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Finance For The Non Financial Manager Course

Finance For The Non Financial Manager Course

2 Days Crawley £790.00+VAT
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Is this course right for me?

Our Finance for the Non-Financial Manager course is designed to help managers to understand and apply financial concepts to improve their own performance as well as that of their department and organisation. The course relies on practical examples and provides a relaxed environment in which to learn. Delegate numbers are deliberately kept to a minimum for this purpose.

This course is designed for managers and professional staff who use management and other financial reports in their work, but who have not had any formal training in accounting concepts.

Training course objectives:

  • Read and interpret financial information
  • Effectively use and interpret basic financial tools
  • Use the information acquired to improve the individual’s and their organisation’s performance
  • Develop an overview of business finance

Related training courses in our range

Basic accounting principles and the terminology of the financial world

  • The four basic accounting principles
  • Accountants’ jargon and what it means

Business capital and the working capital cycle

  • How business is financed
  • What is Working Capital and how it is used by a business

Capital versus revenue expenditure

  • Accounting for and depreciating fixed assets
  • Valuing and accounting for stocks and work in progress
  • Using working capital for the businesses best advantage

Budgetary planning and control

  • How to set a budget
  • Using a budget to control a business


  • The difference between cash and profits
  • Preparing a cashflow statement

Presenting financial information

  • The balance sheet and the profit and loss account

Interpreting the annual accounts of a business

  • Window dressing and creative accountancy
  • Using ratios and budgets to understand the business


  • Types of directors and how they are paid

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