2018 Accounting Specialist Training

This course is designed for all accounting personnel who wish to hone their accounting skills as well as new accounting personnel with less than one year tenure.

This course will include how BSA accounting differs from other non-profit organization accounting as well as for-profit corporations. Course participants will learn daily, weekly, and monthly accounting functions which should be performed.  Reconciliation of asset, liability, and bank accounts will be reviewed in-depth.

Other items to be included:

  • Fund accounting
  • Deferred revenues and expenses
  • Classification of contributions – unrestricted and with restrictions
  • Researching and correcting transactions made in error

This course is also appropriate for local council and area volunteers.

The deadline for registration is three weeks before each session.

The fee for this course is $750.00 which includes lodging (based on double occupancy) for Tuesday and Wednesday nights at the Marriott Solana in Westlake Texas, meals beginning with dinner on Tuesday through lunch on Thursday. Course fee does not include transportation cost.



 March 13-15, 2018

ScoutingU-Westlake Campus, Westlake Texas

 Tuesday 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am – NOON

 May 16-18, 2018

ScoutingU Westlake Campus, Westlake Texas

 Wednesday 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am – NOON

 October 9-11, 2018

 ScoutingU-Westlake Campus, Westlake Texas

Tuesday 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am – NOON