Capacity Building Training Programme for Project Accountants

Bhubaneswar: Three day long training programme for Project Accountants was conducted at Project Management Unit (PMU) of Odisha Forestry Sector Development Project (OFSDP), Phase- II from 4th January to 6th January 2018.

Inaugurating the programme the Project Director Sri Lalit Kumar Tewari stated that imparting training to different stake holders is a major component of OFSDP-II. Such trainings provide unique exposure on different project components and eventually it helps in major learning. The Project Director advised the participants to complete the accounting work on daily basis and maintain proper records to avoid any complicacies.

Dr. Meeta Biswal, Additional Project Director extended a warm welcome to all the participants at the outset.

Project Accountants from all 12 OFSDP-II Divisions and FMU Accountants participated in this programme. The training programme covers the accounting procedure along with other components of the project. A total of 38 participants were present for the training.

Major themes being covered in this Training Programme included- Accounting Procedure, Bill Processing, Preparation of Pay Rolls, Audit and compliances, Basics of Tally, Hands on Tally, VSS level accounting, Preparation of Statement of Expenditure (SOE) etc.

The training programme concluded on 6th January, 2018.