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Training Courses from Activia
We have hundreds of courses for every business:
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Activia Training Locations
We have seventeen centres across the UK.
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Our Place or Yours? Training at Your Offices
Lots of our clients prefer us to come to them because it's easier to organise, and usually much more cost effective.
All you need is a training room, boardroom or suitable spare office. If you need laptops for a software course, we can provide them.
To see how little it can cost, click on the Prices & Dates tab at the top of this page, or locate the course using the Course Finder tab.
27-28 Clements Lane, London, EC4N 7AE
46-48 East Smithfield, London, E1W 1AW
133 Houndsditch, London, EC3A 7BX
93-95 Gloucester Place, London, W1U 6JQ
1 Ballards Lane, Finchley, London, N3 1LQ
City Hall, Victoria Street, London, SW1E 6QP
1 Victoria Square, Birmingham, B1 1BD
Two King Street, Nottingham, NG1 2AS
53 Fountain Street, Manchester, M2 2AN
47 Park Square East, Leeds, LS1 2NL
84 Queen Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire, S1 2DW
12 Mosley Street, Newcastle, NE1 1DE
Prices and Dates
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And under our Price Promise, we'll match any like-for-like quote.
Use our schedules, along with pricing, to help you to plan ahead.
We generally schedule three months in advance, but if you need a later date, ask us and we'll get back to you.
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Although we have great coverage of courses and locations,
(we can come to you, too), and very competitive pricing,
there's much more to what we do and how we work.
Why Activia? See why we believe that you won't find better value.
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Finance Training Courses From Activia
Finance for Non-Finance Managers
A One-Day Training Course
Do you have a management role but limited understanding of the financial implications of what happens in the company?
If you are competent in understanding and managing the financial aspects of your day-to-day business, you will be far more effective in your job, and with a course tailored exactly to your own requirements, we can provide you with the tools you need.
You will appreciate the likely financial effects of proposed changes or variable levels of performance, enhancing your decision making and simplifying the roles of other management functions.
You will learn technical terms and what they mean, as well as gaining a practical insight into how financial principles apply to business.
The result ? You will add a new and essential dimension to your decision making.
Take the fear out of finance and give yourself the confidence to understand financial matters as they relate to your business. This very practical course will build from little or no existing financial knowledge, and the content will be immediately applicable to your business.
Who Should Attend
Managers who need to gain a better understanding of the financial implications of their day to day decisions. This training course is designed for management level delegates who need a better understanding of business and/or organisational finance matters.
Introduction and Course Overview
Your Role in Your Company Finances
What is Finance?
Getting to Know the Players
Record Keeping Terminology
• Accounting • GAAP • Bookkeeping
The Balance Sheet
• Balance Sheet Overview • Balance Sheet Terms • Assets and Liabilities • Fixed vs Current Assets • Liabilities and Equity
Profit and Loss (Income) Statement
• Service and Sales Income • Methods of Recording Transactions
Cash Flow Statement
• Format of a Cash Flow Statement • Credit Terms and Discounts
Analysing Financial Statements
• Ratio Analysis
• Defining a Budget • Preparing a Budget • Types of Budget
The Human Aspect
You will learn many techniques that should enhance the smooth running and profitability of your business.
Feedback from Delegates on our Finance for Non-Finance Managers Courses
Average Review 3.7/5 based on 3 reviews.
"I thought the trainer was excellent!" Andrew Bason Jul 24 2013
"Enjoyable day well presented with a personable and knowledgeable trainer" Geoff Jackson Jul 24 2013
"Trainer showed flexibiliy in adapting the course to the audience." Manny Richter Jul 24 2013
Finance Training Courses from ActiviaWe can provide training in Business Finance at any of our seventeen centres UK wide, or we can come to your offices.
We have been training since 1995 with a philosophy of high quality, flexible and cost effective provision, so you can be confident that we have the expertise, and the experience, to give all you need with courses for Business Finance Awareness.
Call us now on 0845 230 6150 or request a free callback.