Finance for Non-Finance Professionals Training Course

The Finance for Non-Finance Professionals course is designed for professionals, especially from functional areas other than finance such as sales, marketing, human resource, research and development, production, procurement, to gain an extensive working knowledge of critical financial principles. This training will help participants to understand and analyze financial statements as well as grasp the basic fundamentals of finance and accounting.

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  • 4 weeks | 24 hours Bootcamp
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  • 10 Dec, 2021 / 31 Dec, 2021
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What is this Finance for Non-Finance Professionals course all about?

The Finance for Non-Finance Professionals course provides a basic understanding of finance and accounting concepts to professionals in non-finance functional sectors to help drive their organization's growth. The course module includes selected aspects of finance from a non-financial specialist perspective focusing on financial analysis: planning, forecasting, and budgeting; cash flow, and strategic financing. This course takes a practical approach to consider how finance theory is applied to practical knowledge in the business world.

What is this Finance for Non-Finance Professionals course all about?

The Finance for Non-Finance Professionals course provides a basic understanding of finance and accounting concepts to professionals in non-finance functional sectors to help drive their organization's growth. The course mod...

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Why is getting trained in Finance for Non-Finance important? 

The Finance for Non-Finance professionals training will raise the level of financial awareness of participants and enable them to use the financial information provided to make better short-term and long-term decisions in managing their businesses. Professionals become financially fluent by mastering key aspects of accounting and corporate finance to make financial decisions on their own for their organization’s growth. 

 

Why is getting trained in Finance for Non-Finance important? 

The Finance for Non-Finance professionals training will raise the level of financial awareness of participants and enable them to use the financial information provided to make better short-term and long-term decisions in managin...

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Why do Companies hire Finance for Non-Finance trained professionals?

Finance is a lifeline for organizations, and individuals with a background in finance have been considered to be extremely efficient at managing the day-to-day financial operations of any organization. Companies hire these professionals for their ability to manage the financial aspects of a business entity in addition to helping them in understanding the various financial reports for making important business decisions.

 

Why do Companies hire Finance for Non-Finance trained professionals?

Finance is a lifeline for organizations, and individuals with a background in finance have been considered to be extremely efficient at managing the day-to-day financial operations of any organization. Companies hire these prof...

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Industry Trends

The changing landscape across organizations has resulted in non-finance executives understand the financial aspects of their business. Learning financial fundamentals and concepts is becoming beneficial for both junior- as well as middle-level executives working in non-financial domains/sectors/divisions. This Finance for Non-Finance professionals course comes with its own set of merits and opportunities in the market, let us see how.

 

Market trends Market trends

A common trait found in all successful executives is that they possess a strong foundation in the financial aspects of the business. Knowledge of finance is becoming an edge to move up the corporate ladder in today’s world. With money being the ultimate scale for success, the demand for candidates for non-finance managerial positions with extensive knowledge of finance is rising in the UAE. 

 

Salary Trend Salary Trends

For non-finance executives, acquiring financial knowledge and being equipped with financial tools helps them in increasing their earning potential. The average base salary for non-finance executives/managers in the UAE with sound knowledge of financial concepts is comparatively higher than the ones without. These professionals can contribute widely to the financial growth of an organization.

 

Demand & Opportunities

There is a direct or indirect financial implication to every business decision. In the current environment, rife with uncertainty, not possessing the right skillsets can have a detrimental impact and be viewed as a potential risk. The completion of the Finance for Non-Finance professionals course gives an assurance of the necessary competency in related roles, thus making these opportunities easier to avail.

A few of the most-sought Non-Finance job roles which can benefit from finance knowledge available in the Dubai region (as observed in popular Dubai job portals) follow:

 

  1. Middle-level Executives working in non-finance sectors such as sales, marketing, human resource, and production who deals with executive-level tasks can enhance their functions with their knowledge on financial concepts

  2. Non-Finance Managers in the sales, marketing, project management who is responsible for planning and implementing new strategies and plans for the organization 

  3. Senior Managers are responsible for the overall operations and profitability of a company. Their goal is to maximize this organization's efficiency for which their extensive knowledge of finance can play a vital role.

Course Outcome

Successful completion of the Finance for Non-Finance Professionals course can help you to:

  • Understand the language associated with finance

  • Know how and when to use financial terms and analysis techniques

  • Read and assess company performance using financial statements

  • Recognize the link between organizational strategy and financial objectives

  • Use "the numbers" to your best advantage to make more informed decisions

Course Module

  • The accounting equation
  • Cash versus Accrual
  • What are Assets, Liabilities, and Equity?
  • Why you should read the balance sheet?
  • Cracking the jargon (Leverage, capital, etc.)
  • Simple measures of profitability, liquidity and efficiency
  • What does it all add up to?- Analysing the finances
  • Common sources of capital
  • Debt versus Equity
  • The positive and negative sides of debt
  • Cost of debt and equity
  • Why do we need budgets?
  • Basics of accounting
  • Types of budgets
  • Preparing the profitability budget
  • Income statement
  • Reading statements: What it tells you and it doesn’t?
  • Cracking the jargon (EBIT, EBITDA, etc.)
  • What are the Inflows and outflows?
  • The critical difference between Cash and profit
  • Time value of money
  • Basic principles of appraisal
  • Popular methods of appraisal: Payback, NPV and IRR

Course Module

  • The accounting equation
  • Cash versus Accrual
  • Income statement
  • Reading statements: What it tells you and it doesn’t?
  • Cracking the jargon (EBIT, EBITDA, etc.)
  • What are Assets, Liabilities, and Equity?
  • Why you should read the balance sheet?
  • Cracking the jargon (Leverage, capital, etc.)
  • Simple measures of profitability, liquidity and efficiency
  • What does it all add up to?- Analysing the finances
  • What are the Inflows and outflows?
  • The critical difference between Cash and profit
  • Common sources of capital
  • Debt versus Equity
  • The positive and negative sides of debt
  • Cost of debt and equity
  • Time value of money
  • Basic principles of appraisal
  • Popular methods of appraisal: Payback, NPV and IRR
  • Why do we need budgets?
  • Basics of accounting
  • Types of budgets
  • Preparing the profitability budget

Program Dates

10 Dec
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22 Dec
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31 Dec
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Expert Instructors & Teaching Methods

We take immense pride in our skilled instructors and trainers who teach the Finance for Non-Finance course at Learns Point. Our trainers are globally recognized for their expertise and experience in various aspects of financial fields. Many of our instructors have worked in companies around the globe and have a lot of practical experience to share with the students. We at Learners Point adopt a data-driven research approach to learning and teaching so the experience is highly customizable and thoroughly engaging for learners from all walks of life. The sessions are classroom-based and led by an instructor. For those who seek more flexibility, we also offer high quality live and interactive sessions online.

We at Learners Point believe in encouraging our students to embark upon a journey of lifelong learning and self-development, with the aid of our comprehensive and distinctive courses tailored to current market trends. The manifestation of our career-oriented approach is what we assure through a pleasant professional enriched environment with cutting-edge technology, and an outstanding while highly acknowledged training staff that uses up-to-date methodologies and quality course material. With our aim to mold professionals to be future leaders, our industry expert trainers provide the best in town mentorship to our students while endowing them with the thirst for knowledge and inspiring them to strive for professional and human excellence.

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Learners Point Certificate

Earn a Course Completion Certificate, an official Learners Point credential that confirms that you have successfully completed a course with us.

CPD Certification

Earn a globally recognized CPD UK Certification with professional credit points. This certificate can be attested by The UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MoFAIC) for UAE visa issuance. 

KHDA Certificate

Earn a KHDA attested Course Certificate. The Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) is the educational quality assurance and regulatory authority of the Government of Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Why Count on Learners Point?

Being the leading providers of Finance for Non-Finance Professionals training courses in Dubai, at Learners Point we help professionals master the necessary skill sets to successfully complete the Finance for Non-Finance training.

Following are the USPs our Finance for Non-Finance Professionals training course offers you:

  • We look at real-world scenarios organizations face and formulate our Finance for Non-Finance Professionals training course as per practical requirements.
  • Apart from theoretical knowledge, we also focus on practical case studies to give you a reality check and insight into what exactly will be asked of you while you are in a demanding role.
  • Our bespoke Finance for Non-Finance course also equips you with hands-on experience by offering assignments related to the actual work environment.
  • Apart from organizing group sessions, we also offer one-to-one sessions to enhance the quality of our Finance for Non-Finance Professionals training program.
  • We also take a discrete approach to career guidance so that one can be successfully placed as a professional.

 

Learners Experience

“I feel very confident at work having finished the Finance for Non-Finance course. Earlier I used to get intimidated whenever the financial discussions happened at work. I soon realized that to grow in the company I need to learn about finances and was looking for a course that can teach someone like me, having no finance background, the important concepts, and applications in finances. Now I am getting recognition for sharing my ideas which align with the company’s financial goals and make a great impact on my seniors.”

“I feel very confident at work having finished the Finance for Non-Finance course. Earlier I used to get intimidated w [...]

Sumaira

HR Manager

“I got promoted to a senior-level position and wanted to take up a course which would offer financial knowledge but from the basics. I found this course a great fit and the institute was very accomodating due to my hectic work schedule. I feel more confident now in business meetings empowered and can easily interact with everyone in the correct financial language. I am now focusing on developing a short financial report for my vertical at work.”

“I got promoted to a senior-level position and wanted to take up a course which would offer financial knowledge but fr [...]

Nouf Alsmari

Project Coordinator

“I was scared going into the first class as I had not much learning of the financial field but the atmosphere and the teachers made me very comfortable. After that, I enjoyed the course and successfully finished it. Now with my new certification, I can look for better opportunities within my field.”

“I was scared going into the first class as I had not much learning of the financial field but the atmosphere and the [...]

Abeer Alsumaily

HR Specialist

“Having no prior knowledge of the financial field, I took up the Finance for Non-Finance course. I had a great learning and interactive experience at Learners Point. I wanted to learn the basics that I can employ in my new business and that is exactly what the course taught me. The focus on practical application, not just theory, is what stood out for me. This is one of the best Finance for Non-Finance course in Dubai

“Having no prior knowledge of the financial field, I took up the Finance for Non-Finance course. I had a great learnin [...]

Nouf Alqahtani

Marketing Officer at Sultan Bin Abdulaziz Humanitarian City (SBAHC)

“I had been wanting to venture into the field of finance and came across this course during my search. I am so proud of my decision to choose Learners Point and their Fiance for Non-Finance course. The teachers have deep knowledge in the field and ensuring that all doubts are quickly cleared. I have already secured a job within a month of course completion.”

“I had been wanting to venture into the field of finance and came across this course during my search. I am so proud o [...]

Mohammed Aliyady

Partner - Cyber Content Information Technology | CCIT Full-time

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Frequently Asked Questions

For non-financial executives, learning the financial concepts is a great way to improve the skills and abilities to manage the financial aspects of a business entity. This course can help professionals to engage in the financial situation of an organization and is beneficial for them to make a mark in this competitive world.
With finance being the backbone of any business, this course is the ultimate course for you to learn and master finance concepts and tools. This will help you play a vital role in elevating your professional profile and invite demanding job opportunities..
This course is designed for non-finance professionals and so participants do not require prior knowledge of Accounting and Finance.
A comprehensive understanding of the key concepts of business finance for non-financial managers makes their decision-making effective and gets them closer to their ultimate goals and objectives. This training gives an assurance of the competency non-financial professionals holds to fulfill their demanding role.
This program is designed for managers, senior managers, and middle-level executives in non-financial positions who need to improve their financial skills in order to make critical business decisions involving cost savings, budgets, new projects, growth strategies, etc. This course can also potentially benefit entrepreneurs who are required to make daily business decisions regarding their companies.

Frequently Asked Questions

For non-financial executives, learning the financial concepts is a great way to improve the skills and abilities to manage the financial aspects of a business entity. This course can help professionals to engage in the financial situation of an organization and is beneficial for them to make a mark in this competitive world.
A comprehensive understanding of the key concepts of business finance for non-financial managers makes their decision-making effective and gets them closer to their ultimate goals and objectives. This training gives an assurance of the competency non-financial professionals holds to fulfill their demanding role.
With finance being the backbone of any business, this course is the ultimate course for you to learn and master finance concepts and tools. This will help you play a vital role in elevating your professional profile and invite demanding job opportunities..
This program is designed for managers, senior managers, and middle-level executives in non-financial positions who need to improve their financial skills in order to make critical business decisions involving cost savings, budgets, new projects, growth strategies, etc. This course can also potentially benefit entrepreneurs who are required to make daily business decisions regarding their companies.
This course is designed for non-finance professionals and so participants do not require prior knowledge of Accounting and Finance.
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