Professional Development

Upcoming dates

Build mastery in critical tools while exploring new trends and useful approaches to address the complex problems facing your organization. Want to train a large group? Or are you interested in having us customize our training curriculum to meet your specific needs? Contact us today!


30 May 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Jamie Black
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 1.00
  • Fees: $No Charge
Overview

Protect your organization by identifying and keeping tabs on crucial risks before they become a crisis. Learn how and why to implement risk management processes for public sector organizations that do not have them; and how to improve existing processes for those that do.

18 June 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Jamie Black
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 1.00
  • Fees: $No Charge
Overview

Automate your Annual Comprehensive Financial Report and other Financial Reports with Workiva's cloud platform for unparalleled results.

19-20 June 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Ed McCaulley
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 8.00
  • Fees: $698
Overview

Take your internal controls to the next level with this online course. Designed for professionals in local government, this course explores best practices for internal controls, controls for the accounts payable process, key financial control points, basic policies related to the disbursement of funds, and more.

25 June 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Jamie Black
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 1.00
  • Fees: $No Charge
Overview

This webinar will examine the processes, benefits, and challenges of implementing Robotic Process Automation (RPA) in the finance department.

26-27 June 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Ed McCaulley
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 8.00
  • Fees: $698
Overview

Take your risk management to the next level with this online course. Designed for professionals in local government, this course explores risks, control activities, and controls monitoring using real-world examples.

9 July 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Jamie Black
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 1.00
  • Fees: $No Charge
Overview

This webinar focuses on reconciliations, exploring the varying types, common issues, the manual act of reconciling, and solutions that automate the process.

10-11 July 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Jamie Black
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 8.00
  • Fees: $698
Overview

Online Fundamentals of Workiva training for government, corporate, education and public practice users.

30 July 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Jamie Black
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 1.00
  • Fees: $No Charge
Overview

Protect your organization by identifying and keeping tabs on crucial risks before they become a crisis. Learn how and why to implement risk management processes for public sector organizations that do not have them; and how to improve existing processes for those that do.

31 July 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Jamie Black
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 1.00
  • Fees: $No Charge
Overview

This webinar will run through a checklist of the most important criteria to consider when selecting a financial reporting automation solution.

6 August 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Jamie Black
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 1.00
  • Fees: $No Charge
Overview

How information is presented can be as important as the underlying data. This webinar presents best practices for the finance officer tasked with communication.

8 August 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Jamie Black
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 1.00
  • Fees: $No Charge
Overview

Building on our Communicating Financial Information Best Practices webinar; learn how and when to use dashboards, infographics, and executive summaries to drive improved comprehension and decision making.

14 August 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Jamie Black
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 1.00
  • Fees: $No Charge
Overview

Automate your Annual Comprehensive Financial Report and other Financial Reports with Workiva's cloud platform for unparalleled results.

21-22 August 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Darryl Parker
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 8.00
  • Fees: $698
Overview

Master your Workiva data in this live, hands-on, CPA-led course designed for government, corporate, education and public practice users.

28 August 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Jamie Black
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 1.50
  • Fees: $No Charge
Overview

This presentation demonstrates the significant benefits of utilizing technology for the continuous monitoring and enforcement of internal controls.

4-5 September 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Jamie Black
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 8.00
  • Fees: $698
Overview

Online Fundamentals of Workiva training for government, corporate, education and public practice users.

11-12 September 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Ed McCaulley
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 8.00
  • Fees: $698
Overview

Take your internal controls to the next level with this online course. Designed for professionals in local government, this course explores best practices for internal controls, controls for the accounts payable process, key financial control points, basic policies related to the disbursement of funds, and more.

24 September 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Jamie Black
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 1.00
  • Fees: $No Charge
Overview

Protect your organization by identifying and keeping tabs on crucial risks before they become a crisis. Learn how and why to implement risk management processes for public sector organizations that do not have them; and how to improve existing processes for those that do.

1 October 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Jamie Black
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 1.00
  • Fees: $No Charge
Overview

This webinar will examine the processes, benefits, and challenges of implementing Robotic Process Automation (RPA) in the finance department.

2-3 October 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Ed McCaulley
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 8.00
  • Fees: $698
Overview

Take your risk management to the next level with this online course. Designed for professionals in local government, this course explores risks, control activities, and controls monitoring using real-world examples.

9 October 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Jamie Black
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 1.00
  • Fees: $No Charge
Overview

Automate your Annual Comprehensive Financial Report and other Financial Reports with Workiva's cloud platform for unparalleled results.

17 October 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Jamie Black
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 1.00
  • Fees: $No Charge
Overview

This webinar will run through a checklist of the most important criteria to consider when selecting a financial reporting automation solution.

23-24 October 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Darryl Parker
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 8.00
  • Fees: $698
Overview

Master your Workiva data in this live, hands-on, CPA-led course designed for government, corporate, education and public practice users.

30 October 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Jamie Black
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 1.00
  • Fees: $No Charge
Overview

This webinar focuses on reconciliations, exploring the varying types, common issues, the manual act of reconciling, and solutions that automate the process.

31 October 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Jamie Black
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 1.00
  • Fees: $No Charge
Overview

How information is presented can be as important as the underlying data. This webinar presents best practices for the finance officer tasked with communication.

5 November 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Jamie Black
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 1.00
  • Fees: $No Charge
Overview

Building on our Communicating Financial Information Best Practices webinar; learn how and when to use dashboards, infographics, and executive summaries to drive improved comprehension and decision making.

6-7 November 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Ed McCaulley
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 8.00
  • Fees: $698
Overview

Take your internal controls to the next level with this online course. Designed for professionals in local government, this course explores best practices for internal controls, controls for the accounts payable process, key financial control points, basic policies related to the disbursement of funds, and more.

13-14 November 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Jamie Black
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 8.00
  • Fees: $698
Overview

Online Fundamentals of Workiva training for government, corporate, education and public practice users.

15 November 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Jamie Black
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 1.50
  • Fees: $No Charge
Overview

This presentation demonstrates the significant benefits of utilizing technology for the continuous monitoring and enforcement of internal controls.

20-21 November 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Ed McCaulley
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 8.00
  • Fees: $698
Overview

Take your risk management to the next level with this online course. Designed for professionals in local government, this course explores risks, control activities, and controls monitoring using real-world examples.

26 November 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Jamie Black
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 1.00
  • Fees: $No Charge
Overview

Protect your organization by identifying and keeping tabs on crucial risks before they become a crisis. Learn how and why to implement risk management processes for public sector organizations that do not have them; and how to improve existing processes for those that do.

3 December 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Jamie Black
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 1.00
  • Fees: $No Charge
Overview

Automate your Annual Comprehensive Financial Report and other Financial Reports with Workiva's cloud platform for unparalleled results.

5 December 2024
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Instructor: Jamie Black
  • CPD/CPE Hours: 1.00
  • Fees: $No Charge
Overview

This webinar will examine the processes, benefits, and challenges of implementing Robotic Process Automation (RPA) in the finance department.

What our clients say

The training and support given by FH Black will be a God Send for my staff when I retire.  I know they will be in good hands with Jamie and Darryl helping them when they need it.

Karen Simpson, Finance Director City of Palmetto

Very engaging instructor, knows how to keep the group interested in the content. Always willing to assist...

Training Attendee

Very patient, understanding and approachable. Tricia understood her audience and although at times the course slowed down due to the various computer skill/confidence, no one should have felt out of place.

Andy Carpenter, General Accountant City of Fort Saskatchewan

Instructor was very knowledgeable and patient. She took time to answer all questions and help out if needed.

Izabela Switalska, Senior Accountant