FSMC 002 - Municipal Budgeting & Finance

FSMC 002 - Municipal Budgeting & Finance

This newly designed course combines FSMC 002-Municipal Budgeting & Finance and
FSMC 024-Project Management & Procurement
Course Description
This course focuses on understanding municipal budgeting, finance and procurement. Your skills as a leader are enhanced with an understanding of how to balance Fire needs with Corporate priorities and community affordability.   We will explore the financial challenges that municipalities face, and provide you with the tools needed to develop a sustainable fire budget.  Procurement is a critical piece in staying on budget.  This course will give students an understanding of the intricacies involved in public procurement.  We will explore how to write and evaluate proposals that result in the best proponent and the lowest cost.   
 

This course is part of the Humber College Fire Service Executive Management Certificate program. Participants will receive one(1) credit towards their certificate.

A minimum of 20 participants must be registered in order for the course to proceed.

 

FSMC 002 - Municipal Budgeting & Finance
 
ONLINE Course Date:  April 4 - May 1, 2022 
Course Hours: 20
Instructor: Jennifer Stover
Additional Information: Once registered course specifics like modules, marking, etc will all be available approximately one week prior to course start date when registered students receive instructions to log on to MyHumber/BlackBoard.
 
This course is part of the Humber College Fire Service Executive Management Certificate program, and counts as one (1) of the twelve (12) compulsory courses required towards the certificate.
 
MANDATORY:  NEW PROCESS - Your registration MUST include your date of birth, your Humber student ID number (N#) and your Destiny # (X#) in the additional information box below or it will be rejected.
 
Course Description
 
This course focuses on understanding municipal budgeting, finance and procurement. Your skills as a leader are enhanced with an understanding of how to balance Fire needs with Corporate priorities and community affordability.   We will explore the financial challenges that municipalities face, and provide you with the tools needed to develop a sustainable fire budget.  Procurement is a critical piece in staying on budget.  This course will give students an understanding of the intricacies involved in public procurement.  We will explore how to write and evaluate proposals that result in the best proponent and the lowest cost.