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Our practical, engaging financial training courses are designed specifically to meet your needs, whether you are a non-financial manager or a business professional.

We use interactive games and quizzes to simulate real life scenarios, such as budget reviews.

We send you away with practical skills that you can put into practice back at work, ensuring long-lasting learning.

Wherever possible we use live examples from your own company to bring the learning to life.

We have our own very simple business simulation which is a powerful tool for learning how the accounts fit together.

Our practical, engaging financial training courses are designed specifically for corporate communications, investor relations and financial PR practitioners. Choose from open courses, online courses or bespoke in-company training – all designed to make a real difference to your day-to-day work.

We use interactive games and quizzes to simulate real life scenarios, such as budget reviews.

We send you away with practical skills that you can put into practice back at work, ensuring long-lasting learning.

Wherever possible we use live examples from your own company to bring the learning to life.

We have our own very simple business simulation which is a powerful tool for learning how the accounts fit together.

 

Our practical, engaging financial training courses are designed specifically to meet your needs, whether you are a non-financial manager or a business professional.
Choose from open courses, online courses or bespoke in-company training – all designed to make a real difference to your day-to-day work.

We use interactive games and quizzes to simulate real life scenarios, such as budget reviews.

We send you away with practical skills that you can put into practice back at work, ensuring long-lasting learning.

Wherever possible we use live examples from your own company to bring the learning to life.

We have our own very simple business simulation which is a powerful tool for learning how the accounts fit together.

Exceptional tutors with substantial real world experience
Practical, highly effective accounting simulation board game
Concise online courses to consolidate your learning afterwards
Relaxed central London location with tasty, seasonal food

Our practical, engaging financial training courses are designed specifically to meet your needs, whether you are a non-financial manager or a business professional.

We use interactive games and quizzes to simulate real life scenarios, such as budget reviews.

We send you away with practical skills that you can put into practice back at work, ensuring long-lasting learning.

Wherever possible we use live examples from your own company to bring the learning to life.

We have our own very simple business simulation which is a powerful tool for learning how the accounts fit together.

Our practical, engaging financial training courses are designed specifically for corporate communications, investor relations and financial PR practitioners. Choose from open courses, online courses or bespoke in-company training – all designed to make a real difference to your day-to-day work.

We use interactive games and quizzes to simulate real life scenarios, such as budget reviews.

We send you away with practical skills that you can put into practice back at work, ensuring long-lasting learning.

Wherever possible we use live examples from your own company to bring the learning to life.

We have our own very simple business simulation which is a powerful tool for learning how the accounts fit together.

 

Our practical, engaging financial training courses are designed specifically to meet your needs, whether you are a non-financial manager or a business professional.
Choose from open courses, online courses or bespoke in-company training – all designed to make a real difference to your day-to-day work.

We use interactive games and quizzes to simulate real life scenarios, such as budget reviews.

We send you away with practical skills that you can put into practice back at work, ensuring long-lasting learning.

Wherever possible we use live examples from your own company to bring the learning to life.

We have our own very simple business simulation which is a powerful tool for learning how the accounts fit together.

Exceptional tutors with substantial real world experience
Practical, highly effective accounting simulation board game
Concise online courses to consolidate your learning afterwards
Relaxed central city locations with tasty, seasonal food

 

Interesting & Engaging Training Courses

All our public courses are run in small groups with experienced tutors who are adept at adjusting the course material to suit the delegates on the day.

Your tutor will be enthusiastic and knowledgeable with a talent for making complex concepts simple.

Most importantly, you will return to work with the tools in place to implement your learning and really make a difference.

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  • Thanks for an extremely enjoyable day yesterday; you really made the learning experience easy, the course was well structured, professionally delivered, and your genuine enthusiasm was infectious!

Open Courses for Non-Financial Managers

 

Developing/Leadership Skills

Commercial Finance for Non-Financial Managers

Commercial Finance for Non-Financial Managers London

Developing Skills  
 

Commercial Finance for HR

Commercial Finance for HR Professionals

Developing Skills  
 

Commercial Finance for Sales & Marketing

Commercial Finance for Sales & Marketing Professionals

Developing Skills  
 

Strategic & Commercial Finance for Business Leaders

Strategic & Commercial Finance for Business Leaders

Leadership Skills  
 

Excellent Venues

Our UK courses are held at wallacespace in central London. They believe, like us, that learning needs a stimulating environment that shrugs off the constraints of the typical office.

Our UK courses are held in central London
within walking distance from mainline stations.

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wallacespace have airy spaces flooded with
natural daylight designed to energise and inspire.

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Expect a wonderful selection of delicious food.
Enjoy breakfast, lunch and snacks during the day.

We offer certificates for all our courses, including the online courses that we include to enable you to consolidate your learning. 

Most CPD is now self-certified (e.g. accountancy, law etc) so we don’t offer CPD “points” for particular organisations. However, our courses would certainly meet most organisations’ CPD requirements.

 

Commercial Finance for Non-Financial Managers
Online Financial Training Courses

Our online financial training courses are written and designed in-house to be practical, concise and engaging.  They are great as a stand-alone learning tool, as a pre-course requirement or to consolidate your previous learning.

We break down each course into bite-sized chunks so that you can do 5 or 10 minutes at a time on your smartphone, tablet or laptop anywhere you like so long as you have an internet connection and headphones.

Our personalised approach means that you can email or phone your tutor if you have questions.

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Money-Puzzle

Financial Management
Online Courses

Understand income statements, balance sheets, budgeting & forecasting, investment appraisal and shareholder value – everything you need to become more financially astute with the following courses:

The Basics of Business Finance - Essentials Online Course

The Basics of Business Finance – Essentials Online Course

Introductory Skills  
 

Budgeting & Forecasting - Essentials Online Course

Budgeting and Forecasting – Essentials Online Course

Introductory Skills  
 

Investment Appraisal - Essentials Online Course

Investment Appraisal – Essentials Online Course

Introductory Skills  
 

How to Analyse a Company - Coffee Break Course

How to Analyse a Company – Coffee Break

Coffee Break  
 

Understanding Shareholder Value - Essentials Online Course

Understanding Shareholder Value – Essentials Online Course

Introductory Skills  
 

Get the first two courses with 10% discount for buying the bundle.
Get the first three courses with 10% discount for buying the bundle.
Get all the above courses with 10% discount for buying the bundle.
If you would like a different combination of courses with 10% discount, please contact us.
Learn key aspects of finance with our short courses lasting approximately 30-60 minutes each. 

Adjusted Profits

Adjusted Profits – Specialist Short Online Course

Specialist Short Online Course  
 

Leverage & How Much is Too Much?

Leverage & How Much is Too Much? – Specialist Short Online Course

Specialist Short Online Course  
 

Understanding Cash Flows

Understanding Cash Flows – Specialist Short Online Course

Specialist Short Online Course  
 

Rights Issues

Rights Issues – Specialist Short Online Course

Specialist Short Online Course  
 

Initial Public Offers

Initial Public Offers – Specialist Short Online Course

Specialist Short Online Course  
 

Understanding DCF Valuation

Understanding DCF Valuation – Specialist Short Online Course

Specialist Short Online Course  
 

Understanding Valuation Using Multiples

Understanding Valuation Using Multiples – Specialist Short Online Course

Specialist Short Online Course  
 

Evaluating M&A from a Financial Point
of View

Evaluating M&A from a Financial Point of View – Specialist Short Online Course

Specialist Short Online Course  
 

If you work in a listed company environment you may also be interested in the following courses:

Introduction to Companies, Funding & the Capital Markets - Online Course

Introduction to Companies, Funding & the Capital Markets – Essentials Online Course

Introductory Skills  
 

We offer certificates for all our courses, including the online courses that we include to enable you to consolidate your learning. 

Most CPD is now self-certified (e.g. accountancy, law etc) so we don’t offer CPD “points” for particular organisations. However, our courses would certainly meet most organisations’ CPD requirements.

 

Why FinanceTalking

Our financial training courses are designed by our experienced tutors and the way we do it really works.

Your tutor will be enthusiastic and knowledgeable with a talent for making complex concepts simple. Most importantly, we send you away with practical skills that you can put into practice back at work, ensuring long-lasting learning.

You will have access to a virtual classroom with further eLearning and/or briefing papers that will help you consolidate your learning.


Financial Training for Non-Financial Managers

We usually start the course design process with an analysis of your team’s needs. Download our learning needs analysis form here: LNA.

Below you can see a list of the subjects that we cover regularly and some examples of typical assignments.

If you would like to discuss your team's requirements,
please call Miranda Lane on +44 (0)1572 717000
or email miranda@financetalking.com.

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SUBJECTS

  • Building business acumen
  • Understanding financial statements
  • Budgeting, forecasting
  • Investment appraisal
  • Financial analysis
  • Financial markets
  • Corporate finance and shareholder value concepts
  • Company valuation and M&A

TYPICAL ASSIGNMENTS

Building financial acumen

"We'd like to improve the financial literacy of our divisional MDs so that they can engage fully in the reporting and planning process"

Corporate finance and M&A

"Our COO needs to understand the language of corporate finance in order to be able to evaluate M&A opportunities"

Understanding the City

"We'd like our staff to be familiar with the language of City professionals and understand their perspectives so that they can make their reports more relevant to clients"

Project appraisal

"We'd like account directors to use financial insight and skills in project management and decision-making"

Some of our Clients

arvato | BBC | DHL | Hempel | Lloyds Banking Group |Mouchel | MetLife | NET-A-PORTER | NCI Building Systems | RBS |Volkswagen | wallacespace