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The Pacific and Virgin Islands Training Initiatives (PITI-VITI), is a program managed by the Graduate School USA and funded by the Department of the Interior's Office of Insular Affairs. PITI-VITI supports the insular governments of American Samoa, Guam, CNMI, FSM, Palau, the Marshall Islands, and the US Virgin Islands. Find out more about the PITI-VITI program on the About PITI-VITI page.

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Preparing Finance Offices for the New Auditing Standards

A suite of auditing standards – SAS 134 through SAS 140 – was issued in 2019 and 2020 with an original effective date of December 15, 2020.  Due to the coronavirus pandemic and the extensive changes made in these standards, the effective date was delayed to December 15, 2021. That date is now rapidly approaching.  

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Grants Management Performance Improvement (Intermediate topics)

This 3-day virtual course will focus on performance as well as compliance.  Participants will be shown how to update: program/project narratives, continuation applications and carryover requests.  In addition, participants will learn how to do post award actions and understand what the grantor is looking for in reports and audits.   

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Building Employee Engagement in the New Workplace

Government organizations perform well when they have talented and committed employees. Decades of research have shown that improving the engagement of employees will enable government to: Achieve strategic goals; Improve productivity; Provide responsive customer service; Hire and retain talented employees; Develop innovative solutions; and Boost attendance.

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American Public Education, Inc. Completes Acquisition of Graduate School USA

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American Public Education, Inc. today announced that it has completed its acquisition of substantially all the assets of Graduate School USA (“GSUSA”), effective January 1, 2022. GSUSA is a leading training provider to the federal workforce, with an extensive portfolio of government agency...

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Guam Office of Public Accountability Completes Peer Review

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Guam's Office of Public Accountability (OPA) passed its current external quality control review on December 10, 2021, with support from PITI-VITI. The review included a week of on-site assessment and analysis by a team of audit professionals representing the Association of Pacific Island Public...

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PITI-VITI Returns to On-Site Training in the Pacific

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In the first live, on-site auditing course offered by GSUSA's Pacific and Virgin Islands Training Initiatives in the Pacific Islands since the pandemic began, fifteen public accountability professionals from three island audit offices met in Guam on December 2-3 for in-person audit training on...

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32nd Annual APIPA Conference Reaches Nearly 700 Accountability Professionals

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The Association of Pacific Islands Public Auditors (APIPA) completed its 32nd annual conference, held virtually from August 23 to September 3, 2021. American Samoa hosted the virtual conference. Participants were given the opportunity to receive up to 40 hours of continuing professional education...

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