EVENT DESCRIPTION

SCHEDULE

This course has shifted online into three, half-day sessions.

  • Tuesday, October 19, 2021, 9:00am - 1:00pm
  • Wednesday, October 20, 2021, 9:00am - 1:00pm
  • Thursday, October 21, 2021, 9:00am - 1:00pm
  • NOTE: This course is a live webinar. You must attend the live course to receive verifiable CPD hours. We recommend you join five minutes prior to the scheduled starting time. To get the full experience of this interactive course, use a computer that has video and microphone capabilities.

    Learn the fundamentals of Business Process Analysis and how it supports more accurate costing and profitability analysis.

    This webinar will review the fundamentals of business process analysis & costing (BPAC) and explore how it can be used to enhance resource deployment, cost and profitability management and operational planning. You will learn basic BPAC principles to gain insight into resource capacity management, business process optimization and improved operational costing.

    BPAC provides a shared environment for operational, financial and strategic managers to develop a common understanding of the key operational factors influencing costs and budgets. This course will demonstrate how to use BPAC technology to create visual and interactive business models to fully enable BPAC’s collaborative approach. Group breakout sessions will help reinforce an understanding of BPAC concepts.

    CPAs are encouraged to attend with their operational and strategic planning colleagues to fully realize the benefits of BPAC.

    KEY TAKEAWAYS

    • Identify common challenges in operational costing and linkages to business processes
    • Understand the evolution of cost management methodologies
    • Review the value of a structured implementation methodology for implementing BPAC
    • Discuss the role and value of BPAC technology
    • Discover the importance of aligning BPAC projects with other organizational initiatives like Lean and Performance Management

    WHO WILL BENEFIT

    CPAs, operational managers and analysts looking to increase their knowledge of operational planning and costing/profitability analysis.