Advanced Professional Certificate Courses
These are short online certificate courses of a more advanced nature designed to help you develop professionally and achieve your career goals, while you earn a professional certificate which qualifies you for the appropriate continuous professional development (CPD).
Advanced Professional Certificate in Strategic Financial Management
Advanced Professional Certificate in Strategic Financial Management aims to enable the learner to strategically manage the finances of an organization by learning key concepts and skills in financial statement analysis, Identifying and evaluating sources of finance, cost analysis and control, analysis and preparation of financial budgets while using the relevant accounting practices for the strategic success of the organization.
The learner will be able to interpret, analyze and develop financial statements, gather useful financial information and control the costs of business operations with a detailed understanding of different types of financial statements, their structure, purpose and underlying concept and the latest techniques and methods employed in Cash flow controls. The learner will also be able to evaluate and appraise different investment options.
After the successful completion of the certificate, the student will be able to learn:
- The introduction, objectives and features of cost accounting.
- Difference between cost accounting and financial accounting.
- Various tools of cost accounting.
- Understanding the concept and Types of Costing Systems
- The various strategies of pricing policy.
- Financial performance and financial performance measures and analysis.
- Understanding the nature and utility of different financial ratios.
- Introduction to the Budgeting.
- To learn about vital roles in budget preparation.
- Concept, types and different approches to Budgeting.
- Study the various classification of sources of funds.
- Different concepts, motives and analysis of investment.
- The concept of working capital management.
All MSBM courses are accredited by the relevant partners and awarding bodies. Please refer to MSBM accreditation in about us for more details.
Entry RequirementsThere are no strict entry requirements for this course. Work experience will be added advantage to understanding the content of the course.
The certificate is designed to enhance the knowledge of the learner in the field. This certificate is for everyone eager to know more and gets updated on current ideas in their respective field. We recommend this certificate for the following audience.
- CEO, CFO, Director, Manager, Supervisor
- Finance Manager
- Investment Manager
- General Manager
- Line and functional Managers