Finance for Non-Finance Managers

Finance and accounting are full of jargon and complexity that often makes it difficult for those without a background in accounting to make sense of financial information, documents and reports.

This course cuts through the jargon to provide a practical, clear overview of finance enabling delegates to go away with increased confidence and knowledge that will undoubtedly help them run their business.

Audience

Business owners and managers

Topics

  • Understanding the 3 major accounting statements. How they are put together, the principles underpinning them and what they tell you about your business:
    • Profit & Loss
    • Balance Sheet
    • Cash Flow.
  • Why cash is different from profit and why cash flow is the single biggest cause of business failure
  • How to interpret and analyse financial information to help you run your business
  • Systems and processes to help streamline your accounting
  • An introduction to budgeting and how you can use it to drive business performance

COURSE DATES

Finance for Non-Finance Managers

  • London Exact Venue TBC - Tuesday 5th November 2019 09:15 - 16:30
    Spaces available
    Member Price: £179.00 (+VAT)
    Non-member price: £255.00 (+VAT)
  • London Exact Venue TBC - Thursday 16th April 2020 09:15 - 16:30
    Spaces available
    Member Price: £179.00 (+VAT)
    Non-member price: £255.00 (+VAT)
  • Knutsford Exact Venue TBC - Thursday 14th May 2020 09:15 - 16:30
    Spaces available
    Member Price: £179.00 (+VAT)
    Non-member price: £255.00 (+VAT)
  • London Exact Venue TBC - Wednesday 30th September 2020 09:15 - 16:30
    Spaces available
    Member Price: £179.00 (+VAT)
    Non-member price: £255.00 (+VAT)

What do the delegates think?

"A really well thought out, clear course that was excellently presented. I feared this subject before attending but feel I will have a greater grasp of it moving forward. "

Neil West

"A very comprehensive course covering the main elements of understanding your business (performance) via accounts. Every business owner should attend!"

Suzanne Hogson

"The best propertymark course I have ever been on. Fabulous content at a workable pace in plain language. Brilliant and worth every penny."

Angela Marden

"Really valuable session. Clearly broke down small business finance in an understandable way."

Tom Bright

Waiting list

If the date you would like is fully booked and you would like to be placed on the waiting list, please email courses@propertymark.co.uk with your name, contact details and how many places you would like; if a place becomes available we will then contact you. Alternatively, if we have sufficient interest we will try and arrange an additional date for the course to run. 

In-house training

This course is also available in-house. For more information on this please contact the Courses department on 01926 417 787 or email courses@propertymark.co.uk

Alternative dates or locations

To register your interest in alternative dates and locations for this course please email courses@propertymark.co.uk.

Details

Level: Foundation
CPD: 7 hours

face to face

Face to Face
Training

Meet Your Trainer

Martin Mellor, Course Trainer

Martin Mellor

Winner of Advisor of The Year at the Yorkshire Accountancy Awards in 2018 & 2019, Martin is a Chartered Management Accountant with over 20 years industry experience who is now highly regarded for working with businesses of all sizes to help them understand financial and accounting information.

Martin will strip away the jargon and terminology that trips so many people up and focus on how to use financial information to improve business decision making and performance.