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Finance for Non-Finance Professionals

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  • 5 guided learning hours

Finance for Non-Finance Professionals

Overview

This course is aimed at those with a limited understanding of financial techniques and vocabulary. It will give you The invaluable skills required to best use resources, and achieve both greater financial success and the wider Objectives of the business. Whether managing a team, department or division in a small or large organisation, a fluent understanding of Fundamental financial theory is vital for the success of your business.

Learning Outcomes

  • How to use financial statements and key performance indicators.
  • Budgeting and forecasting techniques to improve planning, control, and decision-making.
  • How to develop a business plan and investment-appraisal techniques.

Audience

  • Professionals, team leaders, managers, consultants and analysts.

Syllabus

Section 1: Introduction

  • Unit 1.1 - Financial Information and Decision-making   

Section 2: Using Financial Information for Business Planning and Control

  • Unit 2.1 - Management Accounts    
  • Unit 2.2 - Costs / Using Costs in Business Decisions    
  • Unit 2.3 - Using Budgets    
  • Unit 2.4 - Control Using Variance Analysis
  • Unit 2.5 - Section Plenary

Section 3: Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)

  • Unit 3.1 - The Usefulness of Business Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
  • Unit 3.2 - How to Choose Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
  • Unit 3.3 - How to Use KPIs    
  • Unit 3.4 - KPIs in Practice
  • Unit 3.5 - Section Plenary

Section 4: Project Investment Appraisal

  • Unit 4.1 - Project Investment Appraisal    
  • Unit 4.2 - Appraisal Methods and Risk
  • Unit 4.3 - Appraisal Methods and Inflation
  • Unit 4.4 - Comparing Appraisal Methods
  • Unit 4.5 - Section Plenary

Section 5: Building Your Business Case (Portfolio)

  • Unit 5.1 - Building a Business Case
  • Unit 5.2 - Identifying Your Resources    
  • Unit 5.3 - Sales, Production and Pricing
  • Unit 5.4 - Financial Planning for Your Business Case    
  • Unit 5.5 - Section & Course Plenary

Duration

5 Hours

On completion of your course, you will receive a certificate:

Stonebridge Associated Colleges: Finance for Non-Finance Professionals Certificate

Finance for Non-Finance Professionals Certificate issued by Stonebridge Associated Colleges, to view a sample of the college’s award, please click here.

Professional Membership

On completion of this course you will be eligible to join the following Professional Associations(s):

Stonebridge

On successful completion of your course your qualification is awarded. You will receive an attractively presented Diploma or Certificate issued by Stonebridge Associated Colleges, this will also allow you to use the letters SAC. Dip. or SAC. Cert. after your name.

Stonebridge Associated Colleges is one of the leading (and biggest) distance education colleges in the U.K and internationally. We have many thousands of students studying with us at any one time from locations all over the world. Our diplomas will always count towards your future, and will improve your prospects of future employment or higher level study etc. by proving that you have studied to a certain level, that you have proficiency in your chosen subjects and that you are interested in your field of choice. Education is always an investment in your future and you will find this to be the case with our qualifications in your jurisdiction.

Finance for Non-Finance Professionals

Overview

This course is aimed at those with a limited understanding of financial techniques and vocabulary. It will give you The invaluable skills required to best use resources, and achieve both greater financial success and the wider Objectives of the business. Whether managing a team, department or division in a small or large organisation, a fluent understanding of Fundamental financial theory is vital for the success of your business.

Learning Outcomes

  • How to use financial statements and key performance indicators.
  • Budgeting and forecasting techniques to improve planning, control, and decision-making.
  • How to develop a business plan and investment-appraisal techniques.

Audience

  • Professionals, team leaders, managers, consultants and analysts.

Syllabus

Section 1: Introduction

  • Unit 1.1 - Financial Information and Decision-making   

Section 2: Using Financial Information for Business Planning and Control

  • Unit 2.1 - Management Accounts    
  • Unit 2.2 - Costs / Using Costs in Business Decisions    
  • Unit 2.3 - Using Budgets    
  • Unit 2.4 - Control Using Variance Analysis
  • Unit 2.5 - Section Plenary

Section 3: Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)

  • Unit 3.1 - The Usefulness of Business Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
  • Unit 3.2 - How to Choose Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
  • Unit 3.3 - How to Use KPIs    
  • Unit 3.4 - KPIs in Practice
  • Unit 3.5 - Section Plenary

Section 4: Project Investment Appraisal

  • Unit 4.1 - Project Investment Appraisal    
  • Unit 4.2 - Appraisal Methods and Risk
  • Unit 4.3 - Appraisal Methods and Inflation
  • Unit 4.4 - Comparing Appraisal Methods
  • Unit 4.5 - Section Plenary

Section 5: Building Your Business Case (Portfolio)

  • Unit 5.1 - Building a Business Case
  • Unit 5.2 - Identifying Your Resources    
  • Unit 5.3 - Sales, Production and Pricing
  • Unit 5.4 - Financial Planning for Your Business Case    
  • Unit 5.5 - Section & Course Plenary

Duration

5 Hours

On completion of your course, you will receive a certificate:

Stonebridge Associated Colleges: Finance for Non-Finance Professionals Certificate

Finance for Non-Finance Professionals Certificate issued by Stonebridge Associated Colleges, to view a sample of the college’s award, please click here.

Professional Membership

On completion of this course you will be eligible to join the following Professional Associations(s):

Stonebridge

On successful completion of your course your qualification is awarded. You will receive an attractively presented Diploma or Certificate issued by Stonebridge Associated Colleges, this will also allow you to use the letters SAC. Dip. or SAC. Cert. after your name.

Stonebridge Associated Colleges is one of the leading (and biggest) distance education colleges in the U.K and internationally. We have many thousands of students studying with us at any one time from locations all over the world. Our diplomas will always count towards your future, and will improve your prospects of future employment or higher level study etc. by proving that you have studied to a certain level, that you have proficiency in your chosen subjects and that you are interested in your field of choice. Education is always an investment in your future and you will find this to be the case with our qualifications in your jurisdiction.

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