Introduction to Finance – Level 2

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
  • As a refresher course for financial managers
  • As a refresher course for financial analysts

Objectives

  • Deepen an understanding of financial statements
  • Learn how to use financial statements to analyse business performance and make better managerial decisions
  • Grasp the drivers of financial performance, the impact of business decisions on the company profitability, cash and financing needs
  • Understand the importance of cash versus profitability

Topics covered

  • The different levels of profitability
  • The different categories of sources and uses of cash
  • The impact of business decisions on the company profitability, its cash and financing needs
  • Why it is necessary to monitor the company performance and how this can be achieved
  • The importance of cash and why some companies fail, despite the fact that they are profitable 

Pre-requisites

  • Having attended “Introduction to Finance – Level 1” or
  • Having a financial background
     

Technical requirements

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

 

Type
e-learning

Duration
4 – 8 hours

Language available
English, French, Chinese, 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