GLOBAL MANAGEMENT ACADEMY

Interpreting Financial Statements

COURSE OVERVIEW

Designed for managers in non-financial roles, this course will equip you with the knowledge to interpret financial statements easily, and to participate with confidence in management meetings and dialogue on the financial planning and performance of the organization.

In this comprehensive course you will learn the fundamentals of financial and management accounting, including financial statements, profit and loss accounts, and balance sheets. and cash flow. In addition, you will learn about how to interpret the performance of a business using a range of the most commonly applied financial ratios.

COURSE CONTENT

This course comprises the following units of study:

  • Measuring Organizational Financial Performance
  • Understanding the Income Statement
  • Understanding the Cash flow statement
  • Understanding the Balance Sheet
  • Understanding profitability (key ratios)
  • Understanding Liquidity (key ratios)
  • Understanding Leverage (key ratios)
  • Understanding investment (key ratios)
  • Applying your knowledge to your Business

COURSE DETAILS

WHO IS THIS COURSE SUITABLE FOR?

This course is suitable for experienced Supervisors, and Managers from all types of organizations, tasked with planning for and implementing change in the organization..

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

There are no formal entry requirements for this course. Candidates will be working in, or preparing for work as a first line supervisor, team leader or manager.

COURSE DURATION

This course will take you approximately 20 hours to complete. Learners have 90 days from the date of enrolment to complete the course.

ASSESSMENT

Assessment in this program takes the form of Online-quizzes (normally 3 in each course). Each quiz has a pass mark of 70% and you can take the quizzes as many times as you wish.

CAN I GET ILM CREDITS FOR THIS COURSE?

Yes – this course meets the requirements for ILM course:  8607-421 Interpreting Financial Statements to assess Organisational Performance using ratios (3 credits). To qualify for the credits, you will need to complete the written assignment. Contact us to register for an ILM qualification.

CERTIFICATION

Global Management Academy Certificate of Achievement.

COURSE DELIVERY

This is a fully online course with:

  • Online Presentations and interactive learning
  • Online Videos
  • Online Quizzes
  • Learning Manuals (80 pages +)
  • Additional workbooks, articles, and case studies.

RESOURCES

Downloadable Learners manuals are provided for your course, along with additional articles, workbooks and worksheets.

SUPPORT

Continuous email and phone support available throughout your course.

6 REASONS TO ENROL IN THIS COURSE NOW!

  • You get a Management Certificate which is recognized worldwide.
  • You get real value for money (E-learning costs a fraction of conventional learning).
  • You can get started immediately.
  • You can learn at your own pace, at home, at work, in the park, anywhere you choose.
  • You will have excellent support from a dedicated coach throughout the program.
  • Our Guarantee: not satisfied, we will refund your fees (see terms and conditions).

ILM QUALIFYING COURSE

8607-421 Interpreting Financial Statements to assess Organisational Performance using ratios (3 credits)