Financial Strategy Online Certificate Course

Gain the financial strategy know-how in Accounting

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Gain the financial strategy know-how in Accounting

Achieve the final module in the extensive CIMA Professional Chartered Management Accounting qualification and you’ll be well on your way towards reaching your accountancy career goals. By now, students should have completed the majority, if not all, of the CIMA syllabus that predisposes this module and will be on the home straight. On completion of this final module students can walk away with the highly commended CIMA certificate that will add professional weight to their CV.

Study Online, Whenever You Like

As with our other courses in this series, the F3 financial strategy units are delivered online, so that you can study at your own pace, when it’s convenient to you, and within the comfort of your own home. All you need is a computer which has access to the Internet so that you can sign in and utilise the diverse range of resources that are available at your fingertips.

Easy to Navigate and Manageable

The F3 Financial Strategy course mainly focuses on providing you with the building blocks that you need to learn how to prepare, implement and manage a financial strategy of an organisation, while also touching on investment decisions and financial analysis. The syllabus is broken down into three units; formulation of financial strategy (25%), financing decisions (30%) and investment decisions and project control (45%). These individual percentages will contribute to the final mark and will join the other modules (E1, P1, F1, E2, P2, F2, E3 and P3) to form the overall certificate.

KEY LEARNING POINTS

Combine the F3 Financial Strategy module with the other modules in the series, to achieve the higher level certificate in CIMA Professional Chartered Management Accounting. Applicants must hold the CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting or an approved equivalent qualification.

  • Get to grips with potential strategic financial objectives of an organisation and learn about the external and internal factors that can impact financial strategy.
  • Learn the three key decisions of financial management – investment, financing and dividend – and learn more about the relationship between the three.
  • Learn about current and emerging issues in financial and external reporting, including new accounting standards and environmental factors.
  • Learn how to evaluate the financing requirements of an organisation and how to implement objectives and strategies that could lead to their attainment, including both short-term and long-term targets.
  • Learn about the available alternative methods of achieving the financing requirements, including stakeholders, investments, long-term debt and methods of issuing securities and the effect that these financing decisions can have on the final balance sheet structure.
  • Delve into the operation of stock exchanges, including the efficient market hypothesis and how share prices are calculated.
  • Understand the role of the treasury function and the advantages/disadvantages of establishing a treasury department within an organisation.
  • Learn how to evaluate investment choices, including the costs, benefits and risks of particular projects and their financial and strategic implications.
  • Look at merger, acquisition and divestment as potential opportunities, as well as exit strategies and the reasons behind them.
  • Gain insight into the various potential investment projects, how to implement them and how to control them, including their post-completion audits.

ADVANTAGES OF THIS COURSE

  • Gain the financial strategy know-how and skills that are a valuable asset to every company.
  • The final hurdle in your CIMA Chartered Management Accountancy journey!
  • Make your CV stand out with a universally recognised, higher level CIMA qualification that really counts.
  • Increase your job prospects and improve your marketability in a competitive industry.
  • Available online, so no need for any commuting between home and study centre. Simply log on and learn at your convenience.
  • Course materials are available for a full 12 months post-registration, so there’s no rush for you to complete the course.
  • Free upgrades to the course across the 12 month period, so you will learn up-to-date information throughout.
  • Interactive simulations, training manuals, online learning, printable reference guides and exercises, and self-assessment examination kits will help you to retain the information you are learning and keep you engaged.

Add the CIMA Professional Chartered Management Accounting qualification to your glowing CV with the F3 Financial Strategy course. Book now to complete the final module in this comprehensive learning series and achieve professional accounting certification.

Course Fast Facts:

  • Easy to follow and understand
  • Delivered 100% on-line and accessible 24/7 from any computer or smartphone
  • You can study from home or at work, at your own pace, in your own time
  • You will be awarded a Certificate of Completion of this course

Course Delivery
Upon enrolment an automated welcome email will be sent to you (please check your junk email inbox if not received as this is an automated email), in order for you to access your online course, which is Available 24/7 on any computer or smart mobile device.

Recognition & Accreditation
All students who complete the course receive a downloadable certificate of completion.

  • Objectives of Entities
  • Financial Management Decisions
  • Constraints on Financial Strategy
  • Forecast Financial Statements and Investor Ratios
  • Working Capital Management
  • Financial Markets and Market Efficiency
  • Equity Finance
  • Debt Finance
  • Leasing and Hire Purchase
  • Financial Management
  • Capital Structure 1
  • Capital Structure 2
  • Risk and Reward
  • Capital Asset Pricing Model
  • Business Valuations
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Exit Strategies
  • Investment Appraisal Techniques
  • Advanced Investment Appraisal Techniques
  • Financing and Appraisal of Overseas Operations
  • Hedging Short-Term Exchange Rate Risk

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

1.  Who are Courses For Success?

Courses For Success is a global course platform that started in 2008 with 5 courses, since then we have grown to over 10,000 online courses. As our courses are delivered online via the internet, we sell our courses worldwide.

Our courses span across many categories including Academic, Animal, Beauty, Business, Career, Counseling, Creative & Media, Health & Therapy, Hobbies & Trades, IT, Personal Development, Sports & Fitness.

Some of the companies we work with include Groupon, Living Social, CNN, Entrepreneur, Mashable, Reed UK, Stack Social and many more.

2.  Is there a refund/cancellation policy?

Yes, we have a 7-day money-back refund guarantee. Just send us an email to email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com with the subject Courses For Success Refund so we can accommodate your request.

3.  What is the FREE Personal Success Training Program?

The Personal Success Training Program was developed by Courses For Success to help our customers achieve success. Currently, we are offering this program for FREE with every course or bundle purchase this month. This is a limited time offer! We have received thousands of reviews for this program, please see: Personal Success Training Program Reviews

4.  Are there any requirements to study this course?

No, anyone who has an interest in learning more about this subject matter is encouraged to take our course. There are no entry requirements to take this course.

5.   Do I require to have finished high school to complete this course?

No, you do not require a High School Diploma or to have finished school to study this course, this course is open to anyone who would like to take this course.

6.  What if English is not my first language?

This course is provided in English, however, due to the digital nature of our training, you can take your time studying the material and make use of tools such as google translate and Grammarly.

7.  Is this course online or conducted in person?

All our courses are accessible online on any device. You may complete them at your own pace and at your own time.

8.  How do I receive my course?

After you have completed the payment, you will receive a confirmation email and tax receipt. You will also receive an email containing your course login details (username and password), as well as instructions on how to access and log in to your course via the internet with any device, please check your junk/spam folder in the event that you do not receive the email.

9.  When does this course start?

Providing you have internet access you can start this course whenever you like, just go to the login page and insert your username and password and you can access the online material.

10.  What is online learning like?

Online learning is easy, if not easier than a traditional academic situation. By studying an online course, the usual boundaries caused by location and time constraints are eliminated, meaning you are free to study where and when you want at your own pace. Of course, you will need to be able to self-manage your time and be organized, but with our help, you’ll soon find yourself settling into a comfortable rhythm of study.

11.  What computer skills do I need for my course?

You don't need to be a computer expert to succeed with our online training, but you should be comfortable typing, using the internet and be capable of using common software (such as Microsoft word).

12.  How long will you have access to the online course?

You will have 12 months online access to this course

13.  How long will my course take?

Please see the number of Hours to complete in Course Duration, under course summary

14.  What is included with the course?

The onetime fee includes all training materials, including online content, diagrams, videos if included, interactive instructions and quizzes, plus you will receive a certificate upon completion.

15.  Do I need to buy textbooks?

All the required material for your course is included in the online system, you do not need to buy anything else.

16.  Is the course interactive?

Yes, all our courses are interactive.

17.  Is there an assessment or exam?

Yes, you will be required to complete a multiple-choice test online at the end of your course, you can do this test as many times as you require.

18.  What type of certificate will I receive?

You will receive a Certificate of Completion that is applicable worldwide, which demonstrates your commitment to learning new skills. You can share the certificate with your friends, relatives, co-workers and employers. Also, include it in your resume/CV, professional social media profiles and job applications.

Wendy Sue Hunt - 5 STAR REVIEW
"If you are considering taking any “Courses for Success”, I would highly recommend it. I have always been a firm believer it’s important to always sharpen your skills. You are never too old to learn more. I found the courses very helpful, interesting and easy to understand.
The term “Courses for Success” helped me in my current position to succeed. After completing the courses, I gave my manager the completion certificates. Recently I received a promotion too."
Valencia Marie Aviles - 5 STAR REVIEW
"I had a very good experience with my course. It has helped me to get multiple jobs and prepared me for almost everything I would need to know. The course was very informative and easy to understand and broken up perfectly to be done in a short amount of time while still learning a good amount! I would recommend Courses for Success to anyone trying to get abs certifications for job advancements, it is well worth it!"
ELENA GRIFFIN - 5 STAR REVIEW
"I have absolutely enjoyed the materials from Courses for Success. The materials are easy to understand which makes learning enjoyable. Courses for Success have great topics of interest which make you come back for more.
Thank you Courses for Success for being part of my learning journey and making education affordable!"

Our completion certificates are very valuable and will help you progress in your work environment and show employers how committed you are to learn new skills, you might even get a promotion.

19.  Will this course be credited by universities?

No, it is not equivalent to a college or university credit.

20.  Am I guaranteed to get a job with this certificate?

This course will give you the skills you need to help you obtain employment, but it’s up to you if you get the job or not.

21.  How will this course assist me with my career?

Studying and completing this course will show employers that you have the knowledge in this field, additionally you will gain more confidence in this area of expertise.

22.  How long is the certificate valid for?

The Certificates are valid for life and do not need renewing. 

23.  Can I take more than one course at a time?

Courses are studied online at your own pace and you are free to study as many or as few courses as you wish, we also offer online course bundles that allow you to save on additional courses so that you may get all the topics related to your training goals in one go. 

24.  What are the Payment Methods available? Is there a payment plan?

We accept payments via PayPal, Credit Card, Bank Transfer and Amazon Pay for the USA. For payment plans, we offer Sezzle for USA & Canada, Afterpay for Australia & New Zealand. *For faster transaction Credit Card payments are preferred. Please purchase online via our website course product page or contact us at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com, to pay via bank transfer.

25.  Can I purchase for multiple people?

Yes, you can do this by purchasing individually via website or send us a request via email at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com

26.  Can I request for an invoice before purchase?

Yes, you can request for an invoice via email at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com

27.  Purchase for a gift?

Yes, you can purchase this course as a gift, simply send an email to email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com, with the course details and we can accommodate this.

28.  Can I create my own course bundle?

Yes, you can customize your own bundle. Please send us the complete list with the exact course link of the courses you'd like to bundle up via email email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com and we will create them for you. *Each course access, time of completion and certification varies depending on the course type.

29.  How will I contact Courses For Success if I have any questions?

You can contact our support team, at any time through live chat on our website, or email at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com, or by calling one of our phone numbers depending on which country you are in.  

About this Course

Gain the financial strategy know-how in Accounting

Achieve the final module in the extensive CIMA Professional Chartered Management Accounting qualification and you’ll be well on your way towards reaching your accountancy career goals. By now, students should have completed the majority, if not all, of the CIMA syllabus that predisposes this module and will be on the home straight. On completion of this final module students can walk away with the highly commended CIMA certificate that will add professional weight to their CV.

Study Online, Whenever You Like

As with our other courses in this series, the F3 financial strategy units are delivered online, so that you can study at your own pace, when it’s convenient to you, and within the comfort of your own home. All you need is a computer which has access to the Internet so that you can sign in and utilise the diverse range of resources that are available at your fingertips.

Easy to Navigate and Manageable

The F3 Financial Strategy course mainly focuses on providing you with the building blocks that you need to learn how to prepare, implement and manage a financial strategy of an organisation, while also touching on investment decisions and financial analysis. The syllabus is broken down into three units; formulation of financial strategy (25%), financing decisions (30%) and investment decisions and project control (45%). These individual percentages will contribute to the final mark and will join the other modules (E1, P1, F1, E2, P2, F2, E3 and P3) to form the overall certificate.

KEY LEARNING POINTS

Combine the F3 Financial Strategy module with the other modules in the series, to achieve the higher level certificate in CIMA Professional Chartered Management Accounting. Applicants must hold the CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting or an approved equivalent qualification.

  • Get to grips with potential strategic financial objectives of an organisation and learn about the external and internal factors that can impact financial strategy.
  • Learn the three key decisions of financial management – investment, financing and dividend – and learn more about the relationship between the three.
  • Learn about current and emerging issues in financial and external reporting, including new accounting standards and environmental factors.
  • Learn how to evaluate the financing requirements of an organisation and how to implement objectives and strategies that could lead to their attainment, including both short-term and long-term targets.
  • Learn about the available alternative methods of achieving the financing requirements, including stakeholders, investments, long-term debt and methods of issuing securities and the effect that these financing decisions can have on the final balance sheet structure.
  • Delve into the operation of stock exchanges, including the efficient market hypothesis and how share prices are calculated.
  • Understand the role of the treasury function and the advantages/disadvantages of establishing a treasury department within an organisation.
  • Learn how to evaluate investment choices, including the costs, benefits and risks of particular projects and their financial and strategic implications.
  • Look at merger, acquisition and divestment as potential opportunities, as well as exit strategies and the reasons behind them.
  • Gain insight into the various potential investment projects, how to implement them and how to control them, including their post-completion audits.

ADVANTAGES OF THIS COURSE

  • Gain the financial strategy know-how and skills that are a valuable asset to every company.
  • The final hurdle in your CIMA Chartered Management Accountancy journey!
  • Make your CV stand out with a universally recognised, higher level CIMA qualification that really counts.
  • Increase your job prospects and improve your marketability in a competitive industry.
  • Available online, so no need for any commuting between home and study centre. Simply log on and learn at your convenience.
  • Course materials are available for a full 12 months post-registration, so there’s no rush for you to complete the course.
  • Free upgrades to the course across the 12 month period, so you will learn up-to-date information throughout.
  • Interactive simulations, training manuals, online learning, printable reference guides and exercises, and self-assessment examination kits will help you to retain the information you are learning and keep you engaged.

Add the CIMA Professional Chartered Management Accounting qualification to your glowing CV with the F3 Financial Strategy course. Book now to complete the final module in this comprehensive learning series and achieve professional accounting certification.

Course Fast Facts:

  • Easy to follow and understand
  • Delivered 100% on-line and accessible 24/7 from any computer or smartphone
  • You can study from home or at work, at your own pace, in your own time
  • You will be awarded a Certificate of Completion of this course

Course Delivery
Upon enrolment an automated welcome email will be sent to you (please check your junk email inbox if not received as this is an automated email), in order for you to access your online course, which is Available 24/7 on any computer or smart mobile device.

Recognition & Accreditation
All students who complete the course receive a downloadable certificate of completion.

  • Objectives of Entities
  • Financial Management Decisions
  • Constraints on Financial Strategy
  • Forecast Financial Statements and Investor Ratios
  • Working Capital Management
  • Financial Markets and Market Efficiency
  • Equity Finance
  • Debt Finance
  • Leasing and Hire Purchase
  • Financial Management
  • Capital Structure 1
  • Capital Structure 2
  • Risk and Reward
  • Capital Asset Pricing Model
  • Business Valuations
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Exit Strategies
  • Investment Appraisal Techniques
  • Advanced Investment Appraisal Techniques
  • Financing and Appraisal of Overseas Operations
  • Hedging Short-Term Exchange Rate Risk

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

1.  Who are Courses For Success?

Courses For Success is a global course platform that started in 2008 with 5 courses, since then we have grown to over 10,000 online courses. As our courses are delivered online via the internet, we sell our courses worldwide.

Our courses span across many categories including Academic, Animal, Beauty, Business, Career, Counseling, Creative & Media, Health & Therapy, Hobbies & Trades, IT, Personal Development, Sports & Fitness.

Some of the companies we work with include Groupon, Living Social, CNN, Entrepreneur, Mashable, Reed UK, Stack Social and many more.

2.  Is there a refund/cancellation policy?

Yes, we have a 7-day money-back refund guarantee. Just send us an email to email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com with the subject Courses For Success Refund so we can accommodate your request.

3.  What is the FREE Personal Success Training Program?

The Personal Success Training Program was developed by Courses For Success to help our customers achieve success. Currently, we are offering this program for FREE with every course or bundle purchase this month. This is a limited time offer! We have received thousands of reviews for this program, please see: Personal Success Training Program Reviews

4.  Are there any requirements to study this course?

No, anyone who has an interest in learning more about this subject matter is encouraged to take our course. There are no entry requirements to take this course.

5.   Do I require to have finished high school to complete this course?

No, you do not require a High School Diploma or to have finished school to study this course, this course is open to anyone who would like to take this course.

6.  What if English is not my first language?

This course is provided in English, however, due to the digital nature of our training, you can take your time studying the material and make use of tools such as google translate and Grammarly.

7.  Is this course online or conducted in person?

All our courses are accessible online on any device. You may complete them at your own pace and at your own time.

8.  How do I receive my course?

After you have completed the payment, you will receive a confirmation email and tax receipt. You will also receive an email containing your course login details (username and password), as well as instructions on how to access and log in to your course via the internet with any device, please check your junk/spam folder in the event that you do not receive the email.

9.  When does this course start?

Providing you have internet access you can start this course whenever you like, just go to the login page and insert your username and password and you can access the online material.

10.  What is online learning like?

Online learning is easy, if not easier than a traditional academic situation. By studying an online course, the usual boundaries caused by location and time constraints are eliminated, meaning you are free to study where and when you want at your own pace. Of course, you will need to be able to self-manage your time and be organized, but with our help, you’ll soon find yourself settling into a comfortable rhythm of study.

11.  What computer skills do I need for my course?

You don't need to be a computer expert to succeed with our online training, but you should be comfortable typing, using the internet and be capable of using common software (such as Microsoft word).

12.  How long will you have access to the online course?

You will have 12 months online access to this course

13.  How long will my course take?

Please see the number of Hours to complete in Course Duration, under course summary

14.  What is included with the course?

The onetime fee includes all training materials, including online content, diagrams, videos if included, interactive instructions and quizzes, plus you will receive a certificate upon completion.

15.  Do I need to buy textbooks?

All the required material for your course is included in the online system, you do not need to buy anything else.

16.  Is the course interactive?

Yes, all our courses are interactive.

17.  Is there an assessment or exam?

Yes, you will be required to complete a multiple-choice test online at the end of your course, you can do this test as many times as you require.

18.  What type of certificate will I receive?

You will receive a Certificate of Completion that is applicable worldwide, which demonstrates your commitment to learning new skills. You can share the certificate with your friends, relatives, co-workers and employers. Also, include it in your resume/CV, professional social media profiles and job applications.

Wendy Sue Hunt - 5 STAR REVIEW
"If you are considering taking any “Courses for Success”, I would highly recommend it. I have always been a firm believer it’s important to always sharpen your skills. You are never too old to learn more. I found the courses very helpful, interesting and easy to understand.
The term “Courses for Success” helped me in my current position to succeed. After completing the courses, I gave my manager the completion certificates. Recently I received a promotion too."
Valencia Marie Aviles - 5 STAR REVIEW
"I had a very good experience with my course. It has helped me to get multiple jobs and prepared me for almost everything I would need to know. The course was very informative and easy to understand and broken up perfectly to be done in a short amount of time while still learning a good amount! I would recommend Courses for Success to anyone trying to get abs certifications for job advancements, it is well worth it!"
ELENA GRIFFIN - 5 STAR REVIEW
"I have absolutely enjoyed the materials from Courses for Success. The materials are easy to understand which makes learning enjoyable. Courses for Success have great topics of interest which make you come back for more.
Thank you Courses for Success for being part of my learning journey and making education affordable!"

Our completion certificates are very valuable and will help you progress in your work environment and show employers how committed you are to learn new skills, you might even get a promotion.

19.  Will this course be credited by universities?

No, it is not equivalent to a college or university credit.

20.  Am I guaranteed to get a job with this certificate?

This course will give you the skills you need to help you obtain employment, but it’s up to you if you get the job or not.

21.  How will this course assist me with my career?

Studying and completing this course will show employers that you have the knowledge in this field, additionally you will gain more confidence in this area of expertise.

22.  How long is the certificate valid for?

The Certificates are valid for life and do not need renewing. 

23.  Can I take more than one course at a time?

Courses are studied online at your own pace and you are free to study as many or as few courses as you wish, we also offer online course bundles that allow you to save on additional courses so that you may get all the topics related to your training goals in one go. 

24.  What are the Payment Methods available? Is there a payment plan?

We accept payments via PayPal, Credit Card, Bank Transfer and Amazon Pay for the USA. For payment plans, we offer Sezzle for USA & Canada, Afterpay for Australia & New Zealand. *For faster transaction Credit Card payments are preferred. Please purchase online via our website course product page or contact us at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com, to pay via bank transfer.

25.  Can I purchase for multiple people?

Yes, you can do this by purchasing individually via website or send us a request via email at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com

26.  Can I request for an invoice before purchase?

Yes, you can request for an invoice via email at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com

27.  Purchase for a gift?

Yes, you can purchase this course as a gift, simply send an email to email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com, with the course details and we can accommodate this.

28.  Can I create my own course bundle?

Yes, you can customize your own bundle. Please send us the complete list with the exact course link of the courses you'd like to bundle up via email email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com and we will create them for you. *Each course access, time of completion and certification varies depending on the course type.

29.  How will I contact Courses For Success if I have any questions?

You can contact our support team, at any time through live chat on our website, or email at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com, or by calling one of our phone numbers depending on which country you are in.  

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Delivery Mode: Online
Access: 26 Months
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