Financial Management in the Public Sector - Level 2

General

Program Description

Financial Management in the Public Sector – Level 2

Key Information

  • Course Code: PS105B
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Fee: £2725

Course Outline

Cash Management

  • Creating a cash budget
  • Determining the optimal cash balance

Financial Reporting and Analysis: The Statement of Net Assets

  • What information is in the statement of net assets?
  • The accounting process
  • Principles that govern accounting practices

Financial Reporting and Analysis: The Statement of Activities

  • What information is in the statement of activities?
  • Accounting bases

Financial Reporting and Analysis: Fund-Level Statements

  • Governmental funds
  • Proprietary funds
  • Fiduciary funds

Financial Condition Analysis (FCA)

  • What is financial condition analysis?
  • Determining measures in FCA
  • Identifying any warning trend of deteriorating financial condition
  • Specifying the relationship
  • Explaining the relationship
  • FCA report writing

Target audience

  • Financial and budget personnel in governments.
  • Anyone who is interested in governmental finance.

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Develop a cash budget.
  • Determine an optimal cash balance.
  • Use the optimal cash balance in cash management decision making.
  • Understand key elements in the statement of net assets.
  • Understand the accounting process.
  • Use the information in the statement of net assets in financial analysis.
  • Understand key elements in the statement of activities.
  • Understand the concept of accounting basis.
  • Apply the information in the statement of activities in financial analysis.
  • Understand the use of funds in governments.
  • Understand key elements in fund-level statements.
  • Use the information in fund-level statements in financial analysis.
  • Know what financial condition analysis is.
  • Determine measures to assess financial condition.
  • Identify any warning trend of a deteriorating financial condition.
  • Specify relationships in financial condition analysis.
  • Explain relationships in financial condition analysis.
  • Write a financial condition analysis report.

What is Included:

  • 30 hours of classroom-based training
  • Apple iPad
Last updated Mar 2020

About the School

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