Finance For Directors
Optimise financial performance and reduce the risk of non-compliance
Who is it for?
Directors who need to improve their understanding of financial matters in order to make a more strategic contribution to the financial health of their organisation.
What is it about?
The course addresses all the key financial responsibilities of company directors. Anyone attending this course will leave with a toolkit for improving financial performance, control and compliance.
What will I get out of it?
Reduced risk of non-compliance penalties
An awareness of key financial compliance requirements
A comparison of alternative methods of finance, including key risks and related costs
Understand and interpret financial statements, both internal and external
Avoid common errors in reviewing and compiling budgets and forecasts
Review and revise financial controls
What will I learn?
The main financial compliance obligations – Legislative, financial and regulatory
Financial reporting – Comparison of statutory and management accounts; Accounting policies and their practical application; Review of financial statements
Methods of finance – Comparing Equity and third party options as well as the effect of ‘gearing’
Analysing Working Capital – Monitoring key components
Review budgets and forecasts
The review of financial controls – Controls over sales, purchases and cash flow
All of our courses are worth 6 hours of CPD per day.
Dates and availability
Run In – house
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A standard course will include exactly the content shown in the outline. A tailored course can be customised, for example to include your own case studies or terminology. A bespoke course is re-written from scratch to match your organisation's needs exactly.