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Finance for Non-Financial Managers

  • Accounting
  • Duration: Two days
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    A two day programme giving an introduction to indispensable financial skills. This course will equip non-financial managers with a knowledge of company accounts, financial statements and accounts analysis which will allow them to make financial decisions with confidence.


    Day One

    Session 1:

    Course introduction

    • Why financial skills are needed and the benefits to be obtained from improving knowledge of accounts

    Session 2:

    Accounting Foundations

    • How financial statements are generated

    • Case study to illustrate the skills of bookkeeping

    Session 3:

    The Components of a Balance Sheet

    • Assets and Liabilities

    • Working Capital Cycle

    • Sources of Capital and Funding

    Session 4:

    The Components of a Profit & Loss Account

    • Income

    • Expenses

    • Why profit does not equal cash

    Session 5:

    Introduction to Financial Analysis

    • Effective decision making

    • Financial Ratios

    • Case study - calculating ratios as a means to effective decision-making

    Day Two

    Session 1:

    Introduction to Budgeting Concepts

    • Use/misuse of budgets within an organisation

    • Budgets as a planning and control tool

    Session 2:

    How to produce Cash Flow statements

    • Why profit does not equal cash

    • Importance of working capital to the future of a business

    • Case study - Financial projections

    Session 3:

    Management Reporting Techniques

    • Using the financial skill to produce reports

    • Case study

    Course Close

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