FA276 – MIP Fund Accounting Admin. & Financial Reporting LW

Course Level: Intermediate

Prerequisites: FA275 – MIP Fund Accounting Core Workshop or at least six months experience working with transactions and reports.

Advanced Preparation: None

Instructional Method: Group Internet Based

Training Guide Format: Digital Online/Offline

Recommended CPE Credits: 13

Two-Day Class

Published: 8/2020

Building on the topics discussed in the Core Accounting workshop, this advanced 2-day Live Webcast 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.

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

  • Create and modify an organization.
  • Set up attachments.
  • Create fraud prevention notifications.
  • Manage your database.
  • Set up and maintain user and security.
  • Create and run financial statements.
  • Utilize advanced reporting functions.

To get the most from this course we recommend that customers first take the FA275 – MIP Fund Accounting Core Workshop or have at least six months experience working with a variety of transactions and creating custom reports.

Registration for this course includes a full featured digital guide. You will be provided instructions and a key to your digital guide prior to class. Please consider the environment before printing your digital guide.

Class is held each day from 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM CT. A one hour lunch break is included.

FA275 – MIP Fund Accounting Core LW

Course Level: Basic

Prerequisites: We recommend a general understanding of product navigation.

Advanced Preparation: None

Instructional Method: Group Internet Based

Training Guide Format: Digital Online/Offline

Recommended CPE Credits: 19

Three Day Class

Published: 8/2020

This intensive 3-day Live Webcast 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.

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

  • Set up accounting administration (chart of accounts, auto-functions, organization preferences, etc.).
  • Setup, process and troubleshoot accounts payable.
  • Enter general ledger transactions, close fiscal years and adjust closed year balances.
  • Reconcile cash accounts.
  • Enter and adjust budgets.
  • Understand basic reporting functions

Registration for this course includes a full featured digital guide. You will be provided instructions and a key to your digital guide prior to class. Please consider the environment before printing your digital guide.

Class is held each day from 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM CT. A one hour lunch break is included.

MIPC302 – MIP Cloud Accounting Admin and Setup: Self-Study

Course Level: Basic
Prerequisite: Participants must have access to the web component of MIP Cloud prior to class.
Recommended Prerequisite: None
Instructional Method: Self-Study (virtual trainer plus comprehensive training guide)
Recommended CPE Credits: Not Eligible for CPE
Access Period: One Year from Purchase
Estimated Time to Complete: Two Hours

This self-study course tours the available setup items in your MIP Cloud database as it pertains to your general ledger and reporting. You will learn how to set up chart of account codes and use the model account feature. This is followed by a discussion on features critical to reporting with closing account assignments and offset account assignments. We also include a section on expediting data entry and preventing errors with lessons on distribution codes and account code combinations. Finally, you’ll learn how to attach documents to the available transaction types in the application

For additional training, and to learn more about administrative setup of the application, attend the “FA201 – System Administration” course.

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Create chart of accounts codes, and use model accounts.
  • Create offset account assignments, closing account assignments, account code combinations and distribution codes.
  • Distinguish between valid and invalid account code combinations.
  • List which forms the attachments feature is available for in the application, and demonstrate how to attach documents.

FA202 – MIP Fund Accounting Admin & Setup

Course Level: Basic
Instructional Method: Group Internet Based
Recommended CPE Credits: 2
Two-Hour Class

This course begins with the Accounting system setup in Administration. Participants will learn how to set up their accounting, organization and workstation preferences. Participants will be introduced to the table-driven chart of accounts structure and the different segments used in the training database.

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.