Welcome to the Basics of Construction Accounting Online Course!


This course is designed for accounting professionals new to the construction industry, as well as non-accounting construction industry professionals who want or need a better understanding of construction accounting processes, construction cost management systems, job costs and job cost reporting, the WIP, and the most important elements of a contractor's financial statements. This eight-hour course provides an introduction to the key processes and practices that make construction accounting unique.


All sessions are held from 3-5 p.m. Eastern (Noon-2 p.m. Pacific)

  • Wednesday, October 16
  • Thursday, October 17
  • Wednesday, October 23
  • Thursday, October 24

Learning Objectives:
After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Identify key construction accounting principles.
  • Explain the core points of revenue recognition.
  • Discuss the importance of a job cost system.

Level & Prerequisites: 
This is a group-live program at the Basic Level. No prerequisites or advanced preparation required.

CPE Credits:
This program provides 8 CPE credits in the field of Accounting.

Who Should Attend?

  • Accountants and CPAs new to the construction industry 
  • New Construction Financial Managers & Controllers 
  • Accounting Dept. Support Staff 
  • Project Managers 
  • Construction Managers 
  • Risk & IT Professionals
  • Financial Services Providers 
  • Owners


  • Joseph Harper, CPA, CCIFP, CFO, Greater Dayton Construction Group
  • Kevin Gallagher, CPA, Head, Inc.


  • $250 for CFMA members 
  • $375 for non-members

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