Grants Management Training Materials for Tribal Organizations
EPA’s Office of Grants and Debarment (OGD) worked with the national Partnership for Environmental Technology Education (NPETE) to develop training materials. While OGD is no longer able to offer in-person trainings, the training materials, including the training manuals and webinar recordings, are available for download below.
Please be patient as many of these are large files that may take a long time to download.
Introduction to Tribal Administrative and Financial Guidance for Assistance Agreements
Module 1: How It All Starts: The Grant Application Process
Module 2: Assistance Agreements
Module 3: Federal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act
Module 4: Grants Management Systems
Module 5: Administrative System Components
Module 6: Financial System Requirements
Module 7: Accounting Policies and Procedures
Module 8: Source Documentation for Procurement and Purchasing
Module 9: Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBEs)
Module 10: Assistance Agreement Monitoring and Closeout
Download the entire "Learner Manual: Tribal Administrative and Financial Guidance for Assistance Agreements"
Download the Activities Booklet, which contains the activities that go along with each Module of the training manual
Appendix: Tribal Administrative and Financial Guidance for Assistance Agreements
Accounting Fundamentals for Non-Accountants
The purpose of this course is to provide an introduction and overview of accounting fundamentals for non-accountants. The module also covers important topics such as communication, internal controls, documentation and recordkeeping, records retention and being prepared for a federal audit.
Webinar Recordings to become available soon
Please note that Module 5 is not available for download