Finance for Non-Financial Professionals

5.00 out of 5 based on 1 customer rating
(1 customer review)

$69.00 / year

Knowing financials, especially in terms of meeting financial objectives, is one of the most important skills in business.

 

In this course you will learn:

  • How to understand and use financial statements
  • Including; profit and loss, balance sheets and cash flow forecasts
  • Budgeting and forecasting techniques to improve decision-making
  • How to use Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) effectively
  • How to appraise an investment using financial techniques
  • The best way to develop a business plan

 

Understanding the numbers in your business opens up a world of opportunity. Get a grip on the figures without a formal qualification.

 

If you are not 100% happy with your Skillsology course, you have 30 days to exchange or refund.

 

Hours learning: 9 (average)

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Why take this course?

Whether you are managing a team, working your way up in any business-related industry, or simply trying to improve your business skills and resume, understanding finance is vital to success. However, without a formal financial background – and therefore a limited understanding of the techniques and vocabulary – you can be at a severe disadvantage to other employees, managers or candidates that do.

This course provides an easy and invaluable understanding of fundamental financial theory. It aims to equip all professionals with the techniques, terminology and financial skills required in business.

Who is it for?

For anyone who wants to understand the numbers in their business and gain an understanding of profit and loss, balance sheets and forecasting.

Why choose Skillsology?

Skillsology offers comprehensive online training for beginners, intermediate and advanced users across a variety of subjects. We carefully select the areas we teach and search the globe to find the most knowledgeable subject matter experts to be our the authors. All courses are hosted on our custom built and mobile responsive learning platform.

All Skillsology courses are certified, most are CPD (UK) accredited and many can be personalized to your learning needs using Filter technology. This Filter is a diagnostic that creates a tailor-made learning experience, so your course is as unique as you are.

  1. 5 out of 5

    Great course, lots of information presented in an understandable way, even for a finance newbie. Practice tasks a big plus!

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Dr Janet Cole

Dr. Janet Cole has over 20 years of finance experience. She trained as a chartered accountant with Hays Allen and worked in financial and management accounting roles as well as audit, information systems and business change. Dr. Cole worked for a range of firms during her finance career such as ARRI, Hoechst and Moss Chemists. She worked closely with managers and directors helping them to understand and make decisions based on key financial data.

 

Dr. Cole has been involved in providing finance and information systems training in her commercial roles and as an Associate Professor at Kingston University where she teaches on Finance, Information Systems and Business Change courses. She is the current chair of the Business Change special interest group for the British Computer society and contributed to the review of the Change Management Institutes body of knowledge..