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Finance for non-finance managers - one day course


This stimulating course provides insights into how finance works and how essential it is to every organisation.


  • The main aspects of financial accounting will be introduced and explained
  • The structure and construction of the 'balance sheet' the 'profit and loss account' and the 'cash flow statement' will be explored
  • The financial flows in a business will be explored through a simple business model
  • The basics of pricing will be discussed in the context of underwriting an entire account rather than case underwriting
  • Financial regulations will be explored
  • Procurement will be discussed from a financial viewpoint
  • The concept of management accounting will be explained
  • Methods of budgeting and control will be examined
  • Simple financial exercises will be used to consolidate the understanding of the financial operating principles.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course you will be able to:

  • Understand what finance is all about
  • Recognise the key financial procedures in any organisation
  • Understand the main financial facts and figures they are presented with
  • Support the management of the finances within their own organisation.

Who should attend?

This course is ideal for managers who are not from a financial and accounting background but would benefit from a basic understanding of key financial documents and processes.

CPD hours

Attendance of this course awards up to 6 CPD hours where you consider it relevant to your professional development needs.

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Scheduled London dates for this course have now sold out, please keep checking the website for updates to availability. Dates are added subject to demand and can also be run in-house for corporate clients.