Unit Standard ID 10388 NQF Level 4, 3 Credits
Who should attend?
Personal Assistants, executive secretaries and office professionals who want to build their skills and understanding of finance. This course will benefit individuals with little or no prior understanding of business finance.
Course objectives
Remove the myths and fears about finance and understand the jargon that surrounds many financial transactions.
Develop an understanding of the key finance and accounting terms and understand the concepts behind them.
Read, understand and interpret financial information, balance sheets, profit statements and annual reports.
Work more productively with colleagues from the finance department.
Prepare and monitor a budget.
Utilise financial tools as a means of monitoring performance and ensuring that budgets are met.
Appreciate the importance of reducing unnecessary costs and working towards increased profitability.
Assist in the preparation of financial information.
Course information
Maximum Delegates : 15
Course Duration : 2 days
The Course relies on honest candid feedback of the participating delegates. There is pre - work that would need to be completed 2 week before the workshop to allow full assessment of individual styles.