Why book this course?
Every decision a business makes potentially impacts on its finances - making an understanding of finances and accounting critical at almost every level. Our Financial Management Course for Non Finance Managers course helps to demystify accounting and finance, while providing a broad understanding of how financial management works.
You’ll learn why financial records are maintained, the importance of accounting systems, key financial terminology, and an overview of financial statements. Delegates will discuss a range of topics, using practical examples and exercises to help embed new skills.
Who is the course for?
This course is ideal for anyone who requires an understanding of basic financial principles and financial information.
The skills taught by this course will help you to better understand finance as it applies to businesses, and inform better decision making on a day-to-day basis.
What content will the course cover?
Debits & credits.
The General Ledger.
The Trial Balance.
Preparation of accounts.
Understanding different financial terms and concepts.
What the Income Statement (Profit and Loss account) is.
The Statement of Financial Position (Balance Sheet) and its relationship with the Income Statement.
What a Cashflow Statement is.
Why “cash is king” – the difference between profit and cash.
What will I get out of the training?
You will get a greater understanding of the basic financial information produced by a business, and how this is parsed and applied.By the end of the course, you will be able to interpret the information in these documents and use it to manage day-to-day business activity, becoming more effective and more prudent in your role.
At Kent Trainers, we’re proud to adapt our courses to the needs of businesses across the region. Our Finance Management course uses practical exercises and individual feedback to tailor your learning experience. By discussing issues with your trainers and peers, you’ll gain an understanding of finance that applies to your workplace and bolsters your skill set.
What is the duration of this course?
This is a 1-day course.
The course commences at 9:30am and we aim to finish at approximately 4:30pm.
On all our scheduled courses, lunch is included and refreshments are provided throughout the day.
For virtual courses, timings will vary. Details can be found next to each scheduled course date.