Finance for Non-Financial Managers

The perfect finance intro for any person who needs to understand the importance of finance to business health and survival

A little about our 'Finance for non-finance managers' course

This finance for managers course is designed to provide you with a broad understanding of the vocabulary, principles and application of accounting and financial techniques used to measure company financial performance.

On the course, you will explore the issues of planning and budgeting and will practice with tools and indicators commonly used by businesses.

The course will also examine the increasing importance of management information in any organisation, what it might contain and how it is used.

Topics covered in this course include:

  • An introduction to corporate finance
  • The financial reporting system
  • Financial objectives and business performance
  • The balance sheet
  • The importance of cashflow
  • Accounting principles used for reporting
  • The measurement of profit and the distinction with cash
  • The profit and loss account
  • Analysing financial performance and responsibilities
  • Key financial roles
  • Responsibility accounting and cost centres
  • Using financial ratios and key performance indicators
  • Management accounting and information
  • The role of a budget holder
  • Product costing and budgeting
  • The purpose of budgets
  • Budget construction and co-ordination
  • Preparing a budget
  • Monitoring actual costs

How long is the course?

This course serves up all the finance for non finance managers training you need in just two days 

Who is this course for?

This financial awareness course is for Team Leaders, Supervisors, Managers and Directors. It is perfect for any person who needs to understand the importance of finance to businesses health and survival.

It caters to individuals with any level of responsibility for financial matters within an organisation and will serve to improve commercial awareness and acumen.

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