As a certification candidate, you’ll need to show verification of training in all outlined categories.

Elective and Practicum training requirements are dependent upon your selected training option.

60 CEUs approved professional development

Core Training

  • Introduction to School Business Administration
  • Management and Supervision
  • Principles of School Law
  • School Finance and Budgeting

Elective Training

  • Specific requirements dependent upon candidate’s selected training option

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220 CEUs approved professional development

Core Training

  • Benefits Administration
  • Collective Bargaining
  • Conducting Employee Investigations
  • Employer/Employee Relations
  • Employee Performance Management
  • Employee Training and Development
  • Employment Laws and Education Code
  • Job Classification, Recruitment, Testing and Selection
  • Leaves of Absence
  • Management and Supervision
  • Merit Systems and Personnel Commissions
  • Payroll and the Business and Technology Sides of Human Resources
  • Risk Management (as it relates to workers’ compensation)
  • Special Education
  • Workers’ Compensation

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60 CEUs approved professional development

Core Training

  • Payroll Essentials
  • Payroll Software Training (specific to candidate’s COE)

Elective Training

  • CalSTRS & CalPERS: Retirement Concepts
  • CalSTRS/CalPERS: Best Practices for Employment Agreements, CBAs & Avoiding Adverse Audits
  • Collective Bargaining Basics
  • Evaluation and Performance Management
  • Leaves of Absence
  • Legal Requirements for HR/Payroll Records
  • Payroll Compliance & Year-End Reporting
  • Payroll Concepts
  • Principles of School Law
  • SACS (Basic)
  • SACS (Advanced)

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Core Training

  • Accounting
  • Information and Technology Systems
  • Human Resources/ Management

Skill Training

  • Attendance Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Budget Development and Control
  • Business Services Overview
  • Collective Bargaining
  • Creative Financing and Entrepreneurship
  • Facility Planning and Construction
  • Food Services and Child Nutrition
  • History of California Finance
  • Institution of Education
  • Leadership and Strategic Planning
  • Legal Aspects and Hands-On Accounting for Student Body Organizations
  • Maintenance and Operations
  • Principles of School Law
  • Pupil Transportation
  • Risk Management
  • School Finance

Need assistance with Certification?

certification@casbo.org

(916) 562-2505