Advanced Concepts in the Uniform Grants Guidance

September 15, 2021

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm EST

Course Description:

Geared toward the more seasoned and experienced administrators who are familiar with the basics of the federal grant administrative rules in the Uniform Grant Guidance (UGG) or those that just completed the Introduction to the UGG training, this virtual training will focus on hot topics and major findings under 2 CFR Part 200 – Uniform Administrative Cost Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (the Uniform Guidance, or UGG).

This advanced level review will focus on the principles behind testing internal controls, charging indirect costs, time and effort documentation flexibility, procurement flexibilities, subrecipient monitoring, and audit pitfalls. This virtual training will also provide a discussion of recent changes to the Uniform Grants Guidance (UGG), effective November 12, 2020, in particular the Office of Management and Budget’s technical revisions, updated FAQs, flexibility memoranda, and other new guidance.


$450.00 – September 15 Training Only (includes live virtual training and online recording)register on this page

$800.00 – September 8 AND September 15 (includes live virtual trainings and online recordings)

  • Please click here to register for the September 8th training


10+ Attendees qualify for a 10% group discount. For assistance with group discounts, email us at


Cancellations must be submitted in writing to at least 48 hours prior to any virtual training to receive a full refund.


Payment can also be made with a check or purchase order. Payment and registration are separate processes. You must also register for the specific webinar you wish to attend.

Who Will Benefit?

This webinar is of value to all federal granting agencies, federal grant recipients, and everyone who works with federal grants, including:

  • Federal grant administrators at all NFEs including state and local governments, school districts, non-profits, institutions of higher education, etc.
  • Federal grant fiscal and program monitors
  • Auditors

What Will You Learn?

Attendees will learn:

  • Appreciate the impact of the OMB revisions to the administration of grants;
  • Learn the flexibility available with respect to procurement requirements for non-federal entities;
  • Understand monitoring and auditing common audit pitfalls and how to avoid them; and
  • Learn best practices on how to management federal grants in a compliant manner.

CPE Information


3.5 CPE Credits awarded upon completion of the virtual training (as verified through attendee participation checks throughout the webinar) and post-conference survey.*


Home (or home office), office, conference room, etc. per internet connection


75 minutes of presentation then time for questions (no longer than 90 minutes total)


Specialized Knowledge – Technical






Group-Internet Based, Group Live

The CPE credit(s) may be accepted as continuing legal education credits or other applicable credits in your state; however, attendees are responsible for their own credit approval and for meeting any state requirements. Brustein & Manasevit, PLLC makes no guarantee or assurance that the CPE credits received will apply to any other program or state requirements.

Brustein & Manasevit, PLLC is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education (CPE) 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: