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Finance for Non-Financial Directors

Overview

In today’s business world, every director needs to recognise the key financial concepts and terminology that underpin a successful understanding of their organisation’s financial position.

This course designed specifically for non-financial directors and senior managers and will demystify the world of finance, allowing you to monitor the financial health of your business, evaluate business plans with confidence and contribute more effectively to boardroom discussion.

The IoD Award in Finance for Non-Financial Directors, Level 8 (SCQF) is a module of the Certificate in Company Direction qualification. This course may be booked online as a standalone module or taken as part of the full qualification. To book the full programme please contact the professional development team directly on +44 (0)20 7766 2601

Course Benefits

By attending this course you will be equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to assess the financial health of your business, appreciate the financial impact of the board’s strategic decisions and be able to identify the director’s legal obligations in relation to finance.

Learning Objectives

By attending this course you will gain the knowledge and skills to:

  • Identify the financial role and responsibilities of directors
  • Interpret financial statements in accordance with accounting principles and standards
  • Establish the financial health of a business using accepted financial ratios
  • Distinguish between management accounts and the statutory financial reports of a company
  • Differentiate between the various sources of finance available to a company and their relative advantages and disadvantages
  • Interpret the key components of capital investment appraisal

This course includes e-learning support which expands upon the concepts and ideas covered on the course and how to align these with your own organisation.

Course Leaders

Debora Morton Dare

Deborah Morton-Dare
Qualified chartered accountant, extensive experience in corporate finance as a financial consultant and company director. Speaker and writer.

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Jean Pousson

Jean Pousson
Experienced management consultant, coach and board director leading change initiatives.

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Terry Waymouth Terry Waymouth
Experienced director and business coach with a history of leading successful organisations and a focus on executive and board development.

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David Joel

David Joel
Former Director Serco Defence. Clients include MoD, Office Depot, Mainetti, Commerzbank and Skanska.

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05 Jun 2017 09:30
07 Jun 2017 17:00
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28 Jun 2017 09:30
30 Jun 2017 17:00
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11 Jul 2017 09:30
13 Jul 2017 17:00
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17 Jul 2017 09:30
19 Jul 2017 17:00
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02 Aug 2017 09:30
04 Aug 2017 17:00
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116 Pall Mall, London
06 Sep 2017 09:30
08 Sep 2017 17:00
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116 Pall Mall, London
25 Sep 2017 09:30
27 Sep 2017 17:00
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116 Pall Mall, London
04 Oct 2017 09:30
06 Oct 2017 17:00
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116 Pall Mall, London
11 Oct 2017 09:30
13 Oct 2017 17:00
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31 Oct 2017 09:30
02 Nov 2017 17:00
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15 Nov 2017 09:30
17 Nov 2017 17:00
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06 Dec 2017 09:30
08 Dec 2017 17:00
2350.00 GBP + VAT - Member
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