Certification Program

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NJASBO is a professional association that promotes the highest standards of ethics and efficiency, provides its membership with professional development and support, and collaborates with entities that affect public education.

WHY CERTIFICATION?

The State of NJ mandates that anyone employed in the position of School Business Administrator be certified for that position.

SESSION DAYS/LOCATION

Training is held Saturdays (or as otherwise indicated) from 9 am to 2 pm and during the week from 6:00 pm to 9 pm. Certification classes are held in the Central Region (Robbinsville) and in the Northern Region at various locations (as listed below).

REQUIREMENTS

To be eligible for the School Business Administrator Certificate of Eligibility the candidate shall: hold a Master's Degree or higher or be in possession of a Certified Public Accountant License and complete at least 18 credits of study in the following areas:

(a) Economic (b) Law; (c) Accounting; (d) Organizational Theory; (e) Management or Administration and (f) Finance (6A:9B-12.7). A Master's Degree in a recognized field of administration shall be accepted as meeting the above requirements. Candidates may apply for a Certificate of Eligibility online through the Department of Education/Licensing and Credentials http://www.nj.gov/education/educators/license/endorsements/0109CE.pdf Once the Certificate of Eligibility is obtained, the individual is able to seek employment in any district within the state. Once employed, the individual will receive their Provisional Certificate and begin their mentoring. Under the guidance of a mentor, the individual will complete a one year residency, which will include 145 clock hours of instruction as determined by the mentor and NJASBO.

TRAINING

The 145 Clock Hours are contained within the following disciplines; School Finance/Accounting/Reporting (52 hours); Insurance/Risk Management (20 hours); Economic & Legal Ramifications (20 hours); Labor Relations/Personnel Management (20 hours); School Plant Planning (20 hours); Food Service (3 hours); Pupil Transportation (5 hours) and Core Curriculum Content Standards (5 hours).

DISCLAIMER

NOTE: It is the sole responsibility of the candidate to assure that any instruction taken through NJASBO fulfills the requirements leading towards certification as a School Business Administrator.

schedule - central location (robbinsville)

          Food Service - $70

                      Wednesday, September 5, 2018 (6pm-9pm)

          School Financial Accounting/Reporting-GAAP/Double Entry - $700

                      Saturday, September 8, 2018

                      Saturday, September 15, 2018

                      Saturday, September 29, 2018

                      Saturday, October 6, 2018

                      Saturday, October 13, 2018

                      Saturday, October 27, 2018

                      Saturday, November 3, 2018

                      Saturday, November 10, 2018

                      Saturday, November 17, 2018

                      Saturday, December 1, 2018

           School Law - $280

                      Saturday, December 8, 2018

                      Saturday, December 15, 2018

                      Saturday, December 22, 2018

                      Saturday, December 29, 2018

           Insurance / Risk Management -$280

                      Saturday, January 12, 2019

                      Saturday, January 19, 2019

                      Saturday, January 26, 2019

                      Saturday, February 2, 2019

           School Plant Planning - $280

                      Saturday, February 9, 2019

                      Saturday, February 23, 2019

                      Saturday, March 2, 2019

                      Saturday, March 9, 2019

            Personnel Administration / Labor Relations - $280

                      Saturday, March 16, 2019

                      Saturday, March 23, 2019

                      Saturday, March 30, 2019

                      Saturday, April 6, 2019

             Pupil Transportation - $70

                      Saturday, April 27, 2019

            Core Curriculum - $70 *Please note - this is the only Core Curriculum class offered this year. This class will not be offered in the NORHTERN location*

                      Saturday, May 4, 2019

SCHEDULE - northern LOCATION

           School Financial Accounting/Reporting-GAAP/Double Entry – Perth Amboy - $700 - FULL - If you'd like to be added to a waitlist, please contact Jamie at 609-689-3870 or email me at jamie@njasbo.com.

                      Saturday, September 8th

                      Saturday, September 22nd

                      Saturday, September 29th

                      Saturday, October 6th

                      Saturday, October 13th

                      Saturday, October 20th

                      Saturday, October 27th

                      Saturday, November 3rd

                      Saturday, November 10th

                      Saturday, November 17th

               School Law - Cranford - $280

                     Saturday, December 1, 2018

                     Saturday, December 8, 2018

                     Saturday, December 15, 2018

                     Saturday, January 5, 2019

                Insurance / Risk Management - Cranford - $280

                     Saturday, January 12, 2019 - class will run 9am-3:45pm

                     Saturday, January 19, 2019 *cancelled due to holiday*

                     Saturday, January 26, 2019 - class will run 9am-3:45pm

                     Saturday, February 2, 2019 - class will run 9am-3:45pm

                Personnel Administration / Labor Relations - Cranford - $280

                     Saturday, February 9, 2019

                     Saturday, February 23, 2019

                     Saturday, March 2, 2019

                     Saturday, March 9, 2019

                School Plant Planning – Franklin Twp. - $280

                     Saturday, March 16, 2019

                     Saturday, March 23, 2019

                     Saturday, March 30, 2019

                     Saturday, April 6, 2019

           

                 Pupil Transportation - Andover - $70

 

                     Saturday, April 13, 2019

                 Food Service – Perth Amboy - $70

                     Wednesday, May 8, 2019 (6pm-9pm)

               Core Curriculum - $70 *Please note - Core Curriculum will only be offered in the Central location this year. This class will not be offered in the NORHTERN location*

                     Saturday, May 4, 2019

 

NJASBO
4 AAA Drive Suite 101,
Robbinsville New Jersey 08691
P: (609) 689-3870 F: (609) 689-3167