ABS Staff Training and Professional Development

Reading Resources | Training Programs | Websites | ABS staff training grid by position (under review)



ABS Employee Handbook Hard copy at each ABS employee desk
UCB and CU Financial Statements https://content.cu.edu/controller/annualreport/
AICPA Industry Audit Guide A photocopy is available in the ABS Library in room 430
The Departmental Financial Management Guide On the ABS website
University of Colorado Fiscal Procedures https://content.cu.edu/controller/policiesandprocedures/fiscal.html
CU Accounting Handbook https://content.cu.edu/controller/policiesandprocedures/accountinghandbook/
Administrative Policy Statements https://www.cu.edu/policies/
Board of Regents Laws and Policies https://www.cu.edu/regents/LawsPolicies/
OMB Circulars A-21, A-87, A-110, A-133  (2CFR200) https://www.colorado.edu/abs/z-directory#A

Desk Manual

Hard copy for the respective position is at each employee’s desk

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Training Programs

Offered By

New Employee Orientation CU-Boulder Department of Human Resources http://hr.colorado.edu/Pages/MandatoryTraining.aspx
Discrimination and Harassment Training Online training all employees must take at least once every five years http://hr.colorado.edu/Pages/MandatoryTraining.aspx
Finance System (PeopleSoft) ABS https://www.colorado.edu/abs/node/51
Procurement Training PSC https://www.cu.edu/psc/traininghelp/
HRMS Training Employee Services http://www.cu.edu/employee-services/training-0
Basic Fund Accounting Training ABS https://www.colorado.edu/abs/node/335
Read Chapter 4 of the Guide, Fund Accounting and Revenue Accounting
CPEs for CPAs OUC (for all employees) https://www.cu.edu/controller/cpe/
Supervisory Training CU-Boulder Human Resources Organizational and Employee Development http://hr.colorado.edu/training/Pages/default.aspx
Employee Learning and Development Many custom CU courses, books 24/7, SkillSoft, etc. http://www.cu.edu/employee-services/employee-learning-and-development
Specific Job Duty Training Arrange directly with supervisor

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Websites to bookmark

Office of Planning, Budget, and Analysis (PBA) http://www.colorado.edu/pba/
Office of Contracts and Grants (OCG) http://www.colorado.edu/VCResearch/research/index.html
Office of University Controller (OUC) https://content.cu.edu/controller/
Procurement Service Center (PSC) http://www.cu.edu/psc/
Employee Services http://www.cu.edu/employee-services
Human Resources for CU-Boulder http://www.colorado.edu/humres/
State Auditor’s Office http://www.leg.state.co.us/OSA/coauditor1.nsf/Home?openform
Office of State Controller (OSC) http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/dfp/sco/index.htm
Financial Advisory Committee (FAC) http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/dfp/sco/fac/index.htm
Colorado Commission on Higher Ed (CCHE) http://highered.colorado.gov/cche.html
GASB Governmental Accounting Standards Board http://www.gasb.org/ 
GASB Research System https://gars.gasb.org/ 
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NACUBO National Association of College and University Business Officers http://www.nacubo.org/
NCURA National Council of University Research Administrators http://www.ncura.edu/content/

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