• Financial Planning and Budgeting

    Financial Planning and Budgeting

    All budget, cost and pricing decisions are dependent on a clear business strategy and an understanding of the ‘value proposition’ of the organisation.
    This Financial Planning and Budgeting course begins by reviewing the broad objectives and content of business plans, then participants examine the “cash cycle” as the foundation for preparing business budgets and managing for results.  The course considers the drivers of cost and the approaches to setting prices.
    Financial Planning and the preparation of budgets are essential skills for anyone in the position of responsibility.   This workshop will help you to understand the language and processes of budgeting, costing and pricing.

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  • Undertaking Investigations and Writing Reports

    Part of a Manager’s responsibility in any business or Organisation is to investigate Discipline and Grievance issues or accidents under Health and Safety legislation.
    This course has been designed to help Managers to ensure they follow a consistent process and investigate incidents thoroughly, obtain appropriate evidence, question witnesses and then prepare evidence based reports which contain a firm conclusion and recommendation for future action.
    The highly experienced Trainer will work with the delegates using specific examples and guidelines and deliver a lively and interactive course which will build the confidence of delegates to undertake the process effectively.

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  • Bookkeeping and simple finances for administrators and office managers

    Bookkeeping and simple finances for administrators and office managers

    If you have responsibility in the office for simple book-keeping, VAT returns, operating cashbooks or you’d like to have a better understanding of how the finances work, this workshop will be useful to you.
    Whether you work in the public, private or not-for-profit sector the course  provides you with a basic understanding of accountancy, bookkeeping and financial management.
    It covers the day to day operation of the cashbook, the use of ledgers and the contents of year end accounts (including trading, profit & loss accounts and balance sheet).
    Worried about the jargon?  All will become clear with practical, friendly and relevant advice on what you need to get to grips with the money.

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