Finance & Accounts

FA 1 Financial Development for Non-Financial Managers

Financial Development for Non-Financial Managers

Develop your financial skills so that you can understand the financial picture

Accredited by: LONDON INSTITUTE OF SKILLS DEVELOPMENT SIGNATURE PROGRAMME

Who should attend?

Those for whom finance is not a significant part of their responsibility, but who will benefit from understanding it in more depth. They will be from all sectors, including private, public and not-for-profit including:

  • Those who are new managers or managers wanting a refresher
  • Budget holders who want to create and manage their budgets more effectively
Course Code: F/A.1
Subject: Finance
Course Fee: £595
Duration: 3 Days
Venue: American College, Dubai
  • Operations managers who want to know more about cost management and projects
  • Sales and marketing employees who want to understand financial statements
  • Anyone who needs to understand key accounting concepts, and improve forecasting and cost management skills
  • Managers who are about to be promoted into positions which require financial literacy
  • Managers facing financial decisions or expect to make a contribution to a wider planning process.
  • Junior Managers, Fresh Graduates & Final Semester Students to acquire a promising career in a reputable organization.

Learning Objectives

By the end of the course delegates will be able to:

  • Describe fundamental bookkeeping and accounting concepts enabling them to manage the financial aspects of their role more effectively
  • Compare the different approaches taken in the public and private sector
  • Make sense of key financial statements and some key ratios
  • Manage financial aspects of projects more effectively
  • Participate more knowledgeably in the budgeting process

Course Content

Key Financial Concepts and Principles

  • Bookkeeping versus accounting
  • Cash accounting versus accrual accounting and use in private and public sectors
  • Types of accounts in the General Ledger, their purpose and the chart of accounts
  • Double-entry bookkeeping concepts and implications
  • Depreciation and amortisation

Reading Financial Statements, Public and Private Sector

  • International standards in the private and public sectors, IFRS and IPSAS
  • Format and content of the statement of financial position (balance sheet)
  • Format and content of the statement of profit or loss
  • IPSAS principles of financial statements presentation for the public sector
  • Investor ratios

Management Accounting

  • Financial accounting and management accounting compared
  • Types of management information prepared for internal consumption
  • Financial information managers need to manage – the power of comparisons
  • Analysing costs, key ratio calculations for management and variance analysis, including ROE, ROA and liquidity ratios

Managing the Finances and Costs of Projects.

  • Financial aspects of building the business case and getting approval for funding
  • Estimating project costs – different estimating techniques, expert, analogous, parametric, bottom up etc.
  • Project forecasts, cost variances and cost control
  • Project risks and financial implications

Building an Effective Budget

  • Public sector v. Private sector budgeting differences in purpose, processes and motive.
  • Budgetary methodologies, incremental and zero-based
  • Budget and variance analysis
  • End of week quiz to appraise learning achieved.

LISD Workshop Special GROUP Package Highlights:

(prices applicable to a group of minimum 8 persons)
*Maximum 15 persons will be enrolled in each workshop

  • 4 Days + 3 Nights Programme
  • Programme Registration with the invoice
  • 2 Scientific Knowledge-sharing sessions
  • Certificate of Participation signed by the authorities
  • 3 Night-accommodation in B&B (Double accommodation)
  • 2 Networking Dinners
  • 3 Lunches
  • 3 Networking Tea/Coffee
  • Airport Group-Pick & Drop Service
  • City Crawl
  • Group Excursion- Famous Tourist Attractions

Generic Schedule:

4 Days/ 3 Nights Programme

Day 1:
Hotel Group Pick-up Service from the nearest Airport to the Bed & Breakfast (Hotel)
Check-in: (between 2:00-4:00 pm)
City Crawl includes Takeaway Lunch and Coffee
(1st Night)

Day 2:
Interactive Learning Sessions: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Includes 2 Tea Breaks + Lunch
7:30 pm Networking Dinner
(2nd Night)

Day 3:
Interactive Learning Session/ Award Ceremony: 9:00 am- 1:00pm
Includes 1 Tea + Lunch
Excursion: 2:00-7:00 pm
Networking Dinner: 7:30 pm
(3rd Night)

Day 4:
Hotel Check-out at 10:00 a.m
Luggage can be Deposited in the Hotel
Free to Shop and Roam (independently)
Back to the Hotel at least 3.5 hours before the flight
Group Drop-off to the Airport

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