Finance for non-financial managers

This course covers terminology, financial statements, budgets and cost control – the essentials if you have budget responsibility or financial oversight.

Suitable for:

Managers, budget holders, project managers, head of business sector, entrepreneurs, owners, directors, executives, non-executives, trustees and governors in private, public and not-for-profit organisations.


To gain a sound understanding of financial terminology, financial statements, budgeting and cost control to enable effective management of resources and informed decision-making.


By the end of the programme you will:

Understand financial terminology

Recognise the key elements within the Balance Sheet, Income Statement (P&L) and Cash flow statement

Comprehend how financial statements illustrate performance

Appreciate the relationship between profit and cash flow

Analyse financial reports to interpret and assess business performance

Interpret budget information and identify variances

Contribute to decision making for effective financial management

Be more confident dealing with accountants and other specialists


Usually delivered as a 2 day workshop. Other options available to suit.

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