author: Steven Bragg 


Course Description
The Accounting Procedures Guidebook contains the procedures and forms you need for every accounting system, from accounts payable to treasury, as well as for such operational areas as order entry, shipping, purchasing, and receiving. Procedures are separately stated for manual and computerized accounting systems.  The course also addresses how to create and enforce procedures, as well as when to update them. 
Author: Steven Bragg 

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