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Managerial Accounting Refresher for the In-House Accountant

Total Credits: 2 including 2 Accounting - Technical

Average Rating:
ACPEN Industry Institute |  Accounting and Auditing
Chris Harper
Course Levels:
2 Hours
Product Setting: Expires 30 day(s) after program date.

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This session explores managerial accounting techniques with an emphasis on internal decision-making tools. You will appreciate a reminder regarding concepts you may not have considered since your college days. We will revisit managerial accounting concepts by illustrating practical examples that you can immediately bring back to the office!

Basic Course Information

Learning Objectives
  • Revisit fundamental managerial accounting concepts that may not be part of your daily routine
  • Understand how to apply managerial accounting techniques to actual business circumstances
  • Identify tools for enhancing efficiency and effectiveness of analysis
  • Develop an appreciation for analytical techniques that support managerial decisions
  • Utilize analytical techniques to develop predictions.

Major Subjects
  • Cost-volume-profit analysis, including target profit and break-even calculations
  • Variable costing
  • Relevant costs and decision-making
  • Standard costs and variances
  • Activity-based costing
  • Segment reporting and analysis
  • Capital budgeting considerations
  • Overview of Excel capabilities for supporting managerial analysis.

Course Materials


Chris Harper's Profile

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Chris has been serving the tax and accounting needs of individuals and closely-held businesses since 1998. As a frequent speaker, he has taught a variety of continuing education courses for several state CPA societies. Chris is frequently interviewed by media outlets on a variety of financial, tax, and accounting topics.


Tue, Feb 27, 2024 - 10:00am to 11:50am EST
Thu, Mar 07, 2024 - 12:00pm to 01:50pm EST
Sat, Mar 16, 2024 - 02:00pm to 03:50pm EDT
Thu, Mar 28, 2024 - 04:00pm to 05:50pm EDT
Mon, Apr 01, 2024 - 10:00am to 11:50am EDT
Thu, Apr 11, 2024 - 12:00pm to 01:50pm EDT
Sat, Apr 20, 2024 - 02:00pm to 03:50pm EDT

Additional Info

Basic Course Information

Advanced Preparation None
Course Developer

Van Der Aa Tax Ed, LLC

Designed For

Accountants who have not recently considered managerial accounting techniques and proficient managerial accountants who desire fresh, practical illustrations of managerial accounting analysis and related decisions

Yellow Book No
Original Recording Date 05/01/2023

Basic working knowledge of financial statements and business processes

Date Added to Catalog 02/08/2023

Additional Information

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Course Registration Requirements Online Registration
Instructional Delivery Method Group Internet Based
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Overall:      4.7

Total Reviews: 31


Daniel P - Coral Gables, Florida

"Good class. "

Julia F

"Excellent very useful presentation! Appreciated the actual examples and working through the examples (calculations, etc)."

Rob O

"Awesome information and presentation. "