Comprehensive course analysis
Who should attend
This programme is suitable for all individuals who, irrespective of their level, deal with financial information and are responsible for budgets. Credit control staff will also learn how to avoid bad debts.
About the course
Find the facts behind the figures and build an all-weather financial toolkit.
Why choose this programme?
To move from manager to leader, you need to build a solid foundation in financial knowledge to interpret figures and understand what lies behind them.
In this programme, you will achieve a greater understanding of how finances influence your organisation’s strategy, structure, people and systems.
Develop a firm grasp of the fundamentals of finance.
Enhance your decision making using finance as a key part of your thinking.
Learn how to spot and manage financial risks.
Understand and Influence
Be able to communicate on financial matters at all levels. Gain a firm grasp of the fundamentals of finance and a new financial vocabulary.
Inform your thinking from a new angle and better influence your organisation’s strategy, structure, people and systems.
Analyse And Control
Better understand and control your organisation’s performance. Spot warning signs and opportunities quicker.
Explore these themes over three days:
- Accounting principles and financial objectives.
- Understanding annual and management accounts.
- Interpreting the balance sheet.
- Simplifying the operating statement.
- Using ratios.
- Evaluating companies’ performance.
- Managing cash-flow.
- Appraising capital investment.
- Recovering overheads.
- Planning through break-even analysis.
- Costing for decision making.
- Budgeting for the future.
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Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.
We are happy to help you find a suitable online alternative.