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Business Accounting: A Road Map to Profitability - Live Online 2024 - August 8

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August 8 | 1:00 - 4:00 p.m., ET

It may not be the flashiest topic, but the financial health of your company is the backbone of its success! Learn the basics of accounting that will enable you to track and analyze costs and communicate about them effectively. A great starting point that allows you to explore terminology and best practices for a healthy financial scorecard.

This half day course is held from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. ET.

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Members: Click here to save an extra 10% by purchasing Business Accounting and Job Costing together!

This live class is intended to be interactive. Please ensure you are in an environment that allows you to participate and that your camera and microphone are working.

Due to the live, interactive nature of this course, no recordings will be available.

What to expect from this course:

  • Define concepts and terminology basic to construction business accounting
  • Describe the value and use of common financial reports in measuring business performance, job cost accounting and variance analysis
  • Explain the importance and process of measuring and analyzing job cost against performance
  • Identify the essentials of operating capital funding methods
  • Identify common construction and permanent mortgage products and the relative builder/client positions
  • Recognize the differences between active and passive income endeavors
  • Access templates for a personal budget, a company budget, a chart of accounts, an income statement and balance sheet reports

NAHB Credit: 3 continuing education credits

Additional Credit Information:

3 AIA/CES LU: NAHB is a Registered Provider with the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Continuing Education Systems. Credit earned on completion of this course will be reported to CES Records for AIA members by NAHB. Certificates of Completion for non-AIA members are available upon request.

Important Registration Details:

This course is non-transferable. Do not use another individual’s login information to register for this course. You must login to as yourself to receive your certificate of completion and credit for this course. If you are not registered on, Create Your Login now.

If you are having issues with your login, please contact our help desk.

To get access to membership pricing as a peer member under an employer’s membership, please reach out to our help desk at or 202-266-8313.

You will have access to course materials, including the course test, for 30 days after the conclusion of the live sessions.

Cancellation and Refund Policy: You may cancel your registration and request a refund by emailing until the day of the scheduled live class. If requested after the class has begun a fee will be charged ($25 for a 3-hour class, $50 for a 6-hour class).

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