Search

19 September 2017

Finance for non-finance managers - advanced

Category: MASTER COURSE

Learn how to read and draw conclusions from a balance sheet and a profit and loss account, and how to assess the accounts of a business in terms of profitability, solvency and risk.

Who should attend?
Non-finance staff at all levels who need to extend their understanding of finance.
It will develop skills gained through attending Finance for non-finance managers - essentials

What you will gain

  • an understanding of profit, assets and liabilities and cash flow
  • the ability to read and draw conclusions from a balance sheet and profit and loss account and identify the sources of accounting disclosures
  • know how to use a variety of analytical techniques to assess the accounts of a business in terms of profitability, solvency and risk.

Programme outline

  • the basic information to be found on profit and loss accounts, balance sheets and accompanying notes
  • the use of key accounting ratios in analysing the solvency and profitability of a business
  • revenue recognition and profit manipulation
  • recognition and measurement of assets and liabilities
  • margins
  • asset return ratios
  • interest cover
  • gearing
  • current ratios and working capital management
  • ROE and ROCE
  • quality of asset backing
  • intangibles vs tangibles, with or excluding market revaluations
  • cash flow analysis and conversion of profit to cash.

The course starts at 9.30am on each day. Lunch and refreshments are provided. The programme is non-residential.
12 CPD hours (where applicable)

If you are a CIPD member and would like to book your place on this course, please download and complete the booking form and email it back to us. Please ensure you include your CIPD membership number in order to receive the discount.  

Booking Information

Date Location Price
19 September 2017 - 09:30 London - 2 day course Price: GBP 999.00
CDS member price: £500. CIPD member price: £500. Plus VAT on all prices. CIPD members should complete and return the booking form above. Accommodation not included.
10 October 2017 - 09:30 Manchester - 2 day course Price: GBP 999.00
CDS member price: £500. CIPD member price: £500. Plus VAT on all prices. CIPD members should complete and return the booking form above. Accommodation not included.
2 November 2017 - 09:30 London - 2 day course Price: GBP 999.00
CDS member price: £500. CIPD member price: £500. Plus VAT on all prices. CIPD members should complete and return the booking form above. Accommodation not included.
5 December 2017 - 09:30 London - 2 day course Price: GBP 999.00
CDS member price: £500. CIPD member price: £500. Plus VAT on all prices. CIPD members should complete and return the booking form above. Accommodation not included.


Related Events

14/09/2017 09:30:00

Finance for non-finance managers - essentials

MASTER COURSE

  • Cost:
    GBP 497.00
    CDS member price: £248. Plus VAT on all prices.
  • Location:
    London
  • Speaker(s):

A one day course for anyone needing a basic understanding of business finance, which explains the language and basic accounting concepts used by those in finance.

Find out more

05/09/2017 09:30:00

Introduction to accounting

MASTER COURSE

  • Cost:
    GBP 1,145.00
    CDS member price: £572. CIPD member price: £572. Plus VAT on all prices. CIPD members should complete and return the booking form above. Accommodation not included.
  • Location:
    London - 4 day course
  • Speaker(s):

A four day course to provide you with a clear understanding of how to prepare accounts, with practical examples to illustrate the key requirements.

Find out more

Finance for non-finance managers - advanced

Save 50% of the cost of this course when you join the CIMA Corporate Discount Scheme (CDS).

Book Now

Tailored training 
We can tailor any of our Mastercourses to meet your needs as well as providing completely bespoke training solutions. Find out more

Find out more 
If you have any queries please email or phone us on: +44 (0)3332 221608. Visit our booking page for information on how to book and pay.

The venue for this course will be confirmed 14 days before the scheduled date. 

CIMA Mastercourses are held in partnership with BPP.  

CIMA on demand is our range of online CPD courses specifically designed for busy finance and business professionals who need training that's convenient and will fit around their schedule. Find out more