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Finance Diploma

Length: Variable
Study pace: Full time/part time
Education level: Diploma program
Institute: Souters
Location: London

Description of Finance Diploma

Finance Diploma

Finance Diploma Program - Study with Souters in London

Gain the practical financial skills you need to succeed in an accounting or finance area of a company. Modules of the program include Bookkeeping , Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Access, and Finance for non-financial professionals. This program is highly practical and interactive, designed to take those with no financial background into a functioning finance role.

Admission requirements

Typical students do not hold a formal finance education or background but are interested in working in this field.

This program has an IELTS English language proficiency requirement. For more information about IELTS or to book a test, click below:

Degree & diploma

Upon successful completion of this program, students will be awarded a Finance Diploma.

Course Content

1. Bookkeeping Training Course

This is a 2 day intensive course aimed at providing the learner a sound understanding of double-entry bookkeeping.

  • The completion of financial documents such as invoices and credit notes
  • The recording of cash and credit transactions
  • Practical explanation of double entry system
  • Posting of ledgers and relevance of T-accounts
  • The preparing and balancing of a bank reconciliation
  • Petty Cash
  • Year end adjustments including accruals, depreciation, pre-payments etc.
  • Journals
  • Preparing a trial balance from raw data
  • Extended trial balances and year end adjustments
  • The creation of straightforward Profit & Loss and Balance sheet reports from trial balance

2. Finance for non-Financial people

This is 2 day intensive course aimed at providing a sound understanding in the concepts of finance, how to understand and analyze financial data.

  • The profit and loss account (income statement) and the balance sheet
  • How to stop abuses of established accounting policy.
  • The use of creative accounting methods
  • Key financial ratios
  • Ratio analysis to real company accounts in practical terms
  • Management of working capital
  • The importance of liquidity and cash-flow control
  • Cost control and management; categorization of costs
  • Trading margin and revenue generation improvements
  • What is break even analysis
  • How your business plans capital investment; assessment methods.
  • Achieve business targets through deployment of financial data.

3. Microsoft Excel

This course can be taken online or in our IT training center in London. The course includes an assessment which will lead to certification if successful.

4. Microsoft Access Course

This course can be taken online or in our IT training center in London. The course includes an assessment which will lead to certification if successful. 

Tuition & fees

The cost of this diploma program is £999.00.

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