Finance Training Courses

The LMC Finance courses give delegates the essential skills and techniques they need to support management decision making, business planning and financial control.

Modern managers need to possess and master a variety of short and long-term financial decision-making techniques.  This course will explore these techniques through a series of practical scenarios which illustrate how they can be used in the business environment.  Excel is used extensively to develop a range of financial models to demonstrate technique application. The course will further explore the incorporation of risk and uncertainty into the decision-making process by using more advanced Excel, and will also explore scenario modelling and sensitivity analysis using Excel.

This course explores the importance of linking performance measurement with company strategy to ensure a coherent approach to performance management.  The course will examine the use of both financial and non-financial measures, as well as the challenges of controlling divisionalized performance.  This practical and engaging course will also consider how performance monitoring and appraisal can be linked to employee motivation retention and development.

This course is designed to provide delegates with an understanding of contemporary strategic issues which is essential to their organisations' long-term survival and growth in today’s rapidly changing business environment. The course reviews the main external information from many perspectives, including economic, governance, technological and accounting.  It will also provide effective sources of information which should be a key part of any executive’s environmental scanning strategy. 

In today's volatile business environment companies need to enhance their budgeting process to meet the high demands placed on management. This course will deliver the understanding of the significance of budgeting and its proactive use within the organisation. Delegates will have an opportunity to explore ways in which operational cost control combined with budgeting will enhance the overall performance of themselves and their organisations.

CPD Certified Courses

This course is designed to introduce delegates to accounting tools and techniques being used in modern business environments.  It focusses on the growing role of the management accountant in making input into strategic decision to gain and maintain competitive advantage.  It also explores how changes in environmental awareness are impacting on decision making and how this can be incorporated into accounting information.  Different approaches to budgeting and control are explored as are approaches to performance management.  Use of contemporary cases is a key feature of this course.

This programme is designed to identify the importance of financial reporting in business while looking at the framework of accounting and financial reporting standards.  Delegates will learn how to identify key accounting issues and report them on financial statements.

This course will also explore how internal reporting contributes to control of costs, revenues, investment, and financing, which is essential in the identification and rectification of problems while making and implementing profitable and value-adding decisions.

This course is designed to give delegates an introduction to business finance.  This will increase their impact on financial planning, budgeting and forecasting and allow them to contribute to their organisation's success by using financial concepts to make better business decisions.  The programme will explore the importance of financial information in business operations and management, and introduce delegates to key financial statements, the role of management accounting information in decision making and the role of budgeting in the planning and control process.  This course also explains and develops tools and techniques which will enable delegates to understand the business from both a financial and strategic perspective, as well as how business decisions will impact on corporate profitability. 

This course will enable delegates to understand and apply appropriate strategic financial management tools, evaluate financial management options and assess and evaluate proposed strategies in the context of management needs and organisational policies. 

This programme will cover the principles, techniques and skills involved in effective strategic financial management; delegates will receive an understanding of the impact of financial management on corporate risk and how to contribute more effectively to corporate strategy by taking a more proactive and forward-looking approach.

CPD Certified Courses

The introduction of a Value Added Tax (VAT) in GCC countries has led to a requirement for companies to upgrade the skills of their accounting staff to fully understand and properly account for the VAT. This course will enable delegates to understand VAT and apply it in a practical manner.
This programme will cover the principles, techniques and skills involved in the systems required for VAT, its accounting and reporting to the authorities.

This course is designed to provide delegates with the strategies and techniques to identify financial risks and to mitigate them. This course will enhance delegates’ awareness of the subject while providing them with the tools and skills to implement risk management procedures. Participants will also develop an understanding of the main types of financial risks while receiving practical approaches to manage and mitigate them.

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