Develop confidence with your company finances

Equip yourself with the necessary knowledge and skill to assess the financial health of your business.

This course is designed specifically for business owners, non-Finance directors & senior managers, to help demystify the world of finance.

The aim of our course is to help you to assess the financial health of your  organisation in the context of it’s strategic objectives.

Chartered Accountant Pam Duxbury FCA


  • Instruction and training delivered by Chartered Accountant Pam Duxbury FCA
  • Small interactive classes
  • Specialised manual and course materials
  • Personalised certificate of completion
  • Lunch


This course, you will equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to assess the financial health of your business, understand the relationship between financial and corporate strategies, the concept of financial risk, the importance of risk assessment and management.

key areas of the course

Evaluate the director’s role and responsibilities in relation to finance and the relationship between financial and corporate strategies.

Outline ways of ensuring that management reporting is effective in enabling the organisation’s strategy to be achieved. Review of key areas that impact business valuation and how to prove your company’s value.

Understand common financial statements, how they relate to each other and how they are affected by business decisions.

How to use financial ratios and interpret accounts in order to assess the financial health of an organisation. Understanding the key factors to consider in relation to funding requirements and possible funding options.

Your Deep Dive

We also provide as an optional Day 2 session. Our deep dive allows you to focus on your own business finances with crucial analysis and guidance by our Finance Partner Pam Duxbury.


Understand the principles and starting points for forecasting and cashflow forecasting.  Using model accounts, building a live cashflow forecast and examples of the impact of changes will make to cash reserves.

Business Valuation – what are the principles behind business valuations; how do you drive more value into your business.

Open forum & workshop – troubleshooting your own company reports, what information to produce and how to improve your own internal information (time permitting)