Fundamentals of Financial Management

 

General Information

Financial management is essential for anyone serious about business, yet many do not have the fundamentals to practise this. This course will help participants develop an interest and possible passion for financial management. It provides opportunities to develop your financial management skills.

The course will also equip you with foundational skills and introduce you to the concepts and principles of, as well as tools and techniques used in financial management and analysis.

Who will benefit most?

This course will benefit individuals, managers, finance personnel, and entrepreneurs who require foundational financial management skills.


Learning outcomes

Certification

Duration

Upon completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Describe the core functions of financial management
  • Outline the framework for financial reporting
  • Explain financial management terminology, concepts and principles
  • Apply various financial planning techniques including budgeting and variance analysis, cash planning and capital budgeting
  • Analyse and interpret financial statements including the Statement of Financial Position, Statement of Comprehensive Income, and Statement of Cash Flows
  • Apply ratio analysis to financial statements
  • Appreciate advantages and limitations of ratio analysis
  • A Certificate of Competence will be awarded to all participants who successfully submit and pass their assignments, and exams*
  • A Certificate of Completion will be awarded to all who successfully submit and pass their assignments
  • A Certificate of Attendance will be awarded to all who attended the training session

*On successful completion of this short learning programme, the participant may be considered for exemption from the equivalent course in the respective qualification, provided that he or she meets qualification entrance criteria. Exemption fees may apply.

2-day course contact time including facilitation and group activities
3-day course contact time with “Personal Finance & Investing” value-add

Course fee

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Learning outcomes

Upon completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Describe the core functions of financial management
  • Outline the framework for financial reporting
  • Explain financial management terminology, concepts and principles
  • Apply various financial planning techniques including budgeting and variance analysis, cash planning and capital budgeting
  • Analyse and interpret financial statements including the Statement of Financial Position, Statement of Comprehensive Income, and Statement of Cash Flows
  • Apply ratio analysis to financial statements
  • Appreciate advantages and limitations of ratio analysis

Certification

  • A Certificate of Competence will be awarded to all participants who successfully submit and pass their assignments, and exams*
  • A Certificate of Completion will be awarded to all who successfully submit and pass their assignments
  • A Certificate of Attendance will be awarded to all who attended the training session

*On successful completion of this short learning programme, the participant may be considered for exemption from the equivalent course in the respective qualification, provided that he or she meets qualification entrance criteria. Exemption fees may apply.

Duration

2-day course contact time including facilitation and group activities
3-day course contact time with “Personal Finance & Investing” value-add

Faculty

Teaching

 

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