This Understanding Local Government Finance course is designed to provide participants with a basic understanding of how an Irish Local Authority sources their income to fund day to day expenditure and capital expenditure. The course will also provide participants with an appreciation of how the budget process works in a Local Authority and an understanding of the Income and Expenditure Account and Balance Sheet of a Local Authority. Finally, the course will examine the role of internal and external audit in a local government context.
This course has been modified for online delivery. It is a four and a half hour online course that will be delivered over two sessions (10:00am – 12:30pm and 1:00pm to 3:00pm). It will be remotely delivered through MS Teams and facilitated by subject matter experts.
Scheduled Dates* include:
- 30 September 2020
- 1 December 2020