How to Understand and Speak with Confidence About Financial Issues in your Business.

This course provides grounding in key financial documents, processes and terminology for non-financial managers.

  • An understanding of the basic principles and terminology of finance
  • How to interpret key financial information
  • How to communicate and present your financial position and budgets more credibly to your colleagues
  • The difference between turnover, profit, and cash flow
  • An understanding of the methodologies and language of the finance function
  • How to read and understand annual reports and company accounts
  • Key approaches to calculating profitability and liquidity
  • How to evaluate projects from a financial perspective
  • This is a one day course however the content can be tailored to ensure you get the most out of this training
  • We recommend those wanting to gain a deeper understanding of Finance undertake our 2 day programme. This enables you to bring in annual reports, company accounts and other documentation for the trainer to work with, so that you gain a more hands on experience
  • The legalities of Finance
  • An introduction to Business Finance
  • Jargon to watch out for!
  • Accounting Fundamentals
  • Making profit
  • Ways to make and increase profit
  • Budgeting
  • Evaluating business opportunities
  • Measuring business performance
  • You are a Manager or Business Owner wishing to gain a clearer understanding of the fundamentals of business finance, and how finance impacts on the decisions that are made on a day-to-day basis, either at a departmental or company-wide level
  • You’ll have developed an understanding of key financial documents and financial terminology used in business. You’ll be able to interpret financial information and use financial reports to manage your day-to-day business activity
  • £245 per person
  • This includes all course materials, refreshments and a 2 course lunch in our restaurant