Budgets And Financial Reports - Online Training & Certification -

Budgets And Financial Reports – Online Training & Certification

£ 29.99

Product Description

Budgets and Financial Reports – Online Training Course – Certificate in Budgets and Financial Reports – Short Course

Money matters can be intimidating for even the smartest people. However, having a solid understanding of basic financial terms and methods is crucial to your career. When terms like ROI, EBIT, GAAP, and extrapolation join the conversation, you’ll want to know what people are talking about, and you’ll want to be able to participate in the discussion.

Study method – Online, self-paced (4-6 study hours)

Course format – Online (24/7 access), modular

Course Duration – Part-time (1-year access)

Qualification – CPD certificate of completion

Course Delivery – via desktop PC/MAC, laptops, tablets or smart phones

Awarded Body – CPD Accreditation Service (UK)

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Course aims 

The budgets and financial reports online course will give you a solid foundation in finance. We’ll cover topics like; commonly used terms, financial statements, budgets, forecasting, purchasing decisions, and financial legislation.

Course objectives 

The objectives of this budgets and financial reports online course are to:

  • Identify financial terminology
  • Understand financial statements
  • Identify how to analyze financial statements
  • Understand budgets
  • How to make budgeting easy
  • Understand advanced forecasting techniques
  • Understand how to manage the budget
  • Identify How to make smart purchasing decisions
  • Identify the legal aspects of finances

What’s covered in this course? 

This budgets and financial reports e-learning course covers the following:

Module One: Getting Started

  • Icebreaker
  • Housekeeping Items
  • The Parking Lot
  • Workshop Objectives

Module Two: Glossary

  • What Is Finance
  • Commonly Used Terms
  • Key Players (People, Jobs)
  • Important Finance Organizations
  • Understanding GAAP

Module Three: Understanding Financial Statement

  • Balance Sheets
  • Income Statements (AKA Profit And Loss Statements)
  • Statement Of Retained Earnings
  • Statement Of Cash Flows
  • Annual Reports

Module Four: Analyzing Financial Statements, Part One

  • Income Ratios
  • Profitability Ratios
  • Liquidity Ratios
  • Working Capital Ratios
  • Bankruptcy Ratios

Module Five: Analyzing Financial Statements, Part Two

  • Long Term Analysis Ratios
  • Coverage Ratios
  • Leverage Ratios
  • Calculating Return On Investment (ROI)

Module Six: Understanding Budgets

  • Common Types Of Budgets
  • What Information Do I Need?
  • Who Should Be Involved?
  • What Should A Budget Look Like?
Module Seven: Budgeting Made Easy

  • Factoring In Historical Data
  • Gathering Related Information
  • Adjusting For Special Circumstances
  • Putting It All Together
  • Computer Based Methods

Module Eight: Advanced Forecasting Techniques

  • Using The Average
  • Regression Analysis
  • Extrapolation
  • Formal Financial Models

Module Nine: Managing The Budget

  • How To Tell If You”re On The Right Track
  • Should Your Budget Be Updated
  • Keeping A Diary Of Lessons Learned
  • When To Panic

Module Ten: Making Smart Purchasing Decisions

  • 10 Questions You Must Ask
  • Determining The Payback Period
  • Deciding Whether To Lease Or Buy
  • Thinking Outside The Box

Module Eleven: A Glimpse Into The Legal World

  • A Brief History
  • The Sarbanes Oxley Act
  • CEO/CFO Certification
  • Thinking Outside The Box

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

  • Words from the Wise
  • Review of Parking Lot
  • Lessons Learned
  • Completion of Action Plans and Evaluations

What are budgets & financial reports?

“A budget is a financial plan for a defined period of time, usually a year. It may also include planned sales volumes and revenues, resource quantities, costs and expenses, assets, liabilities and cash flows”

“A financial statement is a formal record of the financial activities and position of a business, person, or other entity. Relevant financial information is presented in a structured manner and in a form easy to understand”

Why choose our online training courses?

All our e-learning courses can be accessed on any electronic/computerised device.

  • Study anywhere, in your own time and at your own pace!
  • Easy to follow and understand
  • Only 4-6 hours recommended study time
  • 1-year access to course & learning materials
  • Access your course anytime, anywhere & on any device
  • Complete course on desktop computer, laptop, tablet or smartphone
  • Additional references and downloadable materials available
  • CPD accredited certification on completion

Course accreditation

  1. The content of this online training course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.
  2. All our online courses are accredited and internationally recognised (UK CPD Accreditation Service)

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  • set up a FREE blended learning environment;
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  • upload individual and group learners;
  • manage learners, including tracking progress
  • review who has completed training
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Budgets and Financial Reports – Online Training Course & Certification