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 an online course that will be delivered over two sessions (AM and PM) in one day. It will be remotely delivered through MS Teams and facilitated by subject matter experts.
Scheduled Dates* include:
- 9 March 2021
- 3 June 2021