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Success In Financial Management

Success in Financial Management (SFM) also goes by the internationally recognised name Accounting for Non-Accountants and is seen as a must for anyone taking up employment in business or administration. It is designed to give delegates a great grounding in accounting and how it can contribute to effective management.

Who should take the course:

This course is aimed at non-finance professionals at all levels who need to develop an understanding of business finance.

All staff within a business, company, partnership or charitable organisation should have an understanding of finance in order to contribute to their organisation’s success.

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Learning Objectives

  • The recording and reporting of financial information
  • The Income Statement and Balance Sheet
  • Cash Flow forecasting and the control of cash
  • The Analysis and interpretation of company accounts
  • Business ratios/Indicators of performance and financial position
  • Management Accounting & Budgeting
  • The use of accounting information in decision making
  • The control of Costs/Cost Accounting
  • Pricing

Course Content

Monday - Financial Accounting

  • The nature of financial information
  • Users of financial information
  • Measuring performance - the trading account
  • Summarising the financial position - the balance sheet

Tuesday - Financial Accounting (contd.)

  • Corporation tax and capital allowances
  • The interpretation and analysis of company accounts

Wednesday - Management accounting

  • Budgeting and budgetary contro
  • Cash flow forecasting and control
  • Manufacturing accounts

Thursday - Management accounting (contd.)

  • Cost accounting
  • Analysing cost information

Friday - Management accounting (contd.)

  • Profit Improvement
  • Ending of the venture
  • Applying accounting information


Exams & Certification

Candidates will receive a certificate of attendance expressing that they have successfully completed the Success in Financial Management course.

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