Bringing Today’s Financial and Utility Industry Thought Leaders to You

CFC’s industry-leading meetings and educational opportunities bring today’s financial and utility industry thought leaders to you. CFC’s events and training opportunities are complimentary for CFC members.

CFC District Meetings 2020

Held in conjunction with NRECA Regional Meetings.

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CFC Independent Borrowers Executive Summit (IBES)

CFC IBES 2020, scheduled for November 16-18 in Tucson, has been canceled. The health and safety of our members and our staff is our top priority, and we believe the wisest decision is to forego this year’s event. If you, your staff or your members have any questions, please contact the CFC Events and Training team.

IBES 2020 | CANCELED 

2021 | November 15–17 | Tampa, FL

CFC Annual Membership Meeting

2020 | March 2 | New Orleans, LA

2021 | June 14 | San Antonio, TX

2022 | March 7 | Nashville, TN

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CFC Forum

CFC’s annual conference on issues and challenges facing the electric cooperative network.

Forum 2020 | CANCELED 

2021 | June 14–16 | San Antonio, TX

2022 | June 20–22 | Boston, MA

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Conference Info
 Events and Training Team
 800-424-2954

CPE/CEU Credits
 Erik Dahlseid

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 Member Center
 800-424-2955

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Orientation

New CEO Orientation

March 31–April 2, 2021

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Certificate Program

Cooperative Financial Professional Certificate (CFPC)

CFPC, an intensive, three-part finance program for senior and mid-level finance and accounting staff, is a collaborative program between CFC and the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA).

2021 Spring Program 
Unit 1 in Madison, Wisconsin: April 19–23
Unit 2 in Dulles, Virginia: June 7-11

2021 Fall Program 
Unit 1 in Madison, Wisconsin: August 23–27
Unit 2 in Dulles, Virginia: October 18-22

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Equity Management Workshops

CFC is developing a series of workshops focused on principles of sound equity management.

The training is structured for various skill levels: Basic (Level 1) and Intermediate (Level 2 – in development).

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Certificate Program

KRTA Certificate Program

CFC is proud to offer the Key Ratio Trend Analysis (KRTA) Certificate Program. CFC has published KRTA—an annual report that tracks the median value of 145 financial and operational ratios for participating electric distribution cooperatives over the previous five years—since 1975.

KRTA Level 1 is always available online through CFC Academy.

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Statewide Financial Workshops

Designed specifically for directors of CFC electric cooperatives, the statewide financial workshops provide attendees with a variety of finance-focused topics.

Statewide Workshop for Directors of Florida Rural Electric Network

November 4-5, 2020
Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront | St. Petersburg, Florida

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Statewide Workshop for Directors of Texas Rural Electric Network

December 15-16, 2021 
Overton Hotel & Conference Center | Lubbock, TX

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CFC Training Catalog

Learn more about how you match your professional development needs with CFC programs.

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Financial Product Training

CFC offers hands-on training on CFC Compass and CFC BudgetPro financial models.

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 Member Training

Commitment to Excellence

For Electric Cooperative Directors
This training looks at best practices for how electric cooperative leaders should demonstrate principled leadership, financial stewardship, effective governance and management risk oversight.

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Member Training

Questions? Contact Us

Training Info
 Member Training

Conference Info
 Events and Training Team
 800-424-2954

CPE/CEU Credits
 Erik Dahlseid

Website Account Info
 Member Center
 800-424-2955

CFC Event Coordinator
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CFC Webinars

Monthly webinars for electric cooperative staff and directors.

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CFC Form 7 Tutorials

The online tutorials will guide you through the process of accessing, completing, checking and submitting CFC Form 7.

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Plant Accounting

Your online financial learning center.

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CFC Academy

Your online financial learning center.

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Quarterly Financial Market Review

A quarterly conference call for electric cooperative staff and directors on the latest developments of the economy and financial markets.

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Online Learning Info
 Member Training
 800-424-2954

Financial Series Webinar CPE Credits
 Erik Dahlseid

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 Member Center
 800-424-2955

CFC Special Membership Meeting

CFC held a virtual Special Membership Meeting on August 14 to vote on bylaw amendments that allow the organization to conduct virtual member meetings, and featured Sheldon Petersen’s conversation with Mohamed El-Erian, chief economic adviser at Allianz and president-elect of Queens’ College of Cambridge.

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NCSC Annual Membership Meeting

Due to CFC Forum 2020 being canceled, NCSC held its 39th Annual Membership Meeting on August 6 by means of remote communication. The meeting included a report from the president, director elections in two districts and a vote on bylaw amendments. This meeting also featured keynote speaker – venture capitalist and star of ABC’s “Shark Tank” Kevin O’Leary.

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Questions? Contact Us

Conference Info
 Events and Training Team
 800-424-2954

CPE/CEU Credits
 Erik Dahlseid

Website Account Info
 Member Center
 800-424-2955

CFC Event Coordinator
Become a CFC Event Coordinator »