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Financial Literacy For Non-Accountants … Demystified!

“The financial literacy eLearning was good without information overload. The time went so quickly. The facilitator was easy to understand and follow and the content gave me a great understanding of financial records.” – Previous Participant

Key Skills

High-Level Financial Understanding

Accounts Preparation

Financial Statement Interpretation

Course Summary

  • Understand how to interpret the most common financial statements
  • Understand what each statement tells us about the organisation’s financial health
  • Know the process of preparing the annual accounts
  • What auditors do and how to select a good one

This eLearning will show you how to read, analyse, and interpret the three major financial statements that all organisations produce on a regular basis… and you won’t need to have a finance degree or be an accountant!

The information is presented using non-jargon, non-accountant-speak. We guarantee you will ‘get’ it!

  • The three important financial statements
    • The Balance sheet/statement of financial position
    • The income/profit or loss statement
    • The cash-flow statement
  • The role of auditors
  • Other commonly used financial terms and what they mean
  • Why financial literacy is so important …for your organisation and career

This course is delivered as a self-paced eLearning course, providing you with 30-days of access to engaging video content and learning material. The content is easy to navigate through our online learning platform, with the content and resources all in one place.

Peter Holdsworth - Pathways Australia

Peter Holdsworth – Facilitator 

Peter Holdsworth has spent most of his professional career leading, managing and advising community service organisations so he has unique insights into what works and what doesn’t … particularly in the art of management. He has post-graduate qualifications in management, is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management, a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and is a Churchill Fellow. He also sits on the boards of four community service organisations. His presentations are practical, engaging and memorable!

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, this financial literacy course will discuss financial lingo and provide detailed explanations for you to be able to use frequently and with confidence.
Yes, this eLearning will teach you how to interpret the three primary financial statements that all companies produce on a regular basis.
If you are in the accounts department or a division or department manager etc., it is essential for you to understand the financial health of your company for you to be able to make ongoing assessments. This session will provide you with great financial insights that you can use within any career.
Anyone who is involved in making a financial decision for the company; this includes members of the board, CEO’s, managers, and supervisors.
Yes, if you can obtain your companies financial statements, this would be very useful for you to work off within the online course.
This course is very suitable for you! It's an engaging and easy way to gain understanding of basic finances and financial documents.

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eLearning Bundle

This eLearning course is offered in a course bundle

In-House Courses

We can conduct any of courses specifically for your staff at your premises. This may prove to be cost-effective and, of course, we can tailor our programs to meet the specific requirements of your organisation and participants. 

Client Testimonials

“Very useful, relevant and I appreciate referring to our own accounts.”

5/5

Emily Elst, Hoxton MPM

“Excellent! A lot better than expected!”

5/5

Sheila Kushe, QLS

“I really enjoyed the financial literacy online course. Concepts were explained well, and the examples were relevant. The experience and delivery was of the facilitator was appreciated – thank you!”

5/5

Jordan Piovesana, SAHMRI

“The financial literacy eLearning was good without information overload. The time went so quickly. The facilitator was easy to understand and follow and the content gave me a great understanding of financial records.”

5/5

Julie McHenry, Goulburn Ovens Institute of TAFE
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