This course is intended as a comprehensive 3 -day course to teach the fundamentals of using the Integrated Financial Management Information System for data entry, data viewing and reporting. The course consists of both lecture and hands-on exercises so that participants will complete the course with the knowledge and skills needed to use the system in performing their jobs.
Dates: Tuesday, August 14, 2012 – Thursday, August 16, 2012
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Maryland National Processing Service Center
6511 America Blvd
Hyattsville, MD 20782
The objective of this course is for participants to learn to use the Integrated Financial Management Information System error free; to understand several concepts including the single entry data concept; and to comprehend the goals and objectives of the Integrated Financial Management Information System. This objective is accomplished through the following steps:
• Participants will learn the background and theory of financial management at FEMA,
• Participants will learn coding of various information,
• Participants will learn and understand the handling of financial data by FEMA, and
• Participants will obtain knowledge and skills that will enhance their job performance.
Eligibility: FEMA employees with responsibility for entering and viewing financial transactions and data in IFMIS.
Cost: There is no cost for the training; however, the employee’s office, directorate or region is responsible for all travel costs associated with this training. Note: Travel arrangements should not be made unless you have been notified of acceptance into course.
Application: Please submit a FEMA Form 119-25-1 (formerly 75-5) (General Admissions Application) to the OCFO-Financial Systems Branch:
Attn: Carletta Rhodes
395 E Street, SW
Mail Stop 3200
Washington, DC 20471
Email address FEMA-IFMIS-Training@fema.gov
Note: Submission of application does not constitute course registration, and accepted participants will be notified.
Class participation is limited to 10 slots, due to training facility restrictions.
LODGING: The sending organization is responsible for all travel costs associated with this training. Note: Travel arrangements should not be made unless you have been notified of acceptance into course.
August 3, 2012