Financial Literacy for Directors of Crown Corporations (Z116)

Description

Type: Online
Duration: 01:00 hours
Status: Active

Members of boards of directors of Crown corporations who have limited financial knowledge must strengthen their understanding of their financial responsibilities within the federal government context. This course explores the fundamentals of how to interpret financial statements, balance sheets and other financial reports of Crown corporations, a skill required for membership on a Crown corporation's audit committee. Participants will learn about the budget planning process, applying audit rules and implementing an audit plan.

Topics include:

  • budget planning and strategy development
  • values and ethics
  • the establishment and role of an audit committee
  • the independence of the board and minister
  • audit rules and audit plan implementation
More about this course
  • Topics: Finance
  • Community: Executives; Directors; Directors General; Assistant Deputy Ministers
  • Business line: GC and Public Sector Skills
  • Provider: Canada School of Public Service

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DateTitleTypeLocationLanguage
Self-pacedFinancial Literacy for Directors of Crown Corporations (Z116)OnlineOnlineEnglish

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