Budgeting Cash flow And Management Accounts - Level 3

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Overview Once your business is operational, it’s essential to plan and tightly manage its financial performance. Creating a budgeting process …


Once your business is operational, it’s essential to plan and tightly manage its financial performance. Creating a budgeting process is the most effective way to keep your business – and its finances on track. A little advance planning can help avoid short-term shortages of cash. One useful tool for planning the use of capital in a business is a cash flow budget.

The key benefit of Budgeting cash flow and management is that it allows you to create a focus for the direction of your business and provides targets that will help your business grow. It will also give you the opportunity to stand back and review your performance and the factors affecting your business. This course outlines the importance of budgeting cash flow and management accounts – Level 3 and explains how to go about it. It suggests action points to help you manage your business’ financial position more effectively and ensure your plans are practical.

  • What will I learn?
  • Who is it for?
  • Method of Assessment
  • Certification
  • Entry Requirements
  • Career Path
  • Learn about preparing and presenting a budget
  • Learn about project budgeting
  • Gain an understanding of direct, fixed and variable costs
  • Learn how to prepare cash flow forecasts
  • Learn about management accounts
  • Students learning accounting or finance
  • Job seekers looking for a job in accounting or finance
  • Individuals working in the finance or accounting field

In order to complete the course successfully, learners will take an online assessment. This online test is marked automatically, so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.

Upon the successful completion of the course, you will be awarded the ‘Budgeting Cash flow And Management Accounts - Level 3’ certificate accredited by CPD.

  • Learners should be over the age of 16 and have a basic understanding of English, ICT and numeracy.
  • A sound educational background is recommended

Once you successfully complete the course, you will gain an accredited qualification that will prove your skills and expertise in the subject matter. With this qualification, you can further expand your knowledge by studying related courses on this subject, or you can go onto getting a promotion or salary increment in your current job role. Below given are a few of the jobs this certificate will help you in, along with the average UK salary per annum according to Payscale.

  • Operations manager – £82k per annum
  • Credit manager – £76k per annum
  • Treasury analyst – £63k per annum
  • Treasury manager – £108k per annum

Course Curriculum

1.1 Introduction to the course 00:10:00
All About Budgeting
2.1 All about budgeting 00:16:00
2.2 Budget excel Example template 00:12:00
Preparing & Presenting A Budget
3.1 Preparing & presenting a budget 00:15:00
Project Budgeting
4.1 Project Budget 00:13:00
4.2 Project budget template 00:07:00
Direct, Fixed & Variable Costs
5.1 Direct, Fixed & Variable Costs 00:12:00
Cashflow Forecasts
6.1 Overview 00:14:00
6.2 Cashflow forecast doing it 00:06:00
6.3 Input expenses 00:11:00
6.4 Adding up the net cash flow 00:09:00
6.5 Budgeting and Cashflow and Man Acs for NFP
6.6 Budget outline cashflow and man Acs for NFP checklist
Management Accounts
7.1 Management accounts 00:15:00
7.2 Management accounts using excel example 00:12:00
8.1 Conclusion 00:06:00
Mock Exam
Mock Exam: Budgeting Cash Flow and Management Accounts 00:40:00
Final Exam
Final Exam: Budgeting Cash Flow and Management Accounts 00:40:00
Certificate Download Guide
Certificate Download Guide 00:02:00

Students feedback


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    Kaye Weatheritt

    June 05, 2022
    Enjoyable course.

    I enjoyed working through this course. I feel a lot more confident with budgets now.

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    Sarah Horton

    May 17, 2022
    Great Course

    Clear and easy to follow.

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    Shay Parry

    February 13, 2021
    Great insights

    This is a great course and I have learned the process and gained insights into budgeting and management accounts.

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    Skyler Dean

    February 03, 2021

    Great material and well organised for a busy professional like me.

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    Angel Cunningham

    January 21, 2021

    There are many examples so that I don’t have to conceptualise everything and the material is more comprehensible that way.

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    Ryan Rose

    January 18, 2021
    Learned a lot

    I have learned a lot from this course and I think it will enable me to make sense of the more complicated concepts as I progress in my career.

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