2024 Spring Virtual GMBoK Training

About GMBoK Training | Meet Your Trainers | Agenda | Rates | Upcoming Trainings | Additional Information

GMBoK Spring Virtual Training
May 9-10, 2024 (10 a.m. - 5 p.m. each day)


GMBoK Training provides an in-depth understanding of the full grant lifecycle, from solicitation and application evaluations to closeout and audit. Attendees will:

  • Learn about the laws, regulations and policies affecting their administration of federal grants;

  • Review the latest updates to the Uniform Guidance published at 2 CFR 200;

  • Recognize the importance of internal controls in managing federal awards;

  • Reduce the risk of fraud, waste and abuse;

  • Learn to better manage recipients and subrecipients; and

  • Understand audit requirements for all parties, including auditors, auditees and the awarding agencies.

All paid training registrants receive a hard copy of the GMBoK Guide, a foundational resource for all grants management professionals.*

*Register by April 25 to receive the GMBoK Guide by mail before the training. Those who register after this date will have access to the online version of the guide and will receive the hard copy after the training. 

Participants may earn up to 13 CPE credits. (Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge)

Meet Your Trainers


Eric Russell, CGMS



Jerry Bertrand, CGMS
Public Impact Advisors LLC

  Training Agenda (All Times Eastern Time)
  Thursday, May 9
  10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Training Session
  1 p.m. - 2 p.m. Break
  2 p.m. - 5 p.m. Training Session
  Friday, May 10
  10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Training Session
  1 p.m. - 2 p.m. Break
  2 p.m. - 5 p.m. Training Session


  REGISTRATION RATES (through April 25)
    Member Rate

Non-Member Rate
Includes optional one-year
NGMA Membership

  GMBoK Training $719/pp $893/pp
    Member Rate

Non-Member Rate
Includes optional one-year
NGMA Membership

   GMBoK Training  $769/pp $943/pp 
No registration transfers/substitutions allowed after April 19, 2024.    

Registration deadline to receive by mail a copy of the GMBoK Guide
prior to the training is April 19, 2024.

Those who register after April 19, 2024 will receive a copy of the
GMBoK Guide AFTER the training. Link to the online Guide will be provided during the training.


Upcoming GMBoK Training Dates
Can't attend Spring GMBoK Training? We have one more virtual training scheduled in 2024. 

Fall 2024
 (September 10-11)  |  Virtual Training  |  Registration opens mid-2024

Private virtual GMBoK Trainings are available for groups of 25+. To learn more about private trainings, email us at [email protected].

Prerequisite and
Advanced Preparation
  A minimum of a bachelor’s degree plus 1-2 years of full-time grants management experience or 3-4 years of grants management experience without a degree. Familiarity with 2 CFR 200 Uniform Guidance is required.  
Who Should Attend   Grant Professionals, including Grant Specialists, Grant Administrators, Grant Managers, Program Officers, Grant Officers, Auditors  
Program Level   Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced  
Delivery Method   Internet-Based Delivery
Substitution Policy


All requests for cancellations must be made in writing directly by the registrant. The below refund policy applies:

  • By midnight ET, April 19Cancellations are eligible for a refund minus a $50 service fee.

  • April 27 - May 2Cancellations are eligible for a refund minus $300 (includes the cost of the GMBoK Guide).

  • After May 2Cancellations and no shows are not eligible for refunds.

No credits will be given in lieu of refunds. Refunds by check may not be issued until the conclusion of the event.

Requests for transfer/substitutions must be made in writing directly by the registrants; we will not accept request by an employer. The below transfer/substitution policy applies:

  • By midnight ET, April 19 – No cost for transfers/substitutions; should a nonmember substitute for a member, the difference between fees will be due at the time of transfer.

  • After April 19 – No transfers/substitutions will be allowed.

Code of Conduct
  All attendees of NGMA’s virtual events agree to NGMA’s virtual code of conduct.  


National Grants Management Association is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State Boards of Accountancy have the final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.