GE107

Finance for Non-Financial Managers - Part I

Learn to read and analyze accounting and financial information.

93%

overall satisfaction for this course

?Average calculated from scores obtained from 640 participants who took this course.
  • Duration 2 days
  • Regular fee 925
  • Preferential fee 795?
  • Locations
    • Montreal
    • Quebec City
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Accreditation and partners association

  • Project Management Institute 12 PDU
SUMMARY
DETAILS

Objectives

To provide the knowledge and skills required to read and analyze financial statements, interpret financial information using key ratios, and evaluate your company’s financial situation so as to ensure more informed strategic decision-making.

Targeted audience

All management positions.

Prerequisite

None.

Customer Testimonials

Well simplified. I have significantly increased my level of comprehension in finance.

Marc C. / Directeur des ventes, Groupe Permacon

Content

  • The language of finance and accounting: terminology and conventions
  • How key financial statements are structured: balance sheets, income statements, profit-and-loss statements, shareholders’ equity statements
  • Tools for analyzing various financial statements
  • Financial ratios: interpretation, return on investment, break-even point, limits and trends
  • The link between financial and accounting analysis and strategic development
  • Comparing corporate results with industry norms: applicable factors
  • Analyzing the profitability or cost effectiveness of sales, share participation, share financing
  • A model for predicting financial distress (bankruptcy)

DATES*

*Unless stated otherwise, all sessions are in French.
  • Montreal

    January 5 to January 6 2017

  • Quebec City

    February 9 to February 10 2017

  • Montreal

    April 6 to April 7 2017

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