Strategic Financial Management and Reporting-FA 5002

22 Apr 24-26 Apr 24 (London, UK), 03 Jun 24-07 Jun 24 (Dubai, UAE), 14 Oct 24-18 Oct 24 (London, UK),

Course Overview

    This course offers a comprehensive exploration of financial management and reporting, emphasizing strategic approaches to financial decision-making. Participants will delve into the intricacies of financial accounting, budgeting, and planning, equipping them with the knowledge and skills necessary to navigate complex financial landscapes, optimize resources, and drive organizational success.


Learning Outcome

    At the end of this course delegates will be better able to:

    • Understanding financial statements (balance sheets, income statements, cash flow statements)
    • Identify   the   various   user   groups   which   need   accounting   information   and   the qualitative characteristics of financial statements.
    • Identify the underlying assumptions, policies and changes in accounting estimates.
    • Identify the basic methods of valuing assets on current cost, fair value and value in use bases, and their impact on profit measures and balance sheet values.
    • Explain   the   influence   of   legislation (e.g.   Companies   Acts, EC   directives) and international accounting standards(IAS), International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS) on the production of published accounting information for organizations.
    • Prepare income statements, statement of changes in equity and balance sheets from trial balance.
    • Prepare accounts from incomplete records.


Indicative Contents

    Conceptual and regulatory framework

    • Overview of principles of accounting and financial reporting
    • Ratio analysis for assessing financial health
    • Conceptual framework of accounting
    • Identifying and mitigating financial risks
    • Evaluating profitability, liquidity, and solvency
    • Accounting regulation
    • Preparation of accounts
    • Creating and managing budgets
    • Preparation of final financial reports
    • Financial planning and control


More Detail
Duration This is a one-week programme spread over 5 working days.
Certification Certificate of completion is issued on the successful completion of the course.
Location (London, UK), (Dubai, UAE), (London, UK)
Travel and accommodation Travel and accommodation to be paid for at source by delegates.

London: £4,500.00 (Excl. VAT) per delegate for 1 week. Dubai: $5,850.00 (Excl. VAT) per delegate for 1 week.