GFOAT OnDemand Seminars

Welcome to the GFOAT Online Training page. Below are links to video recordings of educational sessions held at our Spring Institute and Fall Conferences. Each video is approximately on hour long.

GFOAT Fall 2022 Recordings

Can You Navigate Your Leadership Responsibilities As Well As You Navigate Your Financial Statements?

Cities And Firearms: Avoiding a Jam

Inflation/Recession – How to Manage in a Constantly Changing Financial Environment Without Breaking the Bank

Legislative Update

Municipal Finance: Best Practices for City Finance Professionals to Consider in Bond Offerings

Spring Branch ISD’s Close Brush with Payments Fraud

Strategies for Sustainability in Workforce and Budgeting Personnel Costs

The Times and Your Sales Taxes are a’ Changing, or Are you getting the Sales Tax That You Deserve? Well, It Depends

The Ten Rules of Municipal Outsourcing

Trippin’ Texas: One Day at a Time

A Wave of Change, an Ocean of Opportunity

GFOAT Fall 2021 Recordings

State of the Economy – KC Matthews

Legislative Update – Bennett Sandlin

Lead with Infrastructure: The State of Local Infrastructure- Emily Brock

Healthy, Wealthy and Wise – Lisa Norris

Governmental Accounting and Reporting; The 30,000 Foot View – Bob Scott

From Fishing Trips to Phishing Scams: Today’s Top Municipal Fraud Traps and how to Avoid them- Travis Casner, Morgan Page

Do you Need to Re-evaluate your Financial Strategy- Blu Kostelich

Burn the Budget: Join the Digital Revolution- Meg Jakubic, John Zagurski

It’s Not Just What You Do; It’s How You Do It That Matters: A Conversation on Values-Driven Leadership- Clifford Blackwell III, Laurie Brewer, Blu Kostelich, Adrienne Lothery, and John Zagurski


CGFO (CPE) Requirements

  • The required number of CPEs is 75 total hours over a continuous, three-year period.
  • One unit of continuing education is equal to 50 minutes of continuous participation in a group program. For example, a 100 minute training session will earn 2.0 CPE
  • The process of accounting for CPE units of credit shall be self-administered by using the GFOAT website CGFO certificate holders should post CPE credits throughout the year in order for progress to be monitored and reminders sent to the certificate holder.

TMLI (CEU) Requirements

CEUs can be earned by attending any TML-sponsored event – an educational program or activity in which TML plays a primary role, including program development, onsite logistics, and/or staff participation TML or TML Affiliate Recorded Training (up to 14 CEUs per year for recorded sessions) and TML Webinars.

CEU Forms