European Academy recently hosted a highly successful training course on Financial Administration & Auditing Preparation for E.C. Funded Projects led by Mrs. Sara Dishkova, Certified Internal Auditor.
Taking place at the luxurious Dom Pedro Lisboa Hotel from September 21st to 22nd, 2023, the training brought together participants from different European countries, all eager to enhance their knowledge on the domain. Mrs. Dishkova’s engaging teaching style and in-depth expertise ensured that the attendees left the course equipped with valuable insights and practical skills.
During the two-day training, participants delved into various critical aspects of EU Policy and Funding, including:
- Personnel cost eligibility rules
- CFS thresholds and costs on CFS
- Bonus elements in personnel costs
- Calculation of the daily rate
- Managing the risk of subjectivity for bonus rates and additional remuneration
- Distinguishing between subcontracting and service costs
- Calculating indirect costs when incurring expenses for internally developed goods and services
- Efficiently managing multiple projects simultaneously
- Ensuring the coherence of cost calculations between projects
Throughout the course, participants were encouraged to engage in lively discussions and ask questions, ensuring a comprehensive understanding of the subject matter.
Participants formed a strong bond during the course, with an emphasis on networking and mutual support. Even after the formal training hours ended, Mrs. Dishkova continued to work with a participant from the UK, finalizing the course material and practicing real-life case studies.
The success of the Financial Administration & Auditing Preparation course in Lisbon is a testament to European Academy’s commitment to delivering high-quality training that empowers professionals to excel in the competitive environment of EU Policy and Funding.