Virtual Trainings

COVID-19 Funding and Flexibility Updates for Post-Secondary Institutions

May 28, 2020

1:00 pm EST


Course Description:

This virtual training will cover the ins and outs of relief funding for higher education provided by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, including allowable uses of funds and frequently asked questions.  In addition, this session will provide up-to-date information on flexibilities offered by the U.S. Department of Education to postsecondary institutions and accrediting agencies in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, including guidance for COVID-19-related interruptions of study and flexibilities offered forc areer and technical education programs. We will also discuss general federal grant flexibilities authorized by the Office of Management and Budget that are available to postsecondary institutions.

COSTS

$245.00 for Live Virtual Training

$245.00 for Online Recording (available via internet)

$350.00 for both Live Virtual Training and Online Recording

GROUP REGISTRATIONS

10+ Attendees qualify for a 10% group discount. For assistance with group discounts, email us at webinars@bruman.com.

CANCELLATION POLICY & REFUNDS

Cancellations must be submitted in writing to webinars@bruman.com at least 48 hours prior to any virtual training to receive a full refund.

PAYMENT

Payment can also be made with a check or purchase order.  Payment and registration are separate processes.  You must also register for the specific webinar you wish to attend.

Who Will Benefit?

This webinar is of value to all federal granting agencies, federal grant recipients, and everyone who works with federal grants, including:

  • Grant and program administrators
  • Grant program staff
  • State, district and school personnel
  • Program monitors
  • Auditors

What Will You Learn?

Attendees will:

  • What the allowable uses are for CARES Act higher education funds.
  • What flexibilities have been offered by the U.S. Department of Education for postsecondary institutions for COVID-19-related disruptions.
  • What general federal grant flexibilities have been authorized by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget and adopted by the U.S. Department of Education.

CPE Information

LIVE VIRTUAL TRAINING CREDITS:

1.5 CPE Credits awarded upon completion of the virtual training (as verified through attendee participation checks throughout the webinar) and post-conference survey.*

WHERE:

Home (or home office), office, conference room, etc. per internet connection

DURATION:

75 minutes of presentation then time for questions (no longer than 90 minutes total)

ONLINE RECORDING CREDITS:

NEW! Attendees can now receive 1.5 CPE credits for watching a recorded virtual training! In order to verify attendance, attendees must complete a certification form, which is confirmed by the firm. In order to conduct our verification, the attendee requesting CPEs must be the registered attendee that purchased the recording. If you are interested in obtaining CPEs for this recording, please contact us at webinars@bruman.com for more information.

NASBA has approved this flexibility through September 30, 2020.

RECOMMENDED FIELD OF STUDY:

Specialized Knowledge – Technical

PROGRAM KNOWLEDGE LEVEL:

Overview

ADVANCED PREPARATION:

None

DELIVERY METHOD:

Group-Internet Based, Group Live

The CPE credit(s) may be accepted as continuing legal education credits or other applicable credits in your state; however, attendees are responsible for their own credit approval and for meeting any state requirements. Brustein & Manasevit, PLLC makes no guarantee or assurance that the CPE credits received will apply to any other program or state requirements.

Brustein & Manasevit, PLLC is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education (CPE) on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: http://www.learningmarket.org.