Stay in compliance with the ever-shifting rules and regulations of the uniform guidance with
training programs on the most critical grants management topics.

Why Thompson Grants Training?

Thompson Grants live and virtual training programs have helped thousands of grant-receiving organizations protect their funding and stay in compliance with the shifting sands of complicated, detailed rules that govern federal funding for over 45 years. Our relevant and comprehensive training options come in a wide variety of formats and cover the requirements for federal agencies, pass-throughs, recipients and subrecipients.

Earn continuing education credits and benefit from expert-led training on critical grants management topics by attending one of our Federal Grants Forums or Thompson Grants Workshops (perfect for training new team members), learning on your own time with self-paced eLearning courses, viewing live or on-demand webinars, or setting up a custom group training program


These comprehensive training programs feature expert speakers and cover a wide array of grants development and management topics.

Topics include:
  • Audits
  • Cost Allowability
  • Cost Allocation
  • Compliance Supplement
  • Closeout
  • Grant-writing
  • Improper Payments
  • Indirect Costs
  • Internal Controls
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Procurement
  • Proposals
  • Risk Evaluation
  • Subrecipient Monitoring
  • Time and Effort
  • Uniform Guidance

Unlock the full potential of Thompson Grants’ robust webinar training schedule with a subscription to the Thompson Grants Webinar Training Pass. Subscribe and benefit from all Thompson Grants live webinar as they air, maximized opportunities to earn CPE and GPCI CEU credits and unrestricted access to the Thompson Grants Webinar Archives – all for one low price.


Thompson Grants’ self-guided eLearning courses are perfect for busy grants professionals who need to train on their schedule and at their own pace. All courses are accessible 24/7 from your computer, tablet or smartphone. Led by experts in the field, each course includes highly-interactive components like video clips, readings , and the ability to submit specific questions about your programs directly to the instructor. CPE and/or GPCI CEU credits are available upon completion of courses.

Topics include:
  • Grants 101: Understanding the Federal Grants Process from Start to Finish!
  • Indirect Cost and Cost Allocation Plans
  • Techniques for Monitoring Federal Subawards
  • Audit Strategies for Auditors and Auditees
  • Find & Win Federal Grants
  • Fundamentals of Foundation Grant Writing
  • Winning Strategies for Finding Your Best Foundation Funders


These live training events, taking place around the country and throughout the year, are packed with sessions delivered by compliance experts in the grants, accounting and legal communities. Join us to learn the new requirements under the uniform guidance, how the changes will impact your federal programs and where to start. Without the proper guidance and tools, you and your current and future funding are at risk like never before, so don’t wait until it’s too late!


Custom Onsite and Virtual Group Training For Your Team

Our comprehensive training, spanning the entire grants lifecycle, will help your team learn how to successfully manage your grants and protect your grant funding while keeping your recipients and subrecipients in compliance with the uniform guidance.

Whether you choose the onsite or virtual option, you’ll benefit from clear instruction on complex and potentially confusing guidance and regulations issued by OMB, the Government Accountability Office (GAO), Treasury and all federal grant-making agencies, so you can take the steps needed to stay in compliance with the complicated, detailed rules that govern federal funding.

Select from our most requested sessions or tell us your challenge areas. Either way, we will work with you to configure a training program that fits your organization's unique needs and challenges

CPE and GPCI CEU credits and a license to the recorded content are available upon request for both our onsite and virtual training options. Plus, we include a six-month subscription to our Thompson Grants Compliance Expert Lite for all students – an additional value of $444 – to ensure that everyone is supported even after the training is over.