Leadership Development

Budgeting for the Non-Financial Manager (2 Days)

This course provides an overview of the Washington State budget process and related financial processes and systems. You will learn to use the budgeting process as a resource for implementing goals and policies, as well as how to monitor your budget. The course includes in-depth interactive activities on the subject matter, as well as a number of hands-on exercises.

    Performance Objectives: Upon completion of this course you should be able to:

    • Understand the overall budget process in Washington State government.
    • Know who the key players are and their roles in the state budget process.
    • Have an understanding of the key elements of effective budget monitoring.
    • Understand the budget planning process.
    • Interact with confidence in budget-related matters.
    • Know where to obtain budget information.
    • Understand the budget processes related to the Legislature.
    • Utilize the best techniques for obtaining new funding for programs.

    Competences covered in this course: Analysis, fiscal accountability, and planning

      Intended Audience: Public sector supervisors & managers

      Virtually Led Trainings: If you’re registering for a virtual training, the classroom link and materials will be sent to you separately within 1-2 business days before the scheduled class date.

      Scheduled Class Location and Dates
      City / Facility Date and Time Course Cost Cancel Date Instructor
      1 Olympia

      Enterprise Services, Department. of
      1500 Jefferson Street E
      Olympia, WA 98501
      • Aug 11 2021 8:00am-4:30pm
      • Aug 12 2021 8:00am-4:30pm
      $420.00 Sun, 07/25/2021 - 17:00 Sam Knutson
      2 Olympia

      Enterprise Services, Department. of
      1500 Jefferson Street E
      Olympia, WA 98501
      • Nov 16 2021 8:00am-4:30pm
      • Nov 17 2021 8:00am-4:30pm
      $420.00 Thu, 10/28/2021 - 17:00 Sam Knutson