Certificate and Executive Programs

Certificate in Master Controllership (Full Program)

FEB 02 - Feb 17, 2023

Online

DATE

FEB 02 - FEB 17

2023

TIME

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

WHO CAN ATTEND

All

PD HOURS

18 Hours

ETHICS HOURS

0 Hours

STATUS

Registration open until

Jan 25, 2023

EVENT DESCRIPTION

WINTER CERTIFICATE/EXECUTIVE PROGRAM SALE : REGISTER TODAY AND SAVE 20%.

This newly revised course has shifted online into six half day live, instructor-led sessions. Each week has its own registration page should you only wish to attend a certain week. We have adapted the interactive sessions to include regularly scheduled breaks and digital breakout rooms for virtual networking and group discussions. Recordings of all sessions will be available to all registrants:

SCHEDULE

  • Week 1: Feb 2, 3, 2023 (each 9AM - 12PM)
  • Week 2: Feb 9, 10, 2023 (each 9AM - 12PM)
  • Week 3: Feb 16, 17, 2023 (each 9AM - 12PM)
  • Optional Exam: Sat, Feb 18 - Fri, Feb 24, 2023 --> 2-3 hour online optional exam to be done on your own time during this week (the exam be done in parts during the week).

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Participants who complete the program are eligible to write an optional certificate exam included in the course. The exam is not mandatory, and Certificates of Completion will be awarded only to those who successfully complete the exam. CPD hours will be granted regardless if the exam is taken. The exam is only open to full program attendees.

This is a best-practice certificate learning program that seamlessly interweaves soft skills with vital, functional technical skills that will prepare participants to meet the many challenges that controllers and directors of finance face.

WHY TAKE THE COURSE:

  • Learn how to balance soft skills and functional technical skills to meet the challenges that controllers and directors of finance face.
  • Use the Watson-Glaser Critical Thinking for Sound Decision-Making Tool to learn your strengths and weaknesses as they relate to developing strategy, reducing risk and other business competencies.
  • Enhance your knowledge of financial intelligence, financial planning and reporting best practices, and core financial topics.

KEY TAKEAWAYS:

  • Gain a strong appreciation of what organizations expect from the controllership and finance directors
  • Better understand of how to build your finance team to become a strategic business partner to your organization
  • Learn how to manage your time more effectively and make way for financial analysis
  • Explore the future role of the management accountant and how the profession is improving outcomes for companies and their business communities

Upon completion, participants will have proven methods and techniques they can use in everyday workplace situations and challenges of dealing with complexity and uncertainty.

TOPICS INCLUDE:

  • Understand what is currently expected of a controller, and the future role of the management accountant
  • Enhance your knowledge of financial intelligence, financial planning and reporting best practices, and core financial topics
  • Build important skills for financial leaders and organizational business partners

WHO WILL BENEFIT:

Current, new and aspiring controllers who wish to equip themselves with the necessary tools to succeed in a controllership role.

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PRICING

20% Discount Already Applied until Jan 25, 2023

$3164.00 Member

$3164.00 Student

$3604.00 Public

Status: Registration open until Jan 25, 2023

LOCATION

Online

SPEAKER(S) BIO

Barbara A. Palmegiani, B. Comm., FCPA, FCMA is a Partner and National CFO & Controllership Services Leader for BDO Canada. BDO is a leading provider of professional services to clients across Canada and beyond.

Barbara is a former VP, Finance and CFO with broad industry experience in consumer and customer focused businesses: real estate, retail, CPG, health & wellness, private equity. Her executive experience includes reporting directly to CEOs, COOs, and BODs.

Since 2008 Barbara shifted her full time focus to consulting for CFOs. She specializes in Finance Transformation work providing advisory, project leadership, training and coaching to ‘C’ level executives and BODs. Work crosses for-profit large multi-national billion dollar companies, SMEs, entrepreneurial driven start-ups, as well as NFP, and public sector exposure at the municipal, provincial and federal levels of government.

For over 18 years, Barbara has been an educator for CPA Ontario as a session leader for the CPA Certification Program, a developer and facilitator of continuous learning workshops for Controllers and CFO’s. She also facilitates corporate in-house training and coaching for finance and non-finance leaders. Barbara has also served as a part time lecturer for various university undergraduate and MBA programs.

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS

This newly revised course has shifted online into six half day live, instructor-led sessions. Each week has its own registration page should you only wish to attend a certain week. We have adapted the interactive sessions to include regularly scheduled breaks and digital breakout rooms for virtual networking and group discussions. Recordings of all sessions will be available to all registrants:

SCHEDULE

  • Week 1: Feb 2, 3, 2023 (each 9AM - 12PM)
  • Week 2: Feb 9, 10, 2023 (each 9AM - 12PM)
  • Week 3: Feb 16, 17, 2023 (each 9AM - 12PM)
  • This session will be hosted on zoom. Details on accessing your session will be provided closer to the date.

    Registration, cancellation, withdrawal and all other CPA Ontario PD Seminar policies can be found here.