Become Certified in Tribal Financial Management


Become Certified in Tribal Financial Management

May 9, 2017

Tribal Financial Manager Certification

TFMC is a three-day training that provides intensive, hands-on professional development in grant management, indirect cost rates, and tribe-wide budgeting specific to tribal nations. The training is part of the Tribal Economic Leadership Program, held on the Arizona State University campus.

Attendees who complete the Tribal Financial Manager Certification training will learn:

  • Principles of federal Indian law and its effect on tribal financial management
  • Government accounting standards and principles
  • Compliance with the OMB Uniform Guidance
  • Effects of federal, state, and tribal taxation on tribal financial management
  • Best practices for internal controls and procurement policies
  • Key tools for developing and managing budgets
  • Emerging financial issues in Indian Country

All registrants receive a copy of the Financial Reporting and Information Guide for Tribal Governments and Enterprises (Orange Book) and the Tribal Business Structure Handbook.

TFMC Program Dates
June 6-8, 2017
Tempe, Arizona

Program Fees:
$1,700 - NAFOA Member Tribe Price
$1,850 - Non-Member Price

For more information on the Tribal Financial Manager Certification training, visit our website