Finance For Non-Finance Professionals

You as a professional in any field , will need a basic to intermediate understanding of financial principles to be able to not only improve your positioning within the company but also if you are in a senior role be able to affect the performance of your business unit's profitability and that of your organisation.  Our 'Finance for non-finance professionals' course will provide you with financial concepts and techniques that you can utilise as business decision making tools.

Benefits of undertaking a professional development program

Aims and Objectives

The aim of the programme is to enable the delegate to:

  • Improve budget management.

  • Increase potential profits, and assess the financial performance of business activities.

  • Become proficient in understanding and utilising financial and accounting terminology.

  • Prepare you for senior management positions where financial awareness is crucial.

  • Utilising various tools to analyse financial statements

This course is ideal for

  • Mangers and supervisors and any non finance professional that is looking to increase their knowledge of finance and acocuting principles. ​

 

Course Content 

  • Introduction ​to accounting 

  • Financial principles basics

  • Understand the components that make up financial statements

  • Analyse financial performance

  • Managing budgets

  • The Four Types of Accounts

  • Investment Appraisal Tools

  • Business analysis

  • Taxation

  • Profit margin

  • Asset turnover

Delegates Pre-requisites 

There are no pre-requisites to take this course. 

Course Methodology

This course is an instructor led classroom based environment, conducted by one of our financial experts. The classes will be conducted over 3 days. The course consists of a blend of lectures, application, projects and exercises. All other materials will be provided to the attendees in the classroom environment. At the conclusion of the course, there will be an exam and a certification can be obtained upon attaining the passing grade.