FA102 – MIP Fund Accounting Administration & Financial Reporting Workshop

Course Level: Intermediate
Prerequisites: FA101 – MIP Fund Accounting Core Workshop or at least six months experience working with transactions and reports.
Instructional Method: Group Live
Recommended CPE Credits: 14
Two-Day Class

Building on the topics discussed in the Core Accounting workshop, this advanced 2-day course is ideal for Controllers or Chief Financial Officers responsible for high level administrative tasks and advanced financial reporting. Topics discussed in this course include: accounting administration, general ledger, and general reporting, a deep dive into financial statements, and advanced financial statement features, and fiscal year closing activities.

To get the most from this course we recommend that customers first take the FA101 – MIP Fund Accounting Core Workshop or have at least six months experience working with a variety of transactions and creating custom reports.

Class is held:
Thursday 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and
Friday 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

FA101 – MIP Fund Accounting Core Workshop

Course Level: Basic
Prerequisites: We recommend a general understanding of product navigation.
Instructional Method: Group Live
Recommended CPE Credits: 20
Two and One-Half Day Class

This intensive 2.5 day course focuses on primary financial activities, providing a strong foundation for new customers and a broad understanding for more experienced customers. This course is ideal for accounts payable professionals, staff accountants, and the hands-on Chief Financial Officer.

You will learn core features of the general ledger, accounts payable, bank reconciliation, budget, and reporting modules. Study topics include creating and maintaining chart of account codes, processing and correcting accounts payable and general ledger transactions, creating and monitoring budgets, and reconciling bank accounts. You will also learn how to use the powerful built-in reporting tools to create reports and perform analysis.

Class is held Monday from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.
plus Tuesday and Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

FA217 – MIP Fund Accounting Advanced Financial Statements

Course Level: Advanced
Recommended Prerequisite: FA216 – MIP Fund Accounting Financial Statements
Instructional Method: Group Internet Based
Recommended CPE Credits: 3
Three-Hour Class

Attend this class to take your financial reporting skills to the next level. This course covers the creation of complex financial statements. The use of segment substitution, report groups, segment substitution with report groups, and column subtotals will be introduced in various FAS 117 required financial statements. Creating custom charts and graphs is also discussed.

By the end of the session, you will be able to:

  • Incorporate segment substitution into custom financial statements
  • Incorporate report groups into custom financial statements
  • Create columnar based financial statements and incorporate subtotals
  • Create FAS 117 compliant financial statements
  • Create a GASB 34 Statement of Activities

FA218 – MIP Fund Accounting Advanced Reporting with Drillpoint

Course Level: Advanced
Prerequisite: Participants must install the MIP Fund Accounting Advanced Reporting with Drillpoint module prior to class
Recommended Prerequisite:  FA216 – MIP Fund Accounting Financial Statements
Instructional Method: Group Internet Based
Recommended CPE Credits: 3
Three-Hour Class

MIP Advanced Reporting with Drillpoint provides additional reporting tools that leverage the familiar Microsoft Excel ® work. Attend this class to learn how to create, manage, and distribute fully customized and board-friendly financial reports. This course covers creating customized complex Excel based financial reports using your MIP Fund Accounting data. The use of templates, formatting, formulas, and drill-down access will be introduced using real world financial reports.

Note: MIP Fund Accounting Advanced Reporting with Drillpoint is a separate module. To get the most from the training experience participants must install the module and be assigned Designer rights prior to class.

By the end of the session, you will be able to:

  • Create customized report templates
  • Create basic financial reports
  • Add formulas and calculated columns to reports
  • Customize report formats and apply graphics to reports
  • Apply drill
  • down functionality to reports
  • Distribute reports to end users

FA215 – MIP Fund Accounting Reporting

Course Level: Basic
Prerequisites: None
Instructional Method: Group Internet Based
Recommended CPE Credits: 2
Two-Hour Class

One of the key requirements of accounting software is the ability to retrieve and view your data the way it makes sense to you. MIP Fund Accounting provides unique and powerful reporting tools that allow you to do just that. This course provides an overview of reporting capabilities and structure. You will participate in hands-on activities that will familiarize you with using default reports and creating your own custom reports.

For additional training, and to learn more about reports and financial statements, attend the “FA216 – MIP Fund Accounting Financial Statements” and “FA217 – MIP Fund Accounting Advanced Financial Statements” courses.

By the end of the session, you will be able to:

  • Identify the information available in List, Transaction, and Analysis reports
  • Use Navigator to quickly access your favorite reports
  • View and print default reports
  • Modify the content and design of reports
  • Filter reports for specific information
  • Define date selections for reports

FA216 – MIP Fund Accounting Financial Statements

Course Level: Intermediate
Prerequisites: Reporting attendance or reporting proficiency
Recommended Prerequisites:
Instructional Method: Group Internet Based
Recommended CPE Credits: 2
Two-Hour Class

This course builds on the skills learned in Reporting while focusing on creating basic financial statements. This course will train users how to take advantage of the quick financial statements and default financial statements features. You will also learn how to create basic custom financial statements. The course will also cover custom columns, report groups, and the drill-down analyzer.

For additional training, and to learn more about reports and financial statements, attend the “FA217 – MIP Fund Accounting Advanced Financial Statements” course.

By the end of the session, you will be able to:

  • Print quick financial statements
  • Set up and print default financial statements
  • Create custom financial statement formats
  • Create custom financial reports
  • Apply report groups and custom columns to reports
  • Analyze financial data with the drill-down analyzer

FA101 – MIP Fund Accounting Core Workshop

Course Level: Basic
Prerequisites: We recommend a general understanding of product navigation.
Instructional Method: Group Live
Recommended CPE Credits: 20
Two and One-Half Day Class

This intensive 2.5 day course focuses on primary financial activities, providing a strong foundation for new customers and a broad understanding for more experienced customers. This course is ideal for accounts payable professionals, staff accountants, and the hands-on Chief Financial Officer.

You will learn core features of the general ledger, accounts payable, bank reconciliation, budget, and reporting modules. Study topics include creating and maintaining chart of account codes, processing and correcting accounts payable and general ledger transactions, creating and monitoring budgets, and reconciling bank accounts. You will also learn how to use the powerful built-in reporting tools to create reports and perform analysis.

Class is held Monday from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.
plus Tuesday and Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

FA101 – MIP Fund Accounting Core Workshop

Course Level: Basic
Prerequisites: We recommend a general understanding of product navigation.
Instructional Method: Group Live
Recommended CPE Credits: 20
Two and One-Half Day Class

This intensive 2.5 day course focuses on primary financial activities, providing a strong foundation for new customers and a broad understanding for more experienced customers. This course is ideal for accounts payable professionals, staff accountants, and the hands-on Chief Financial Officer.

You will learn core features of the general ledger, accounts payable, bank reconciliation, budget, and reporting modules. Study topics include creating and maintaining chart of account codes, processing and correcting accounts payable and general ledger transactions, creating and monitoring budgets, and reconciling bank accounts. You will also learn how to use the powerful built-in reporting tools to create reports and perform analysis.

Class is held Monday from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.
plus Tuesday and Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

FA101 – MIP Fund Accounting Core Workshop

Course Level: Basic
Prerequisites: We recommend a general understanding of product navigation.
Instructional Method: Group Live
Recommended CPE Credits: 20
Two and One-Half Day Class

This intensive 2.5 day course focuses on primary financial activities, providing a strong foundation for new customers and a broad understanding for more experienced customers. This course is ideal for accounts payable professionals, staff accountants, and the hands-on Chief Financial Officer.

You will learn core features of the general ledger, accounts payable, bank reconciliation, budget, and reporting modules. Study topics include creating and maintaining chart of account codes, processing and correcting accounts payable and general ledger transactions, creating and monitoring budgets, and reconciling bank accounts. You will also learn how to use the powerful built-in reporting tools to create reports and perform analysis.

Class is held Monday from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.
plus Tuesday and Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

FA101 – MIP Fund Accounting Core Workshop

Course Level: Basic
Prerequisites: We recommend a general understanding of product navigation.
Instructional Method: Group Live
Recommended CPE Credits: 20
Two and One-Half Day Class

This intensive 2.5 day course focuses on primary financial activities, providing a strong foundation for new customers and a broad understanding for more experienced customers. This course is ideal for accounts payable professionals, staff accountants, and the hands-on Chief Financial Officer.

You will learn core features of the general ledger, accounts payable, bank reconciliation, budget, and reporting modules. Study topics include creating and maintaining chart of account codes, processing and correcting accounts payable and general ledger transactions, creating and monitoring budgets, and reconciling bank accounts. You will also learn how to use the powerful built-in reporting tools to create reports and perform analysis.

Class is held Monday from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.
plus Tuesday and Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.