Certificate In Budget and Financial Reports Online Course

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Certificate In Budget and Financial Reports Online Course

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Back Your Business with Bulletproof Finance

Everyday businesses deal with budgets and financial reports in some form or fashion. At minimum, business managers review budget numbers and run financial reports for decision-making and reporting to shareholders and Federal regulators once a month. Many companies devote the last few months of the calendar year to creating budgets for the next calendar year. In addition, organizations create and disseminate year-end financial reports to investors.

The goal of this course is to give the participant a basic understanding of budgets and financial reports so they can hold relevant discussions and render decisions based on financial data. This course will define key terms like ROI, EBIT, GAAP, and extrapolation. Furthermore, this course will discuss commonly used financial terms, financial statements, budgets, forecasting, purchasing decisions, and laws that regulate the handling of financial information.

By the end of this Budget and Financial Reports Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Identify financial terminology
  • Understand financial statements
  • Identify how to analyse 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

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Easy to follow and understand
  2. Only 6 to 8 hours of study is required
  3. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  4. Delivered 100% on-line and accessible 24/7 from any computer or smartphone
  5. You can study from home or at work, at your own pace, in your own time
  6. Certificate of Completion

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online via our learning management system by any device including PC, MAC, tablet or Smart Phone.

Recognition & Accreditation

This course is internationally recognized and accredited by the International Association of Online Training Standards (IAOTS). The courses offered by Courses For Success are unique as they are taught in a step by step process enabling students to complete them quickly and easily, so that you can obtain your qualification sooner. All students who complete the course receive a certificate of completion. Courses For Success is committed to high completion rates and therefore 100% student satisfaction.

Other Soft Skills Courses

Want to improve your management or supervision skills? Great - Courses For Success can help with our range of supervisors and managers soft skills courses.

Module One - Getting Started

Module Two - Glossary

  • What is Finance?
  • Commonly used Terms
  • Key Players
  • Important Financial Organisations
  • Understanding GAAP

Module Three - Understanding Financial Statements

  • Balance Sheets
  • Income Statements (AKA Profit and Loss Statements)
  • Statement of Retained Earnings
  • Statement of Cash Flow
  • Annual Reports

Module Four - Analysing Financial Statements (Part 1)

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

Module Five - Analysing Financial Statements (Part 2)

  • 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 Technigues

  • Using the average
  • Regression Analysis
  • Extrapolation
  • Formal Financial Models

Module Nine - Managing the Budget

  • How to tell if you're on 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
  • 8th Company Law Directive

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

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Average rating 4 out of 5 stars

29 March 2019 07:41:27 AM

enjoyable course. very helpful

27 January 2019 09:28:45 PM

good

10 January 2019 05:01:10 AM

Alot of information. Really gives a sight how much a person have to learn

24 December 2018 01:33:48 AM

A very precise and well-explained course saves time and very effective.

18 December 2018 08:08:08 PM

Very informative course. Recommended 0

6 November 2018 08:43:47 PM

The course itself was well presented with good use of quotes from the past, for new people looking to progress themselves, i would suggest not so much information and bullet points to help the learning process.

5 November 2018 07:17:14 AM

very well designed course. easy to follow with to the point information.

6 September 2018 11:16:24 AM

Enlightening course, easy to follow.
Pleasant reading.

24 August 2018 09:12:54 PM

.

8 August 2018 12:11:27 AM

excellent course and very simple to read and understand

3 July 2018 06:08:10 PM

Very very interesting.

20 March 2018 06:25:52 AM

Basic understanding in this area

8 February 2018 08:02:41 PM

good course

7 February 2018 12:27:04 AM

Nice course

1 February 2018 12:21:23 PM

good couse

27 January 2018 12:31:33 AM

Excellent short course for understanding budgets and financial reports.
Thank you!

23 January 2018 04:58:43 PM

I really loved doing this course. Enjoyed it so much. Would love to do some more courses like this.

8 September 2017 12:58:23 AM

I enjoy this self paced course! It is very informative and helpful.

1 September 2017 05:22:21 AM

Thank you very much for this course ... I have learned the terminology and the financial concepts both individually ...

31 August 2017 03:32:11 AM

I love how this training gives you the name of the term word and follow by the definition and follow by examples of it.

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About this Course

Back Your Business with Bulletproof Finance

Everyday businesses deal with budgets and financial reports in some form or fashion. At minimum, business managers review budget numbers and run financial reports for decision-making and reporting to shareholders and Federal regulators once a month. Many companies devote the last few months of the calendar year to creating budgets for the next calendar year. In addition, organizations create and disseminate year-end financial reports to investors.

The goal of this course is to give the participant a basic understanding of budgets and financial reports so they can hold relevant discussions and render decisions based on financial data. This course will define key terms like ROI, EBIT, GAAP, and extrapolation. Furthermore, this course will discuss commonly used financial terms, financial statements, budgets, forecasting, purchasing decisions, and laws that regulate the handling of financial information.

By the end of this Budget and Financial Reports Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Identify financial terminology
  • Understand financial statements
  • Identify how to analyse 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

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Easy to follow and understand
  2. Only 6 to 8 hours of study is required
  3. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  4. Delivered 100% on-line and accessible 24/7 from any computer or smartphone
  5. You can study from home or at work, at your own pace, in your own time
  6. Certificate of Completion

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online via our learning management system by any device including PC, MAC, tablet or Smart Phone.

Recognition & Accreditation

This course is internationally recognized and accredited by the International Association of Online Training Standards (IAOTS). The courses offered by Courses For Success are unique as they are taught in a step by step process enabling students to complete them quickly and easily, so that you can obtain your qualification sooner. All students who complete the course receive a certificate of completion. Courses For Success is committed to high completion rates and therefore 100% student satisfaction.

Other Soft Skills Courses

Want to improve your management or supervision skills? Great - Courses For Success can help with our range of supervisors and managers soft skills courses.

Module One - Getting Started

Module Two - Glossary

  • What is Finance?
  • Commonly used Terms
  • Key Players
  • Important Financial Organisations
  • Understanding GAAP

Module Three - Understanding Financial Statements

  • Balance Sheets
  • Income Statements (AKA Profit and Loss Statements)
  • Statement of Retained Earnings
  • Statement of Cash Flow
  • Annual Reports

Module Four - Analysing Financial Statements (Part 1)

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

Module Five - Analysing Financial Statements (Part 2)

  • 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 Technigues

  • Using the average
  • Regression Analysis
  • Extrapolation
  • Formal Financial Models

Module Nine - Managing the Budget

  • How to tell if you're on 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
  • 8th Company Law Directive

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

(173)
Average rating 4 out of 5 stars
5 star
55%
4 star
30%
3 star
10%
2 star
3%
1 star
1%

29 March 2019 07:41:27 AM

enjoyable course. very helpful

27 January 2019 09:28:45 PM

good

10 January 2019 05:01:10 AM

Alot of information. Really gives a sight how much a person have to learn

24 December 2018 01:33:48 AM

A very precise and well-explained course saves time and very effective.

18 December 2018 08:08:08 PM

Very informative course. Recommended 0

6 November 2018 08:43:47 PM

The course itself was well presented with good use of quotes from the past, for new people looking to progress themselves, i would suggest not so much information and bullet points to help the learning process.

5 November 2018 07:17:14 AM

very well designed course. easy to follow with to the point information.

6 September 2018 11:16:24 AM

Enlightening course, easy to follow.
Pleasant reading.

24 August 2018 09:12:54 PM

.

8 August 2018 12:11:27 AM

excellent course and very simple to read and understand

3 July 2018 06:08:10 PM

Very very interesting.

20 March 2018 06:25:52 AM

Basic understanding in this area

8 February 2018 08:02:41 PM

good course

7 February 2018 12:27:04 AM

Nice course

1 February 2018 12:21:23 PM

good couse

27 January 2018 12:31:33 AM

Excellent short course for understanding budgets and financial reports.
Thank you!

23 January 2018 04:58:43 PM

I really loved doing this course. Enjoyed it so much. Would love to do some more courses like this.

8 September 2017 12:58:23 AM

I enjoy this self paced course! It is very informative and helpful.

1 September 2017 05:22:21 AM

Thank you very much for this course ... I have learned the terminology and the financial concepts both individually ...

31 August 2017 03:32:11 AM

I love how this training gives you the name of the term word and follow by the definition and follow by examples of it.

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Course Summary

Course ID No.: 020BAFR
Delivery Mode: Online
Course Access: Unlimited lifetime
Time required: Study at your own pace
Course Duration: 6-8 Hours
Qualification: Certificate

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