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Police Budget Academy


This popular and highly pragmatic course covers the complete process of preparation, justification and presentation of a department/division budget and is vital for individuals who are, or will be, responsible for preparing a department, division or agency budget.


The agenda is divided into three, eight-hour modules as follows:

  • Revenues and Budget Principles   On day one the various funding sources and key budget principles will be presented in a dynamic, comprehensive, and understandable manner.  The budget will be defined as a legal and political tool.
  • Budget Preparation   Day two is devoted to hands-on experience in preparing and presenting a police budget.
  • Budget Designs and Funds Accounting   Day three will continue the learning experience of day two; review methods for defending the budget; and, explain the steps needed to ensure its successful administration.

Instructor: Jay Kreitz

Location: Volare Hotel
111 S. Avenida de la Estrella
San Clemente, CA 92672

Course Price: $525


May 7-9, 2024
October 8-10, 2024
February 4-6, 2025
May 6-8, 2025