Free course: Management Accounting for Non-Accountants (Minehead)
  • The Adventure Centre, Warren Road, Minehead, TA24 5BG

  • The Adventure Centre, Warren Road, Minehead, TA24 5BG

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Would you like to improve your business’ financial planning? 

Designed specifically for those from a non-accounting background, this two-part course will help owners and managers to improve financial planning in their businesses, and will cover budgets and investment appraisal.

The workshop will include:

  • introduction to accounting – financial and management accounting
  • deciphering and using key financial statements: statement of financial position, income statement and cash flow
  • managing cash and stock: introduction to ratios: profitability, liquidity and efficiency
  • what is management accounting? An introduction to budgets
  • managing cash: sources of finance, forecasting and break-even analysis
  • introduction to investment analysis and how to use it.

Refreshments will be available on arrival and during breaks.

This course is being delivered by tutors from the University of Plymouth, with private sector business experience, in partnership with the Federation of Small Businesses, West Somerset Business Group and Skill Up West Somerset. The training forms part of the Hidden Talent in Somerset project which is funded by the European Social Fund and also provides an introduction to further training and higher-level skills opportunities.

Due to the nature of the funding delegates are required to bring ID as proof of age and the right to work in the UK – a passport is the most suitable proof.

Free to attend.

Attendance at both sessions required (the first session starts at 18:30 to allow for registration).

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