Foundations in Financial Management

$109

Designed for managers in non-financial roles, this course will equip you with the knowledge to interpret financial statements easily, and to participate with confidence in management meetings and dialogue on the financial planning and performance of the organization.

Description

Managers today need to understand Finance. This involves moving beyond budgeting, and acquiring an understanding of the key concepts involved in the organization’s financial decision making. Designed for managers in non-financial roles, this course will equip you with the knowledge to interpret financial statements easily, and to participate with confidence in management meetings and dialogue on the financial planning and performance of the organization.

In this course you will learn the fundamentals of financial and management accounting, including financial statements, profit and loss accounts, and balance sheets. Cash flow, profit margins and asset turnover will all be covered, and you will also learn about investment appraisal, financial analysis and the use of key financial performance ratios.

COURSE DETAILS

  • Suitable For: Middle Managers
  • Course Duration: 20 Hours
  • Access Duration: 90 days
  • Certification: Download your Certificate on completion
  • Additional Resources: Download Learners manual, additional articles and worksheets

COURSE CONTENTS

This course comprises the following lessons:

Lesson 1 – Getting Started

SECTION 1: THE CONTEXT FOR FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT

Lesson 2 – Whose Job is it Anyway

Video – The Role of the Finance Department

Lesson 3 – The Manager’s Role

Video – What managers need to know about finance

Lesson 4 – Sources of Finance

Foundations in Financial Management – Quiz 1

SECTION 2: THE FINANCIAL STATEMENTS

Lesson 5 – The Balance Sheet

Video – Understanding the Balance Sheet

Lesson 6 – The Income Statement

Video – The Income Statement

Lesson 7 – The Cash Flow Statement

Video – The Cash-flow statement

Foundations in Financial Management – Quiz 2

SECTION 3: BUDGET MANAGEMENT

Lesson 8 – Budgeting

Lesson 9 – Managing the Budget

Video – Variance Analysis

Lesson 10 – Wrapping-up

Foundations in Financial Management – Quiz 3

Foundations in Financial Management – Course Evaluation

CERTIFICATION: DOWNLOAD YOUR CPD CERTIFICATE ON COMPLETION

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