Certificate in Financial Management

Comprising 4 courses and 80+ hours of online learning, the GLOBAL CERTIFICATE IN FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT is designed to enable experienced managers, to acquire the skills and knowledge to analyse financial performance and make financial decisions effectively
Certificate in Financial Management

Description

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Comprising 4 courses and 80+ hours of online learning, the GLOBAL CERTIFICATE IN FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT is designed to enable experienced managers, to acquire the skills and knowledge to analyse financial performance and make financial decisions effectively.

You will learn the fundamentals of financial and management accounting, including financial statements, profit and loss accounts, and balance sheets. You will also learn how to manage the budgeting processes in your business unit, to ensure the process function effectively and efficiently.

LEARNING FORMAT

The program is delivered through:

  • Online Learning through the Global E-Learning Portal (participants have access to the portal for 6 months from the date of registration).
  • Assessment comprising short on-line quizzes for each course. No formal written assessment is required.
  • Participants must complete all 5 of the courses in the program to qualify for the certificate.
  • Each course takes approximately 20 hours to complete.
  • Tutor Support is available through email, web conferencing and phone, throughout your program.

LEARNING RESOURCES

When you enrol in a Global course, you get immediate access to our E-Learning Portal. Online courses contain:

  • Online presentations
  • Online quizzes
  • Online self-assessments
  • Online Case Studies
  • Online videos
  • Downloadable learning manual (100 pages +) / workbooks / additional articles and Excel worksheets.

PROGRAM CONTENT

The courses in this program include:

COURSE 1: UNDERSTANDING FINANCE

  • Unit 1: Getting Started
  • Unit 2: Managing Business Finances
  • Unit 3: The Manager’s Role
  • Unit 4: Sources of Finance
  • Unit 5: The Balance Sheet
  • Unit 6: The Income Statement
  • Unit 7: The Cash Flow Statement
  • Unit 8: Understanding Budgets
  • Unit 9: Managing the Budget
  • Unit 10: Wrapping-up

COURSE 2: BUDGETARY PLANNING AND CONTROL

  • Unit 1: Getting Started
  • Unit 2: Understanding Budgets
  • Unit 3: Budgeting and Business Planning
  • Unit 4: The Budgeting Process
  • Unit 5: Finalizing (Consolidating) the Budget
  • Unit 6: Controlling the Budget
  • Unit 7: Budgeting Best Practices
  • Unit 8: Wrapping up

COURSE 3:INTERPRETING FINANCIAL STATEMENTS

  • Unit 1: Getting Started
  • Unit 2: Sources of Business Finance
  • Unit 3: The Balance Sheet
  • Unit 4: The Income Statement
  • Unit 5: The Cash Flow Statement
  • Unit 6: Profitability Ratios
  • Unit 7: Liquidity and Activity Ratios
  • Unit 8: Leverage Ratios
  • Unit 9: Value and Investment Ratios
  • Unit 10: Wrapping-up

COURSE 4: MAKING A FINANCIAL CASE

  • Unit 1: Getting Started
  • Unit 2: The rationale for a business case.
  • Unit 3: The format of an effective business case.
  • Unit 4: Assessing and Defining the Business Need
  • Unit 5: Identifying viable solution options
  • Unit 6: Evaluating Solution options
  • Unit 7: Making the Financial Case
  • Unit 8: Presenting the Recommended Solution
  • Unit 9: Managing the Investment
  • Unit 10: Wrapping-up

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

There are no formal entry requirements for this program. Candidates will be working in, or preparing for work as a first line supervisor, team leader or manager.

PROGRAM DURATION

Learners have 3 months from the date of enrolment to complete the Certificate Program.

ASSESSMENT

Assessment in this program takes the form of Online-quizzes (normally 3 in each course). Each quiz has a passmark of 70% and you can take the quizzes as many times as you wish.

6 REASONS TO ENROL IN THIS PROGRAM NOW!

  • You get a Management Certificate to add to your CV.
  • You get real value for money (E-learning costs a fraction of conventional learning).
  • You can get started immediately.
  • You can learn at your own pace, at home, at work, in the park, anywhere you choose.
  • You will have excellent support from a dedicated coach throughout the program.

CERTIFICATION: Global Management Academy Parchment Certificate (mailed) to use on your Resume.

DELIVERY: On-line with email, skype and phone support as required.

RESOURCES: Downloadable Learners manuals for each course, additional articles, workbooks and worksheets.

ILM QUALIFICATIONS

Candidates can elect to upgrade their Global Certificate to an ILM qualification by completing written assignments for each of the courses in the program. Contact us for more information.

Payments options are available at checkout.

Payment PathAt CheckoutMonthly
Instalment
Monthly
Payments
Total
Pay in Full£ 290.00--£ 290.00
4 Monthly Payments£ 75.40£ 75.40x 3£ 301.60

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