Introduction to Finance – Level 1


Who should attend

  • Accountants
  • Junior finance staff
  • Managers who need to improve financial skills
  • Any employee involved in accounting, budgeting, reporting, finance or cost management.
  • Refreshment course for financial managers


  • Demystify the basic principles governing the three main financial statements: balance sheet, profit and loss and cash flow
  • Understand the fundamental concepts that determine the structure of the financial statements, and the links between them
  • Understand how management decisions are reflected in the financial statements

Topics covered

  • Balance sheets
  • Profit and loss statements
  • Cash flow
  • Shareholders’ equity
  • Customers and supplier credit
  • Fixed assets
  • Depreciation
  • Variable and fixed costs
  • Inventory valuation



Technical requirements

  • Internet access and internet browser
  • Adobe Flash 10 Plug-in or above



4 – 8 hours

Language available
English, French, Dutch, German, Chinese, Arabic, Russian, Brazilian, Danish, Italian, Japanese

Career Points
Attendance: 50

Registration Fee
(+ 21% VAT when applicable)

Affiliates : 150 Euro
(+ 15 euro per co-seat)

Applicants : 200 Euro
(+ 15 euro per co-seat)

including sending of CD Rom & Book

Practical Information