Winter 2021 — Most Effective Job Cost Setup & Flow

March 8-10, 2021  |  Online


Join Scott Kern for three days of learning focused on building up your job cost practices. You’ll walk away with a thorough understanding of correct cost code setup, advanced budgeting techniques, overhead allocation tracking, job cost report linking, user-defined field utilization and so much more — including:

  • Foundation Navigation
  • G/L Setup / Review
  • Job Cost Budgets
  • Change Orders
  • Forecasting Job Cost with Worksheets
  • Job Cost Reporting on Budget vs. Actual Cost
  • Over/Under Billing Report
  • Job Cost / GL Tie out report

Why Attend:

  • Learn the ins and outs of your G/L with a 20-year FOUNDATION® expert.
  • Optimize your G/L and job cost reporting with ideal inter-module setups.
  • Take home DataGenie reports to identify overhead percentages, compare financials and uncover posting issues early.
  • Network with FOUNDATION contractors from across the U.S.


After participating in this conference, you should be able to apply:

  • proper setup of G/L accounts to ensure job costing needs are met
  • closing completed budget items
  • forecasting based on estimated or actual cost
  • month-end procedures to tie general ledger (income statement) values to associated job cost reports
  • identify miscoding of information to overhead job(s)


DATES:  March 8-10, 2021

10am-12pm – Presentation
12-1pm – Lunch break
1-3pm – Presentation
3-3:15pm – PM break
3:15-5pm – Q&A/Networking

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:  Controller/Manager-level


CPE CREDIT:  Up to 12 units

PROGRAM LEVEL:  Intermediate

PREREQUISITES/ADVANCED PREPARATION:  Full-system users, rather than single-module users, will benefit most from this class. Attendees should be familiar with their company’s chart of accounts.


Foundation Software, LLC. 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 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:

Questions / Cancellations / Complaint Resolution

Contact Deanna Nwosu at (800) 246-0800 x 7189 or

Other Important Details

The delivery method of all classes listed above is "Group Internet Based," and the field of study falls under the classification of "Specialized Knowledge & Application."

Foundation Software Event Cancellation Policy

Refunds, minus a $50 administration fee, may be given for cancellations sent to before February 8, 2021. Cancellations between February 8, 2021, and March 7, 2021, may receive a 50% refund of registration fees paid. No refunds will be given for no-shows or cancellations the day of the event. Substitutions are available at any time for no additional cost.