Finance for Non Finance Executives course
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Finance for Non Finance Executives course

10 Days Online - Virtual Training

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 The Finance for Non-Finance Executives Course is a comprehensive 10-day program designed to provide non-finance professionals with the essential knowledge and skills required to understand and effectively interpret financial information. This course aims to equip participants with a solid foundation in finance principles, enabling them to make informed financial decisions, contribute to organizational financial strategy, and enhance overall business performance.

Course Objectives:

  1. Develop a fundamental understanding of finance concepts, terminology, and financial statements.
  2. Interpret and analyze financial statements to assess the financial health and performance of an organization.
  3. Understand key financial ratios and indicators used in financial analysis.
  4. Evaluate investment opportunities and make informed decisions regarding resource allocation.
  5. Gain insights into budgeting and financial forecasting processes.
  6. Understand the role of cost management in enhancing profitability and operational efficiency.
  7. Develop skills in financial decision-making and risk assessment.
  8. Enhance the ability to communicate effectively with financial professionals and stakeholders.
  9. Apply financial concepts to support strategic planning and business performance.
  10. Develop action plans to improve financial acumen and contribute to organizational success.

Organization Benefits:

By participating in the Finance for Non-Finance Executives Course, organizations can expect the following benefits:

  1. Enhanced financial literacy among non-finance executives, leading to better-informed decision-making.
  2. Improved ability to interpret and analyze financial statements, leading to more effective financial planning and control.
  3. Increased collaboration and communication between finance and non-finance teams.
  4. Enhanced financial acumen throughout the organization, improving overall business performance.
  5. Better alignment of financial strategies with organizational goals and objectives.
  6. Improved budgeting and resource allocation processes.
  7. Increased ability to evaluate investment opportunities and assess financial risks.
  8. Strengthened financial controls and risk management practices.
  9. Enhanced financial transparency and accountability.
  10. Improved stakeholder confidence and credibility in financial management.

Who Should Attend:

This course is relevant to professionals and individuals in non-finance roles, including:

  • Executives and managers from non-finance departments
  • Project managers
  • Sales and marketing professionals
  • Human resources professionals
  • Operations and production managers
  • IT professionals
  • Entrepreneurs and business owners
  • Professionals transitioning to managerial roles


 10 Days

Course Outline:

Module 1: Introduction to Finance for Non-Finance Executives

  • Importance of financial literacy for non-finance professionals
  • Basic finance concepts and terminology

Module 2: Understanding Financial Statements

  • Introduction to financial statements (income statement, balance sheet, cash flow statement)
  • Interpreting financial statements to assess financial performance

Module 3: Financial Statement Analysis

  • Ratio analysis and key financial indicators
  • Assessing liquidity, solvency, and profitability

Module 4: Financial Decision-Making

  • Evaluating investment opportunities (payback period, net present value, internal rate of return)
  • Capital budgeting and resource allocation

Module 5: Budgeting and Financial Forecasting

  • Budgeting process and techniques
  • Developing financial forecasts and projections

Module 6: Cost Management and Control

  • Understanding costs (fixed costs, variable costs, direct costs, indirect costs)
  • Cost-volume-profit analysis
  • Strategies for cost management and control

Module 7: Financial Risk Assessment and Management

  • Identifying and assessing financial risks
  • Risk management strategies and techniques

Module 8: Financial Communication and Reporting

  • Effective communication with financial professionals and stakeholders
  • Presenting financial information for non-finance audiences

Module 9: Financial Strategy and Planning

  • Aligning financial strategies with organizational goals
  • Supporting strategic planning and decision-making

Module 10: Performance Measurement and Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)

  • Understanding key performance indicators for financial analysis and evaluation

Module 11: Working Capital Management

  • Managing cash flow, accounts receivable, and inventory
  • Short-term financing options

Module 12: Cost of Capital and Capital Structure

  • Understanding the cost of capital
  • Evaluating different sources of financing
  • Capital structure decisions

Module 13: Financial Analysis for Decision-Making

  • Analyzing project profitability and feasibility
  • Evaluating business expansion opportunities

Module 14: Financial Planning and Forecasting

  • Long-term financial planning
  • Scenario analysis and sensitivity analysis

Module 15: Corporate Finance and Valuation

  • Understanding corporate finance principles
  • Valuation techniques for businesses and investments

General Notes

·         All our courses can be Tailor-made to participants' needs

·         The participant must be conversant in English

·         Presentations are well-guided, practical exercises, web-based tutorials, and group work. Our facilitators are experts with more than 10 years of experience.

·         Upon completion of training the participant will be issued with a Foscore development center certificate (FDC-K)

·         Training will be done at the Foscore development center (FDC-K) centers. We also offer inhouse and online training on the client schedule

·         Course duration is flexible and the contents can be modified to fit any number of days.

·         The course fee for onsite training includes facilitation training materials, 2 coffee breaks, a buffet lunch, and a Certificate of successful completion of Training. Participants will be responsible for their own travel expenses and arrangements, airport transfers, visa application dinners, health/accident insurance, and other personal expenses.

·         Accommodation, pickup, freight booking, and Visa processing arrangement, are done on request, at discounted prices.

·         Tablet and Laptops are provided to participants on request as an add-on cost to the training fee.

·         One-year free Consultation and Coaching provided after the course.

·         Register as a group of more than two and enjoy a discount of (10% to 50%)

·         Payment should be done before commence of the training or as agreed by the parties, to the FOSCORE DEVELOPMENT CENTER account, so as to enable us to prepare better for you.

·         For any inquiries reach us at or +254712260031






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